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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 81 79 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 26 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.72% 1.78% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 1.87% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 7
Median daily rate £600 £480 £528
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £755 £634
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £37.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+62.16% -47.88%
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
1447 1286 1164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.64% 95.19% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1019 899 810
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 34 32
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 £20.10 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 1 June 2016.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.97%) Java
3 23 (34.85%) Python
4 21 (31.82%) JavaScript
5 19 (28.79%) Linux
6 18 (27.27%) .NET
7 16 (24.24%) MongoDB
8 15 (22.73%) C++
8 15 (22.73%) Unix
8 15 (22.73%) Internet
9 13 (19.70%) JSON
10 12 (18.18%) HTML
11 11 (16.67%) Apache
11 11 (16.67%) Tomcat
11 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (16.67%) REST
12 10 (15.15%) NoSQL
12 10 (15.15%) Redis
12 10 (15.15%) Disclosure Scotland
12 10 (15.15%) Mac OS X
12 10 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (15.15%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (15.15%) nginx
13 9 (13.64%) Scala
13 9 (13.64%) Ruby
13 9 (13.64%) TOGAF
13 9 (13.64%) Spring
13 9 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (13.64%) Data Centre

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 11 (16.67%) Apache
1 11 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 10 (15.15%) nginx
3 5 (7.58%) Node.js
4 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.55%) Confluence
6 2 (3.03%) CMS
6 2 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (3.03%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.58%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (7.58%) IaaS
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) H.323
2 1 (1.52%) ISDN
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) VLAN
2 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) MongoDB
2 11 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (15.15%) NoSQL
3 10 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (15.15%) Redis
4 6 (9.09%) MySQL
5 5 (7.58%) Big Data
5 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.58%) Hadoop
6 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 4 (6.06%) Selenium
1 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) Maven
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) .NET
2 13 (19.70%) JSON
3 12 (18.18%) HTML
4 11 (16.67%) REST
5 9 (13.64%) Spring
6 8 (12.12%) Django
6 8 (12.12%) Play Framework
7 6 (9.09%) RESTful
8 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
8 5 (7.58%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.55%) HTML5
10 2 (3.03%) WCF
11 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
11 1 (1.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.58%) User Experience
3 5 (7.58%) Visualisation
4 4 (6.06%) Social Media
5 2 (3.03%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.03%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.52%) IVR
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Linux
2 15 (22.73%) Unix
3 10 (15.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.15%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (13.64%) TOGAF
4 8 (12.12%) TDD
5 6 (9.09%) CRM
5 6 (9.09%) Data Architecture
5 6 (9.09%) MVC
5 6 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.58%) Machine Learning
6 5 (7.58%) Migration
6 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.58%) Web Accessibility
7 4 (6.06%) Coaching
7 4 (6.06%) Open Source
7 4 (6.06%) Programme Management
7 4 (6.06%) Scrum
7 4 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (4.55%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) Java
2 23 (34.85%) Python
3 21 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 15 (22.73%) C++
5 9 (13.64%) Ruby
5 9 (13.64%) Scala
6 7 (10.61%) C#
7 5 (7.58%) R
8 3 (4.55%) SQL
9 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.61%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.58%) StatsD
3 3 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle
3 5 (7.58%) Apigee
3 5 (7.58%) Citrix
3 5 (7.58%) Mashery
3 5 (7.58%) Tableau
3 5 (7.58%) Teradata
4 2 (3.03%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.03%) HP
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
4 2 (3.03%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.52%) Acme Packet
5 1 (1.52%) Avaya
5 1 (1.52%) Capita
5 1 (1.52%) IBM