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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 37 41 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 78 56 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.56% 3.70% 5.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 3.93% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 23 47
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£450 £500 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £400 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £550 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £60.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
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
1592 1425 1655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.99% 94.06% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 944 804 873
Average daily rate £348 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 62 69
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.02 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £44.40 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +7 46 £450 -14.28% 12
Bradford +10 17 £450 +80.00% 4
Halifax -1 3 £438 -18.60% 2
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 46 (26.29%) Oracle
2 43 (24.57%) Data Modelling
3 36 (20.57%) SOA
4 31 (17.71%) SQL Server
4 31 (17.71%) Java
4 31 (17.71%) Finance
5 28 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (14.86%) Linux
7 22 (12.57%) Data Architecture
7 22 (12.57%) .NET
7 22 (12.57%) Redis
8 21 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (12.00%) Data Management
9 20 (11.43%) TOGAF
9 20 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (11.43%) VMware
10 19 (10.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (10.86%) Performance Testing
11 18 (10.29%) Apache
11 18 (10.29%) MS Excel
11 18 (10.29%) MS Visio
11 18 (10.29%) Red Hat
12 17 (9.71%) Microsoft
12 17 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (9.71%) PHP
12 17 (9.71%) Master Data Management
13 16 (9.14%) C#
13 16 (9.14%) Middleware
13 16 (9.14%) Open Source
14 15 (8.57%) OpenLDAP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 18 (10.29%) Apache
2 15 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.29%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.29%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.14%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.57%) Node.js
6 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.57%) Drupal
6 1 (0.57%) nginx
6 1 (0.57%) Liferay
Applications
1 18 (10.29%) MS Excel
1 18 (10.29%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.29%) MS Office
3 2 (1.14%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (3.43%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.71%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.57%) OpenLDAP
2 8 (4.57%) Firewall
3 7 (4.00%) LAN
4 5 (2.86%) WAN
4 5 (2.86%) Ethernet
4 5 (2.86%) DNS
4 5 (2.86%) MPLS
4 5 (2.86%) OSPF
4 5 (2.86%) BGP
5 4 (2.29%) VPN
5 4 (2.29%) VPLS
6 3 (1.71%) VLAN
7 2 (1.14%) Network Security
7 2 (1.14%) Wireless
7 2 (1.14%) Internet
7 2 (1.14%) FTP
7 2 (1.14%) LDAP
7 2 (1.14%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.57%) WLAN
8 1 (0.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.57%) Redis
3 21 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (6.86%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.57%) DB2
7 5 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (2.86%) MySQL
8 3 (1.71%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.71%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.14%) Riak
9 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.57%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 15 (8.57%) JMeter
2 2 (1.14%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (17.71%) Finance
2 3 (1.71%) Banking
3 2 (1.14%) Marketing
3 2 (1.14%) Law
4 1 (0.57%) Legal
4 1 (0.57%) Games
4 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.57%) .NET
2 16 (9.14%) Middleware
3 13 (7.43%) XML
4 8 (4.57%) jQuery
5 7 (4.00%) WCF
5 7 (4.00%) XSLT
5 7 (4.00%) HTML
6 6 (3.43%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.43%) .NET Framework
6 6 (3.43%) Web Services
7 4 (2.29%) Spring MVC
7 4 (2.29%) JPA
7 4 (2.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (2.29%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.29%) Spring
7 4 (2.29%) CSS
7 4 (2.29%) SOAP
8 3 (1.71%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (1.71%) REST
9 2 (1.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.14%) Open Source
2 12 (6.86%) Data Integration
2 12 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.29%) Reference Data
4 9 (5.14%) Data Structures
4 9 (5.14%) User Experience
5 8 (4.57%) NHS
6 6 (3.43%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.29%) Informatics
8 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.57%) Online Games
9 1 (0.57%) IVR
9 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.86%) Linux
2 14 (8.00%) Windows
3 10 (5.71%) UNIX
4 6 (3.43%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (2.86%) AIX
6 3 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.57%) HPUX
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (24.57%) Data Modelling
2 36 (20.57%) SOA
3 28 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (12.57%) Data Architecture
5 21 (12.00%) Data Management
6 20 (11.43%) TOGAF
6 20 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (10.86%) Performance Testing
8 17 (9.71%) Master Data Management
9 15 (8.57%) Data Protection
10 14 (8.00%) Validation
11 12 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (6.86%) Data Governance
12 11 (6.29%) Mentoring
13 10 (5.71%) Data Security
14 8 (4.57%) CRM
14 8 (4.57%) Waterfall
15 7 (4.00%) Software Architecture
15 7 (4.00%) Information Assurance
15 7 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.71%) Java
2 17 (9.71%) PHP
3 16 (9.14%) C#
4 8 (4.57%) SQL
5 4 (2.29%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.71%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.71%) Python
7 2 (1.14%) Perl
7 2 (1.14%) Ruby
7 2 (1.14%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.14%) BeanShell
8 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (5.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.29%) JNCIP
3 4 (2.29%) JNCIE
4 3 (1.71%) Degree
4 3 (1.71%) CISSP
5 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.14%) CISM
5 2 (1.14%) CCNP
5 2 (1.14%) CCDP
5 2 (1.14%) CEH
6 1 (0.57%) CCSP
6 1 (0.57%) CCNA
6 1 (0.57%) GIAC
6 1 (0.57%) RHCA
6 1 (0.57%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.14%) COBIT
2 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (0.57%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (10.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.14%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.14%) Samba
3 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.57%) XenApp
3 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (6.86%) Puppet
1 12 (6.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (26.29%) Oracle
2 20 (11.43%) VMware
3 18 (10.29%) Red Hat
4 17 (9.71%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.14%) Cisco
6 5 (2.86%) IBM
7 4 (2.29%) Juniper
7 4 (2.29%) Twitter
8 3 (1.71%) HP
8 3 (1.71%) Sybase
8 3 (1.71%) SAP
9 2 (1.14%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.14%) Sun
9 2 (1.14%) Citrix
9 2 (1.14%) Novell
10 1 (0.57%) ClickSoftware Technologies
10 1 (0.57%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.57%) Avaya
10 1 (0.57%) NetApp
10 1 (0.57%) Brocade
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £475 - £575 per day
Posted: 26 days ago