The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 38 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 103 95 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.52% 5.60% 4.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.81% 5.97% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 50 29
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £400 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £490 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.51% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £46.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+29.34% +29.57%
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
2141 1591 1487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.90% 93.81% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1478 975 793
Average daily rate £363 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £213 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 72 75
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -24.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £26.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 2 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
Leeds -12 79 £500 +11.11% 30
Bradford -9 11 £475 +9.82% 2
Bingley - 4 £350 -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 46 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 36 (18.00%) .NET
3 34 (17.00%) Microsoft
4 32 (16.00%) Java
4 32 (16.00%) TOGAF
5 29 (14.50%) Finance
6 28 (14.00%) SOA
7 26 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (11.50%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (11.50%) UNIX
9 22 (11.00%) Linux
9 22 (11.00%) SQL
9 22 (11.00%) SQL Server
9 22 (11.00%) VMware
10 21 (10.50%) Windows
11 20 (10.00%) JavaScript
11 20 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (10.00%) NHS
12 19 (9.50%) Data Modelling
12 19 (9.50%) Analytics
13 18 (9.00%) Cisco
14 17 (8.50%) Scrum
14 17 (8.50%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (7.50%) CRM
16 14 (7.00%) Python
16 14 (7.00%) MS Excel
16 14 (7.00%) C#
16 14 (7.00%) Data Architecture
16 14 (7.00%) .NET Framework

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 9 (4.50%) Apache
2 8 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (4.00%) Node.js
3 7 (3.50%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.50%) SAS
3 7 (3.50%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.50%) JBoss
5 3 (1.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.00%) CMS
6 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.00%) MS Office
3 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.50%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.00%) Unica
2 2 (1.00%) Aligne
2 2 (1.00%) Maximo
2 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.50%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.00%) IaaS
4 2 (1.00%) SaaS
4 2 (1.00%) PaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.50%) WAN
2 7 (3.50%) Internet
3 4 (2.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.50%) Converged Networks
4 3 (1.50%) Firewall
4 3 (1.50%) Extranet
4 3 (1.50%) Intranet
5 2 (1.00%) DNS
6 1 (0.50%) SAN
6 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.50%) LAN
6 1 (0.50%) MPLS
6 1 (0.50%) Wireless
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.50%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (11.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.50%) Big Data
4 6 (3.00%) MySQL
4 6 (3.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.00%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.50%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.50%) OLAP
5 5 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (1.50%) OLTP
6 3 (1.50%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.00%) QlikView
7 2 (1.00%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 5 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.50%) ERwin
2 1 (0.50%) Maven
General
1 29 (14.50%) Finance
2 9 (4.50%) Retail
3 5 (2.50%) Marketing
4 3 (1.50%) Games
4 3 (1.50%) Banking
5 2 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Publishing
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (18.00%) .NET
2 14 (7.00%) .NET Framework
3 13 (6.50%) RESTful
4 10 (5.00%) CSS
4 10 (5.00%) HTML
5 8 (4.00%) J2EE
5 8 (4.00%) Web Services
5 8 (4.00%) Middleware
6 7 (3.50%) XML
6 7 (3.50%) Entity Framework
6 7 (3.50%) Java EE
6 7 (3.50%) AngularJS
7 6 (3.00%) WCF
7 6 (3.00%) REST
7 6 (3.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (2.00%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.00%) Spring
9 4 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (2.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.00%) NHS
2 12 (6.00%) Data Integration
3 10 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.50%) Reference Data
5 8 (4.00%) User Experience
6 7 (3.50%) Visualisation
6 7 (3.50%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.00%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.50%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.00%) iPad
9 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.00%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.50%) BYOD
10 1 (0.50%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.50%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.50%) Online Games
10 1 (0.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.50%) UNIX
2 22 (11.00%) Linux
3 21 (10.50%) Windows
4 9 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.00%) Android
6 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.50%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 32 (16.00%) TOGAF
4 28 (14.00%) SOA
5 26 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (9.50%) Data Modelling
7 19 (9.50%) Analytics
8 17 (8.50%) Scrum
9 15 (7.50%) CRM
10 14 (7.00%) Data Architecture
11 12 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
12 11 (5.50%) Use Case
12 11 (5.50%) DevOps
13 10 (5.00%) Load Balancing
13 10 (5.00%) E-Commerce
14 9 (4.50%) MVC
14 9 (4.50%) Performance Monitoring
15 8 (4.00%) Quality Management
15 8 (4.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (16.00%) Java
2 22 (11.00%) SQL
3 20 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.00%) C#
4 14 (7.00%) Python
5 8 (4.00%) Ruby
6 5 (2.50%) PHP
7 3 (1.50%) Scala
7 3 (1.50%) R
8 2 (1.00%) Perl
9 1 (0.50%) Ada
9 1 (0.50%) VBA
9 1 (0.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (3.00%) Degree
2 3 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.00%) MCSE
3 2 (1.00%) CCNP
3 2 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.50%) CISSP
4 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.50%) SLA
1 5 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.50%) QA
4 2 (1.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.50%) vSphere
4 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 6 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.50%) Puppet
3 3 (1.50%) StatsD
4 1 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (17.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.00%) VMware
3 18 (9.00%) Cisco
4 12 (6.00%) Oracle
5 9 (4.50%) SAP
5 9 (4.50%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.00%) SolarWinds
6 6 (3.00%) Citrix
7 5 (2.50%) Tableau
8 4 (2.00%) Trillium
9 3 (1.50%) Teradata
9 3 (1.50%) Apigee
9 3 (1.50%) Mashery
10 2 (1.00%) IBM
10 2 (1.00%) HP
10 2 (1.00%) Intel
11 1 (0.50%) Informatica
11 1 (0.50%) NetApp
11 1 (0.50%) Capita
11 1 (0.50%) CheckPoint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Incite Insight
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £420 per day + DOE
Posted: 22 days ago