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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 96 98 97
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 27 32 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.42% 1.40% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.46% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 3
Median daily rate £500 £600 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +29.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £443 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £740 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.73 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -53.90%
Technical 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
1830 2195 1565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.57% 96.06% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1473 939
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 £250 £200
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 55 97 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 £9.60 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.53 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 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 +2 22 £500 -20.00% 5
Bradford +16 4 £460 +2.22%
Wakefield - 1 £488 -
Technical Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 29 (55.77%) Java
2 23 (44.23%) RESTful
3 20 (38.46%) Scala
3 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (38.46%) Spring
4 18 (34.62%) Open Source
4 18 (34.62%) Puppet
4 18 (34.62%) MongoDB
5 17 (32.69%) NoSQL
5 17 (32.69%) HTML5
5 17 (32.69%) JSON
5 17 (32.69%) Selenium
5 17 (32.69%) HTML
5 17 (32.69%) Python
5 17 (32.69%) Play Framework
6 16 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (30.77%) Confluence
6 16 (30.77%) Jenkins
6 16 (30.77%) Linux
6 16 (30.77%) Django
6 16 (30.77%) JIRA
6 16 (30.77%) Ruby
6 16 (30.77%) Cucumber
7 14 (26.92%) Microservices
8 13 (25.00%) Social Media
9 12 (23.08%) Business Analysis
10 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
11 10 (19.23%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (19.23%) Scrum
11 10 (19.23%) Microsoft

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 16 (30.77%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) SAS
2 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Office 365
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) PaaS
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.92%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (5.77%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (3.85%) DNS
3 2 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.92%) DHCP
4 1 (1.92%) DSL
4 1 (1.92%) Internet
4 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.92%) MPLS
4 1 (1.92%) SAN
4 1 (1.92%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
4 1 (1.92%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) MongoDB
2 17 (32.69%) NoSQL
3 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) Selenium
2 16 (30.77%) Cucumber
2 16 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 16 (30.77%) JIRA
3 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.92%) JProfiler
4 1 (1.92%) JUnit
4 1 (1.92%) LoadUI
4 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.92%) VisualVM
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
4 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) RESTful
2 20 (38.46%) Spring
3 17 (32.69%) HTML
3 17 (32.69%) HTML5
3 17 (32.69%) JSON
3 17 (32.69%) Play Framework
4 16 (30.77%) Django
5 4 (7.69%) .NET
5 4 (7.69%) REST
6 3 (5.77%) Node.js
7 2 (3.85%) Dropwizard
7 2 (3.85%) JMS
7 2 (3.85%) SOAP
7 2 (3.85%) WCF
8 1 (1.92%) CSS
8 1 (1.92%) EJB
8 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.92%) J2EE
8 1 (1.92%) JAAS
8 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Social Media
2 8 (15.38%) User Experience
3 4 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) NHS
5 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.92%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Android
2 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.92%) Unix
2 1 (1.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (34.62%) Open Source
3 14 (26.92%) Microservices
4 12 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 10 (19.23%) Scrum
5 10 (19.23%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (15.38%) TDD
7 7 (13.46%) Coaching
7 7 (13.46%) Kanban
7 7 (13.46%) Prototyping
8 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (11.54%) Migration
9 4 (7.69%) DevOps
10 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (5.77%) TOGAF
10 3 (5.77%) User Stories
11 2 (3.85%) MVC
11 2 (3.85%) SOA
11 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.85%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (55.77%) Java
2 20 (38.46%) Scala
3 17 (32.69%) Python
4 16 (30.77%) Ruby
5 5 (9.62%) C#
6 3 (5.77%) SQL
7 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
1 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (34.62%) Puppet
2 16 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.92%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco
2 2 (3.85%) Citrix
2 2 (3.85%) Intel Security
3 1 (1.92%) AppDynamics
3 1 (1.92%) Dell
3 1 (1.92%) Google
3 1 (1.92%) HP
3 1 (1.92%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.92%) NETGEAR
3 1 (1.92%) New Relic
3 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL
3 1 (1.92%) Splunk
3 1 (1.92%) VMware
3 1 (1.92%) Xamarin