The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Senior Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 99 104 83
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.28% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.29% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Median daily rate £625 £700 £568
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +23.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £700 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £700 £614
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £625 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +31.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.50
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
1451 1374 1185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.84% 94.96% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1019 961 821
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 33
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Senior 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 Senior Architect in the job title.

1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) Linux
3 8 (40.00%) Unix
3 8 (40.00%) Internet
4 7 (35.00%) Mac OS X
4 7 (35.00%) Apache
4 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (35.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (35.00%) nginx
4 7 (35.00%) Redis
4 7 (35.00%) JSON
4 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
4 7 (35.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (30.00%) REST
5 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
5 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (25.00%) MySQL
6 5 (25.00%) Python
6 5 (25.00%) Software Architecture
7 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
7 4 (20.00%) Play Framework
7 4 (20.00%) SAP
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (20.00%) Ruby

Senior 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 7 (35.00%) Apache
1 7 (35.00%) nginx
1 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (35.00%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (35.00%) Redis
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.00%) Big Data
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) JSON
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) REST
3 4 (20.00%) Django
3 4 (20.00%) Play Framework
3 4 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (10.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Smart Meter
3 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Unix
3 7 (35.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
7 2 (10.00%) TDD
7 2 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (5.00%) BPR
8 1 (5.00%) Kanban
8 1 (5.00%) Migration
8 1 (5.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (20.00%) Ruby
3 4 (20.00%) Scala
4 3 (15.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) MBA
3 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.00%) StatsD
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Apigee
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix
2 2 (10.00%) Mashery
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Tableau
2 2 (10.00%) Teradata
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft