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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 27 43 24
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 112 55 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.04% 3.44% 6.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.53% 3.68% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 23 61
Average daily rate
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£494 £487 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.32% +21.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £325 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £599 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £44.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.06% -2.22%
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
1716 1496 1548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.56% 93.68% 93.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1123 890 791
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 56 95
Average hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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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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 +18 87 £500 -4.76% 21
Bradford +4 13 £422 +14.40% 4
Halifax - 1 £425 -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 41 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (20.42%) Oracle
2 39 (20.42%) Finance
3 36 (18.85%) SOA
4 34 (17.80%) SQL Server
5 33 (17.28%) .NET
6 29 (15.18%) TOGAF
7 28 (14.66%) Java
8 27 (14.14%) Data Modelling
9 24 (12.57%) Microsoft
10 23 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (11.52%) C#
12 20 (10.47%) Linux
12 20 (10.47%) Data Management
13 18 (9.42%) Windows
13 18 (9.42%) Enterprise Architecture
14 17 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (8.90%) VMware
15 16 (8.38%) MS Excel
15 16 (8.38%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (7.85%) Service Management
16 15 (7.85%) Ruby
16 15 (7.85%) Software Architecture
16 15 (7.85%) Master Data Management
17 14 (7.33%) SQL
17 14 (7.33%) CRM
17 14 (7.33%) Relational Database
18 13 (6.81%) Data Protection
18 13 (6.81%) Open Source
18 13 (6.81%) Analytical Skills

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 7 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.62%) Apache
3 4 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.57%) Tuxedo
4 3 (1.57%) TeamSite
4 3 (1.57%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.52%) SAS
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.52%) Drupal
6 1 (0.52%) Liferay
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.76%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.62%) MS Office
4 2 (1.05%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.52%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (4.71%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (3.14%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (2.09%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.57%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (1.57%) Exstream
5 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.19%) Firewall
2 7 (3.66%) LAN
3 5 (2.62%) WAN
3 5 (2.62%) Ethernet
3 5 (2.62%) DNS
3 5 (2.62%) MPLS
3 5 (2.62%) OSPF
3 5 (2.62%) BGP
4 4 (2.09%) VPLS
5 3 (1.57%) VPN
5 3 (1.57%) WLAN
6 2 (1.05%) LDAP
6 2 (1.05%) SAN
6 2 (1.05%) Internet
6 2 (1.05%) VLAN
6 2 (1.05%) Network Security
6 2 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.05%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.52%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.80%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.33%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.76%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.71%) MySQL
6 8 (4.19%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.19%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.19%) Redis
7 7 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (3.66%) DB2
8 5 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.62%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.62%) Big Data
8 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.09%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.57%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.57%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.05%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (1.05%) JMeter
2 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.52%) NUnit
3 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.52%) ERwin
General
1 39 (20.42%) Finance
2 6 (3.14%) Law
2 6 (3.14%) Banking
3 4 (2.09%) Games
4 3 (1.57%) Retail
4 3 (1.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.52%) Legal
5 1 (0.52%) Billing
5 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.28%) .NET
2 12 (6.28%) XML
2 12 (6.28%) Middleware
3 8 (4.19%) WCF
4 7 (3.66%) XSLT
4 7 (3.66%) HTML
4 7 (3.66%) ASP.NET
5 6 (3.14%) .NET Framework
5 6 (3.14%) jQuery
6 5 (2.62%) Django
6 5 (2.62%) Web Services
6 5 (2.62%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (2.09%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.09%) Spring
7 4 (2.09%) CSS
7 4 (2.09%) SOAP
7 4 (2.09%) Play Framework
8 3 (1.57%) Spring MVC
8 3 (1.57%) JPA
8 3 (1.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.81%) Open Source
1 13 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.19%) User Experience
3 7 (3.66%) NHS
4 5 (2.62%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.09%) Online Games
5 4 (2.09%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.05%) Social Media
6 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.52%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.52%) Clustering
7 1 (0.52%) IVR
7 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.47%) Linux
2 18 (9.42%) Windows
3 7 (3.66%) UNIX
4 6 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.14%) AIX
5 1 (0.52%) HPUX
5 1 (0.52%) Solaris
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.85%) SOA
3 29 (15.18%) TOGAF
4 27 (14.14%) Data Modelling
5 23 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (10.47%) Data Management
7 18 (9.42%) Enterprise Architecture
8 17 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (7.85%) Service Management
9 15 (7.85%) Software Architecture
9 15 (7.85%) Master Data Management
10 14 (7.33%) CRM
11 13 (6.81%) Data Protection
11 13 (6.81%) Logical Data Model
11 13 (6.81%) Physical Data Model
12 11 (5.76%) ITIL
12 11 (5.76%) Project Management
13 10 (5.24%) Migration
13 10 (5.24%) Service Delivery
13 10 (5.24%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.66%) Java
2 22 (11.52%) C#
3 15 (7.85%) Ruby
4 14 (7.33%) SQL
5 7 (3.66%) Python
6 6 (3.14%) C++
7 4 (2.09%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.09%) Scala
8 3 (1.57%) PHP
9 2 (1.05%) Perl
9 2 (1.05%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.05%) BeanShell
10 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (2.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.09%) JNCIP
2 4 (2.09%) JNCIE
2 4 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.57%) CCNP
3 3 (1.57%) CCNA
3 3 (1.57%) CISSP
4 2 (1.05%) CEH
4 2 (1.05%) Degree
4 2 (1.05%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.05%) CCDP
4 2 (1.05%) CISM
5 1 (0.52%) GIAC
5 1 (0.52%) RHCA
5 1 (0.52%) RHCE
5 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.52%) CCSP
5 1 (0.52%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.66%) SLA
2 4 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.09%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.57%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (1.05%) COBIT
5 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.05%) Samba
3 2 (1.05%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.52%) NFS
4 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.66%) Puppet
1 7 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (20.42%) Oracle
2 24 (12.57%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.90%) VMware
4 9 (4.71%) Cisco
5 7 (3.66%) HP
6 5 (2.62%) IBM
6 5 (2.62%) SAP
6 5 (2.62%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.09%) Juniper
8 3 (1.57%) BMC
8 3 (1.57%) Sun
8 3 (1.57%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.57%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.57%) Infor
8 3 (1.57%) Twitter
9 2 (1.05%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.05%) Trillium
9 2 (1.05%) Sybase
9 2 (1.05%) Novell
10 1 (0.52%) Veritas
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