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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Rank 26 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 68 124 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.22% 8.66% 6.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.42% 9.04% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 95 48
Median daily rate £525 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £52.56 £49.50
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +6.18%

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
1059 1372 1094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.80% 95.81% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 937 765
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 32
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.39 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £21.30 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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 61 (40.67%) Java
2 56 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (22.00%) Open Source
3 33 (22.00%) MongoDB
4 30 (20.00%) Spring
5 29 (19.33%) JavaScript
5 29 (19.33%) HTML
6 28 (18.67%) HTML5
7 27 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 27 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
7 27 (18.00%) Microsoft
8 26 (17.33%) Finance
9 25 (16.67%) Linux
10 24 (16.00%) Microservices
11 22 (14.67%) DevOps
12 21 (14.00%) Scrum
12 21 (14.00%) Splunk
12 21 (14.00%) JSON
13 19 (12.67%) Banking
13 19 (12.67%) PHP
14 18 (12.00%) Ruby
14 18 (12.00%) Scala
14 18 (12.00%) Jenkins
14 18 (12.00%) NoSQL
14 18 (12.00%) MuleSoft
15 17 (11.33%) Play Framework
15 17 (11.33%) PaaS
16 16 (10.67%) Confluence
16 16 (10.67%) CSS3
16 16 (10.67%) RESTful

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 16 (10.67%) Confluence
2 15 (10.00%) Apache
3 13 (8.67%) Cloud Foundry
4 10 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.67%) CMS
5 4 (2.67%) Mule
6 3 (2.00%) IIS
7 1 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.67%) Site Server
7 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.00%) SAP HCM
2 3 (2.00%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.67%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 27 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (11.33%) PaaS
3 7 (4.67%) IaaS
3 7 (4.67%) Office 365
4 6 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (3.33%) SaaS
6 3 (2.00%) CloudBees
6 3 (2.00%) GitHub
6 3 (2.00%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.33%) Internet
2 9 (6.00%) OpenLDAP
3 7 (4.67%) Network Security
4 5 (3.33%) DNS
5 4 (2.67%) AMQP
6 3 (2.00%) SAN
6 3 (2.00%) VPN
6 3 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.33%) HTTP
7 2 (1.33%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.33%) LAN
7 2 (1.33%) MPLS
7 2 (1.33%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.67%) DHCP
8 1 (0.67%) Firewall
8 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.00%) MongoDB
2 18 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 14 (9.33%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (6.00%) MySQL
4 9 (6.00%) Redis
5 8 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (5.33%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.33%) Big Data
7 2 (1.33%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.33%) Informix
8 1 (0.67%) OLAP
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 16 (10.67%) JIRA
3 13 (8.67%) Cucumber
4 11 (7.33%) Selenium
5 7 (4.67%) JMeter
6 5 (3.33%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.00%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.33%) Xcode
9 1 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.67%) Maven
General
1 26 (17.33%) Finance
2 19 (12.67%) Banking
3 16 (10.67%) Retail
4 6 (4.00%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.67%) Advertising
6 3 (2.00%) Games
7 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.67%) Back Office
8 1 (0.67%) iGaming
8 1 (0.67%) Marketing
8 1 (0.67%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.00%) Spring
2 29 (19.33%) HTML
3 28 (18.67%) HTML5
4 21 (14.00%) JSON
5 17 (11.33%) Play Framework
6 16 (10.67%) CSS
6 16 (10.67%) CSS3
6 16 (10.67%) Django
6 16 (10.67%) Middleware
6 16 (10.67%) RESTful
7 15 (10.00%) Spring Boot
8 12 (8.00%) REST
8 12 (8.00%) Velocity
9 10 (6.67%) Spring Cloud
10 9 (6.00%) LAPP Stack
11 7 (4.67%) Node.js
12 6 (4.00%) Ajax
12 6 (4.00%) SOAP
12 6 (4.00%) Web Services
13 5 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.33%) User Experience
3 9 (6.00%) NHS
4 8 (5.33%) Social Media
5 7 (4.67%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 5 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.67%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.67%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.67%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.67%) Tandem
9 3 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (2.00%) Private Cloud
9 3 (2.00%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.33%) Clustering
10 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.33%) Reference Data
10 2 (1.33%) RIA
11 1 (0.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (4.00%) Windows
3 3 (2.00%) Android
3 3 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.00%) Open Source
3 24 (16.00%) Microservices
4 22 (14.67%) DevOps
5 21 (14.00%) Scrum
6 16 (10.67%) Configuration Management
6 16 (10.67%) TDD
7 14 (9.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (9.33%) Kanban
7 14 (9.33%) Technical Architecture
8 13 (8.67%) Release Management
9 12 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (6.67%) Data Modelling
11 9 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.00%) Data Architecture
11 9 (6.00%) Load Balancing
11 9 (6.00%) Performance Testing
11 9 (6.00%) TOGAF
12 8 (5.33%) Business Analysis
12 8 (5.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 61 (40.67%) Java
2 29 (19.33%) JavaScript
3 19 (12.67%) PHP
4 18 (12.00%) Ruby
4 18 (12.00%) Scala
5 11 (7.33%) Python
6 9 (6.00%) SQL
7 3 (2.00%) C#
8 2 (1.33%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (4.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.33%) Degree
3 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (4.00%) QA
2 5 (3.33%) IFRS
2 5 (3.33%) IFRS 9
3 4 (2.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.33%) HL7
4 2 (1.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (7.33%) Active Directory
1 11 (7.33%) Docker
2 4 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (8.67%) Puppet
2 11 (7.33%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.67%) Nagios
4 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.67%) Ansible
5 1 (0.67%) SCCM
5 1 (0.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 27 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.00%) Splunk
3 18 (12.00%) MuleSoft
4 10 (6.67%) AppDynamics
4 10 (6.67%) New Relic
5 8 (5.33%) VMware
6 6 (4.00%) Citrix
6 6 (4.00%) Cognos
7 4 (2.67%) SAP
8 3 (2.00%) Dell
9 2 (1.33%) Tealium
10 1 (0.67%) Adobe
10 1 (0.67%) Cisco
10 1 (0.67%) hybris
10 1 (0.67%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.67%) Kony
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates - 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago