The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Lead Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 112 116 92
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 8 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.43% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.42% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 2
Median daily rate £525 £500 £583
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £436 £449
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £648 £717
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £525 £520
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £82.00
Lead 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
1798 2151 1557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.51% 96.11% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1153 1448 935
Median daily rate £380 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 96 77
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Lead Architect in the job title.

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lead Architect across the West Yorkshire region.

Lead Architect Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Lead Architect Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +11 8 £525 -6.66% 1
Lead Architect
Yorkshire

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Lead Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Lead Architect in the job title.

1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (36.36%) SOA
2 7 (31.82%) HTML
2 7 (31.82%) HTML5
3 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (27.27%) Xamarin
3 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 6 (27.27%) API Design
3 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 6 (27.27%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) PHP
3 6 (27.27%) .NET
3 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 6 (27.27%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) WCF
3 6 (27.27%) Android
4 5 (22.73%) Joomla!
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) Requirements Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) Open Source
4 5 (22.73%) Xamarin.iOS
5 3 (13.64%) Finance
5 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) ERP
6 2 (9.09%) OLAP
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) Joomla!
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Extranet
1 2 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) OLAP
2 2 (9.09%) OLTP
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) HTML
1 7 (31.82%) HTML5
2 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (27.27%) WCF
3 5 (22.73%) Xamarin.iOS
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) Django
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) Play Framework
5 1 (4.55%) RESTful
5 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Android
1 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) SOA
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) API Design
2 6 (27.27%) MVC
3 5 (22.73%) Open Source
3 5 (22.73%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) B2B
5 2 (9.09%) B2C
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) ERP
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Master Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.55%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
1 6 (27.27%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby
2 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Xamarin
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle