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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 26 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 80 64 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.87% 4.33% 5.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.24% 4.61% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 21 45
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +14.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.04% +0.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.25 £47.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1528 1387 1793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.00% 93.91% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 930 751 960
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 65 77
Average hourly rate £13.20 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £30.10
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 19 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 19 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 +17 48 £438 -7.89% 27
Bradford +4 12 £450 +33.33% 4
Halifax -13 3 £438 -16.66%
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 51 (27.87%) Data Modelling
2 47 (25.68%) Oracle
3 32 (17.49%) Finance
4 31 (16.94%) SOA
5 30 (16.39%) Java
6 29 (15.85%) SQL Server
7 25 (13.66%) Data Architecture
8 24 (13.11%) TOGAF
8 24 (13.11%) Data Management
8 24 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (13.11%) Redis
9 23 (12.57%) Linux
9 23 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (12.02%) VMware
11 21 (11.48%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (10.93%) Master Data Management
13 19 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (10.38%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (10.38%) Windows
13 19 (10.38%) PHP
13 19 (10.38%) MS Excel
14 18 (9.84%) Middleware
14 18 (9.84%) Performance Testing
15 17 (9.29%) Puppet
16 16 (8.74%) Data Protection
16 16 (8.74%) Red Hat
16 16 (8.74%) Tomcat
16 16 (8.74%) MS Visio
17 15 (8.20%) Apache
17 15 (8.20%) Microsoft

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (8.74%) Tomcat
2 15 (8.20%) Apache
3 6 (3.28%) nginx
4 4 (2.19%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (2.19%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (2.19%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.64%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.09%) Lync
6 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.09%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.55%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.55%) Mule
7 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.74%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.64%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.09%) 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 (8.20%) OpenLDAP
2 8 (4.37%) Firewall
2 8 (4.37%) MPLS
3 7 (3.83%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.83%) VPN
3 7 (3.83%) LAN
4 6 (3.28%) WAN
5 5 (2.73%) DNS
5 5 (2.73%) OSPF
5 5 (2.73%) BGP
6 4 (2.19%) VLAN
6 4 (2.19%) VPLS
6 4 (2.19%) Ethernet
6 4 (2.19%) FTP
7 3 (1.64%) Wireless
7 3 (1.64%) Network Security
8 2 (1.09%) SAN
8 2 (1.09%) IPsec
8 2 (1.09%) LDAP
9 1 (0.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (13.11%) Redis
3 21 (11.48%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (6.56%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.37%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (4.37%) DB2
6 7 (3.83%) MySQL
7 6 (3.28%) Riak
7 6 (3.28%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.73%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.55%) OLTP
12 1 (0.55%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (8.20%) JMeter
2 4 (2.19%) ERwin
3 3 (1.64%) Axure RP
General
1 32 (17.49%) Finance
2 5 (2.73%) Banking
2 5 (2.73%) Retail
3 4 (2.19%) Marketing
4 2 (1.09%) Law
4 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.55%) Legal
5 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.55%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.84%) Middleware
2 13 (7.10%) .NET
3 12 (6.56%) XML
4 7 (3.83%) XSLT
4 7 (3.83%) WCF
5 6 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (3.28%) .NET Framework
5 6 (3.28%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.73%) Web Services
6 5 (2.73%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (2.73%) jQuery
7 4 (2.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (2.19%) Spring MVC
7 4 (2.19%) JPA
7 4 (2.19%) Spring
7 4 (2.19%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.19%) HTML
8 3 (1.64%) J2EE
9 2 (1.09%) SailPoint
9 2 (1.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.20%) Data Integration
1 15 (8.20%) Open Source
2 14 (7.65%) Reference Data
3 10 (5.46%) NHS
3 10 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.19%) Informatics
6 3 (1.64%) IVR
6 3 (1.64%) User Experience
7 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.55%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.57%) Linux
2 19 (10.38%) Windows
3 7 (3.83%) UNIX
4 6 (3.28%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.64%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.09%) AIX
7 2 (1.09%) HPUX
8 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (27.87%) Data Modelling
2 31 (16.94%) SOA
3 25 (13.66%) Data Architecture
4 24 (13.11%) TOGAF
4 24 (13.11%) Data Management
5 23 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (10.93%) Master Data Management
7 19 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (9.84%) Performance Testing
9 16 (8.74%) Data Protection
10 15 (8.20%) Validation
11 14 (7.65%) Data Governance
12 13 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (7.10%) Enterprise Architecture
13 12 (6.56%) Service Management
14 11 (6.01%) Migration
15 10 (5.46%) Data Security
15 10 (5.46%) ITIL
15 10 (5.46%) ETL
15 10 (5.46%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.39%) Java
2 19 (10.38%) PHP
3 14 (7.65%) SQL
4 10 (5.46%) C#
5 7 (3.83%) Python
6 6 (3.28%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.09%) BeanShell
7 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.09%) VBScript
7 2 (1.09%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (3.83%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.73%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.19%) JNCIP
3 4 (2.19%) JNCIE
4 3 (1.64%) CISSP
4 3 (1.64%) Degree
5 2 (1.09%) CEH
5 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.09%) CCNP
5 2 (1.09%) CCDP
5 2 (1.09%) CISM
6 1 (0.55%) CCNA
6 1 (0.55%) CCSP
6 1 (0.55%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.73%) COBIT
2 3 (1.64%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 19 (10.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.19%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.09%) vSphere
4 2 (1.09%) Xen
4 2 (1.09%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.55%) XenApp
5 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (9.29%) Puppet
2 12 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (25.68%) Oracle
2 22 (12.02%) VMware
3 16 (8.74%) Red Hat
4 15 (8.20%) Microsoft
5 12 (6.56%) Cisco
6 8 (4.37%) IBM
7 7 (3.83%) Citrix
8 5 (2.73%) HP
8 5 (2.73%) Splunk
9 4 (2.19%) Twitter
9 4 (2.19%) CA
9 4 (2.19%) Juniper
10 3 (1.64%) Sybase
10 3 (1.64%) SAP
10 3 (1.64%) Avaya
10 3 (1.64%) EMC
10 3 (1.64%) Zend
11 2 (1.09%) Becrypt
11 2 (1.09%) Brocade
11 2 (1.09%) NetApp
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