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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 18 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 167 116 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.26% 5.47% 6.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.58% 5.76% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 77 60
Median daily rate £500 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £579 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £43.15 £50.79
% change year-on-year
+10.08% -15.03%
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
1946 2013 1663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.19% 94.95% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1344 1389 1094
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 61 59
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.60 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +4.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +3 107 £500 +4.16% 22
Bradford +28 25 £538 +7.50% 12
Halifax +4 10 £450 -1.09% 1
Wakefield - 2 - -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 81 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (20.64%) SOA
3 63 (18.31%) TOGAF
4 62 (18.02%) Finance
5 61 (17.73%) Java
6 47 (13.66%) .NET
7 40 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
8 34 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (9.30%) Linux
10 31 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (8.72%) CRM
11 30 (8.72%) Banking
12 29 (8.43%) Retail
12 29 (8.43%) Python
13 28 (8.14%) Security Cleared
14 26 (7.56%) HTML
15 25 (7.27%) Puppet
15 25 (7.27%) DevOps
16 24 (6.98%) Oracle
16 24 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
17 23 (6.69%) Firewall
17 23 (6.69%) JavaScript
17 23 (6.69%) Project Management
17 23 (6.69%) SC Cleared
18 22 (6.40%) Microsoft
18 22 (6.40%) VMware
19 20 (5.81%) JIRA
19 20 (5.81%) Jenkins
19 20 (5.81%) Microservices
19 20 (5.81%) Data Centre

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 20 (5.81%) Confluence
2 13 (3.78%) Apache
3 7 (2.03%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.03%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.74%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.45%) Joomla!
5 5 (1.45%) nginx
5 5 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.87%) CMS
6 3 (0.87%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.87%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.58%) IBM Domino
7 2 (0.58%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.58%) IIS
7 2 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.58%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.58%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (2.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (5.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.91%) SAP IS-U
3 5 (1.45%) Oracle Retail
4 4 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.29%) Aligne
7 1 (0.29%) Maximo
7 1 (0.29%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.49%) Office 365
3 11 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.62%) IaaS
4 9 (2.62%) SaaS
5 5 (1.45%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.16%) PaaS
7 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.69%) Firewall
2 14 (4.07%) Internet
3 11 (3.20%) LAN
3 11 (3.20%) WAN
4 8 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (2.33%) DNS
5 7 (2.03%) Intranet
5 7 (2.03%) SSL
6 6 (1.74%) Extranet
7 5 (1.45%) H.323
7 5 (1.45%) VoIP
8 3 (0.87%) SAN
9 2 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.58%) CTI
9 2 (0.58%) Network Security
9 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.58%) VPN
10 1 (0.29%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.29%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.23%) MongoDB
2 17 (4.94%) NoSQL
3 15 (4.36%) SQL Server
4 12 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (2.33%) Big Data
6 6 (1.74%) OLAP
6 6 (1.74%) OLTP
6 6 (1.74%) Redis
7 5 (1.45%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.45%) MySQL
7 5 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.58%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.29%) QlikView
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (5.81%) Jenkins
1 20 (5.81%) JIRA
2 12 (3.49%) Maven
3 11 (3.20%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (2.91%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.91%) JUnit
4 10 (2.91%) Liquibase
4 10 (2.91%) SonarQube
5 7 (2.03%) Selenium
6 6 (1.74%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.58%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.29%) MSI
9 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
General
1 62 (18.02%) Finance
2 30 (8.72%) Banking
3 29 (8.43%) Retail
4 8 (2.33%) Games
4 8 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.45%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.16%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.16%) Law
6 4 (1.16%) Marketing
7 3 (0.87%) Legal
8 2 (0.58%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.29%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (13.66%) .NET
2 26 (7.56%) HTML
3 19 (5.52%) Web Services
4 18 (5.23%) HTML5
5 17 (4.94%) REST
6 16 (4.65%) Spring
7 14 (4.07%) RESTful
7 14 (4.07%) WCF
8 12 (3.49%) JSON
9 9 (2.62%) Django
9 9 (2.62%) Play Framework
10 7 (2.03%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.03%) Middleware
11 6 (1.74%) ASP.NET
11 6 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (1.74%) Node.js
11 6 (1.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (1.45%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (1.45%) Xamarin.iOS
13 4 (1.16%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.81%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.36%) Management Information System
3 15 (4.36%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.20%) User Experience
5 10 (2.91%) Social Media
6 8 (2.33%) Smart Meter
6 8 (2.33%) Visualisation
7 7 (2.03%) CESG
8 6 (1.74%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.16%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.16%) Reference Data
9 4 (1.16%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.87%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.87%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.58%) iPhone
11 2 (0.58%) IVR
11 2 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.30%) Linux
2 15 (4.36%) Android
3 14 (4.07%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.20%) Unix
5 8 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.03%) Windows
7 5 (1.45%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.87%) AIX
8 3 (0.87%) Solaris
8 3 (0.87%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.58%) SUSE
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.29%) HPUX
10 1 (0.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (20.64%) SOA
3 63 (18.31%) TOGAF
4 40 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
5 34 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (8.72%) CRM
8 25 (7.27%) DevOps
9 24 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
10 23 (6.69%) Project Management
11 20 (5.81%) Data Protection
11 20 (5.81%) Microservices
12 19 (5.52%) Service Design
13 18 (5.23%) Open Source
14 17 (4.94%) Data Modelling
14 17 (4.94%) MVC
15 16 (4.65%) Data Architecture
15 16 (4.65%) Mentoring
16 15 (4.36%) Content Management
16 15 (4.36%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (17.73%) Java
2 29 (8.43%) Python
3 23 (6.69%) JavaScript
4 14 (4.07%) C#
4 14 (4.07%) C++
4 14 (4.07%) Ruby
5 10 (2.91%) PHP
5 10 (2.91%) Scala
5 10 (2.91%) SQL
6 5 (1.45%) R
7 1 (0.29%) C
7 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (8.14%) Security Cleared
2 23 (6.69%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.07%) CISSP
4 13 (3.78%) Degree
5 10 (2.91%) MBA
6 8 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.45%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (1.45%) CRISC
8 4 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.87%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.87%) CCNA
9 3 (0.87%) CLAS
10 2 (0.58%) CCNP
10 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.58%) ISEB
10 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.29%) CISA
11 1 (0.29%) CISM
11 1 (0.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.03%) Disclosure Scotland
1 7 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.58%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.45%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (1.45%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.29%) Docker
5 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.29%) vCloud
5 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.29%) XenApp
5 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (7.27%) Puppet
2 15 (4.36%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.91%) Bareos
3 10 (2.91%) yum
4 6 (1.74%) SCCM
4 6 (1.74%) TeamSite
5 5 (1.45%) StatsD
6 3 (0.87%) Nagios
7 2 (0.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.58%) Grafana
7 2 (0.58%) Graphite
8 1 (0.29%) Ansible
8 1 (0.29%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.29%) logstash
8 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (6.98%) Oracle
2 22 (6.40%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.40%) VMware
3 14 (4.07%) HP
3 14 (4.07%) Xamarin
4 13 (3.78%) Citrix
5 11 (3.20%) SAP
6 10 (2.91%) Cisco
7 9 (2.62%) Splunk
8 8 (2.33%) Avaya
8 8 (2.33%) CheckPoint
8 8 (2.33%) EMC
9 7 (2.03%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.74%) JDA
10 6 (1.74%) Palo Alto
10 6 (1.74%) Retalix
10 6 (1.74%) TIBCO
11 5 (1.45%) Apigee
11 5 (1.45%) Mashery
11 5 (1.45%) Tableau
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