The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 51 41 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 106 103 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.65% 4.06% 6.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.94% 4.34% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 54 49
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £588 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £470
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £44.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -19.54%
Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2687 2372 1951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.53% 93.42% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1683 1504 971
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 118 146
Average hourly rate £13.60 £14.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.24% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £35.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -11 80 £438 +2.94% 31
South Yorkshire -7 14 £469 +7.14% 8
North Yorkshire -4 6 £475 +22.58% 4
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 49 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (17.55%) Finance
3 41 (16.73%) Microsoft
4 35 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 32 (13.06%) SOA
6 31 (12.65%) Enterprise Architecture
7 30 (12.24%) Java
8 29 (11.84%) Oracle
9 27 (11.02%) SQL
9 27 (11.02%) CRM
9 27 (11.02%) Windows
10 26 (10.61%) SQL Server
11 24 (9.80%) .NET
11 24 (9.80%) Data Modelling
12 23 (9.39%) Cisco
12 23 (9.39%) VMware
13 21 (8.57%) Data Management
14 19 (7.76%) Ruby
15 18 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (7.35%) Load Balancing
16 17 (6.94%) Open Source
16 17 (6.94%) NoSQL
16 17 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (6.94%) Service Management
17 16 (6.53%) Migration
17 16 (6.53%) Banking
17 16 (6.53%) C#
17 16 (6.53%) NHS
17 16 (6.53%) Project Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.27%) SAS
3 6 (2.45%) Apache
4 5 (2.04%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.63%) Tuxedo
6 3 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.82%) Node.js
7 2 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.82%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.41%) Documentum
8 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.41%) IIS
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.41%) CICS
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.41%) Alfresco
Applications
1 10 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.63%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.63%) MS Office
3 2 (0.82%) SPSS
4 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.41%) Simulink
4 1 (0.41%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.04%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (2.04%) Misys Midas
2 5 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.22%) Exstream
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.41%) Unica
5 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.31%) SaaS
2 4 (1.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (1.22%) IaaS
4 2 (0.82%) PaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.90%) SAN
2 9 (3.67%) WAN
3 8 (3.27%) Firewall
3 8 (3.27%) LAN
4 4 (1.63%) Network Security
5 3 (1.22%) DNS
5 3 (1.22%) HTTP
5 3 (1.22%) MPLS
6 2 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.82%) NAS
6 2 (0.82%) AMQP
6 2 (0.82%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.82%) DMZ
6 2 (0.82%) Internet
6 2 (0.82%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.82%) VoIP
6 2 (0.82%) WLAN
7 1 (0.41%) VPN
7 1 (0.41%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.94%) NoSQL
2 17 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (5.31%) MongoDB
4 11 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (4.49%) Big Data
5 10 (4.08%) MySQL
6 9 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.67%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.45%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 5 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.04%) Base SAS
8 5 (2.04%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.04%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (1.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 4 (1.63%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.63%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.82%) ERwin
3 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.41%) NUnit
3 1 (0.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.41%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 43 (17.55%) Finance
2 16 (6.53%) Banking
3 7 (2.86%) Games
4 5 (2.04%) Retail
5 4 (1.63%) Law
6 3 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.82%) Billing
7 2 (0.82%) Advertising
7 2 (0.82%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Front Office
8 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.41%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.80%) .NET
2 14 (5.71%) Middleware
3 10 (4.08%) Django
3 10 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails
3 10 (4.08%) Web Services
4 9 (3.67%) Play Framework
5 8 (3.27%) HTML
6 7 (2.86%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.86%) XML
7 6 (2.45%) REST
8 4 (1.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 4 (1.63%) JSON
8 4 (1.63%) WCF
8 4 (1.63%) XSD
9 3 (1.22%) CSS
9 3 (1.22%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (1.22%) WPF
9 3 (1.22%) jQuery
10 2 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (0.82%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.94%) Open Source
2 16 (6.53%) NHS
3 15 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.67%) Reference Data
5 8 (3.27%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.45%) Clustering
7 5 (2.04%) User Experience
8 4 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.22%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.22%) Social Media
9 3 (1.22%) Online Games
10 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.82%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.82%) Replication
10 2 (0.82%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.02%) Windows
2 11 (4.49%) Linux
3 7 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.63%) UNIX
5 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.82%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.82%) Android
5 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.82%) Solaris
6 1 (0.41%) AIX
6 1 (0.41%) HPUX
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 32 (13.06%) SOA
4 31 (12.65%) Enterprise Architecture
5 27 (11.02%) CRM
6 24 (9.80%) Data Modelling
7 21 (8.57%) Data Management
8 18 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (7.35%) Load Balancing
9 17 (6.94%) Service Management
10 16 (6.53%) Migration
10 16 (6.53%) Project Management
11 14 (5.71%) Mentoring
11 14 (5.71%) Use Case
12 13 (5.31%) Software Architecture
12 13 (5.31%) Data Architecture
13 12 (4.90%) ETL
14 11 (4.49%) Technical Architecture
15 10 (4.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (12.24%) Java
2 27 (11.02%) SQL
3 19 (7.76%) Ruby
4 16 (6.53%) C#
5 11 (4.49%) Scala
6 9 (3.67%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.67%) Python
7 7 (2.86%) C++
8 2 (0.82%) Perl
8 2 (0.82%) VBA
9 1 (0.41%) C
9 1 (0.41%) PHP
9 1 (0.41%) COBOL
9 1 (0.41%) Clojure
9 1 (0.41%) X++
9 1 (0.41%) Groovy
9 1 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (2.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.22%) Degree
3 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.82%) CCNP
3 2 (0.82%) CCNA
4 1 (0.41%) MCSE
4 1 (0.41%) CCDA
4 1 (0.41%) PMP
4 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.12%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.67%) SLA
3 3 (1.22%) QA
3 3 (1.22%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.63%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (0.82%) NFS
4 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.41%) Xen
4 1 (0.41%) SRDF
4 1 (0.41%) XenServer
4 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.41%) Docker
4 1 (0.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (1.63%) SCCM
1 4 (1.63%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.22%) TeamSite
2 3 (1.22%) SCOM
3 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.82%) Puppet
4 1 (0.41%) Salt
4 1 (0.41%) StatsD
Vendors
1 41 (16.73%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.84%) Oracle
3 23 (9.39%) Cisco
3 23 (9.39%) VMware
4 11 (4.49%) IBM
4 11 (4.49%) Trillium
5 10 (4.08%) SolarWinds
5 10 (4.08%) HP
6 8 (3.27%) SAP
7 6 (2.45%) Teradata
7 6 (2.45%) TIBCO
7 6 (2.45%) EMC
8 5 (2.04%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.63%) Infor
9 4 (1.63%) Informatica
9 4 (1.63%) Cognos
10 3 (1.22%) Intel
10 3 (1.22%) BMC
10 3 (1.22%) BT
10 3 (1.22%) GoldenSource
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Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire and the Humber
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Square One Resources
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £600.00 per day
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West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £500pd
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
iSource IT
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Market Rates per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £410 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
North Yorkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £500.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Modis International - London
Posted: 17 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 days ago