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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 97 97 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 12 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.78% 0.63% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.73% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 4
Median daily rate £475 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £418 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1329 1233 1028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.08% 86.10% 82.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 888 726
Median daily rate £425 £361 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.72% +7.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 18
Median hourly rate £12.10 £17.50 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.85% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.28 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £175.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 May 2016.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 8 (34.78%) CRM
2 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
3 6 (26.09%) Web Services
3 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
4 5 (21.74%) Finance
4 5 (21.74%) SOA
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) Avaya
5 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
5 4 (17.39%) LAN
5 4 (17.39%) VoIP
5 4 (17.39%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) C#
5 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 4 (17.39%) H.323
5 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (13.04%) Open Source
6 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
6 3 (13.04%) Service Design
6 3 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
6 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
6 3 (13.04%) Migration

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:

Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.70%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) H.323
1 4 (17.39%) LAN
1 4 (17.39%) VoIP
1 4 (17.39%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
1 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Architect
2 10 (43.48%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (39.13%) Technical Architect
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Architect
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Solutions Architect
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Technical Architect
4 4 (17.39%) C# Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Data Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Services Director
7 1 (4.35%) IT Director
7 1 (4.35%) Java Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 2 (8.70%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) NHS
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.35%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) CRM
2 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
3 5 (21.74%) SOA
4 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) MVC
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) BPR
5 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Open Source
5 3 (13.04%) Service Design
5 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
5 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
5 3 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) Master Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Avaya
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Capita
4 2 (8.70%) Genesys
4 2 (8.70%) SAP