The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 87 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.42% - 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£613 - £513
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 - £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 - £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
Senior 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
1064 998 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 90.40% 95.05% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 630 344
Average daily rate £363 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £214 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 27 36
Average hourly rate £12.46 £16.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.50% +43.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £29.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Senior Architect Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Senior Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
3 4 (30.77%) Scala
3 4 (30.77%) Software Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
3 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) User Experience
4 3 (23.08%) SLA
4 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
4 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (23.08%) Play Framework
4 3 (23.08%) NHS
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Trillium
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Django
4 3 (23.08%) Reference Data
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
2 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Redis
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (23.08%) Django
1 3 (23.08%) Play Framework
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) NHS
1 3 (23.08%) Reference Data
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Software Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Data Management
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Management
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Programming
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) RUP
5 1 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Ruby
2 4 (30.77%) Scala
3 2 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Clojure
4 1 (7.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
2 3 (23.08%) SLA
3 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Trillium
3 1 (7.69%) SaltStack