The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 74 69 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.28% 0.34% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.45% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate
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£600 - £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £403 £449
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -10.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.58 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.86% +7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
837 668 803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.89% 76.69% 72.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 367 477
Average daily rate £340 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 12
Average hourly rate £13.50 £38.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.47% +153.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.68 £29.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £45.00 £57.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Technical Architecture
West Yorkshire

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 30 July 2014, 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 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) Java
1 6 (40.00%) CSS
1 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (40.00%) Maven
2 4 (26.67%) Java EE
2 4 (26.67%) JSON
2 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) Spring
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) AdminStudio
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) SCOrch
3 3 (20.00%) SCCM
3 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) NHS
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Informatics
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) IIS
1 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Casewise Modeler
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Maven
2 3 (20.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) CSS
1 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (26.67%) Java EE
2 4 (26.67%) JSON
2 4 (26.67%) Spring
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) NHS
1 2 (13.33%) Informatics
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) GIS
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (6.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (13.33%) Validation
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) SSADM
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) EAI
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCOrch
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Genesys
3 1 (6.67%) Casewise
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