The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 90 76 67
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 5 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.38% 1.03% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.28% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£415 £513 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.02% +20.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £469 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 - -
Technical Architecture
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1111 939 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.42% 80.60% 76.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 757 628 315
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 13
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £16.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £110.00 £24.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Leeds region.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) NHS
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Trillium
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Product Management
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Struts
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Data Management
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Product Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) RAD
3 1 (10.00%) RUP
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Trillium
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle