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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
Rank 64 73 75
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 18 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.64% 1.61% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.70% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 5
Median daily rate £500 £563 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £448 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £678 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £503 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50

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
1051 1355 1016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.55% 95.02% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 917 729
Median daily rate £383 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.38 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +23.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.40 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 24 January 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 29 (69.05%) Java
2 27 (64.29%) Open Source
3 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (47.62%) Linux
5 18 (42.86%) Scala
5 18 (42.86%) MongoDB
6 17 (40.48%) NoSQL
6 17 (40.48%) HTML
6 17 (40.48%) Play Framework
7 16 (38.10%) HTML5
7 16 (38.10%) JSON
8 15 (35.71%) Django
8 15 (35.71%) RESTful
8 15 (35.71%) Ruby
9 14 (33.33%) Puppet
10 12 (28.57%) Confluence
10 12 (28.57%) Selenium
10 12 (28.57%) JIRA
10 12 (28.57%) Spring
10 12 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
11 11 (26.19%) Python
11 11 (26.19%) Cucumber
11 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
11 11 (26.19%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (26.19%) Docker
12 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (23.81%) PHP
12 10 (23.81%) Apache
13 9 (21.43%) Tomcat

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 (28.57%) Confluence
2 10 (23.81%) Apache
3 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) Office 365
4 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (7.14%) Network Security
3 2 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.38%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) Firewall
4 1 (2.38%) SAN
4 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 17 (40.48%) NoSQL
3 12 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (19.05%) Redis
5 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
6 4 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (9.52%) MySQL
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) JIRA
1 12 (28.57%) Selenium
2 11 (26.19%) Cucumber
2 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
3 6 (14.29%) JMeter
4 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.38%) JProfiler
4 1 (2.38%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) LoadUI
4 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.38%) VisualVM
General
1 3 (7.14%) Banking
1 3 (7.14%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) HTML
1 17 (40.48%) Play Framework
2 16 (38.10%) HTML5
2 16 (38.10%) JSON
3 15 (35.71%) Django
3 15 (35.71%) RESTful
4 12 (28.57%) Spring
5 8 (19.05%) LAPP Stack
5 8 (19.05%) REST
6 5 (11.90%) CSS
6 5 (11.90%) CSS3
7 4 (9.52%) Ajax
7 4 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.14%) Node.js
9 2 (4.76%) Dropwizard
9 2 (4.76%) JMS
9 2 (4.76%) Middleware
9 2 (4.76%) SOAP
10 1 (2.38%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) NHS
2 6 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 5 (11.90%) Social Media
4 3 (7.14%) Data Integration
4 3 (7.14%) User Experience
5 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Open Source
2 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.43%) Scrum
3 9 (21.43%) TDD
3 9 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (19.05%) Load Balancing
4 8 (19.05%) Performance Testing
5 7 (16.67%) Microservices
6 6 (14.29%) Kanban
7 5 (11.90%) Prototyping
8 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (7.14%) Coaching
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (7.14%) Data Architecture
9 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
9 3 (7.14%) Product Management
9 3 (7.14%) Software Architecture
9 3 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) Java
2 18 (42.86%) Scala
3 15 (35.71%) Ruby
4 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 11 (26.19%) Python
6 10 (23.81%) PHP
7 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.76%) QA
1 2 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.38%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) Puppet
2 11 (26.19%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (14.29%) Nagios
4 1 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Splunk
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco
3 1 (2.38%) Citrix
3 1 (2.38%) Intel Security
3 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.38%) New Relic