The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 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 West 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 25 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 96 81 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.73% 5.41% 4.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.15% 5.69% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 27 49
Average daily rate
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£485 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £368 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £451 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.79 £38.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+32.77% +41.66%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1561 1424 1745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.14% 95.19% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1012 748 1002
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 61 79
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.71 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -8.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.13 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £36.60 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
Architect
Yorkshire

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 10 July 2014.

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 10 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
Leeds +15 68 £485 -3.00% 28
Bradford -1 6 £375 -11.76% 1
Halifax -11 1 £675 +42.10% 1
Wetherby - - - -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 (25.84%) Data Modelling
2 36 (20.22%) Oracle
3 30 (16.85%) Java
3 30 (16.85%) Finance
4 27 (15.17%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (14.04%) Data Architecture
6 23 (12.92%) Windows
7 22 (12.36%) VMware
8 20 (11.24%) Redis
9 19 (10.67%) PHP
9 19 (10.67%) SOA
10 18 (10.11%) MS Visio
10 18 (10.11%) MS Excel
10 18 (10.11%) Performance Testing
11 17 (9.55%) TOGAF
12 16 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (8.99%) Reference Data
12 16 (8.99%) Data Integration
12 16 (8.99%) Citrix
13 15 (8.43%) Microsoft
13 15 (8.43%) Service Management
13 15 (8.43%) UNIX
13 15 (8.43%) .NET
13 15 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (8.43%) PostgreSQL
13 15 (8.43%) Enterprise Architecture
14 14 (7.87%) Web Services
14 14 (7.87%) XML
14 14 (7.87%) Tomcat
14 14 (7.87%) Migration

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 14 (7.87%) Tomcat
2 13 (7.30%) Apache
3 7 (3.93%) CMS
4 6 (3.37%) nginx
5 5 (2.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.25%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.69%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.12%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.12%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.12%) Lync
8 2 (1.12%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.56%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.56%) Mule
Applications
1 18 (10.11%) MS Excel
1 18 (10.11%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.25%) MS Office
3 3 (1.69%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.56%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.56%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.30%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (3.93%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.93%) VPN
3 6 (3.37%) WAN
4 5 (2.81%) LAN
5 4 (2.25%) FTP
5 4 (2.25%) VLAN
6 3 (1.69%) MPLS
6 3 (1.69%) Firewall
6 3 (1.69%) Wireless
7 2 (1.12%) IPsec
7 2 (1.12%) SAN
8 1 (0.56%) CTI
8 1 (0.56%) Internet
8 1 (0.56%) DNS
8 1 (0.56%) VoIP
8 1 (0.56%) H.323
8 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.17%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (11.24%) Redis
3 15 (8.43%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.62%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.49%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (4.49%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.37%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (3.37%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.37%) Riak
7 5 (2.81%) MySQL
8 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (1.69%) DB2
10 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.56%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.56%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (7.30%) JMeter
2 5 (2.81%) ERwin
3 3 (1.69%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 30 (16.85%) Finance
2 9 (5.06%) Retail
3 6 (3.37%) Banking
4 4 (2.25%) Marketing
5 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.56%) Front Office
6 1 (0.56%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) Automotive
6 1 (0.56%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.43%) .NET
2 14 (7.87%) Web Services
2 14 (7.87%) XML
3 12 (6.74%) Middleware
4 8 (4.49%) J2EE
5 6 (3.37%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (2.81%) jQuery
6 5 (2.81%) XSLT
6 5 (2.81%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (2.25%) XSD
7 4 (2.25%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.12%) CSS
8 2 (1.12%) HTML
8 2 (1.12%) JPA
8 2 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.12%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.12%) Spring
8 2 (1.12%) XMPP
8 2 (1.12%) Java EE
8 2 (1.12%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.99%) Reference Data
1 16 (8.99%) Data Integration
2 14 (7.87%) Open Source
2 14 (7.87%) NHS
3 8 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.49%) Semantic Web
4 7 (3.93%) Informatics
5 5 (2.81%) IVR
6 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.56%) CMDB
6 1 (0.56%) Replication
6 1 (0.56%) GIS
6 1 (0.56%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.92%) Windows
2 15 (8.43%) UNIX
3 10 (5.62%) Linux
4 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.69%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.69%) HPUX
7 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.84%) Data Modelling
2 25 (14.04%) Data Architecture
3 19 (10.67%) SOA
4 18 (10.11%) Performance Testing
5 17 (9.55%) TOGAF
6 16 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (8.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 15 (8.43%) Service Management
8 14 (7.87%) Migration
9 13 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (7.30%) ITIL
9 13 (7.30%) Data Governance
10 12 (6.74%) Validation
11 11 (6.18%) Change Management
11 11 (6.18%) Data Protection
12 9 (5.06%) Data Management
12 9 (5.06%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.06%) ETL
13 8 (4.49%) RDF
13 8 (4.49%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.85%) Java
2 19 (10.67%) PHP
3 13 (7.30%) SQL
4 10 (5.62%) Python
5 5 (2.81%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.81%) C#
6 3 (1.69%) C++
6 3 (1.69%) Ruby
7 2 (1.12%) PHP5
7 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.12%) VBScript
8 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (3.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.69%) Degree
4 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.56%) CCNA
4 1 (0.56%) CISSP
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.56%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.93%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.69%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.69%) XenApp
4 2 (1.12%) Xen
4 2 (1.12%) vSphere
4 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (6.74%) Puppet
2 7 (3.93%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.25%) Oracle EDQ
4 3 (1.69%) SCCM
5 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.56%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 36 (20.22%) Oracle
2 22 (12.36%) VMware
3 16 (8.99%) Citrix
4 15 (8.43%) Microsoft
5 14 (7.87%) Red Hat
6 8 (4.49%) Cisco
7 6 (3.37%) IBM
8 5 (2.81%) Splunk
9 4 (2.25%) Twitter
9 4 (2.25%) Siebel
9 4 (2.25%) CA
9 4 (2.25%) Avaya
10 3 (1.69%) HP
10 3 (1.69%) EMC
10 3 (1.69%) Zend
11 2 (1.12%) Google
11 2 (1.12%) NetApp
11 2 (1.12%) Facebook
11 2 (1.12%) Becrypt
11 2 (1.12%) ClickSoftware Technologies
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £300 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day Initial 3 month contract + extension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months Initially + extension
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £475.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago