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 June 2015 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 33 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 121 101 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.72% 5.77% 5.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.20% 6.21% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 56 26
Average daily rate
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£480 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £361 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £463
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.15 £60.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-28.08% +56.86%
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
1953 1626 1358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.25% 92.91% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1358 1061 707
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 54 63
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.20 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £29.00 £34.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

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 June 2015.

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 June 2015. 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 +2 100 £480 +5.49% 23
Halifax +3 5 £455 -32.59%
Bradford -18 4 £500 +33.33% 3
Wetherby - 1 £425 -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 50 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (19.58%) Microsoft
3 30 (15.87%) TOGAF
3 30 (15.87%) Enterprise Architecture
4 29 (15.34%) Finance
5 28 (14.81%) .NET
6 25 (13.23%) SOA
7 23 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (12.17%) NHS
8 22 (11.64%) CRM
8 22 (11.64%) SQL Server
8 22 (11.64%) Java
9 21 (11.11%) Windows
9 21 (11.11%) VMware
10 19 (10.05%) Data Modelling
11 18 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (9.52%) Linux
11 18 (9.52%) C#
12 17 (8.99%) SQL
12 17 (8.99%) Cisco
12 17 (8.99%) Scrum
12 17 (8.99%) Analytics
13 16 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (7.94%) JavaScript
14 15 (7.94%) Load Balancing
14 15 (7.94%) Use Case
14 15 (7.94%) Data Integration
14 15 (7.94%) Data Architecture
15 14 (7.41%) Data Management
15 14 (7.41%) Ruby

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 11 (5.82%) Apache
2 9 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.70%) SAS
5 6 (3.17%) Node.js
6 5 (2.65%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.12%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.59%) JBoss
9 2 (1.06%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.53%) Documentum
10 1 (0.53%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.53%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 13 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.12%) MS Office
3 2 (1.06%) SPSS
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.65%) Misys Midas
2 4 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.06%) Maximo
3 2 (1.06%) Unica
3 2 (1.06%) Aligne
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.17%) SaaS
3 5 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.59%) IaaS
5 2 (1.06%) PaaS
6 1 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.23%) WAN
2 5 (2.65%) Internet
3 4 (2.12%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.59%) Converged Networks
5 2 (1.06%) Network Security
5 2 (1.06%) DNS
5 2 (1.06%) SAN
5 2 (1.06%) Firewall
6 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.53%) OSPF
6 1 (0.53%) BGP
6 1 (0.53%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.53%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.64%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.76%) Big Data
4 9 (4.76%) MySQL
5 6 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.65%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.65%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 5 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.12%) OLAP
8 3 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.59%) Base SAS
9 2 (1.06%) ROLAP
9 2 (1.06%) MOLAP
9 2 (1.06%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.53%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.53%) ERwin
General
1 29 (15.34%) Finance
2 7 (3.70%) Retail
3 3 (1.59%) Advertising
3 3 (1.59%) Games
3 3 (1.59%) Banking
4 2 (1.06%) Marketing
5 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.53%) Front Office
5 1 (0.53%) Electronics
5 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.81%) .NET
2 13 (6.88%) RESTful
3 12 (6.35%) .NET Framework
4 11 (5.82%) HTML
5 10 (5.29%) CSS
6 8 (4.23%) ASP.NET
6 8 (4.23%) Web Services
6 8 (4.23%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (4.23%) REST
6 8 (4.23%) Django
7 7 (3.70%) Java EE
7 7 (3.70%) WCF
7 7 (3.70%) Middleware
7 7 (3.70%) XML
7 7 (3.70%) Entity Framework
8 5 (2.65%) Play Framework
8 5 (2.65%) AngularJS
8 5 (2.65%) J2EE
8 5 (2.65%) JSON
9 4 (2.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.17%) NHS
2 15 (7.94%) Data Integration
3 13 (6.88%) Reference Data
4 9 (4.76%) User Experience
5 8 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.70%) Visualisation
6 7 (3.70%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.12%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.59%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.06%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.06%) Replication
9 2 (1.06%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.06%) iPad
10 1 (0.53%) IBM XIV
10 1 (0.53%) FMCG
10 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.53%) RIA
10 1 (0.53%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.11%) Windows
2 18 (9.52%) Linux
3 12 (6.35%) UNIX
4 11 (5.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.17%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.17%) Android
6 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (15.87%) TOGAF
2 30 (15.87%) Enterprise Architecture
3 25 (13.23%) SOA
4 23 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (11.64%) CRM
6 19 (10.05%) Data Modelling
7 18 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (8.99%) Scrum
8 17 (8.99%) Analytics
9 15 (7.94%) Use Case
9 15 (7.94%) Load Balancing
9 15 (7.94%) Data Architecture
10 14 (7.41%) Data Management
11 12 (6.35%) Technical Architecture
12 11 (5.82%) MVC
12 11 (5.82%) E-Commerce
13 10 (5.29%) Project Management
13 10 (5.29%) DevOps
14 9 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.64%) Java
2 18 (9.52%) C#
3 17 (8.99%) SQL
4 15 (7.94%) JavaScript
5 14 (7.41%) Ruby
6 8 (4.23%) Python
7 7 (3.70%) Scala
8 6 (3.17%) PHP
9 2 (1.06%) Perl
10 1 (0.53%) Groovy
10 1 (0.53%) VBA
10 1 (0.53%) Clojure
10 1 (0.53%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (2.65%) Degree
2 4 (2.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.06%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.06%) MCSE
3 2 (1.06%) CCNP
3 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.29%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.53%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.59%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.17%) Puppet
2 5 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.53%) StatsD
3 1 (0.53%) Salt
3 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (19.58%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.11%) VMware
3 17 (8.99%) Cisco
4 11 (5.82%) Trillium
5 10 (5.29%) Oracle
5 10 (5.29%) SolarWinds
5 10 (5.29%) Red Hat
6 9 (4.76%) SAP
7 4 (2.12%) IBM
7 4 (2.12%) Citrix
8 3 (1.59%) HP
9 2 (1.06%) EMC
9 2 (1.06%) Intel
10 1 (0.53%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.53%) Informatica
10 1 (0.53%) NetApp
10 1 (0.53%) Teradata
10 1 (0.53%) Capita
10 1 (0.53%) Infor
10 1 (0.53%) TIBCO
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £480 - £510 per annum + DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £420 - £430 per day + DOE
Posted: 17 days ago