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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 46 38 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 68 68 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.71% 4.09% 7.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 4.36% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 36 32
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £313 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £473
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -18.18%
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
1690 1560 1235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.20% 93.92% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 982 606
Average daily rate £355 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 60 80
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.10 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £29.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -11 42 £506 +12.50% 28
Halifax +5 12 £438 +16.66% 4
Huddersfield - - - -
Bradford - - - - 2
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 45 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (15.82%) Finance
3 26 (14.69%) Microsoft
4 25 (14.12%) Enterprise Architecture
5 24 (13.56%) Java
6 23 (12.99%) .NET
6 23 (12.99%) Windows
6 23 (12.99%) TOGAF
7 22 (12.43%) SQL Server
8 21 (11.86%) SQL
8 21 (11.86%) Ruby
9 19 (10.73%) VMware
9 19 (10.73%) Oracle
9 19 (10.73%) SOA
9 19 (10.73%) Software Architecture
10 17 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (9.04%) CRM
11 16 (9.04%) C#
11 16 (9.04%) Service Management
12 15 (8.47%) Project Management
12 15 (8.47%) Cisco
12 15 (8.47%) Load Balancing
12 15 (8.47%) Open Source
12 15 (8.47%) NoSQL
13 13 (7.34%) SaaS
13 13 (7.34%) Data Modelling
14 12 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (6.21%) Use Case
15 11 (6.21%) Data Management
15 11 (6.21%) ITIL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.39%) Apache
2 6 (3.39%) SAS
3 4 (2.26%) Tuxedo
4 3 (1.69%) TeamSite
4 3 (1.69%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.69%) Node.js
5 2 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.56%) Documentum
6 1 (0.56%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.56%) Drupal
6 1 (0.56%) Liferay
Applications
1 6 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) MS Office
3 2 (1.13%) SPSS
4 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.26%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.69%) Exstream
2 3 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.34%) SaaS
2 4 (2.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.13%) IaaS
3 2 (1.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.82%) LAN
2 4 (2.26%) Firewall
2 4 (2.26%) WAN
2 4 (2.26%) Internet
3 3 (1.69%) SAN
3 3 (1.69%) DNS
3 3 (1.69%) WLAN
4 2 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.13%) Network Security
4 2 (1.13%) VPN
4 2 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.56%) Wireless
5 1 (0.56%) OSPF
5 1 (0.56%) BGP
5 1 (0.56%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.56%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.56%) HTTP
5 1 (0.56%) VoIP
5 1 (0.56%) VLAN
5 1 (0.56%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.43%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.47%) NoSQL
3 11 (6.21%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.65%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (5.65%) MySQL
5 9 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.95%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.95%) Big Data
7 6 (3.39%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.26%) Redis
9 4 (2.26%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.26%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.26%) OLAP
9 4 (2.26%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.69%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.56%) ERwin
3 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.56%) NUnit
3 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (15.82%) Finance
2 7 (3.95%) Banking
3 5 (2.82%) Games
4 4 (2.26%) Law
5 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.69%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Front Office
6 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Electronics
6 1 (0.56%) Billing
6 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.99%) .NET
2 10 (5.65%) Django
2 10 (5.65%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (5.08%) Play Framework
4 6 (3.39%) HTML
4 6 (3.39%) XML
5 5 (2.82%) Web Services
5 5 (2.82%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.82%) jQuery
5 5 (2.82%) REST
6 4 (2.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (2.26%) CSS
6 4 (2.26%) SOAP
6 4 (2.26%) Middleware
7 3 (1.69%) WCF
7 3 (1.69%) WPF
8 2 (1.13%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.13%) HTML5
8 2 (1.13%) JSON
8 2 (1.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.47%) Open Source
2 11 (6.21%) NHS
3 9 (5.08%) User Experience
3 9 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.95%) Data Integration
5 6 (3.39%) Reference Data
6 4 (2.26%) Online Games
7 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.13%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.13%) Social Media
8 2 (1.13%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.13%) Replication
8 2 (1.13%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.56%) W3C
9 1 (0.56%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.56%) Clustering
9 1 (0.56%) IVR
9 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.56%) RIA
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.99%) Windows
2 7 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (3.39%) UNIX
4 5 (2.82%) Linux
5 4 (2.26%) AIX
6 2 (1.13%) Android
6 2 (1.13%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.56%) HPUX
7 1 (0.56%) Solaris
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (14.12%) Enterprise Architecture
3 23 (12.99%) TOGAF
4 19 (10.73%) SOA
4 19 (10.73%) Software Architecture
5 17 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (9.04%) CRM
6 16 (9.04%) Service Management
7 15 (8.47%) Project Management
7 15 (8.47%) Load Balancing
8 13 (7.34%) Data Modelling
9 11 (6.21%) Use Case
9 11 (6.21%) Data Management
9 11 (6.21%) ITIL
9 11 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (6.21%) Service Delivery
9 11 (6.21%) Mentoring
10 10 (5.65%) Reverse Engineering
10 10 (5.65%) Migration
10 10 (5.65%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.56%) Java
2 21 (11.86%) SQL
2 21 (11.86%) Ruby
3 16 (9.04%) C#
4 10 (5.65%) Scala
5 9 (5.08%) Python
6 8 (4.52%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.39%) C++
8 4 (2.26%) Perl
9 2 (1.13%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.13%) PHP
9 2 (1.13%) VBA
10 1 (0.56%) Groovy
10 1 (0.56%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (4.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.13%) CCNA
4 1 (0.56%) CCDA
4 1 (0.56%) CCNP
4 1 (0.56%) RHCE
4 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.56%) RHCA
4 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.08%) SLA
2 8 (4.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.13%) Samba
3 2 (1.13%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.56%) NFS
4 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.26%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.13%) Puppet
3 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (14.69%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.73%) VMware
2 19 (10.73%) Oracle
3 15 (8.47%) Cisco
4 9 (5.08%) SolarWinds
5 8 (4.52%) Trillium
6 5 (2.82%) HP
6 5 (2.82%) SAP
7 4 (2.26%) Infor
7 4 (2.26%) IBM
7 4 (2.26%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.69%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.69%) BMC
8 3 (1.69%) EMC
9 2 (1.13%) hybris
10 1 (0.56%) Remedy
10 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.56%) NetApp
10 1 (0.56%) Veritas
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