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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 18 15 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 113 164 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.89% 8.48% 5.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.19% 8.83% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 113 62
Median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £673
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £52.56 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-19.14% +6.18%

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
1379 1857 1684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.30% 96.07% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 1256 1122
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% +1.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 64 75
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.15 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.20 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -12 67 £525 -4.54% 10
Bradford +6 18 £481 -12.50% 3
Halifax +7 5 £444 -15.42% 1
Castleford +4 2 £450 -14.28%
Wakefield -1 1 £400 -5.88%
Bingley - 1 £325 -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 70 (32.86%) Java
2 68 (31.92%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (21.60%) Finance
4 39 (18.31%) Microsoft
5 36 (16.90%) MongoDB
6 35 (16.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 35 (16.43%) Open Source
7 33 (15.49%) Retail
7 33 (15.49%) JavaScript
8 32 (15.02%) Spring
8 32 (15.02%) Amazon AWS
9 31 (14.55%) HTML
10 29 (13.62%) SOA
10 29 (13.62%) Microservices
11 28 (13.15%) HTML5
12 27 (12.68%) DevOps
12 27 (12.68%) Linux
13 24 (11.27%) Banking
13 24 (11.27%) JSON
13 24 (11.27%) NoSQL
14 23 (10.80%) Scrum
15 22 (10.33%) PaaS
16 21 (9.86%) Splunk
16 21 (9.86%) Jenkins
17 20 (9.39%) RESTful
17 20 (9.39%) PHP
18 19 (8.92%) Configuration Management
18 19 (8.92%) JIRA
18 19 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (8.45%) Ruby

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 16 (7.51%) Confluence
2 15 (7.04%) Apache
3 13 (6.10%) Cloud Foundry
4 10 (4.69%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.88%) CMS
6 4 (1.88%) Mule
7 3 (1.41%) IIS
7 3 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.47%) Site Server
9 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.23%) MS Office
3 5 (2.35%) MS Project
4 3 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (6.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.41%) SAP HCM
2 3 (1.41%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.94%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 35 (16.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (15.02%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (10.33%) PaaS
4 12 (5.63%) IaaS
5 10 (4.69%) SaaS
6 8 (3.76%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (3.29%) Office 365
8 3 (1.41%) CloudBees
8 3 (1.41%) GitHub
8 3 (1.41%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.47%) G Suite
9 1 (0.47%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.10%) Network Security
2 12 (5.63%) Internet
3 9 (4.23%) OpenLDAP
4 8 (3.76%) DNS
5 7 (3.29%) Firewall
6 5 (2.35%) LAN
7 4 (1.88%) AMQP
7 4 (1.88%) Intranet
7 4 (1.88%) SAN
7 4 (1.88%) WAN
8 3 (1.41%) Extranet
8 3 (1.41%) VPN
8 3 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.94%) DHCP
9 2 (0.94%) HTTP
9 2 (0.94%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.94%) LDAP
9 2 (0.94%) MPLS
9 2 (0.94%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.90%) MongoDB
2 24 (11.27%) NoSQL
3 17 (7.98%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (6.57%) SQL Server
5 11 (5.16%) MySQL
6 10 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (4.23%) Redis
8 8 (3.76%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.35%) Big Data
10 5 (2.35%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.88%) OLAP
12 3 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.41%) OLTP
12 3 (1.41%) QlikView
13 2 (0.94%) Informix
13 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.47%) Oracle OLAP
14 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (9.86%) Jenkins
2 19 (8.92%) JIRA
3 13 (6.10%) Cucumber
4 11 (5.16%) Selenium
5 7 (3.29%) JMeter
6 5 (2.35%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.41%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.94%) Xcode
9 1 (0.47%) Maven
General
1 46 (21.60%) Finance
2 33 (15.49%) Retail
3 24 (11.27%) Banking
4 7 (3.29%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.35%) Advertising
6 3 (1.41%) Games
7 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.47%) Back Office
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) iGaming
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
8 1 (0.47%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (15.02%) Spring
2 31 (14.55%) HTML
3 28 (13.15%) HTML5
4 24 (11.27%) JSON
5 20 (9.39%) RESTful
6 17 (7.98%) Play Framework
7 16 (7.51%) CSS
7 16 (7.51%) CSS3
7 16 (7.51%) Django
7 16 (7.51%) Middleware
8 15 (7.04%) Spring Boot
9 13 (6.10%) REST
10 12 (5.63%) Velocity
10 12 (5.63%) Web Services
11 11 (5.16%) Node.js
12 10 (4.69%) Spring Cloud
13 9 (4.23%) LAPP Stack
13 9 (4.23%) SOAP
14 8 (3.76%) .NET
15 7 (3.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.69%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (4.69%) NHS
2 10 (4.69%) User Experience
3 9 (4.23%) Security Operations Centre
4 8 (3.76%) Social Media
5 6 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.35%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.88%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.88%) Tandem
7 4 (1.88%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.41%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.41%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.94%) Clustering
9 2 (0.94%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.94%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.68%) Linux
2 10 (4.69%) Windows
3 6 (2.82%) Unix
4 3 (1.41%) Android
4 3 (1.41%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.41%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.94%) AIX
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (31.92%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (16.43%) Open Source
3 29 (13.62%) Microservices
3 29 (13.62%) SOA
4 27 (12.68%) DevOps
5 23 (10.80%) Scrum
6 19 (8.92%) Configuration Management
7 18 (8.45%) TDD
8 16 (7.51%) Kanban
9 15 (7.04%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (6.57%) CRM
10 14 (6.57%) Data Modelling
11 13 (6.10%) Information Security
11 13 (6.10%) Release Management
11 13 (6.10%) Technical Architecture
11 13 (6.10%) TOGAF
12 12 (5.63%) UML
13 11 (5.16%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 70 (32.86%) Java
2 33 (15.49%) JavaScript
3 20 (9.39%) PHP
4 18 (8.45%) Ruby
4 18 (8.45%) Scala
5 14 (6.57%) SQL
6 12 (5.63%) Python
7 3 (1.41%) C#
8 2 (0.94%) Apple Swift
8 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (3.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.94%) Degree
3 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.76%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.82%) QA
3 6 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.35%) IFRS
4 5 (2.35%) IFRS 9
5 4 (1.88%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.94%) HL7
8 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (7.98%) Docker
2 14 (6.57%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.94%) NDS
4 2 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.47%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (6.10%) Puppet
2 11 (5.16%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.29%) Nagios
4 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.94%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.47%) Ansible
6 1 (0.47%) SCCM
6 1 (0.47%) vRealize
Vendors
1 39 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.86%) Splunk
3 17 (7.98%) MuleSoft
4 15 (7.04%) VMware
5 10 (4.69%) AppDynamics
5 10 (4.69%) New Relic
6 8 (3.76%) Oracle
7 6 (2.82%) Citrix
7 6 (2.82%) Cognos
7 6 (2.82%) SAP
8 5 (2.35%) Dell
9 4 (1.88%) Cisco
10 3 (1.41%) IBM
11 2 (0.94%) Adobe
11 2 (0.94%) CA
11 2 (0.94%) Google
11 2 (0.94%) hybris
11 2 (0.94%) Novell
11 2 (0.94%) Sun
11 2 (0.94%) Sybase
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