The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the York 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 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 27 25 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 1.53% 4.20% 6.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 4.48% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £52.13 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-10.79% -5.22%
Architect
North 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 York 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
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
124 134 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 94.66% 93.71% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 98 32
Average daily rate £380 £325 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 0
Average hourly rate £13.87 £12.21 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.59% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in York

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in York

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) FlexRay
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Psychology
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the York 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (25.00%) FlexRay
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) ERwin
1 1 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Psychology
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Embarcadero
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) F5