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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 22 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 112 94 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.48% 6.15% 6.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.82% 6.48% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 66 44
Median daily rate £500 £480 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.15 £50.79
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -15.03%
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
1433 1451 1098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.66% 94.96% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1012 1040 773
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £240 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 37 25
Median hourly rate £12.66 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £11.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 69 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (23.11%) TOGAF
3 54 (20.45%) Finance
4 50 (18.94%) Java
5 44 (16.67%) SOA
6 39 (14.77%) Enterprise Architecture
7 33 (12.50%) .NET
8 28 (10.61%) Linux
9 27 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (9.85%) Banking
10 26 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (9.09%) Python
12 23 (8.71%) Security Cleared
13 21 (7.95%) CRM
13 21 (7.95%) Oracle
13 21 (7.95%) Firewall
13 21 (7.95%) DevOps
14 20 (7.58%) VMware
15 19 (7.20%) JavaScript
15 19 (7.20%) Data Centre
16 18 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (6.82%) SC Cleared
16 18 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
17 16 (6.06%) Data Modelling
17 16 (6.06%) Microsoft
17 16 (6.06%) Data Architecture
17 16 (6.06%) Puppet
18 15 (5.68%) MongoDB
18 15 (5.68%) Supplier Management
18 15 (5.68%) Content 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 13 (4.92%) Apache
1 13 (4.92%) Confluence
2 7 (2.65%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.27%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.89%) nginx
4 5 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.76%) CMS
6 2 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.76%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.38%) CICS
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.38%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (3.79%) SAP IS-U
3 5 (1.89%) Oracle Retail
4 4 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.38%) Aligne
6 1 (0.38%) Maximo
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.38%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.41%) Office 365
2 7 (2.65%) IaaS
3 5 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.89%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.89%) SaaS
4 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.14%) PaaS
6 1 (0.38%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.95%) Firewall
2 14 (5.30%) Internet
3 9 (3.41%) LAN
3 9 (3.41%) WAN
4 8 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (2.65%) DNS
6 6 (2.27%) SSL
7 5 (1.89%) H.323
7 5 (1.89%) VoIP
8 2 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.76%) CTI
8 2 (0.76%) Network Security
8 2 (0.76%) SAN
8 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.76%) VPN
9 1 (0.38%) DHCP
9 1 (0.38%) Intranet
9 1 (0.38%) ISDN
9 1 (0.38%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.38%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.68%) MongoDB
2 12 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 9 (3.41%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (3.03%) Big Data
5 7 (2.65%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.27%) Redis
7 5 (1.89%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.89%) MySQL
7 5 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.89%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.76%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.38%) DB2
9 1 (0.38%) Informix
9 1 (0.38%) QlikView
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (4.92%) JIRA
2 12 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.03%) Maven
4 7 (2.65%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.27%) JUnit
5 6 (2.27%) Liquibase
5 6 (2.27%) SonarQube
6 4 (1.52%) Selenium
6 4 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.14%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.38%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.38%) MSI
8 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
General
1 54 (20.45%) Finance
2 26 (9.85%) Banking
3 10 (3.79%) Retail
4 8 (3.03%) Games
5 7 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.52%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.52%) Law
7 3 (1.14%) Legal
8 2 (0.76%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) Marketing
9 1 (0.38%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.50%) .NET
2 13 (4.92%) HTML
3 12 (4.55%) REST
3 12 (4.55%) Spring
3 12 (4.55%) Web Services
4 11 (4.17%) RESTful
5 8 (3.03%) JSON
6 7 (2.65%) HTML5
6 7 (2.65%) Middleware
7 6 (2.27%) AngularJS
7 6 (2.27%) Django
7 6 (2.27%) Play Framework
7 6 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (2.27%) WCF
8 5 (1.89%) Node.js
8 5 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (1.52%) SOAP
10 3 (1.14%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.14%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (0.76%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.20%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.30%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.41%) Smart Meter
5 8 (3.03%) Social Media
6 7 (2.65%) CESG
6 7 (2.65%) User Experience
6 7 (2.65%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.52%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.52%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.14%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.14%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.76%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.76%) IVR
10 2 (0.76%) PKI
10 2 (0.76%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.61%) Linux
2 11 (4.17%) Unix
3 7 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.89%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.52%) Android
5 4 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.52%) Windows
6 2 (0.76%) AIX
6 2 (0.76%) Solaris
6 2 (0.76%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.38%) HPUX
7 1 (0.38%) SUSE
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (23.11%) TOGAF
3 44 (16.67%) SOA
4 39 (14.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 27 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (7.95%) CRM
7 21 (7.95%) DevOps
8 18 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
9 16 (6.06%) Data Architecture
9 16 (6.06%) Data Modelling
10 15 (5.68%) Content Management
10 15 (5.68%) Supplier Management
11 14 (5.30%) Service Design
12 13 (4.92%) Identity Management
12 13 (4.92%) Project Management
12 13 (4.92%) Scrum
13 12 (4.55%) Risk Management
14 11 (4.17%) Network Design
14 11 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 50 (18.94%) Java
2 24 (9.09%) Python
3 19 (7.20%) JavaScript
4 14 (5.30%) C++
5 12 (4.55%) C#
6 10 (3.79%) Ruby
7 9 (3.41%) SQL
8 8 (3.03%) Scala
9 5 (1.89%) R
10 3 (1.14%) PHP
11 1 (0.38%) C
11 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (8.71%) Security Cleared
2 18 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.92%) Degree
4 12 (4.55%) CISSP
5 10 (3.79%) MBA
6 8 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.89%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (1.89%) CRISC
8 3 (1.14%) AWS Certification
8 3 (1.14%) CCNA
8 3 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.14%) CLAS
9 2 (0.76%) ISEB
10 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.38%) CCIE
10 1 (0.38%) CCNP
10 1 (0.38%) CITP
10 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 13 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
2 5 (1.89%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.38%) Docker
4 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.38%) XenApp
4 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (6.06%) Puppet
2 12 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.27%) Bareos
3 6 (2.27%) TeamSite
3 6 (2.27%) yum
4 5 (1.89%) StatsD
5 4 (1.52%) SCCM
6 2 (0.76%) Grafana
6 2 (0.76%) Graphite
6 2 (0.76%) Nagios
7 1 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.38%) logstash
7 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (7.95%) Oracle
2 20 (7.58%) VMware
3 16 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.92%) HP
5 11 (4.17%) Citrix
6 10 (3.79%) Cisco
6 10 (3.79%) SAP
7 8 (3.03%) EMC
8 7 (2.65%) CheckPoint
8 7 (2.65%) Splunk
9 6 (2.27%) Avaya
9 6 (2.27%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.27%) TIBCO
10 5 (1.89%) Apigee
10 5 (1.89%) Infor
10 5 (1.89%) Mashery
10 5 (1.89%) Palo Alto
10 5 (1.89%) Retalix
10 5 (1.89%) Tableau
10 5 (1.89%) Teradata
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