The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 19 36 25
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 162 111 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.93% 5.14% 5.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.18% 5.40% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 78 60
Median daily rate £550 £484 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.69% +1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £493 £488
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £59.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-24.36% -2.45%
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 West 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1980 2055 1607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.92% 95.23% 95.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1326 1440 1024
Median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 66 60
Median hourly rate £11.75 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.25 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Leeds +4 96 £550 +10.55% 20
Bradford +19 26 £550 +22.22% 9
Halifax +6 12 £450 -3.74%
Wakefield - 2 - -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 74 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (19.82%) TOGAF
3 63 (18.92%) Finance
4 57 (17.12%) SOA
5 53 (15.92%) Java
6 45 (13.51%) Enterprise Architecture
7 39 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (11.71%) .NET
8 34 (10.21%) Banking
9 30 (9.01%) Retail
9 30 (9.01%) CRM
10 29 (8.71%) Security Cleared
11 28 (8.41%) Linux
11 28 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (8.41%) HTML
12 26 (7.81%) Microsoft
13 25 (7.51%) Python
14 24 (7.21%) Technical Architecture
14 24 (7.21%) NoSQL
15 22 (6.61%) CISSP
16 21 (6.31%) JavaScript
16 21 (6.31%) MongoDB
17 20 (6.01%) HTML5
17 20 (6.01%) SC Cleared
17 20 (6.01%) Cybersecurity
17 20 (6.01%) Oracle
18 19 (5.71%) Data Modelling
18 19 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
18 19 (5.71%) Spring
18 19 (5.71%) VMware

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 19 (5.71%) Confluence
2 9 (2.70%) Apache
3 7 (2.10%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.50%) Joomla!
5 5 (1.50%) nginx
6 4 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (0.90%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.60%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.30%) CMS
9 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.30%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.30%) IIS
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.30%) InVision
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.40%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) Aligne
4 1 (0.30%) Maximo
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.60%) Office 365
3 10 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.40%) IaaS
5 7 (2.10%) SaaS
6 5 (1.50%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.50%) PaaS
7 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.30%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.30%) GitHub
8 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.71%) Firewall
2 13 (3.90%) Internet
3 9 (2.70%) DNS
4 8 (2.40%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (2.10%) LAN
5 7 (2.10%) SSL
5 7 (2.10%) WAN
6 6 (1.80%) Extranet
6 6 (1.80%) Intranet
7 3 (0.90%) Network Security
7 3 (0.90%) SAN
8 2 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.60%) DHCP
8 2 (0.60%) MPLS
8 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.30%) DSL
9 1 (0.30%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.30%) OSPF
9 1 (0.30%) SMTP
9 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.21%) NoSQL
2 21 (6.31%) MongoDB
3 16 (4.80%) SQL Server
4 13 (3.90%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.40%) Big Data
7 6 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.80%) OLAP
7 6 (1.80%) OLTP
7 6 (1.80%) Redis
8 5 (1.50%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.50%) MySQL
8 5 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.50%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.60%) NonStop SQL
9 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.30%) DB2
10 1 (0.30%) Informix
Development Applications
1 19 (5.71%) JIRA
2 18 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.70%) Selenium
4 8 (2.40%) Cucumber
4 8 (2.40%) Maven
5 7 (2.10%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (1.50%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.50%) SonarQube
7 4 (1.20%) JUnit
7 4 (1.20%) Liquibase
7 4 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.60%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.30%) MSI
9 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
General
1 63 (18.92%) Finance
2 34 (10.21%) Banking
3 30 (9.01%) Retail
4 9 (2.70%) Games
5 7 (2.10%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.80%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.20%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.90%) Legal
8 3 (0.90%) Marketing
9 2 (0.60%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Billing
10 1 (0.30%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (11.71%) .NET
2 28 (8.41%) HTML
3 20 (6.01%) HTML5
4 19 (5.71%) RESTful
4 19 (5.71%) Spring
5 15 (4.50%) JSON
5 15 (4.50%) REST
5 15 (4.50%) Web Services
6 12 (3.60%) Play Framework
6 12 (3.60%) WCF
7 11 (3.30%) Django
8 7 (2.10%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (1.80%) SOAP
10 5 (1.50%) Xamarin.iOS
11 4 (1.20%) CSS
11 4 (1.20%) J2EE
12 3 (0.90%) Middleware
12 3 (0.90%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.80%) Management Information System
2 16 (4.80%) Mobile App
3 15 (4.50%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.30%) Social Media
4 11 (3.30%) User Experience
5 10 (3.00%) CESG
6 8 (2.40%) Data Integration
7 7 (2.10%) Smart Meter
8 6 (1.80%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.80%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.20%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.60%) CESG CLAS
11 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.60%) iPhone
11 2 (0.60%) PKI
11 2 (0.60%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.41%) Linux
2 14 (4.20%) Android
2 14 (4.20%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.70%) Unix
4 8 (2.40%) Windows
5 5 (1.50%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.20%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.90%) AIX
7 3 (0.90%) Solaris
8 2 (0.60%) SUSE
8 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.30%) HPUX
9 1 (0.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (19.82%) TOGAF
3 57 (17.12%) SOA
4 45 (13.51%) Enterprise Architecture
5 39 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (9.01%) CRM
7 28 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (7.21%) Technical Architecture
9 20 (6.01%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (5.71%) Data Modelling
11 18 (5.41%) Data Architecture
11 18 (5.41%) Project Management
12 17 (5.11%) Content Management
12 17 (5.11%) DevOps
13 16 (4.80%) Identity Management
13 16 (4.80%) ITIL
13 16 (4.80%) Risk Management
13 16 (4.80%) Scrum
14 15 (4.50%) MVC
14 15 (4.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 53 (15.92%) Java
2 25 (7.51%) Python
3 21 (6.31%) JavaScript
4 14 (4.20%) Scala
5 12 (3.60%) Ruby
6 11 (3.30%) PHP
7 10 (3.00%) C++
7 10 (3.00%) SQL
8 8 (2.40%) C#
9 3 (0.90%) R
10 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (8.71%) Security Cleared
2 22 (6.61%) CISSP
3 20 (6.01%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.30%) Degree
5 7 (2.10%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (2.10%) CESG Certified Professional
5 7 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.10%) CRISC
5 7 (2.10%) MBA
6 5 (1.50%) CCNP
6 5 (1.50%) CISM
7 4 (1.20%) CISA
8 3 (0.90%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.90%) CCNA
8 3 (0.90%) CLAS
9 2 (0.60%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.60%) ISEB
9 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.30%) CCIE
10 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.80%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.60%) QA
4 2 (0.60%) SLA
5 1 (0.30%) COBIT
5 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (3.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.30%) Docker
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.30%) vCloud
4 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.30%) XenApp
4 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (5.71%) Puppet
2 12 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.80%) SCCM
4 4 (1.20%) Bareos
4 4 (1.20%) yum
5 3 (0.90%) logstash
5 3 (0.90%) Nagios
5 3 (0.90%) StatsD
6 2 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.60%) Grafana
6 2 (0.60%) Graphite
7 1 (0.30%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.30%) SCOM
7 1 (0.30%) vMotion
Vendors
1 26 (7.81%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.01%) Oracle
3 19 (5.71%) VMware
4 14 (4.20%) Xamarin
5 11 (3.30%) Cisco
6 9 (2.70%) JDA
6 9 (2.70%) SAP
6 9 (2.70%) Splunk
7 8 (2.40%) CheckPoint
7 8 (2.40%) Citrix
7 8 (2.40%) EMC
8 6 (1.80%) Palo Alto
9 5 (1.50%) HP
10 3 (0.90%) Apigee
10 3 (0.90%) IBM
10 3 (0.90%) Mashery
10 3 (0.90%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.90%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.90%) Tableau
10 3 (0.90%) Teradata
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