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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 16 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 130 77 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.81% 6.89% 4.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.29% 7.35% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 51 19
Average daily rate £550 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £435 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £675 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.81 £40.50 £44.63
% change year-on-year
+32.87% -9.24%
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
1400 1048 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.85% 93.82% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 955 752 567
Average daily rate £380 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.00 £20.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 68 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (23.77%) Java
3 48 (18.11%) SOA
4 43 (16.23%) Security Cleared
5 39 (14.72%) .NET
6 32 (12.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 31 (11.70%) TOGAF
7 31 (11.70%) SC Cleared
7 31 (11.70%) JavaScript
8 30 (11.32%) Oracle
8 30 (11.32%) Finance
9 27 (10.19%) MongoDB
10 26 (9.81%) Data Modelling
11 25 (9.43%) Microsoft
12 24 (9.06%) Apache Cassandra
12 24 (9.06%) DevOps
13 23 (8.68%) Linux
14 22 (8.30%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (8.30%) Risk Management
14 22 (8.30%) Data Management
14 22 (8.30%) Data Architecture
15 20 (7.55%) Data Integration
15 20 (7.55%) Ruby
15 20 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (7.55%) Citrix
15 20 (7.55%) Python
15 20 (7.55%) HTML
15 20 (7.55%) NoSQL
15 20 (7.55%) Scala
16 19 (7.17%) MySQL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (5.28%) CMS
2 13 (4.91%) Confluence
2 13 (4.91%) Oracle Service Bus
3 11 (4.15%) Apache
4 8 (3.02%) Node.js
5 7 (2.64%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.26%) SAS
6 6 (2.26%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.89%) nginx
7 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.13%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.75%) Lync
9 2 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.75%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.38%) JBoss
10 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.75%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.38%) MS Office
2 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (4.53%) Oracle Retail
2 9 (3.40%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (3.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.13%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.38%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (3.02%) IaaS
3 8 (3.02%) Office 365
4 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.28%) Internet
2 13 (4.91%) LAN
2 13 (4.91%) WAN
3 11 (4.15%) Firewall
4 10 (3.77%) H.323
4 10 (3.77%) VoIP
5 7 (2.64%) CTI
6 4 (1.51%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.13%) Intranet
8 2 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.75%) DNS
8 2 (0.75%) Skype
8 2 (0.75%) SMS
8 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.75%) VPN
9 1 (0.38%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (0.38%) DHCP
9 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.38%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.19%) MongoDB
2 24 (9.06%) Apache Cassandra
3 20 (7.55%) NoSQL
4 19 (7.17%) MySQL
4 19 (7.17%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (5.66%) Relational Database
6 14 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (4.15%) Big Data
7 11 (4.15%) SQL Server
8 7 (2.64%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.89%) Redis
10 3 (1.13%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.38%) OLTP
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.38%) QlikView
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (5.28%) Jenkins
1 14 (5.28%) Maven
2 13 (4.91%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.91%) JIRA
2 13 (4.91%) JUnit
3 12 (4.53%) Liquibase
3 12 (4.53%) SonarQube
3 12 (4.53%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.38%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.38%) DbUnit
4 1 (0.38%) jMock
4 1 (0.38%) Mockito
4 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (11.32%) Finance
2 17 (6.42%) Games
3 14 (5.28%) Retail
4 10 (3.77%) Marketing
5 8 (3.02%) Publishing
6 7 (2.64%) Legal
7 4 (1.51%) Banking
7 4 (1.51%) Law
8 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (14.72%) .NET
2 20 (7.55%) HTML
3 17 (6.42%) Django
3 17 (6.42%) Play Framework
3 17 (6.42%) Ruby on Rails
4 16 (6.04%) CSS
4 16 (6.04%) Web Services
5 15 (5.66%) Middleware
6 13 (4.91%) J2EE
6 13 (4.91%) XML
7 12 (4.53%) Hibernate
7 12 (4.53%) Oracle Fusion
7 12 (4.53%) Servlets
7 12 (4.53%) Spring
8 11 (4.15%) EJB
8 11 (4.15%) JavaBeans
8 11 (4.15%) JSP
8 11 (4.15%) REST
8 11 (4.15%) Taglibs
9 8 (3.02%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.55%) Data Integration
2 17 (6.42%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.28%) Reference Data
5 11 (4.15%) Online Games
5 11 (4.15%) User Experience
6 7 (2.64%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.26%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.51%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.13%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.75%) IVR
10 2 (0.75%) Social Media
10 2 (0.75%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.38%) EPoS
11 1 (0.38%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.38%) NHS
11 1 (0.38%) PKI
11 1 (0.38%) Replication
11 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.68%) Linux
2 17 (6.42%) Unix
3 5 (1.89%) Mac OS X
3 5 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (1.89%) Windows
4 1 (0.38%) i5/OS
4 1 (0.38%) MVS
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (18.11%) SOA
3 32 (12.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 31 (11.70%) TOGAF
5 26 (9.81%) Data Modelling
6 24 (9.06%) DevOps
7 22 (8.30%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (8.30%) Data Architecture
7 22 (8.30%) Data Management
7 22 (8.30%) Risk Management
8 20 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (6.79%) Data Protection
9 18 (6.79%) Software Architecture
10 16 (6.04%) TDD
11 15 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
12 14 (5.28%) ERP
12 14 (5.28%) Microservices
13 13 (4.91%) Migration
14 12 (4.53%) Analytics
14 12 (4.53%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (23.77%) Java
2 31 (11.70%) JavaScript
3 20 (7.55%) Python
3 20 (7.55%) Ruby
3 20 (7.55%) Scala
4 18 (6.79%) SQL
5 11 (4.15%) C#
6 8 (3.02%) C++
7 6 (2.26%) R
8 1 (0.38%) Ada
8 1 (0.38%) C
8 1 (0.38%) PHP
8 1 (0.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 43 (16.23%) Security Cleared
2 31 (11.70%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (3.02%) Degree
5 7 (2.64%) CISSP
5 7 (2.64%) CLAS
6 4 (1.51%) MBA
7 3 (1.13%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.38%) ISACA
8 1 (0.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.66%) Data Quality
2 13 (4.91%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.02%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.51%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.75%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.75%) vCloud
5 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.38%) vSphere
5 1 (0.38%) XenApp
5 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (6.42%) Puppet
2 12 (4.53%) Bareos
2 12 (4.53%) yum
3 10 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.26%) StatsD
4 6 (2.26%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (11.32%) Oracle
2 25 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.55%) Citrix
4 12 (4.53%) Retalix
5 11 (4.15%) Avaya
6 10 (3.77%) HP
7 8 (3.02%) VMware
8 7 (2.64%) Genesys
9 6 (2.26%) Apigee
9 6 (2.26%) Mashery
9 6 (2.26%) Tableau
9 6 (2.26%) Teradata
9 6 (2.26%) TIBCO
10 5 (1.89%) Cisco
10 5 (1.89%) Infor
10 5 (1.89%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.89%) SAP
11 4 (1.51%) IBM
12 3 (1.13%) Capita
12 3 (1.13%) CheckPoint
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