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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 80 84 93
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 21 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.45% 1.37% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.44% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 7
Median daily rate £500 £575 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £460 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £690 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate £508 £500 £506
% change year-on-year
+1.50% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50

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
1382 1876 1656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.64% 95.23% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 1234 1131
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 63 65
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.65 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +2 18 £500 -16.66% 3
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Technical Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 30 (56.60%) Java
2 27 (50.94%) Open Source
3 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (37.74%) Linux
5 18 (33.96%) Scala
5 18 (33.96%) MongoDB
6 17 (32.08%) NoSQL
6 17 (32.08%) Play Framework
6 17 (32.08%) HTML
7 16 (30.19%) HTML5
7 16 (30.19%) RESTful
7 16 (30.19%) JSON
8 15 (28.30%) Ruby
8 15 (28.30%) Django
9 14 (26.42%) Puppet
10 12 (22.64%) Docker
10 12 (22.64%) Confluence
10 12 (22.64%) Spring
10 12 (22.64%) JIRA
10 12 (22.64%) Selenium
10 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
10 12 (22.64%) Python
10 12 (22.64%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (20.75%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (20.75%) Cucumber
11 11 (20.75%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
12 10 (18.87%) NHS
12 10 (18.87%) Apache

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 12 (22.64%) Confluence
2 10 (18.87%) Apache
3 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (13.21%) Network Security
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) DHCP
4 1 (1.89%) LAN
4 1 (1.89%) SAN
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) MongoDB
2 17 (32.08%) NoSQL
3 12 (22.64%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (15.09%) Redis
5 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
6 4 (7.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (7.55%) MySQL
7 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) JIRA
1 12 (22.64%) Selenium
2 11 (20.75%) Cucumber
2 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
3 6 (11.32%) JMeter
4 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.89%) JProfiler
4 1 (1.89%) JUnit
4 1 (1.89%) LoadUI
4 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.89%) VisualVM
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Banking
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) HTML
1 17 (32.08%) Play Framework
2 16 (30.19%) HTML5
2 16 (30.19%) JSON
2 16 (30.19%) RESTful
3 15 (28.30%) Django
4 12 (22.64%) Spring
5 8 (15.09%) LAPP Stack
5 8 (15.09%) REST
6 5 (9.43%) CSS
6 5 (9.43%) CSS3
7 4 (7.55%) Ajax
7 4 (7.55%) Node.js
7 4 (7.55%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (5.66%) .NET
8 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.66%) Dropwizard
9 2 (3.77%) JMS
9 2 (3.77%) Middleware
9 2 (3.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) NHS
2 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.32%) Driving Licence
3 5 (9.43%) Social Media
4 3 (5.66%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.66%) User Experience
5 2 (3.77%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Open Source
2 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.98%) Scrum
3 9 (16.98%) TDD
3 9 (16.98%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (15.09%) Load Balancing
4 8 (15.09%) Microservices
4 8 (15.09%) Performance Testing
5 6 (11.32%) Business Analysis
5 6 (11.32%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (11.32%) Data Security
5 6 (11.32%) Kanban
5 6 (11.32%) Prototyping
6 5 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.55%) Database Security
7 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (7.55%) User Stories
8 3 (5.66%) Data Architecture
8 3 (5.66%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) Java
2 18 (33.96%) Scala
3 15 (28.30%) Ruby
4 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.64%) Python
5 10 (18.87%) PHP
6 5 (9.43%) SQL
7 2 (3.77%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) PCI DSS
1 6 (11.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (5.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.77%) QA
4 1 (1.89%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) Docker
2 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) Puppet
2 11 (20.75%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (11.32%) Nagios
4 1 (1.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Splunk
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco
4 1 (1.89%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) Google
4 1 (1.89%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.89%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.89%) New Relic
4 1 (1.89%) VMware