The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 61 44 79
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 26 60 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.29% 3.75% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 4.00% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 49 5
Median daily rate £500 £575 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £462 £575
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £700 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £525 £514
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.64 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.87%
Technical 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
1078 1501 1096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.81% 93.81% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 996 724
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 48 34
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.00 £9.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 27 (67.50%) Java
2 24 (60.00%) Open Source
3 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (42.50%) Linux
4 17 (42.50%) Scala
5 16 (40.00%) MongoDB
6 15 (37.50%) NoSQL
6 15 (37.50%) RESTful
6 15 (37.50%) HTML
6 15 (37.50%) Play Framework
7 14 (35.00%) HTML5
7 14 (35.00%) Puppet
7 14 (35.00%) JSON
8 13 (32.50%) Django
8 13 (32.50%) Ruby
9 12 (30.00%) Selenium
9 12 (30.00%) JIRA
9 12 (30.00%) Confluence
9 12 (30.00%) Spring
10 11 (27.50%) Python
10 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
10 11 (27.50%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (27.50%) Jenkins
11 10 (25.00%) Docker
11 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (22.50%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (20.00%) Splunk
13 8 (20.00%) PHP

Technical 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 12 (30.00%) Confluence
2 7 (17.50%) Apache
3 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.50%) Office 365
4 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (10.00%) Network Security
3 3 (7.50%) Firewall
3 3 (7.50%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) DHCP
5 1 (2.50%) DSL
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.50%) MPLS
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
5 1 (2.50%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 15 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 8 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (15.00%) Redis
5 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.00%) MySQL
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) JIRA
1 12 (30.00%) Selenium
2 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
2 11 (27.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.50%) JMeter
4 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.50%) JProfiler
4 1 (2.50%) JUnit
4 1 (2.50%) LoadUI
4 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.50%) VisualVM
General
1 3 (7.50%) Banking
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) HTML
1 15 (37.50%) Play Framework
1 15 (37.50%) RESTful
2 14 (35.00%) HTML5
2 14 (35.00%) JSON
3 13 (32.50%) Django
4 12 (30.00%) Spring
5 6 (15.00%) LAPP Stack
5 6 (15.00%) REST
6 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.50%) CSS
6 3 (7.50%) CSS3
6 3 (7.50%) Node.js
7 2 (5.00%) Ajax
7 2 (5.00%) Dropwizard
7 2 (5.00%) JMS
7 2 (5.00%) Middleware
7 2 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (5.00%) SOAP
8 1 (2.50%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) NHS
2 6 (15.00%) Driving Licence
2 6 (15.00%) Social Media
3 3 (7.50%) User Experience
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Open Source
2 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (22.50%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (20.00%) Scrum
4 8 (20.00%) TDD
5 7 (17.50%) Microservices
6 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
6 6 (15.00%) Performance Testing
7 5 (12.50%) Kanban
8 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Coaching
8 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (10.00%) Prototyping
9 3 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (7.50%) DevOps
9 3 (7.50%) Migration
10 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
10 2 (5.00%) Data Security
10 2 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) Java
2 17 (42.50%) Scala
3 13 (32.50%) Ruby
4 11 (27.50%) Python
5 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (20.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.00%) QA
1 2 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Docker
2 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (35.00%) Puppet
2 11 (27.50%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (12.50%) Nagios
4 1 (2.50%) Ansible
4 1 (2.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Splunk
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.50%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.50%) Dell
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.50%) NETGEAR
4 1 (2.50%) New Relic
4 1 (2.50%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.50%) VMware