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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Rank 21 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 69 115 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.30% 8.08% 6.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.60% 8.50% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 83 46
Median daily rate £520 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £426 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £666 £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 £55.00 £55.00 £36.13
% change year-on-year
- +52.24%

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
1046 1353 1029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.44% 95.01% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 915 736
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.38 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +23.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.40 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 77 (43.50%) Java
2 63 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (23.73%) MongoDB
4 41 (23.16%) Spring
5 37 (20.90%) HTML
6 35 (19.77%) HTML5
6 35 (19.77%) Open Source
7 34 (19.21%) JavaScript
8 32 (18.08%) Finance
9 30 (16.95%) Microservices
10 29 (16.38%) Linux
10 29 (16.38%) Amazon AWS
11 27 (15.25%) Microsoft
12 26 (14.69%) Banking
12 26 (14.69%) Splunk
13 25 (14.12%) DevOps
14 24 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
14 24 (13.56%) RESTful
14 24 (13.56%) Enterprise Architecture
14 24 (13.56%) JSON
15 22 (12.43%) Scala
15 22 (12.43%) PaaS
15 22 (12.43%) NoSQL
15 22 (12.43%) Scrum
15 22 (12.43%) Jenkins
16 21 (11.86%) Play Framework
16 21 (11.86%) Spring Boot
17 20 (11.30%) MuleSoft
17 20 (11.30%) CSS3
17 20 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management

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 20 (11.30%) Confluence
2 18 (10.17%) Cloud Foundry
3 15 (8.47%) Apache
4 11 (6.21%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.26%) CMS
6 3 (1.69%) IIS
7 2 (1.13%) Mule
8 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.56%) Site Server
8 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.69%) SAP HCM
2 3 (1.69%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.38%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (12.43%) PaaS
4 6 (3.39%) IaaS
5 4 (2.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.26%) Office 365
6 3 (1.69%) CloudBees
6 3 (1.69%) GitHub
6 3 (1.69%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.78%) Internet
2 9 (5.08%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (4.52%) Network Security
4 5 (2.82%) DNS
5 4 (2.26%) AMQP
6 3 (1.69%) SAN
6 3 (1.69%) VPN
6 3 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.13%) HTTP
7 2 (1.13%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.13%) LAN
7 2 (1.13%) MPLS
7 2 (1.13%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.56%) DHCP
8 1 (0.56%) Firewall
8 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (23.73%) MongoDB
2 22 (12.43%) NoSQL
3 13 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (5.08%) MySQL
4 9 (5.08%) Redis
4 9 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.52%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.13%) Big Data
7 2 (1.13%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.13%) Informix
8 1 (0.56%) OLAP
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (12.43%) Jenkins
2 20 (11.30%) JIRA
3 17 (9.60%) Cucumber
4 16 (9.04%) Selenium
5 7 (3.95%) JMeter
6 4 (2.26%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.69%) Maven
7 3 (1.69%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.13%) Xcode
9 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.56%) JProfiler
9 1 (0.56%) JUnit
9 1 (0.56%) LoadUI
9 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.56%) VisualVM
General
1 32 (18.08%) Finance
2 26 (14.69%) Banking
3 17 (9.60%) Retail
4 8 (4.52%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.69%) Advertising
5 3 (1.69%) Games
6 1 (0.56%) iGaming
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (23.16%) Spring
2 37 (20.90%) HTML
3 35 (19.77%) HTML5
4 24 (13.56%) JSON
4 24 (13.56%) RESTful
5 21 (11.86%) Play Framework
5 21 (11.86%) Spring Boot
6 20 (11.30%) CSS
6 20 (11.30%) CSS3
7 19 (10.73%) Django
8 18 (10.17%) Middleware
9 16 (9.04%) Velocity
10 13 (7.34%) REST
11 9 (5.08%) LAPP Stack
12 8 (4.52%) Node.js
12 8 (4.52%) SOAP
13 5 (2.82%) Ajax
13 5 (2.82%) Hibernate
13 5 (2.82%) XML
14 4 (2.26%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.65%) NHS
3 9 (5.08%) Social Media
3 9 (5.08%) User Experience
4 7 (3.95%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.39%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.39%) Mainframe
5 6 (3.39%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.39%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.26%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.26%) Tandem
7 4 (2.26%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.69%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.69%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.13%) Clustering
9 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.13%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.13%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.38%) Linux
2 6 (3.39%) Windows
3 3 (1.69%) Android
3 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (19.77%) Open Source
3 30 (16.95%) Microservices
4 25 (14.12%) DevOps
5 24 (13.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 22 (12.43%) Scrum
7 20 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (10.73%) Technical Architecture
9 17 (9.60%) TDD
10 16 (9.04%) Release Management
11 15 (8.47%) Configuration Management
12 13 (7.34%) Kanban
13 11 (6.21%) TOGAF
14 10 (5.65%) Data Modelling
14 10 (5.65%) Load Balancing
14 10 (5.65%) Performance Testing
15 9 (5.08%) Business Analysis
15 9 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (5.08%) Requirements Engineering
15 9 (5.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 77 (43.50%) Java
2 34 (19.21%) JavaScript
3 22 (12.43%) Scala
4 19 (10.73%) Ruby
5 16 (9.04%) PHP
6 15 (8.47%) Python
7 10 (5.65%) SQL
8 3 (1.69%) C#
9 2 (1.13%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (6.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.82%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.13%) CISSP
4 2 (1.13%) Degree
5 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (0.56%) CRISC
5 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (3.39%) QA
2 4 (2.26%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.13%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.56%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (6.78%) Docker
2 8 (4.52%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (10.73%) Puppet
2 15 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.95%) Nagios
4 1 (0.56%) Ansible
4 1 (0.56%) logstash
4 1 (0.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 27 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.69%) Splunk
3 20 (11.30%) MuleSoft
4 15 (8.47%) AppDynamics
4 15 (8.47%) New Relic
5 9 (5.08%) VMware
6 6 (3.39%) Citrix
6 6 (3.39%) Cognos
7 3 (1.69%) Dell
7 3 (1.69%) SAP
8 2 (1.13%) Tealium
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco
9 1 (0.56%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.56%) Kony
9 1 (0.56%) NetApp
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £575.00 - £625 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day 3 months initially
Posted: 4 days ago