The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 30 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 29 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.36% 5.54% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.64% 5.98% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 5
Median daily rate £531 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £39.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+27.38% -12.77%
Architect
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
625 485 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.98% 92.73% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 348 210
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 44 28
Median hourly rate £18.88 £12.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.29% -14.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.14 £25.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Yorkshire region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the South Yorkshire region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the South Yorkshire region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -9 27 £525 +5.00%
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 33 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.17%) Java
3 23 (29.87%) Scrum
4 21 (27.27%) Oracle
4 21 (27.27%) Linux
5 20 (25.97%) Windows
5 20 (25.97%) SQL
6 19 (24.68%) TDD
6 19 (24.68%) Kanban
7 18 (23.38%) Product Management
7 18 (23.38%) User Stories
8 17 (22.08%) Hadoop
8 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (22.08%) VMware
8 17 (22.08%) Solaris
8 17 (22.08%) Intel
9 16 (20.78%) Prototyping
10 15 (19.48%) Software Architecture
10 15 (19.48%) Middleware
11 13 (16.88%) Cisco
11 13 (16.88%) HBase
12 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
12 10 (12.99%) Finance
13 9 (11.69%) Replication
13 9 (11.69%) SUSE
13 9 (11.69%) WebSphere MQ
13 9 (11.69%) IBM HTTP Server
13 9 (11.69%) DB2
13 9 (11.69%) AIX
13 9 (11.69%) XML

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 9 (11.69%) CICS
1 9 (11.69%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (7.79%) Apache Pig
2 6 (7.79%) Apache Spark
3 5 (6.49%) Apache
3 5 (6.49%) IIS
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.60%) SAS
5 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.30%) Confluence
5 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.90%) PaaS
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.60%) Office 365
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) LAN
1 9 (11.69%) Multicast
1 9 (11.69%) WAN
2 8 (10.39%) FCoE
2 8 (10.39%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (10.39%) HTTP
2 8 (10.39%) iSCSI
2 8 (10.39%) NAS
2 8 (10.39%) SAN
3 4 (5.19%) Internet
4 3 (3.90%) Network Security
5 1 (1.30%) Skype
5 1 (1.30%) SMTP
5 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.08%) Hadoop
2 13 (16.88%) HBase
3 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
4 9 (11.69%) DB2
5 8 (10.39%) Apache Hive
5 8 (10.39%) Big Data
5 8 (10.39%) Data Lake
6 6 (7.79%) Sqoop
7 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
8 4 (5.19%) MySQL
9 3 (3.90%) Couchbase
9 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.90%) Informix
9 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
9 3 (3.90%) OLAP
10 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.30%) Pentaho
11 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) ERwin
1 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Games
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.48%) Middleware
2 9 (11.69%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (11.69%) XML
3 7 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 7 (9.09%) J2EE
4 6 (7.79%) HTML
5 5 (6.49%) Rendezvous
5 5 (6.49%) XSLT
6 4 (5.19%) REST
6 4 (5.19%) Web Services
7 3 (3.90%) Dropwizard
7 3 (3.90%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.30%) .NET
8 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.30%) RESTful
8 1 (1.30%) SAML
8 1 (1.30%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Replication
2 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.49%) Data Integration
2 5 (6.49%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.19%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.90%) Clustering
4 3 (3.90%) RIA
5 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.30%) CESG
6 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Linux
2 20 (25.97%) Windows
3 17 (22.08%) Solaris
4 9 (11.69%) AIX
4 9 (11.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (11.69%) SUSE
4 9 (11.69%) zOS
5 1 (1.30%) Unix
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.87%) Scrum
3 19 (24.68%) Kanban
3 19 (24.68%) TDD
4 18 (23.38%) Product Management
4 18 (23.38%) User Stories
5 16 (20.78%) Prototyping
6 15 (19.48%) Software Architecture
7 9 (11.69%) Feasibility Study
7 9 (11.69%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (10.39%) Benchmarking
8 8 (10.39%) Data Security
9 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.79%) Microservices
11 5 (6.49%) Data Encryption
12 4 (5.19%) Business Transformation
12 4 (5.19%) Data Architecture
12 4 (5.19%) Web Development
13 3 (3.90%) Load Testing
13 3 (3.90%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.17%) Java
2 20 (25.97%) SQL
3 8 (10.39%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.79%) Python
4 6 (7.79%) Ruby
5 3 (3.90%) HiveQL
6 1 (1.30%) C#
6 1 (1.30%) COBOL
6 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.30%) CISSP
2 1 (1.30%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.39%) Hyper-V
2 8 (10.39%) KVM
2 8 (10.39%) NFS
2 8 (10.39%) SRDF
2 8 (10.39%) Xen
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (3.90%) HDFS
5 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (27.27%) Oracle
2 17 (22.08%) Intel
2 17 (22.08%) VMware
3 13 (16.88%) Cisco
4 8 (10.39%) EMC
4 8 (10.39%) NetApp
5 6 (7.79%) IBM
6 5 (6.49%) DataSynapse
6 5 (6.49%) Sybase
6 5 (6.49%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.90%) F5
8 2 (2.60%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.60%) Google
8 2 (2.60%) Informatica
8 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.30%) Adobe
9 1 (1.30%) BT
9 1 (1.30%) CA
9 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.30%) SAP