The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 79 69 96
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 23 45 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.61% 2.34% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 2.43% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 39 10
Median daily rate £514 £625 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.76% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £400 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £678
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £49.50

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
1378 1853 1643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.36% 96.36% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 1260 1085
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 68 75
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect across the West Yorkshire region.

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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 -17 20 £514 -17.76% 3
Bradford +7 2 £538 - 1
Technical Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (50.00%) Java
1 25 (50.00%) Open Source
2 16 (32.00%) Linux
3 15 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 15 (30.00%) JSON
4 14 (28.00%) MongoDB
4 14 (28.00%) HTML
5 13 (26.00%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (26.00%) Scala
5 13 (26.00%) HTML5
5 13 (26.00%) Play Framework
6 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (24.00%) RESTful
6 12 (24.00%) Ruby
6 12 (24.00%) Django
6 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
7 11 (22.00%) JIRA
7 11 (22.00%) Docker
8 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (20.00%) PHP
8 10 (20.00%) Apache
8 10 (20.00%) Scrum
8 10 (20.00%) TDD
9 9 (18.00%) NHS
9 9 (18.00%) Tomcat
9 9 (18.00%) Confluence
9 9 (18.00%) Puppet
9 9 (18.00%) Splunk
9 9 (18.00%) Jenkins

Technical 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 10 (20.00%) Apache
2 9 (18.00%) Confluence
2 9 (18.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.00%) Mule
4 1 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.00%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (14.00%) Network Security
3 2 (4.00%) DNS
3 2 (4.00%) Firewall
3 2 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) DHCP
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 14 (28.00%) MongoDB
3 13 (26.00%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (16.00%) Redis
5 5 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (10.00%) MySQL
6 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) JIRA
2 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (14.00%) Selenium
4 6 (12.00%) JMeter
5 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Advertising
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) JSON
2 14 (28.00%) HTML
3 13 (26.00%) HTML5
3 13 (26.00%) Play Framework
4 12 (24.00%) Django
4 12 (24.00%) RESTful
5 8 (16.00%) LAPP Stack
5 8 (16.00%) Spring
6 7 (14.00%) REST
7 6 (12.00%) CSS
7 6 (12.00%) CSS3
8 5 (10.00%) Ajax
8 5 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (4.00%) .NET
9 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.00%) Middleware
10 1 (2.00%) Castle Windsor
10 1 (2.00%) Dropwizard
10 1 (2.00%) Node.js
10 1 (2.00%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) NHS
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.00%) Social Media
4 3 (6.00%) User Experience
5 2 (4.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Unix
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (50.00%) Open Source
2 10 (20.00%) Scrum
2 10 (20.00%) TDD
3 8 (16.00%) Kanban
3 8 (16.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (16.00%) Microservices
3 8 (16.00%) Performance Testing
4 6 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (12.00%) Data Security
4 6 (12.00%) Prototyping
4 6 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (10.00%) User Stories
6 4 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (8.00%) Database Security
6 4 (8.00%) Product Management
6 4 (8.00%) Software Architecture
7 3 (6.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (26.00%) Scala
3 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.00%) Ruby
4 10 (20.00%) PHP
5 8 (16.00%) Python
6 3 (6.00%) SQL
7 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) PCI DSS
1 6 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (4.00%) HL7
3 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) Docker
2 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) Puppet
2 7 (14.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (12.00%) Nagios
4 1 (2.00%) Ansible
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Splunk
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) MuleSoft
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.00%) New Relic
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
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