The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Applications Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 106 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.067% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £700 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.78% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £480 £488
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Applications Architect
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1432 1631 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.43% 94.83% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 987 1159 644
Median daily rate £400 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 49 30
Median hourly rate £12.25 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £37.04 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured Applications Architect in the job title.

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Architect across the Leeds region.

Applications Architect Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Applications Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) JIRA
3 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
3 4 (36.36%) Confluence
3 4 (36.36%) Service Design
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Microservices
4 3 (27.27%) Liquibase
4 3 (27.27%) SonarQube
4 3 (27.27%) Bareos
4 3 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (27.27%) yum
4 3 (27.27%) Puppet
4 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 3 (27.27%) RESTful
4 3 (27.27%) JUnit
4 3 (27.27%) Spring
4 3 (27.27%) Maven
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) JUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Liquibase
2 3 (27.27%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) SonarQube
2 3 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) RESTful
1 3 (27.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
2 4 (36.36%) Service Design
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Microservices
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Bareos
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
1 3 (27.27%) yum
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft