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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 33 55 30
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -25
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 148 65 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.58% 2.88% 5.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.02% 3.07% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 28 75
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£450 £487 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% +21.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £583 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £44.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.06% -2.22%
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
2460 2116 2255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.80% 93.71% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1545 1225 1078
Average daily rate £360 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 121 154
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £31.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 +22 113 £488 +0.03% 28
South Yorkshire +5 11 £415 +12.16% 2
North Yorkshire - 8 £350 - 5
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 55 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (19.92%) Finance
2 49 (19.92%) Oracle
3 40 (16.26%) Data Modelling
4 38 (15.45%) TOGAF
5 37 (15.04%) SOA
6 35 (14.23%) SQL Server
7 34 (13.82%) .NET
7 34 (13.82%) Java
8 25 (10.16%) Microsoft
9 23 (9.35%) Linux
9 23 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (9.35%) VMware
10 22 (8.94%) Data Management
10 22 (8.94%) Windows
10 22 (8.94%) C#
10 22 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (8.54%) Enterprise Architecture
12 19 (7.72%) SQL
13 18 (7.32%) MS Excel
13 18 (7.32%) Mentoring
14 17 (6.91%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (6.50%) Project Management
15 16 (6.50%) Service Management
15 16 (6.50%) User Experience
15 16 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (6.50%) Software Architecture
16 15 (6.10%) Open Source
16 15 (6.10%) Master Data Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 8 (3.25%) Apache
2 7 (2.85%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.03%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.63%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.22%) TeamSite
5 3 (1.22%) Tuxedo
6 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.41%) CICS
7 1 (0.41%) IIS
7 1 (0.41%) SAS
7 1 (0.41%) Drupal
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.41%) Liferay
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.88%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.85%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.03%) MS Office
5 3 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.41%) Simulink
6 1 (0.41%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (3.66%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.22%) Exstream
4 3 (1.22%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.41%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.66%) Firewall
2 7 (2.85%) LAN
3 6 (2.44%) WAN
3 6 (2.44%) SAN
4 5 (2.03%) Ethernet
4 5 (2.03%) DNS
4 5 (2.03%) MPLS
4 5 (2.03%) OSPF
4 5 (2.03%) BGP
5 4 (1.63%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (1.63%) Network Security
5 4 (1.63%) VPLS
6 2 (0.81%) NAS
6 2 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.81%) LDAP
6 2 (0.81%) VoIP
6 2 (0.81%) Internet
6 2 (0.81%) VPN
6 2 (0.81%) HTTP
6 2 (0.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.91%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (5.69%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.47%) Redis
5 9 (3.66%) MySQL
5 9 (3.66%) Big Data
6 8 (3.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (3.25%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.25%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.85%) DB2
7 7 (2.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (2.85%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (2.44%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.03%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.63%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.22%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (1.63%) Axure RP
1 4 (1.63%) JMeter
2 3 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.81%) ERwin
4 1 (0.41%) NUnit
4 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 49 (19.92%) Finance
2 12 (4.88%) Banking
3 6 (2.44%) Law
4 4 (1.63%) Games
4 4 (1.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.63%) Retail
5 2 (0.81%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Marketing
6 1 (0.41%) Billing
6 1 (0.41%) Automotive
6 1 (0.41%) Legal
6 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.82%) .NET
2 15 (6.10%) XML
3 14 (5.69%) HTML
4 12 (4.88%) Middleware
5 8 (3.25%) WCF
5 8 (3.25%) jQuery
5 8 (3.25%) XSLT
5 8 (3.25%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.44%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.03%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (2.03%) Spring
7 5 (2.03%) Hibernate
7 5 (2.03%) CSS
7 5 (2.03%) Web Services
7 5 (2.03%) Django
8 4 (1.63%) Play Framework
8 4 (1.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (1.63%) JPA
8 4 (1.63%) Spring MVC
8 4 (1.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.50%) User Experience
1 16 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.10%) Open Source
3 7 (2.85%) NHS
4 5 (2.03%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.63%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.63%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.63%) Online Games
6 3 (1.22%) Psychology
6 3 (1.22%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.81%) Social Media
8 1 (0.41%) PACS
8 1 (0.41%) STB
8 1 (0.41%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.41%) Clustering
8 1 (0.41%) IVR
8 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.41%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.35%) Linux
2 22 (8.94%) Windows
3 9 (3.66%) UNIX
4 6 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.44%) AIX
5 2 (0.81%) Solaris
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.41%) HPUX
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (16.26%) Data Modelling
3 38 (15.45%) TOGAF
4 37 (15.04%) SOA
5 23 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (8.94%) Data Management
6 22 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (8.54%) Enterprise Architecture
8 18 (7.32%) Mentoring
9 16 (6.50%) Project Management
9 16 (6.50%) Service Management
9 16 (6.50%) Software Architecture
10 15 (6.10%) Master Data Management
10 15 (6.10%) ETL
11 14 (5.69%) Logical Data Model
11 14 (5.69%) Physical Data Model
11 14 (5.69%) Data Protection
12 13 (5.28%) Data Architecture
12 13 (5.28%) CRM
13 12 (4.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.82%) Java
2 22 (8.94%) C#
3 19 (7.72%) SQL
4 15 (6.10%) Ruby
5 7 (2.85%) C++
5 7 (2.85%) Python
6 6 (2.44%) PHP
7 5 (2.03%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.63%) Scala
9 2 (0.81%) BeanShell
9 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.81%) Perl
9 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.41%) C
10 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (2.44%) Security Cleared
1 6 (2.44%) Degree
1 6 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (1.63%) CCNP
2 4 (1.63%) JNCIP
2 4 (1.63%) JNCIE
3 3 (1.22%) CCNA
3 3 (1.22%) CCDP
3 3 (1.22%) CISSP
4 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.81%) CISM
4 2 (0.81%) CEH
5 1 (0.41%) RHCA
5 1 (0.41%) GIAC
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.41%) RHCE
5 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.41%) CCDA
5 1 (0.41%) CCSP
5 1 (0.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.85%) SLA
2 6 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.03%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.22%) QA
6 2 (0.81%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.81%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.81%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.81%) NFS
3 2 (0.81%) Samba
4 1 (0.41%) Xen
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.41%) SRDF
4 1 (0.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (3.25%) Puppet
2 3 (1.22%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.22%) SCCM
2 3 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (19.92%) Oracle
2 25 (10.16%) Microsoft
3 23 (9.35%) VMware
4 14 (5.69%) Cisco
5 9 (3.66%) IBM
6 8 (3.25%) HP
7 7 (2.85%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.44%) SAP
8 6 (2.44%) Informatica
9 4 (1.63%) Twitter
9 4 (1.63%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.63%) NetApp
9 4 (1.63%) Juniper
9 4 (1.63%) EMC
9 4 (1.63%) Adobe
10 3 (1.22%) Sun
10 3 (1.22%) Trillium
10 3 (1.22%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.22%) BMC
10 3 (1.22%) PeopleSoft
Yorkshire
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Rate: 400 - 500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago