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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 15 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 170 91 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.66% 5.20% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.09% 5.47% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 60 30
Average daily rate £550 £508 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.37% +8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £412 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £479
% change year-on-year
- +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.81 £49.50 £44.63
% change year-on-year
+8.71% +10.92%
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
1871 1663 1495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.31% 94.97% 96.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1262 1127 908
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 67 60
Average hourly rate £14.25 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.72 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £30.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +10 131 £550 +4.76% 44
Bradford +23 19 £550 +31.44% 2
Castleford - 2 £525 -
Halifax - 1 £525 -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 96 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (28.53%) Java
3 76 (22.82%) SOA
4 55 (16.52%) .NET
5 52 (15.62%) Security Cleared
6 49 (14.71%) Oracle
7 46 (13.81%) JavaScript
8 43 (12.91%) Finance
9 38 (11.41%) SC Cleared
10 37 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
11 36 (10.81%) HTML
12 35 (10.51%) REST
13 34 (10.21%) Microservices
14 33 (9.91%) DevOps
14 33 (9.91%) Data Modelling
14 33 (9.91%) Microsoft
14 33 (9.91%) TOGAF
15 32 (9.61%) JUnit
15 32 (9.61%) Linux
15 32 (9.61%) Git (software)
15 32 (9.61%) Puppet
16 30 (9.01%) MongoDB
16 30 (9.01%) Data Protection
16 30 (9.01%) Jenkins
17 28 (8.41%) C#
18 27 (8.11%) SQL Server
18 27 (8.11%) CSS
18 27 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
18 27 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
19 26 (7.81%) Retail

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 22 (6.61%) Confluence
2 20 (6.01%) Node.js
3 17 (5.11%) Apache
4 14 (4.20%) CMS
5 13 (3.90%) Oracle Service Bus
6 12 (3.60%) Tomcat
7 10 (3.00%) nginx
8 8 (2.40%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.80%) SAS
9 6 (1.80%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.50%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.60%) IIS
11 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.60%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.60%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.30%) JBoss
12 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 4 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (3.60%) Oracle Retail
2 10 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.20%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.60%) BASE24
6 2 (0.60%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.60%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.30%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (4.50%) IaaS
4 9 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.40%) Office 365
6 7 (2.10%) SaaS
7 5 (1.50%) PaaS
8 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.61%) Internet
2 12 (3.60%) LAN
2 12 (3.60%) WAN
3 10 (3.00%) Firewall
3 10 (3.00%) H.323
3 10 (3.00%) VoIP
4 7 (2.10%) CTI
5 6 (1.80%) Intranet
6 4 (1.20%) Extranet
6 4 (1.20%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.60%) DNS
7 2 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (0.60%) Skype
7 2 (0.60%) SMS
7 2 (0.60%) VPN
8 1 (0.30%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (0.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.30%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.01%) MongoDB
2 27 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 27 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 24 (7.21%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (6.91%) NoSQL
5 22 (6.61%) MySQL
6 19 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (4.80%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.60%) Big Data
9 11 (3.30%) Oracle Database
10 10 (3.00%) Redis
11 9 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (2.40%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.50%) OLTP
14 3 (0.90%) OLAP
14 3 (0.90%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
15 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
15 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
16 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (9.61%) Git (software)
1 32 (9.61%) JUnit
2 30 (9.01%) Jenkins
3 24 (7.21%) Maven
4 22 (6.61%) JIRA
5 21 (6.31%) Liquibase
5 21 (6.31%) SonarQube
5 21 (6.31%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (3.30%) Selenium
7 10 (3.00%) Cucumber
7 10 (3.00%) NUnit
8 5 (1.50%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.60%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.30%) DbUnit
10 1 (0.30%) jMock
10 1 (0.30%) Mockito
10 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (12.91%) Finance
2 26 (7.81%) Retail
3 16 (4.80%) Games
4 10 (3.00%) Marketing
5 8 (2.40%) Publishing
6 7 (2.10%) Legal
7 5 (1.50%) Banking
8 4 (1.20%) Law
9 3 (0.90%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (16.52%) .NET
2 36 (10.81%) HTML
3 35 (10.51%) REST
4 27 (8.11%) CSS
5 20 (6.01%) AngularJS
5 20 (6.01%) Django
5 20 (6.01%) Play Framework
5 20 (6.01%) Ruby on Rails
6 18 (5.41%) Web Services
7 16 (4.80%) Middleware
7 16 (4.80%) XML
8 12 (3.60%) Hibernate
8 12 (3.60%) J2EE
8 12 (3.60%) JSON
8 12 (3.60%) Oracle Fusion
8 12 (3.60%) Spring
9 11 (3.30%) PhoneGap
9 11 (3.30%) Servlets
9 11 (3.30%) Swagger
10 10 (3.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
1 23 (6.91%) Data Integration
2 17 (5.11%) Data Centre
3 14 (4.20%) Reference Data
4 13 (3.90%) User Experience
5 10 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.00%) Online Games
6 8 (2.40%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.80%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.20%) Replication
9 3 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.90%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.60%) IVR
10 2 (0.60%) PKI
10 2 (0.60%) Social Media
10 2 (0.60%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.30%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.30%) NHS
11 1 (0.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.61%) Linux
2 24 (7.21%) Unix
3 11 (3.30%) Android
4 10 (3.00%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.50%) Windows
6 1 (0.30%) i5/OS
6 1 (0.30%) MVS
6 1 (0.30%) Solaris
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (22.82%) SOA
3 37 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 34 (10.21%) Microservices
5 33 (9.91%) Data Modelling
5 33 (9.91%) DevOps
5 33 (9.91%) TOGAF
6 30 (9.01%) Data Protection
7 27 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (7.51%) Data Management
9 23 (6.91%) Data Architecture
9 23 (6.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (6.61%) Risk Management
11 21 (6.31%) Software Architecture
12 19 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
12 19 (5.71%) ERP
13 18 (5.41%) Migration
14 17 (5.11%) TDD
15 16 (4.80%) Analytics
15 16 (4.80%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 95 (28.53%) Java
2 46 (13.81%) JavaScript
3 28 (8.41%) C#
4 23 (6.91%) Ruby
5 22 (6.61%) Scala
5 22 (6.61%) SQL
6 21 (6.31%) Python
7 8 (2.40%) C++
8 7 (2.10%) R
9 1 (0.30%) Ada
9 1 (0.30%) C
9 1 (0.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 52 (15.62%) Security Cleared
2 38 (11.41%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 11 (3.30%) Degree
5 7 (2.10%) CISSP
5 7 (2.10%) CLAS
6 4 (1.20%) MBA
7 3 (0.90%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.30%) ISACA
8 1 (0.30%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.11%) Data Quality
1 17 (5.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.60%) QA
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.30%) ISO20022
System Software
1 8 (2.40%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.20%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.90%) vCloud
5 1 (0.30%) vSphere
5 1 (0.30%) XenApp
5 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (9.61%) Puppet
2 21 (6.31%) Bareos
2 21 (6.31%) yum
3 11 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.10%) StatsD
5 6 (1.80%) TeamSite
6 5 (1.50%) Ansible
7 1 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (14.71%) Oracle
2 33 (9.91%) Microsoft
3 22 (6.61%) Citrix
4 13 (3.90%) Avaya
5 12 (3.60%) HP
5 12 (3.60%) Retalix
6 10 (3.00%) Google
7 8 (2.40%) SAP
8 7 (2.10%) Apigee
8 7 (2.10%) Genesys
8 7 (2.10%) IBM
8 7 (2.10%) Mashery
8 7 (2.10%) Tableau
8 7 (2.10%) Teradata
8 7 (2.10%) VMware
9 6 (1.80%) TIBCO
9 6 (1.80%) Trillium
10 5 (1.50%) Infor
10 5 (1.50%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.20%) Cisco
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