The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Lead Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 95 104 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 8 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.59% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Median daily rate £525 £563 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £525 £520
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £82.00
Lead 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
1298 1556 932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.86% 95.34% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 1067 597
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 46 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.60 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% +13.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £31.55 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured Lead Architect in the job title.

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Lead Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lead Architect across the Leeds region.

Lead Architect Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Lead Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Lead Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Lead 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 Lead Architect in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) QA
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) Django
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Confluence
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) Social Media
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber

Lead 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 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Django
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Microservices
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet