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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 78 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 9 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.79% 1.19% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.37% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 1
Median daily rate £510 £480 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.19% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £21.44
% change year-on-year
+17.80% +70.24%
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
963 1386 956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.70% 86.63% 81.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 924 655
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 33 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £10.66 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.50 £16.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Open Source
3 7 (36.84%) RESTful
3 7 (36.84%) Docker
4 6 (31.58%) Redis
4 6 (31.58%) Splunk
4 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (31.58%) LAPP Stack
4 6 (31.58%) OpenLDAP
4 6 (31.58%) JMeter
4 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
4 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Nagios
4 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) PHP
4 6 (31.58%) Apache
4 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
5 5 (26.32%) NHS
6 4 (21.05%) Selenium
6 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
7 3 (15.79%) JIRA
7 3 (15.79%) Scala
7 3 (15.79%) Confluence
7 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
7 3 (15.79%) Puppet

Technical Architecture
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 6 (31.58%) Apache
1 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) Confluence
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (5.26%) SMTP
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (31.58%) Redis
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) JMeter
2 4 (21.05%) Selenium
3 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) JProfiler
4 1 (5.26%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) LoadUI
4 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.26%) VisualVM
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
1 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Architect
2 9 (47.37%) Technical Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Security Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Java Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Online Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Security Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Mobility Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) RESTful
2 6 (31.58%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (15.79%) Django
3 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) HTML5
3 3 (15.79%) JSON
3 3 (15.79%) Play Framework
3 3 (15.79%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) EJB
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) JAAS
4 1 (5.26%) JDBC
4 1 (5.26%) JMS
4 1 (5.26%) JTA
4 1 (5.26%) MEAP
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (5.26%) SAML
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) CESG
3 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (47.37%) Open Source
2 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
2 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.26%) BCP
4 1 (5.26%) BPEL
4 1 (5.26%) Business Development
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) CRAMM
4 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) Dynamic Code Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) PHP
3 3 (15.79%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) Ruby
3 3 (15.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Nagios
2 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Splunk
2 1 (5.26%) Kony
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft