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 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
Technical Architect
Rank 83 79 77
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 20 31 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.48% 1.90% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.99% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 2
Median daily rate £500 £625 £491
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +27.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £441 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £740 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.73 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -53.90%
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
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%

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 28 September 2016.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 21 (55.26%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) RESTful
3 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (36.84%) Spring
4 14 (36.84%) Scala
5 12 (31.58%) Open Source
5 12 (31.58%) Puppet
5 12 (31.58%) MongoDB
6 11 (28.95%) NoSQL
6 11 (28.95%) Play Framework
6 11 (28.95%) HTML5
6 11 (28.95%) JSON
6 11 (28.95%) Selenium
6 11 (28.95%) HTML
7 10 (26.32%) Linux
7 10 (26.32%) Python
7 10 (26.32%) JIRA
7 10 (26.32%) Ruby
7 10 (26.32%) Django
7 10 (26.32%) Confluence
7 10 (26.32%) Cucumber
7 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
7 10 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (23.68%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (23.68%) Scrum
9 8 (21.05%) Social Media
9 8 (21.05%) Microservices
10 7 (18.42%) Coaching
10 7 (18.42%) TDD
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft

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 10 (26.32%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.63%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
1 3 (7.89%) PaaS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Firewall
1 3 (7.89%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (5.26%) DNS
2 2 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) DHCP
3 1 (2.63%) DSL
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.63%) MPLS
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
3 1 (2.63%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) MongoDB
2 11 (28.95%) NoSQL
3 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.26%) Big Data
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Selenium
2 10 (26.32%) Cucumber
2 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 10 (26.32%) JIRA
3 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) JProfiler
4 1 (2.63%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) LoadUI
4 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.63%) VisualVM
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) RESTful
2 14 (36.84%) Spring
3 11 (28.95%) HTML
3 11 (28.95%) HTML5
3 11 (28.95%) JSON
3 11 (28.95%) Play Framework
4 10 (26.32%) Django
5 3 (7.89%) REST
6 2 (5.26%) .NET
6 2 (5.26%) JMS
6 2 (5.26%) Node.js
6 2 (5.26%) SOAP
7 1 (2.63%) CSS
7 1 (2.63%) EJB
7 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.63%) J2EE
7 1 (2.63%) JAAS
7 1 (2.63%) JDBC
7 1 (2.63%) JTA
7 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Social Media
2 5 (13.16%) User Experience
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.26%) NHS
4 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Open Source
3 9 (23.68%) Scrum
3 9 (23.68%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (21.05%) Microservices
5 7 (18.42%) Coaching
5 7 (18.42%) TDD
6 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (15.79%) Kanban
6 6 (15.79%) Prototyping
7 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) Migration
8 4 (10.53%) DevOps
9 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
10 2 (5.26%) Information Assurance
10 2 (5.26%) Supplier Management
10 2 (5.26%) Use Case
10 2 (5.26%) User Stories
10 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) Scala
3 10 (26.32%) Python
3 10 (26.32%) Ruby
4 2 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) Puppet
2 10 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) vMotion
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco
2 2 (5.26%) Citrix
2 2 (5.26%) Intel Security
3 1 (2.63%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.63%) Dell
3 1 (2.63%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.63%) NETGEAR
3 1 (2.63%) New Relic
3 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
3 1 (2.63%) Splunk
3 1 (2.63%) VMware