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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
Rank 67 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 21 35 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.92% 2.44% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 2.55% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 13
Median daily rate £507 £625 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £695
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.95% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £49.50

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
1059 1372 1094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.80% 95.81% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 937 765
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 32
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.39 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £21.30 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (56.10%) Java
2 23 (56.10%) Open Source
3 16 (39.02%) Linux
4 14 (34.15%) HTML
4 14 (34.15%) Scala
4 14 (34.15%) MongoDB
5 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
5 13 (31.71%) HTML5
5 13 (31.71%) JSON
5 13 (31.71%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (31.71%) Play Framework
6 12 (29.27%) Ruby
6 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
6 12 (29.27%) Django
7 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (24.39%) RESTful
8 10 (24.39%) PHP
8 10 (24.39%) Apache
9 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
9 9 (21.95%) Scrum
9 9 (21.95%) TDD
9 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (21.95%) Confluence
9 9 (21.95%) JIRA
9 9 (21.95%) Puppet
9 9 (21.95%) Splunk
9 9 (21.95%) Docker
10 8 (19.51%) LAPP Stack
10 8 (19.51%) Redis

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 (24.39%) Apache
2 9 (21.95%) Confluence
2 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) Mule
4 1 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.32%) Office 365
4 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (7.32%) Network Security
3 2 (4.88%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.44%) Firewall
4 1 (2.44%) SAN
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) MongoDB
2 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
2 13 (31.71%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (19.51%) Redis
4 5 (12.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (12.20%) MySQL
5 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) JIRA
2 7 (17.07%) Cucumber
2 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.07%) Selenium
3 6 (14.63%) JMeter
4 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.88%) Advertising
1 2 (4.88%) Banking
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
1 2 (4.88%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) HTML
2 13 (31.71%) HTML5
2 13 (31.71%) JSON
2 13 (31.71%) Play Framework
3 12 (29.27%) Django
4 10 (24.39%) RESTful
5 8 (19.51%) LAPP Stack
5 8 (19.51%) Spring
6 7 (17.07%) REST
7 6 (14.63%) CSS
7 6 (14.63%) CSS3
8 5 (12.20%) Ajax
8 5 (12.20%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (4.88%) .NET
9 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.88%) Middleware
10 1 (2.44%) Castle Windsor
10 1 (2.44%) NHibernate
10 1 (2.44%) Node.js
10 1 (2.44%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) NHS
2 4 (9.76%) Driving Licence
2 4 (9.76%) Social Media
3 3 (7.32%) Data Integration
3 3 (7.32%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (56.10%) Open Source
3 9 (21.95%) Scrum
3 9 (21.95%) TDD
4 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
4 8 (19.51%) Performance Testing
5 7 (17.07%) Kanban
6 6 (14.63%) Microservices
6 6 (14.63%) Prototyping
6 6 (14.63%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.76%) Product Management
8 4 (9.76%) Software Architecture
8 4 (9.76%) User Stories
9 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.32%) Coaching
9 3 (7.32%) Data Architecture
9 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
9 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) Java
2 14 (34.15%) Scala
3 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
3 12 (29.27%) Ruby
4 10 (24.39%) PHP
5 7 (17.07%) Python
6 2 (4.88%) SQL
7 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.88%) HL7
1 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.88%) QA
1 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Docker
2 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) Puppet
2 7 (17.07%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (14.63%) Nagios
4 1 (2.44%) Ansible
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Splunk
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.44%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.44%) New Relic