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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 32 44 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 80 56 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.91% 3.81% 5.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.32% 4.05% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 18 43
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£450 £488 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £387 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £40.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+13.58% -12.43%
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
1505 1383 1758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.39% 94.02% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 901 754 926
Average daily rate £340 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 64 81
Average hourly rate £12.45 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £45.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 September 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 September 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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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 +22 45 £450 -5.26% 21
Bradford +12 16 £450 +80.00% 2
Halifax -8 3 £438 -16.66% 1
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (25.97%) Oracle
1 47 (25.97%) Data Modelling
2 36 (19.89%) SOA
3 33 (18.23%) Finance
4 31 (17.13%) Java
5 30 (16.57%) SQL Server
6 24 (13.26%) TOGAF
7 23 (12.71%) Data Management
7 23 (12.71%) Linux
8 22 (12.15%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (12.15%) Data Architecture
9 21 (11.60%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (11.60%) VMware
10 19 (10.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (10.50%) PHP
10 19 (10.50%) Redis
10 19 (10.50%) Master Data Management
11 18 (9.94%) .NET
11 18 (9.94%) Windows
11 18 (9.94%) MS Excel
11 18 (9.94%) Middleware
11 18 (9.94%) Performance Testing
12 17 (9.39%) Microsoft
12 17 (9.39%) MS Visio
13 16 (8.84%) Tomcat
13 16 (8.84%) Red Hat
13 16 (8.84%) Data Protection
13 16 (8.84%) Data Governance

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (8.84%) Tomcat
2 15 (8.29%) Apache
3 4 (2.21%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.21%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (2.21%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (1.66%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.55%) Lync
6 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.55%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.55%) Drupal
6 1 (0.55%) Mule
6 1 (0.55%) nginx
6 1 (0.55%) Liferay
Applications
1 18 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.39%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.66%) MS Office
4 2 (1.10%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (3.31%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.66%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.29%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (3.87%) Firewall
2 7 (3.87%) LAN
2 7 (3.87%) MPLS
3 6 (3.31%) WAN
3 6 (3.31%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.31%) VPN
4 5 (2.76%) DNS
4 5 (2.76%) OSPF
4 5 (2.76%) BGP
5 4 (2.21%) VLAN
5 4 (2.21%) VPLS
5 4 (2.21%) Ethernet
5 4 (2.21%) FTP
6 3 (1.66%) Network Security
7 2 (1.10%) SAN
7 2 (1.10%) Wireless
7 2 (1.10%) LDAP
8 1 (0.55%) IPsec
8 1 (0.55%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.57%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.15%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (11.60%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (10.50%) Redis
5 12 (6.63%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.42%) DB2
7 6 (3.31%) MySQL
7 6 (3.31%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (2.21%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.66%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.10%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.55%) Riak
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (8.29%) JMeter
2 4 (2.21%) ERwin
3 2 (1.10%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
General
1 33 (18.23%) Finance
2 4 (2.21%) Marketing
3 3 (1.66%) Banking
3 3 (1.66%) Retail
4 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.10%) Law
5 1 (0.55%) Legal
5 1 (0.55%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.94%) .NET
1 18 (9.94%) Middleware
2 13 (7.18%) XML
3 7 (3.87%) XSLT
3 7 (3.87%) Web Services
3 7 (3.87%) WCF
3 7 (3.87%) jQuery
4 6 (3.31%) .NET Framework
4 6 (3.31%) HTML
4 6 (3.31%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.76%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (2.21%) Spring MVC
6 4 (2.21%) JPA
6 4 (2.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (2.21%) Hibernate
6 4 (2.21%) Spring
7 3 (1.66%) CSS
7 3 (1.66%) SOAP
7 3 (1.66%) J2EE
7 3 (1.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.29%) Open Source
2 12 (6.63%) Data Integration
3 11 (6.08%) Reference Data
4 10 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.97%) Data Structures
6 8 (4.42%) NHS
7 6 (3.31%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.21%) Informatics
9 3 (1.66%) User Experience
10 2 (1.10%) IVR
10 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.55%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.71%) Linux
2 18 (9.94%) Windows
3 7 (3.87%) UNIX
4 6 (3.31%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.66%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.10%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.10%) AIX
7 2 (1.10%) HPUX
8 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (25.97%) Data Modelling
2 36 (19.89%) SOA
3 24 (13.26%) TOGAF
4 23 (12.71%) Data Management
5 22 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (12.15%) Data Architecture
6 19 (10.50%) Master Data Management
6 19 (10.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (9.94%) Performance Testing
8 16 (8.84%) Data Protection
8 16 (8.84%) Data Governance
9 14 (7.73%) Validation
10 13 (7.18%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (5.52%) CRM
12 10 (5.52%) Data Security
13 9 (4.97%) Migration
13 9 (4.97%) MVC
13 9 (4.97%) ITIL
13 9 (4.97%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.13%) Java
2 19 (10.50%) PHP
3 14 (7.73%) SQL
3 14 (7.73%) C#
4 5 (2.76%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.66%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.10%) VBScript
6 2 (1.10%) Python
6 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.10%) BeanShell
7 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (3.87%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.21%) JNCIP
3 4 (2.21%) JNCIE
4 3 (1.66%) Degree
4 3 (1.66%) CISSP
5 2 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.10%) CISM
5 2 (1.10%) CCNP
5 2 (1.10%) CCDP
5 2 (1.10%) CEH
6 1 (0.55%) CCSP
6 1 (0.55%) CCNA
6 1 (0.55%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.76%) COBIT
2 3 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.10%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 19 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.21%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.10%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.55%) XenApp
4 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.55%) vSphere
4 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (6.63%) Puppet
1 12 (6.63%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.66%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (25.97%) Oracle
2 21 (11.60%) VMware
3 17 (9.39%) Microsoft
4 16 (8.84%) Red Hat
5 11 (6.08%) Cisco
6 7 (3.87%) IBM
7 6 (3.31%) Citrix
8 4 (2.21%) Juniper
8 4 (2.21%) CA
8 4 (2.21%) HP
8 4 (2.21%) Twitter
9 3 (1.66%) Zend
9 3 (1.66%) Sybase
9 3 (1.66%) SAP
10 2 (1.10%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.10%) EMC
10 2 (1.10%) Sun
10 2 (1.10%) Avaya
10 2 (1.10%) Brocade
10 2 (1.10%) Becrypt
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