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 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 19 38 19
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 120 78 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.37% 4.67% 6.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.68% 4.92% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 54 40
Median daily rate £550 £500 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £694 £650 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £490 £490
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.92 £59.50 £54.00
% change year-on-year
-26.18% +10.18%
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
1382 1584 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.37% 94.91% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 1123 634
Median daily rate £400 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £269 £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 48 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 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £37.04 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 August 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 August 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 62 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (23.17%) Finance
3 53 (21.54%) TOGAF
4 49 (19.92%) Java
5 47 (19.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 37 (15.04%) Banking
7 34 (13.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (12.20%) SOA
9 23 (9.35%) Spring
10 21 (8.54%) Technical Architecture
10 21 (8.54%) DevOps
11 19 (7.72%) RESTful
11 19 (7.72%) Python
11 19 (7.72%) CISSP
12 18 (7.32%) Microsoft
12 18 (7.32%) JavaScript
12 18 (7.32%) Content Management
13 17 (6.91%) Scrum
13 17 (6.91%) VMware
13 17 (6.91%) JIRA
13 17 (6.91%) HTML
13 17 (6.91%) Data Modelling
13 17 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (6.91%) CRM
13 17 (6.91%) Confluence
13 17 (6.91%) Puppet
13 17 (6.91%) MongoDB
14 16 (6.50%) Cybersecurity
14 16 (6.50%) Identity Management
14 16 (6.50%) .NET

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 17 (6.91%) Confluence
2 9 (3.66%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (1.22%) Apache
4 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.41%) CICS
5 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.41%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.41%) SAS
5 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.03%) MS Office
3 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.44%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.41%) Aligne
3 1 (0.41%) Maximo
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.66%) PaaS
2 7 (2.85%) Office 365
3 6 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.03%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.63%) SaaS
6 3 (1.22%) IaaS
7 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.41%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.41%) GitHub
8 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.41%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.10%) Firewall
2 8 (3.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (2.85%) DNS
4 5 (2.03%) Internet
4 5 (2.03%) LAN
4 5 (2.03%) SSL
4 5 (2.03%) WAN
5 4 (1.63%) Network Security
6 2 (0.81%) MPLS
6 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.41%) BGP
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.41%) DSL
7 1 (0.41%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.41%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.41%) OSPF
7 1 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.41%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.41%) VRRP
7 1 (0.41%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.91%) MongoDB
2 15 (6.10%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.07%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.44%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.03%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.63%) Big Data
7 3 (1.22%) MySQL
8 2 (0.81%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.81%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.41%) DB2
9 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.41%) Informix
9 1 (0.41%) Redis
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (6.91%) JIRA
2 15 (6.10%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.25%) Selenium
4 7 (2.85%) Cucumber
4 7 (2.85%) Maven
5 6 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.63%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.63%) JUnit
6 4 (1.63%) SonarQube
6 4 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.22%) Liquibase
8 2 (0.81%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.41%) JProfiler
9 1 (0.41%) LoadUI
9 1 (0.41%) MSI
9 1 (0.41%) VisualVM
General
1 57 (23.17%) Finance
2 37 (15.04%) Banking
3 9 (3.66%) Games
4 8 (3.25%) Retail
5 4 (1.63%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.63%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.22%) Legal
6 3 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.81%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.35%) Spring
2 19 (7.72%) RESTful
3 17 (6.91%) HTML
4 16 (6.50%) .NET
5 15 (6.10%) HTML5
6 10 (4.07%) REST
7 9 (3.66%) Play Framework
7 9 (3.66%) SOAP
8 8 (3.25%) JSON
9 7 (2.85%) Django
10 6 (2.44%) CSS
10 6 (2.44%) Spring Boot
10 6 (2.44%) Web Services
11 5 (2.03%) CSS3
12 4 (1.63%) J2EE
12 4 (1.63%) JMS
12 4 (1.63%) Middleware
12 4 (1.63%) Velocity
12 4 (1.63%) WCF
13 3 (1.22%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.28%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.47%) CESG
4 9 (3.66%) Social Media
5 8 (3.25%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.44%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.44%) User Experience
6 6 (2.44%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.03%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.03%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.63%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.81%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (0.81%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.81%) NHS
10 2 (0.81%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.81%) Replication
10 2 (0.81%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.50%) Linux
2 7 (2.85%) Windows
3 4 (1.63%) Android
3 4 (1.63%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.63%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.81%) AIX
4 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.81%) Solaris
4 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.41%) HPUX
5 1 (0.41%) SUSE
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (21.54%) TOGAF
3 47 (19.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 34 (13.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (12.20%) SOA
6 21 (8.54%) DevOps
6 21 (8.54%) Technical Architecture
7 18 (7.32%) Content Management
8 17 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (6.91%) CRM
8 17 (6.91%) Data Modelling
8 17 (6.91%) Scrum
9 16 (6.50%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (6.50%) Identity Management
10 15 (6.10%) Data Architecture
10 15 (6.10%) Risk Management
11 14 (5.69%) Microservices
12 13 (5.28%) Network Design
12 13 (5.28%) Protective Monitoring
12 13 (5.28%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (19.92%) Java
2 19 (7.72%) Python
3 18 (7.32%) JavaScript
4 12 (4.88%) Scala
5 10 (4.07%) C++
6 7 (2.85%) C#
6 7 (2.85%) Ruby
6 7 (2.85%) SQL
7 3 (1.22%) PHP
8 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (7.72%) CISSP
2 15 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.47%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.66%) Degree
5 8 (3.25%) CESG Certified Professional
5 8 (3.25%) CRISC
6 5 (2.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (2.03%) MBA
7 3 (1.22%) AWS Certification
7 3 (1.22%) CCNA
7 3 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.22%) CLAS
8 2 (0.81%) ISEB
9 1 (0.41%) CCDE
9 1 (0.41%) CEH
9 1 (0.41%) CITP
9 1 (0.41%) GIAC
9 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.44%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.81%) QA
5 1 (0.41%) COBIT
5 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.03%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.22%) Docker
4 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (6.91%) Puppet
2 8 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.22%) Bareos
3 3 (1.22%) logstash
3 3 (1.22%) SCCM
3 3 (1.22%) yum
4 2 (0.81%) Grafana
4 2 (0.81%) Graphite
4 2 (0.81%) Nagios
5 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.41%) vMotion
Vendors
1 18 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.91%) VMware
3 12 (4.88%) Splunk
4 10 (4.07%) Cisco
5 8 (3.25%) MuleSoft
6 7 (2.85%) EMC
6 7 (2.85%) Oracle
7 6 (2.44%) CheckPoint
7 6 (2.44%) SAP
8 5 (2.03%) AppDynamics
8 5 (2.03%) New Relic
8 5 (2.03%) Palo Alto
9 4 (1.63%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.81%) Citrix
10 2 (0.81%) HP
11 1 (0.41%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.41%) Juniper
11 1 (0.41%) NetApp
11 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.41%) Veritas
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