The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title 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 Job Titles advertised for the South Yorkshire 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
Architect
Rank 28 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 8 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.55% 2.62% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 2.86% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
Average daily rate
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£550 £451 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.88% +6.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £394 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £518 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £35.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +31.48%
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
297 280 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.59% 91.80% 92.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 170 134
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £163 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 37 31
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +60.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.18 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.60 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -1 3 £550 +36.64% 1
Doncaster - 1 - -
Rotherham - - - -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title.

1 8 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) PHP
3 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Logistics
4 3 (15.00%) Zend
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Informatica
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) ETL
5 2 (10.00%) Trillium
5 2 (10.00%) Ab Initio
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (5.00%) Retail
6 1 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (5.00%) EDIFACT
6 1 (5.00%) Advertising

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.00%) SSH
1 1 (5.00%) VLAN
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) OSPF
1 1 (5.00%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) EDIFACT
1 1 (5.00%) WSDL
1 1 (5.00%) EDI
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) JSP
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Informatics
1 1 (5.00%) NHS
1 1 (5.00%) Health Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) TDD
1 3 (15.00%) MVC
1 3 (15.00%) Logistics
1 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (10.00%) Analytics
2 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) B2B
3 1 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) X++
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (5.00%) MCITP
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) CCNP
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) NCDA
1 1 (5.00%) NCIE
1 1 (5.00%) VCAP
1 1 (5.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.00%) HL7
2 1 (5.00%) COBIT
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Zend
3 2 (10.00%) Informatica
3 2 (10.00%) NetApp
3 2 (10.00%) Trillium
3 2 (10.00%) Ab Initio
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) HP