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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 43 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 83 81 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.14% 4.63% 7.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.51% 4.98% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 40 31
Average daily rate
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£450 £420 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £333 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £470
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £44.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -19.54%
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
1841 1628 1237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.91% 93.08% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1144 1071 606
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 62 82
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 £9.62 £9.50 £9.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -9 52 £475 +11.76% 23
Halifax +13 14 £444 -19.31% 1
Bradford -26 2 £565 +73.84% 1
Wetherby - 1 £425 - 1
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 43 (23.37%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 30 (16.30%) Finance
3 30 (16.30%) TOGAF
4 27 (14.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 26 (14.13%) Java
6 25 (13.59%) SOA
7 23 (12.50%) CRM
7 23 (12.50%) SQL
8 22 (11.96%) SQL Server
9 21 (11.41%) .NET
9 21 (11.41%) Ruby
10 20 (10.87%) Windows
11 18 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (9.24%) VMware
12 17 (9.24%) C#
12 17 (9.24%) Service Management
13 16 (8.70%) NHS
14 15 (8.15%) Open Source
14 15 (8.15%) NoSQL
14 15 (8.15%) Cisco
14 15 (8.15%) Project Management
14 15 (8.15%) Oracle
14 15 (8.15%) Data Modelling
14 15 (8.15%) Load Balancing
15 14 (7.61%) Data Management
16 13 (7.07%) Use Case
16 13 (7.07%) SaaS
16 13 (7.07%) Software Architecture
17 12 (6.52%) Django

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 9 (4.89%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.26%) SAS
3 4 (2.17%) Apache
3 4 (2.17%) Tuxedo
4 3 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.09%) Node.js
6 1 (0.54%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.54%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.63%) MS Office
3 2 (1.09%) SPSS
4 1 (0.54%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.72%) Misys Midas
2 4 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (2.17%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.63%) Exstream
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.54%) Unica
4 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.07%) SaaS
2 4 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (1.63%) IaaS
4 2 (1.09%) PaaS
5 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.17%) LAN
1 4 (2.17%) WAN
2 3 (1.63%) DNS
2 3 (1.63%) SAN
3 2 (1.09%) Internet
3 2 (1.09%) Firewall
3 2 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.09%) Network Security
3 2 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.09%) WLAN
4 1 (0.54%) FWSM
4 1 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.54%) OSPF
4 1 (0.54%) BGP
4 1 (0.54%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.54%) VPN
4 1 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.15%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.98%) MongoDB
3 11 (5.98%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (5.98%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.43%) MySQL
5 9 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (4.35%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.80%) Big Data
8 6 (3.26%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 4 (2.17%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.17%) OLAP
10 4 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.17%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.63%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.63%) Base SAS
12 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.54%) ERwin
3 1 (0.54%) NUnit
3 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 30 (16.30%) Finance
2 7 (3.80%) Banking
3 5 (2.72%) Games
4 4 (2.17%) Law
5 3 (1.63%) Retail
5 3 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.54%) Billing
6 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Advertising
6 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.54%) Front Office
6 1 (0.54%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.41%) .NET
2 12 (6.52%) Ruby on Rails
2 12 (6.52%) Django
3 9 (4.89%) Play Framework
4 8 (4.35%) Middleware
4 8 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 6 (3.26%) HTML
5 6 (3.26%) XML
5 6 (3.26%) REST
6 5 (2.72%) Web Services
6 5 (2.72%) CSS
7 4 (2.17%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.17%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.17%) JSON
7 4 (2.17%) Spring
7 4 (2.17%) WCF
7 4 (2.17%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (1.63%) WPF
8 3 (1.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.70%) NHS
2 15 (8.15%) Open Source
3 9 (4.89%) Reference Data
4 8 (4.35%) Data Integration
4 8 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.17%) User Experience
5 4 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.63%) Online Games
6 3 (1.63%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.09%) Social Media
7 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.09%) Replication
7 2 (1.09%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.09%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.54%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.54%) RIA
8 1 (0.54%) W3C
8 1 (0.54%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.87%) Windows
2 6 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (2.72%) Linux
4 2 (1.09%) Android
4 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.09%) UNIX
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.54%) AIX
5 1 (0.54%) HPUX
5 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.37%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (16.30%) TOGAF
3 27 (14.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 25 (13.59%) SOA
5 23 (12.50%) CRM
6 18 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (9.24%) Service Management
8 15 (8.15%) Project Management
8 15 (8.15%) Data Modelling
8 15 (8.15%) Load Balancing
9 14 (7.61%) Data Management
10 13 (7.07%) Software Architecture
10 13 (7.07%) Use Case
11 12 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (5.98%) Technical Architecture
12 11 (5.98%) Migration
13 9 (4.89%) Reverse Engineering
13 9 (4.89%) Data Architecture
13 9 (4.89%) ITIL
13 9 (4.89%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.13%) Java
2 23 (12.50%) SQL
3 21 (11.41%) Ruby
4 17 (9.24%) C#
5 11 (5.98%) Scala
6 10 (5.43%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.89%) Python
8 6 (3.26%) C++
9 2 (1.09%) VBA
9 2 (1.09%) Perl
10 1 (0.54%) PHP
10 1 (0.54%) Clojure
10 1 (0.54%) R
10 1 (0.54%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (3.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.09%) CCNA
2 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.54%) CCDA
3 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.54%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.98%) Data Quality
2 9 (4.89%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.54%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.54%) Docker
4 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.17%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.63%) TeamSite
3 2 (1.09%) Puppet
3 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.54%) StatsD
4 1 (0.54%) Salt
4 1 (0.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.24%) VMware
3 15 (8.15%) Cisco
3 15 (8.15%) Oracle
4 11 (5.98%) Trillium
5 10 (5.43%) SolarWinds
6 5 (2.72%) SAP
6 5 (2.72%) IBM
6 5 (2.72%) HP
7 4 (2.17%) TIBCO
7 4 (2.17%) Infor
8 3 (1.63%) EMC
8 3 (1.63%) BMC
9 2 (1.09%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.09%) hybris
10 1 (0.54%) Venda
10 1 (0.54%) F5
10 1 (0.54%) Tableau
10 1 (0.54%) Twitter
10 1 (0.54%) MobileIron
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