The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 18 14 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 86 150 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.38% 9.55% 5.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.75% 10.20% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 111 47
Median daily rate £525 £520 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £438 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £616 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £36.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+36.98% -11.51%
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
1109 1471 1091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.11% 93.69% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 974 720
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 46 34
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £10.00 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Architect in the job title.

1 72 (35.64%) Java
2 68 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (18.81%) Spring
3 38 (18.81%) MongoDB
4 36 (17.82%) Finance
5 35 (17.33%) HTML
6 33 (16.34%) Enterprise Architecture
7 32 (15.84%) HTML5
7 32 (15.84%) JavaScript
8 31 (15.35%) Microsoft
9 30 (14.85%) Open Source
9 30 (14.85%) Microservices
10 29 (14.36%) DevOps
10 29 (14.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (13.86%) Amazon AWS
12 26 (12.87%) Banking
12 26 (12.87%) Splunk
13 24 (11.88%) NoSQL
14 23 (11.39%) PaaS
15 22 (10.89%) RESTful
15 22 (10.89%) JSON
15 22 (10.89%) Linux
16 21 (10.40%) Scrum
16 21 (10.40%) JIRA
16 21 (10.40%) TOGAF
16 21 (10.40%) Scala
16 21 (10.40%) Confluence
16 21 (10.40%) Microsoft Azure
16 21 (10.40%) MuleSoft
17 20 (9.90%) Analytical Skills

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 21 (10.40%) Confluence
2 19 (9.41%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (4.95%) Apache
4 8 (3.96%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.99%) CMS
6 1 (0.50%) IIS
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.50%) SAS
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.50%) Site Server
6 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.86%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (11.39%) PaaS
3 21 (10.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.96%) Office 365
5 7 (3.47%) IaaS
6 5 (2.48%) SaaS
7 4 (1.98%) CloudBees
7 4 (1.98%) GitHub
7 4 (1.98%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.96%) Network Security
2 7 (3.47%) DNS
2 7 (3.47%) OpenLDAP
3 6 (2.97%) Internet
4 5 (2.48%) Firewall
5 4 (1.98%) LAN
6 3 (1.49%) MPLS
6 3 (1.49%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (1.49%) VPN
6 3 (1.49%) WAN
7 2 (0.99%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.99%) SSL
7 2 (0.99%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.50%) DHCP
8 1 (0.50%) DSL
8 1 (0.50%) HTTP
8 1 (0.50%) SAN
8 1 (0.50%) SMTP
8 1 (0.50%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.81%) MongoDB
2 24 (11.88%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (4.46%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.46%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.47%) Redis
6 4 (1.98%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.98%) MySQL
7 3 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.49%) Big Data
8 2 (0.99%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.50%) Informix
9 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (10.40%) JIRA
2 20 (9.90%) Jenkins
3 15 (7.43%) Selenium
4 14 (6.93%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.97%) JMeter
6 4 (1.98%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.98%) SonarQube
7 3 (1.49%) Maven
8 2 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.50%) JProfiler
9 1 (0.50%) JUnit
9 1 (0.50%) LoadUI
9 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.50%) VisualVM
General
1 36 (17.82%) Finance
2 26 (12.87%) Banking
3 15 (7.43%) Retail
4 7 (3.47%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.98%) Advertising
6 2 (0.99%) Back Office
6 2 (0.99%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) iGaming
7 1 (0.50%) Marketing
7 1 (0.50%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (18.81%) Spring
2 35 (17.33%) HTML
3 32 (15.84%) HTML5
4 22 (10.89%) JSON
4 22 (10.89%) RESTful
5 19 (9.41%) CSS
5 19 (9.41%) Play Framework
5 19 (9.41%) Spring Boot
6 18 (8.91%) CSS3
6 18 (8.91%) Middleware
7 16 (7.92%) Django
7 16 (7.92%) Velocity
8 13 (6.44%) REST
9 10 (4.95%) SOAP
10 8 (3.96%) .NET
11 7 (3.47%) LAPP Stack
12 4 (1.98%) AngularJS
12 4 (1.98%) J2EE
12 4 (1.98%) JMS
12 4 (1.98%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.94%) Social Media
3 11 (5.45%) User Experience
4 8 (3.96%) Mainframe
4 8 (3.96%) NHS
5 7 (3.47%) CESG
5 7 (3.47%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.47%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.97%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.97%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.48%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.49%) Tandem
9 2 (0.99%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (0.99%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Licensing
10 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.89%) Linux
2 6 (2.97%) Windows
3 3 (1.49%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.50%) Android
5 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (16.34%) Enterprise Architecture
3 30 (14.85%) Microservices
3 30 (14.85%) Open Source
4 29 (14.36%) DevOps
4 29 (14.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (10.40%) Scrum
5 21 (10.40%) TOGAF
6 17 (8.42%) Technical Architecture
7 16 (7.92%) TDD
8 14 (6.93%) Release Management
9 13 (6.44%) Configuration Management
10 12 (5.94%) Data Architecture
10 12 (5.94%) Data Modelling
10 12 (5.94%) Kanban
10 12 (5.94%) Software Architecture
11 11 (5.45%) Identity Management
12 10 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (4.95%) CRM
12 10 (4.95%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 72 (35.64%) Java
2 32 (15.84%) JavaScript
3 21 (10.40%) Scala
4 16 (7.92%) Ruby
5 15 (7.43%) Python
6 12 (5.94%) PHP
7 8 (3.96%) SQL
8 4 (1.98%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (6.44%) CISSP
2 11 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.97%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (2.97%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.48%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (1.98%) CRISC
5 4 (1.98%) Degree
6 3 (1.49%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.99%) CLAS
7 2 (0.99%) ISEB
8 1 (0.50%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) CCNA
8 1 (0.50%) CEH
8 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.50%) CISM
8 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) GIAC
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.47%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.98%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.98%) QA
4 3 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.50%) COBIT
5 1 (0.50%) HL7
5 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 11 (5.45%) Active Directory
1 11 (5.45%) Docker
2 6 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (9.90%) Puppet
2 15 (7.43%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.47%) Nagios
4 2 (0.99%) logstash
4 2 (0.99%) SCCM
5 1 (0.50%) Ansible
5 1 (0.50%) Grafana
5 1 (0.50%) Graphite
5 1 (0.50%) vMotion
5 1 (0.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 31 (15.35%) Microsoft
2 26 (12.87%) Splunk
3 21 (10.40%) MuleSoft
4 15 (7.43%) AppDynamics
4 15 (7.43%) New Relic
5 8 (3.96%) VMware
6 6 (2.97%) Cognos
7 4 (1.98%) Citrix
7 4 (1.98%) Dell
8 3 (1.49%) Oracle
9 2 (0.99%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.99%) Cisco
9 2 (0.99%) Intel Security
9 2 (0.99%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.50%) HP
10 1 (0.50%) Kony
10 1 (0.50%) NetApp
10 1 (0.50%) NETGEAR
10 1 (0.50%) SonicWALL
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