The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 59 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 34 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.39% 1.32% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 1.40% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 5
Average daily rate £625 £650 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £483
% change year-on-year
- +3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £49.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.23%
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
1353 1071 934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.01% 94.11% 96.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 760 576
Average daily rate £385 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.13 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% -3.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.53 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

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 13 February 2016.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 36 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.98%) Java
3 29 (30.85%) MongoDB
4 27 (28.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 23 (24.47%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (24.47%) Unix
5 23 (24.47%) Linux
6 21 (22.34%) MySQL
6 21 (22.34%) Scala
7 20 (21.28%) NoSQL
8 19 (20.21%) Play Framework
8 19 (20.21%) Internet
8 19 (20.21%) Ruby on Rails
8 19 (20.21%) Ruby
8 19 (20.21%) Django
9 18 (19.15%) JavaScript
10 17 (18.09%) Python
10 17 (18.09%) Software Architecture
11 16 (17.02%) Security Cleared
11 16 (17.02%) .NET
12 15 (15.96%) Data Management
12 15 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (15.96%) Disclosure Scotland
13 14 (14.89%) Enterprise Architecture
14 13 (13.83%) BPSS Clearance
15 12 (12.77%) REST
15 12 (12.77%) Risk Management
15 12 (12.77%) HTML
16 11 (11.70%) Oracle
16 11 (11.70%) Apache

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.70%) Apache
1 11 (11.70%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.64%) nginx
3 8 (8.51%) Node.js
4 6 (6.38%) SAS
5 3 (3.19%) CMS
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.13%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) MS Office
1 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (1.06%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.45%) IaaS
4 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.21%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) H.323
2 1 (1.06%) Intranet
2 1 (1.06%) ISDN
2 1 (1.06%) Skype
2 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.06%) VLAN
2 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.85%) MongoDB
2 27 (28.72%) Apache Cassandra
3 23 (24.47%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (22.34%) MySQL
5 20 (21.28%) NoSQL
6 10 (10.64%) Redis
7 9 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (8.51%) Big Data
8 8 (8.51%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Maven
2 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.06%) Selenium
2 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (7.45%) Marketing
2 3 (3.19%) Finance
3 2 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (1.06%) Law
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.21%) Django
1 19 (20.21%) Play Framework
1 19 (20.21%) Ruby on Rails
2 16 (17.02%) .NET
3 12 (12.77%) HTML
3 12 (12.77%) REST
4 11 (11.70%) JSON
5 8 (8.51%) AngularJS
6 7 (7.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (5.32%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.19%) CSS
9 2 (2.13%) Ajax
9 2 (2.13%) CSS3
9 2 (2.13%) HTML5
9 2 (2.13%) J2EE
9 2 (2.13%) Middleware
9 2 (2.13%) WCF
10 1 (1.06%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (1.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.70%) User Experience
3 10 (10.64%) Data Integration
3 10 (10.64%) Reference Data
4 7 (7.45%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.13%) Social Media
6 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.06%) IVR
6 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.06%) NHS
6 1 (1.06%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.47%) Linux
1 23 (24.47%) Unix
2 10 (10.64%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.06%) MVS
3 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.09%) Software Architecture
3 15 (15.96%) Data Management
4 14 (14.89%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (12.77%) Risk Management
6 11 (11.70%) Web Accessibility
7 10 (10.64%) Data Architecture
7 10 (10.64%) Data Modelling
8 9 (9.57%) TDD
9 7 (7.45%) Machine Learning
10 6 (6.38%) ETL
10 6 (6.38%) People Management
10 6 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (6.38%) TOGAF
11 5 (5.32%) BDD
11 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (4.26%) CRM
12 4 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (4.26%) Scrum
13 3 (3.19%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.98%) Java
2 21 (22.34%) Scala
3 19 (20.21%) Ruby
4 18 (19.15%) JavaScript
5 17 (18.09%) Python
6 7 (7.45%) R
7 6 (6.38%) SQL
8 5 (5.32%) C#
8 5 (5.32%) C++
9 1 (1.06%) Ada
9 1 (1.06%) C
9 1 (1.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.83%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) CISSP
4 2 (2.13%) CLAS
4 2 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (10.64%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (7.45%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (7.45%) StatsD
Vendors
1 11 (11.70%) Oracle
2 7 (7.45%) Apigee
2 7 (7.45%) Citrix
2 7 (7.45%) Mashery
2 7 (7.45%) Tableau
2 7 (7.45%) Teradata
3 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.13%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.13%) SAP
4 2 (2.13%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.06%) Acme Packet
5 1 (1.06%) Avaya
5 1 (1.06%) Capita
5 1 (1.06%) IBM
5 1 (1.06%) Retalix
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