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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 32 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 108 97 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.96% 5.80% 5.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.34% 6.18% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 60 29
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£480 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £496 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £61.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.45% +74.28%
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
2023 1570 1455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.84% 93.84% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1426 994 767
Average daily rate £356 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.18% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £463 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 56 65
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.20 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -22.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -13 88 £491 +1.28% 18
Bradford -4 7 £450 +21.62% 4
Halifax +4 3 £468 -30.74%
Bingley - 3 £350 - 1
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 46 (23.71%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (19.07%) Microsoft
3 36 (18.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 31 (15.98%) TOGAF
4 31 (15.98%) .NET
5 27 (13.92%) SOA
5 27 (13.92%) Finance
6 26 (13.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (11.86%) NHS
7 23 (11.86%) SQL Server
8 22 (11.34%) Java
9 21 (10.82%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (10.31%) Data Modelling
10 20 (10.31%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (10.31%) Windows
10 20 (10.31%) VMware
10 20 (10.31%) Analytics
11 19 (9.79%) SQL
11 19 (9.79%) CRM
12 18 (9.28%) Linux
13 17 (8.76%) Cisco
13 17 (8.76%) Scrum
14 16 (8.25%) UNIX
14 16 (8.25%) C#
15 15 (7.73%) JavaScript
15 15 (7.73%) MS Excel
15 15 (7.73%) Load Balancing
15 15 (7.73%) Use Case
16 14 (7.22%) Data Integration
16 14 (7.22%) Data Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (5.67%) Apache
2 9 (4.64%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.12%) SAS
4 7 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (3.61%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.09%) Node.js
6 5 (2.58%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.06%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.55%) JBoss
9 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.52%) Documentum
10 1 (0.52%) Alfresco
Applications
1 15 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.06%) MS Office
3 2 (1.03%) SPSS
4 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Misys Midas
2 3 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.03%) Unica
3 2 (1.03%) Aligne
3 2 (1.03%) Maximo
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.55%) IaaS
4 2 (1.03%) SaaS
4 2 (1.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.12%) WAN
2 6 (3.09%) Internet
3 4 (2.06%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.55%) Intranet
4 3 (1.55%) Converged Networks
4 3 (1.55%) Extranet
5 2 (1.03%) DNS
5 2 (1.03%) SAN
5 2 (1.03%) Firewall
5 2 (1.03%) Network Security
6 1 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.52%) FWSM
6 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.52%) OSPF
6 1 (0.52%) BGP
6 1 (0.52%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.31%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (5.15%) Big Data
4 9 (4.64%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.61%) OLAP
6 5 (2.58%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.58%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.06%) MySQL
8 3 (1.55%) OLTP
8 3 (1.55%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (1.03%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (1.03%) ROLAP
9 2 (1.03%) MOLAP
9 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.03%) QlikView
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.52%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.52%) ERwin
General
1 27 (13.92%) Finance
2 8 (4.12%) Retail
3 4 (2.06%) Marketing
4 3 (1.55%) Advertising
4 3 (1.55%) Games
5 2 (1.03%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Publishing
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Front Office
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.98%) .NET
2 13 (6.70%) RESTful
3 12 (6.19%) .NET Framework
4 11 (5.67%) HTML
5 10 (5.15%) CSS
6 8 (4.12%) XML
6 8 (4.12%) Middleware
6 8 (4.12%) WCF
7 7 (3.61%) Entity Framework
7 7 (3.61%) REST
7 7 (3.61%) Java EE
8 6 (3.09%) ASP.NET
8 6 (3.09%) Web Services
8 6 (3.09%) J2EE
9 5 (2.58%) JSON
9 5 (2.58%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.06%) Hibernate
10 4 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (2.06%) Spring
10 4 (2.06%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.86%) NHS
2 14 (7.22%) Data Integration
3 13 (6.70%) Reference Data
4 9 (4.64%) User Experience
5 7 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.61%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.61%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.06%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.06%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.03%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.03%) Replication
8 2 (1.03%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.03%) iPad
9 1 (0.52%) FMCG
9 1 (0.52%) W3C
9 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.52%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.31%) Windows
2 18 (9.28%) Linux
3 16 (8.25%) UNIX
4 10 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.06%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.06%) Android
6 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.52%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (23.71%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.56%) Enterprise Architecture
3 31 (15.98%) TOGAF
4 27 (13.92%) SOA
5 26 (13.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (10.82%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (10.31%) Data Modelling
7 20 (10.31%) Analytics
8 19 (9.79%) CRM
9 17 (8.76%) Scrum
10 15 (7.73%) Load Balancing
10 15 (7.73%) Use Case
11 14 (7.22%) Data Architecture
12 12 (6.19%) Data Management
12 12 (6.19%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (5.67%) DevOps
13 11 (5.67%) Technical Architecture
13 11 (5.67%) MVC
13 11 (5.67%) E-Commerce
14 9 (4.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.34%) Java
2 19 (9.79%) SQL
3 16 (8.25%) C#
4 15 (7.73%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.64%) Ruby
6 8 (4.12%) Python
7 6 (3.09%) PHP
8 2 (1.03%) Perl
8 2 (1.03%) Scala
9 1 (0.52%) Clojure
9 1 (0.52%) R
9 1 (0.52%) Groovy
9 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (2.58%) Degree
1 5 (2.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.03%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.03%) MCSE
2 2 (1.03%) CCNP
2 2 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.12%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.61%) SLA
3 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.03%) QA
4 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.52%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.55%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.09%) Puppet
2 5 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.52%) StatsD
3 1 (0.52%) Salt
3 1 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (19.07%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.31%) VMware
3 17 (8.76%) Cisco
4 10 (5.15%) SolarWinds
4 10 (5.15%) Red Hat
5 9 (4.64%) Oracle
5 9 (4.64%) SAP
5 9 (4.64%) Trillium
6 4 (2.06%) IBM
6 4 (2.06%) Citrix
7 3 (1.55%) HP
7 3 (1.55%) Tableau
8 2 (1.03%) EMC
8 2 (1.03%) Intel
9 1 (0.52%) Informatica
9 1 (0.52%) NetApp
9 1 (0.52%) OpenText
9 1 (0.52%) hybris
9 1 (0.52%) Teradata
9 1 (0.52%) Capita
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