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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 30 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 95 89 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.50% 5.56% 6.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.75% 5.86% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 61 44
Median daily rate £550 £495 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £495 £488
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £59.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-24.36% -2.45%
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
1408 1518 1013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.37% 94.88% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 977 1082 701
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 43 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £22.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 65 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (25.31%) TOGAF
3 51 (21.16%) Finance
4 46 (19.09%) Java
5 43 (17.84%) Enterprise Architecture
6 35 (14.52%) SOA
7 30 (12.45%) Banking
8 28 (11.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (10.37%) .NET
10 24 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (9.54%) Linux
12 21 (8.71%) CRM
12 21 (8.71%) Security Cleared
13 20 (8.30%) Microsoft
14 19 (7.88%) Python
15 18 (7.47%) Data Modelling
15 18 (7.47%) JavaScript
15 18 (7.47%) Technical Architecture
15 18 (7.47%) Data Architecture
15 18 (7.47%) NoSQL
16 17 (7.05%) MongoDB
16 17 (7.05%) Content Management
16 17 (7.05%) VMware
16 17 (7.05%) CISSP
16 17 (7.05%) Firewall
17 16 (6.64%) DevOps
18 15 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (6.22%) SC Cleared
18 15 (6.22%) RESTful
18 15 (6.22%) Confluence

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 15 (6.22%) Confluence
2 9 (3.73%) Apache
3 8 (3.32%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.07%) nginx
4 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.66%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.41%) CICS
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.41%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.41%) SAS
6 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.41%) InVision
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.32%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.41%) Aligne
4 1 (0.41%) Maximo
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.73%) Office 365
2 6 (2.49%) IaaS
3 5 (2.07%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.66%) PaaS
4 4 (1.66%) SaaS
5 3 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.41%) CloudBees
7 1 (0.41%) GitHub
7 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.41%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.05%) Firewall
2 13 (5.39%) Internet
3 8 (3.32%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (3.32%) DNS
4 6 (2.49%) SSL
5 5 (2.07%) LAN
5 5 (2.07%) WAN
6 3 (1.24%) Network Security
7 2 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.83%) DHCP
7 2 (0.83%) MPLS
7 2 (0.83%) SAN
7 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.41%) BGP
8 1 (0.41%) DSL
8 1 (0.41%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.41%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.41%) OSPF
8 1 (0.41%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.41%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.47%) NoSQL
2 17 (7.05%) MongoDB
3 9 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (3.73%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.32%) Big Data
4 8 (3.32%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (2.49%) Redis
6 5 (2.07%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.07%) MySQL
6 5 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.07%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.83%) NonStop SQL
7 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.41%) DB2
8 1 (0.41%) Informix
8 1 (0.41%) QlikView
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (6.22%) JIRA
2 14 (5.81%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.73%) Maven
4 7 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (2.07%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.07%) Selenium
5 5 (2.07%) SonarQube
6 4 (1.66%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.66%) JUnit
6 4 (1.66%) Liquibase
6 4 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.41%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.41%) MSI
7 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
General
1 51 (21.16%) Finance
2 30 (12.45%) Banking
3 9 (3.73%) Games
4 7 (2.90%) Retail
5 6 (2.49%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.66%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.24%) Legal
8 2 (0.83%) Back Office
8 2 (0.83%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.37%) .NET
2 15 (6.22%) HTML
2 15 (6.22%) RESTful
2 15 (6.22%) Spring
3 12 (4.98%) REST
4 10 (4.15%) JSON
5 8 (3.32%) HTML5
5 8 (3.32%) Play Framework
5 8 (3.32%) Web Services
6 7 (2.90%) Django
7 6 (2.49%) SOAP
8 4 (1.66%) J2EE
8 4 (1.66%) WCF
9 3 (1.24%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.24%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.24%) Middleware
9 3 (1.24%) Node.js
9 3 (1.24%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (1.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.39%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.98%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.15%) CESG
5 7 (2.90%) Smart Meter
5 7 (2.90%) Social Media
5 7 (2.90%) User Experience
6 6 (2.49%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.49%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.07%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.66%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.24%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.83%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (0.83%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.83%) PKI
10 2 (0.83%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.83%) Replication
10 2 (0.83%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.54%) Linux
2 9 (3.73%) Unix
3 5 (2.07%) Mac OS X
3 5 (2.07%) Windows
4 4 (1.66%) Android
4 4 (1.66%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.24%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.83%) AIX
6 2 (0.83%) Solaris
6 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.41%) HPUX
7 1 (0.41%) SUSE
7 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (25.31%) TOGAF
3 43 (17.84%) Enterprise Architecture
4 35 (14.52%) SOA
5 28 (11.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (8.71%) CRM
8 18 (7.47%) Data Architecture
8 18 (7.47%) Data Modelling
8 18 (7.47%) Technical Architecture
9 17 (7.05%) Content Management
10 16 (6.64%) DevOps
11 15 (6.22%) Identity Management
11 15 (6.22%) Scrum
12 14 (5.81%) Cybersecurity
12 14 (5.81%) Risk Management
13 12 (4.98%) Network Design
13 12 (4.98%) Protective Monitoring
13 12 (4.98%) Security Architecture
13 12 (4.98%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.09%) Java
2 19 (7.88%) Python
3 18 (7.47%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.15%) C++
4 10 (4.15%) Scala
5 9 (3.73%) SQL
6 7 (2.90%) C#
6 7 (2.90%) Ruby
7 3 (1.24%) PHP
7 3 (1.24%) R
8 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (8.71%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.05%) CISSP
3 15 (6.22%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.56%) Degree
5 7 (2.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (2.90%) CESG Certified Professional
5 7 (2.90%) CRISC
5 7 (2.90%) MBA
6 3 (1.24%) AWS Certification
6 3 (1.24%) CCNA
6 3 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.24%) CLAS
7 2 (0.83%) ISEB
8 1 (0.41%) CCIE
8 1 (0.41%) CCNP
8 1 (0.41%) CISM
8 1 (0.41%) GIAC
8 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (2.49%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) COBIT
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.49%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.24%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.41%) Docker
4 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.41%) XenApp
4 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (5.81%) Puppet
2 8 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.66%) Bareos
3 4 (1.66%) SCCM
3 4 (1.66%) yum
4 3 (1.24%) logstash
4 3 (1.24%) StatsD
5 2 (0.83%) Grafana
5 2 (0.83%) Graphite
5 2 (0.83%) Nagios
6 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.41%) vMotion
Vendors
1 20 (8.30%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.05%) VMware
3 14 (5.81%) Oracle
4 11 (4.56%) Cisco
5 8 (3.32%) EMC
5 8 (3.32%) SAP
6 7 (2.90%) CheckPoint
6 7 (2.90%) Splunk
7 6 (2.49%) Citrix
8 5 (2.07%) Palo Alto
9 4 (1.66%) HP
9 4 (1.66%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.24%) Apigee
10 3 (1.24%) Mashery
10 3 (1.24%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.24%) Tableau
10 3 (1.24%) Teradata
11 2 (0.83%) F5
11 2 (0.83%) Juniper
11 2 (0.83%) Red Hat
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