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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 25 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 100 73 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.90% 4.83% 4.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.33% 5.13% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 27 42
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £35.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +31.48%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1581 1423 1764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.27% 94.11% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 747 1000
Average daily rate £340 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 64 86
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £45.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 30 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 30 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +28 75 £485 -0.51% 31
Bradford -8 4 £370 -12.94% 3
Halifax -13 2 £550 +15.78% 2
Wetherby - - - -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 47 (27.17%) Data Modelling
2 34 (19.65%) Oracle
3 31 (17.92%) Java
4 26 (15.03%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (13.87%) Redis
6 23 (13.29%) Finance
7 22 (12.72%) Data Architecture
8 21 (12.14%) PHP
9 20 (11.56%) Performance Testing
10 19 (10.98%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (10.98%) VMware
10 19 (10.98%) Windows
11 18 (10.40%) SOA
12 17 (9.83%) TOGAF
13 16 (9.25%) Data Integration
13 16 (9.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (9.25%) Open Source
13 16 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (9.25%) Tomcat
13 16 (9.25%) Red Hat
14 15 (8.67%) JMeter
14 15 (8.67%) Apache
14 15 (8.67%) MS Excel
14 15 (8.67%) MS Visio
14 15 (8.67%) SQL Server
14 15 (8.67%) OpenLDAP
15 14 (8.09%) Reference Data
15 14 (8.09%) Data Management
15 14 (8.09%) Validation
15 14 (8.09%) Data Governance

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 16 (9.25%) Tomcat
2 15 (8.67%) Apache
3 6 (3.47%) nginx
4 4 (2.31%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.31%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (2.31%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.73%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.16%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.16%) Lync
7 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.58%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.58%) Mule
7 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (8.67%) MS Excel
1 15 (8.67%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.73%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.16%) MS Office
4 1 (0.58%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.67%) OpenLDAP
2 8 (4.62%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.62%) VPN
3 6 (3.47%) LAN
3 6 (3.47%) WAN
4 5 (2.89%) MPLS
4 5 (2.89%) VLAN
5 4 (2.31%) Firewall
5 4 (2.31%) FTP
6 3 (1.73%) Wireless
7 2 (1.16%) IPsec
7 2 (1.16%) SAN
7 2 (1.16%) OSPF
7 2 (1.16%) BGP
7 2 (1.16%) DNS
8 1 (0.58%) HSRP
8 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.58%) VoIP
8 1 (0.58%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.03%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (13.87%) Redis
3 19 (10.98%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (8.67%) SQL Server
5 10 (5.78%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.62%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (4.62%) Oracle Database
7 7 (4.05%) DB2
8 6 (3.47%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (3.47%) Riak
9 5 (2.89%) MySQL
10 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.58%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.58%) OLTP
13 1 (0.58%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (8.67%) JMeter
2 5 (2.89%) ERwin
3 3 (1.73%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 23 (13.29%) Finance
2 9 (5.20%) Retail
3 6 (3.47%) Banking
4 5 (2.89%) Marketing
5 3 (1.73%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.58%) Front Office
6 1 (0.58%) Back Office
6 1 (0.58%) Automotive
6 1 (0.58%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.51%) XML
1 13 (7.51%) Middleware
2 9 (5.20%) Web Services
3 7 (4.05%) jQuery
4 6 (3.47%) XSLT
4 6 (3.47%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (2.89%) .NET
5 5 (2.89%) J2EE
5 5 (2.89%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (2.31%) Hibernate
6 4 (2.31%) Spring
6 4 (2.31%) JPA
6 4 (2.31%) Spring MVC
6 4 (2.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.16%) XMPP
7 2 (1.16%) Symfony
7 2 (1.16%) CSS
7 2 (1.16%) HTML
8 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.58%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.25%) Data Integration
1 16 (9.25%) Open Source
2 14 (8.09%) Reference Data
3 11 (6.36%) NHS
4 8 (4.62%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.89%) Informatics
5 5 (2.89%) IVR
6 1 (0.58%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.58%) GIS
6 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.98%) Windows
2 12 (6.94%) Linux
3 6 (3.47%) UNIX
4 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.73%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.73%) HPUX
6 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (27.17%) Data Modelling
2 22 (12.72%) Data Architecture
3 20 (11.56%) Performance Testing
4 18 (10.40%) SOA
5 17 (9.83%) TOGAF
6 16 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (8.09%) Data Management
7 14 (8.09%) Validation
7 14 (8.09%) Data Governance
8 13 (7.51%) Migration
8 13 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (7.51%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (7.51%) Data Protection
8 13 (7.51%) Service Management
9 12 (6.94%) ITIL
9 12 (6.94%) Master Data Management
10 11 (6.36%) MVC
11 9 (5.20%) Change Management
12 8 (4.62%) Service Delivery
12 8 (4.62%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.92%) Java
2 21 (12.14%) PHP
3 13 (7.51%) SQL
4 10 (5.78%) Python
5 6 (3.47%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.73%) C#
6 3 (1.73%) C++
6 3 (1.73%) Ruby
7 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.16%) PHP5
7 2 (1.16%) VBScript
7 2 (1.16%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (4.05%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.73%) Degree
4 1 (0.58%) CRISC
4 1 (0.58%) CISSP
4 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.58%) CCNA
4 1 (0.58%) JNCIP
4 1 (0.58%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.73%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (9.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.89%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.73%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.16%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.16%) vSphere
4 2 (1.16%) Xen
4 2 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.58%) XenApp
5 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (8.09%) Puppet
2 9 (5.20%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.73%) SCCM
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.58%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 34 (19.65%) Oracle
2 19 (10.98%) VMware
3 16 (9.25%) Red Hat
4 11 (6.36%) Citrix
5 10 (5.78%) Cisco
6 9 (5.20%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.47%) IBM
7 6 (3.47%) Twitter
8 5 (2.89%) Splunk
9 4 (2.31%) Avaya
9 4 (2.31%) CA
10 3 (1.73%) HP
10 3 (1.73%) EMC
10 3 (1.73%) Zend
11 2 (1.16%) Google
11 2 (1.16%) Brocade
11 2 (1.16%) Informatica
11 2 (1.16%) NetApp
11 2 (1.16%) SAP
11 2 (1.16%) Siebel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
University of Leeds
Rate: From £38,511 to £45,954 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum Initial 3 month contract + extension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cyber Team
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £475.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago