The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 33 20 52
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +32
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 81 75 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.98% 7.07% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 7.59% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 44 6
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£500 £485 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% -0.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £71.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-16.19% +100.00%
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
1497 988 822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.12% 93.12% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1074 674 443
Average daily rate £363 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 34
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.20 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -54.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.80 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 31 July 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 44 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (21.28%) Enterprise Architecture
3 24 (17.02%) .NET
3 24 (17.02%) Microsoft
4 23 (16.31%) NHS
5 21 (14.89%) Java
6 20 (14.18%) TOGAF
7 19 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (13.48%) Analytics
8 16 (11.35%) Scrum
8 16 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (11.35%) CRM
9 15 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (10.64%) Linux
10 14 (9.93%) JavaScript
10 14 (9.93%) C#
10 14 (9.93%) Finance
11 13 (9.22%) UNIX
11 13 (9.22%) Reference Data
11 13 (9.22%) Data Architecture
11 13 (9.22%) RESTful
12 12 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (8.51%) Windows
13 11 (7.80%) HTML
13 11 (7.80%) Data Modelling
13 11 (7.80%) MVC
13 11 (7.80%) Data Management
13 11 (7.80%) .NET Framework
13 11 (7.80%) DevOps
14 10 (7.09%) Data Integration

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.09%) Apache
2 9 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.96%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.26%) Node.js
4 6 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.84%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.13%) JBoss
7 2 (1.42%) SAS
7 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.71%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.71%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.13%) MS Office
3 2 (1.42%) SPSS
4 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.42%) Unica
2 2 (1.42%) Aligne
2 2 (1.42%) Maximo
2 2 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.13%) IaaS
4 2 (1.42%) SaaS
4 2 (1.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.67%) WAN
2 5 (3.55%) Internet
3 4 (2.84%) Unified Communications
4 3 (2.13%) Converged Networks
5 2 (1.42%) DNS
5 2 (1.42%) SAN
5 2 (1.42%) Firewall
6 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.71%) OSPF
6 1 (0.71%) BGP
6 1 (0.71%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.71%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.67%) NoSQL
2 8 (5.67%) Big Data
3 5 (3.55%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.84%) MySQL
5 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.42%) ROLAP
5 2 (1.42%) OLAP
5 2 (1.42%) MOLAP
5 2 (1.42%) QlikView
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Xcelsius
6 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.71%) ERwin
General
1 14 (9.93%) Finance
2 5 (3.55%) Retail
3 3 (2.13%) Games
4 2 (1.42%) Advertising
4 2 (1.42%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
5 1 (0.71%) Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Front Office
5 1 (0.71%) Electronics
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.02%) .NET
2 13 (9.22%) RESTful
3 11 (7.80%) HTML
3 11 (7.80%) .NET Framework
4 10 (7.09%) CSS
5 7 (4.96%) Java EE
5 7 (4.96%) Entity Framework
6 6 (4.26%) REST
6 6 (4.26%) WCF
6 6 (4.26%) Web Services
6 6 (4.26%) XML
7 5 (3.55%) Middleware
7 5 (3.55%) JSON
7 5 (3.55%) ASP.NET
7 5 (3.55%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (2.84%) Spring
8 4 (2.84%) J2EE
8 4 (2.84%) Hibernate
9 3 (2.13%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.31%) NHS
2 13 (9.22%) Reference Data
3 10 (7.09%) Data Integration
4 9 (6.38%) User Experience
5 7 (4.96%) Visualisation
6 6 (4.26%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.84%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.42%) iPad
10 2 (1.42%) Replication
10 2 (1.42%) Taxonomies
10 2 (1.42%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.71%) BYOD
11 1 (0.71%) RIA
11 1 (0.71%) W3C
11 1 (0.71%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.71%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.64%) Linux
2 13 (9.22%) UNIX
3 12 (8.51%) Windows
4 9 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.84%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.84%) Android
6 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.71%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (21.28%) Enterprise Architecture
3 20 (14.18%) TOGAF
4 19 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (13.48%) Analytics
5 16 (11.35%) CRM
5 16 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (11.35%) Scrum
6 13 (9.22%) Data Architecture
7 11 (7.80%) Data Management
7 11 (7.80%) MVC
7 11 (7.80%) Data Modelling
7 11 (7.80%) DevOps
8 9 (6.38%) SOA
8 9 (6.38%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.67%) Project Management
9 8 (5.67%) Enterprise Data Management
10 7 (4.96%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (4.96%) Service Management
10 7 (4.96%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.89%) Java
2 14 (9.93%) JavaScript
2 14 (9.93%) C#
3 9 (6.38%) Ruby
4 8 (5.67%) Python
5 6 (4.26%) PHP
6 4 (2.84%) SQL
7 2 (1.42%) Perl
8 1 (0.71%) Groovy
8 1 (0.71%) Scala
8 1 (0.71%) Clojure
8 1 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (3.55%) Degree
1 5 (3.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.42%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.42%) MCSE
2 2 (1.42%) CCNP
2 2 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.55%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.13%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.71%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.26%) Puppet
2 5 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.71%) StatsD
3 1 (0.71%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.38%) Trillium
2 9 (6.38%) Red Hat
2 9 (6.38%) VMware
3 7 (4.96%) Oracle
4 5 (3.55%) Cisco
5 4 (2.84%) IBM
5 4 (2.84%) SAP
6 3 (2.13%) HP
6 3 (2.13%) Citrix
6 3 (2.13%) Tableau
7 2 (1.42%) EMC
7 2 (1.42%) Intel
8 1 (0.71%) Twitter
8 1 (0.71%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.71%) Apigee
8 1 (0.71%) Mashery
8 1 (0.71%) Informatica
8 1 (0.71%) OpenText
8 1 (0.71%) Teradata
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