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 3 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 37 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 97 97 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.84% 5.52% 5.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 5.92% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 53 21
Average daily rate
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£480 £425 £461
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% -7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £41.58 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-9.07% +5.25%
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
1845 1638 1212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.11% 93.17% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1232 1085 631
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 60 57
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -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 3 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 3 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 -10 67 £498 +13.71% 22
Halifax +8 14 £450 -30.76%
Bradford -16 2 £565 +73.84%
Wetherby - 1 £425 -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 36 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (17.86%) TOGAF
2 30 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 29 (17.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 27 (16.07%) Finance
4 27 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (15.48%) SOA
6 24 (14.29%) .NET
7 22 (13.10%) CRM
8 21 (12.50%) Java
9 20 (11.90%) Windows
10 19 (11.31%) SQL Server
10 19 (11.31%) NHS
11 17 (10.12%) SQL
11 17 (10.12%) Data Modelling
12 16 (9.52%) JavaScript
12 16 (9.52%) C#
12 16 (9.52%) VMware
12 16 (9.52%) Data Management
12 16 (9.52%) Load Balancing
12 16 (9.52%) Ruby
13 14 (8.33%) Use Case
13 14 (8.33%) Service Management
13 14 (8.33%) Cisco
14 13 (7.74%) Oracle
14 13 (7.74%) Linux
15 12 (7.14%) Trillium
15 12 (7.14%) Reference Data
16 11 (6.55%) Data Quality
16 11 (6.55%) Technical Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 8 (4.76%) Apache
2 7 (4.17%) SAS
2 7 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.98%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.98%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.38%) Tuxedo
4 4 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.19%) Node.js
6 1 (0.60%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.60%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.19%) MS Office
2 2 (1.19%) SPSS
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.98%) Misys Midas
2 4 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.38%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.79%) Exstream
4 2 (1.19%) Maximo
4 2 (1.19%) Aligne
5 1 (0.60%) Unica
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.76%) SaaS
2 5 (2.98%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.79%) IaaS
5 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.57%) WAN
2 4 (2.38%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.79%) Converged Networks
3 3 (1.79%) SAN
3 3 (1.79%) Internet
4 2 (1.19%) LAN
4 2 (1.19%) WLAN
4 2 (1.19%) DNS
4 2 (1.19%) Network Security
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.60%) FWSM
5 1 (0.60%) VPN
5 1 (0.60%) OSPF
5 1 (0.60%) BGP
5 1 (0.60%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.60%) Firewall
5 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.55%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (5.95%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.95%) Big Data
4 9 (5.36%) MySQL
5 7 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 5 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.98%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.38%) OLAP
8 4 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.79%) Base SAS
10 2 (1.19%) ROLAP
10 2 (1.19%) MOLAP
10 2 (1.19%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.19%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 5 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.60%) ERwin
3 1 (0.60%) NUnit
3 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (16.07%) Finance
2 5 (2.98%) Banking
3 4 (2.38%) Games
4 3 (1.79%) Retail
5 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Front Office
6 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.29%) .NET
2 11 (6.55%) HTML
3 10 (5.95%) CSS
4 9 (5.36%) ASP.NET
4 9 (5.36%) .NET Framework
5 8 (4.76%) Django
5 8 (4.76%) XML
5 8 (4.76%) Middleware
5 8 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (4.17%) REST
7 6 (3.57%) WCF
7 6 (3.57%) Entity Framework
8 5 (2.98%) Play Framework
8 5 (2.98%) AngularJS
8 5 (2.98%) JSON
8 5 (2.98%) RESTful
8 5 (2.98%) Web Services
9 4 (2.38%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.31%) NHS
2 12 (7.14%) Reference Data
3 11 (6.55%) Data Integration
4 9 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.76%) User Experience
6 7 (4.17%) Visualisation
7 6 (3.57%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.38%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.79%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.19%) Replication
10 2 (1.19%) Taxonomies
10 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.19%) Online Games
10 2 (1.19%) iPad
10 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.60%) FMCG
11 1 (0.60%) IBM XIV
11 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.60%) RIA
11 1 (0.60%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.90%) Windows
2 13 (7.74%) Linux
3 10 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (5.36%) UNIX
5 6 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.57%) Android
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (17.86%) TOGAF
3 29 (17.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 27 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (15.48%) SOA
6 22 (13.10%) CRM
7 17 (10.12%) Data Modelling
8 16 (9.52%) Data Management
8 16 (9.52%) Load Balancing
9 14 (8.33%) Use Case
9 14 (8.33%) Service Management
10 11 (6.55%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (5.95%) Project Management
12 9 (5.36%) MVC
12 9 (5.36%) Enterprise Data Management
12 9 (5.36%) Data Architecture
12 9 (5.36%) Open Source
12 9 (5.36%) Analytics
12 9 (5.36%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.50%) Java
2 17 (10.12%) SQL
3 16 (9.52%) Ruby
3 16 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 16 (9.52%) C#
4 8 (4.76%) Python
5 7 (4.17%) Scala
6 6 (3.57%) PHP
7 2 (1.19%) Perl
7 2 (1.19%) VBA
8 1 (0.60%) Groovy
8 1 (0.60%) Clojure
8 1 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (2.98%) Degree
2 4 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.19%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.55%) SLA
1 11 (6.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.60%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.38%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.79%) TeamSite
3 2 (1.19%) Puppet
3 2 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.60%) StatsD
4 1 (0.60%) Salt
4 1 (0.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.52%) VMware
3 14 (8.33%) Cisco
4 13 (7.74%) Oracle
5 12 (7.14%) Trillium
6 10 (5.95%) SolarWinds
7 6 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.98%) SAP
8 5 (2.98%) HP
9 4 (2.38%) TIBCO
9 4 (2.38%) IBM
9 4 (2.38%) Infor
10 2 (1.19%) EMC
11 1 (0.60%) Citrix
11 1 (0.60%) Informatica
11 1 (0.60%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.60%) hybris
11 1 (0.60%) Tableau
11 1 (0.60%) Twitter
11 1 (0.60%) MobileIron
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