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 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 21 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 5.05% 0.94% 4.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.43% 0.96% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £452 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.55% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £47.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -
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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
92 104 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 92.93% 98.11% 95.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 56 47
Average daily rate £350 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £285 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £393 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £14.25 £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in York

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the York region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in York

Architect
Top 20 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Zend
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (25.00%) Process Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (25.00%) Axure RP
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Psychology
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (25.00%) Axure RP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Process Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Zend
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe