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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 32 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 147 110 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.93% 4.69% 4.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.31% 5.01% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 66 35
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£480 £485 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.03% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £380 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £71.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-16.19% +100.00%
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
2766 2195 1965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.73% 93.64% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1884 1327 1046
Average daily rate £351 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.36% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 110 121
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £9.58 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -10 102 £488 +2.63% 27
South Yorkshire +9 26 £520 -5.45% 8
North Yorkshire +7 10 £350 -36.36% 2
East Yorkshire - 3 £360 - 2
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 57 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (19.10%) Microsoft
3 44 (16.48%) .NET
4 43 (16.10%) Enterprise Architecture
5 42 (15.73%) TOGAF
6 41 (15.36%) SOA
7 38 (14.23%) Finance
8 30 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (11.24%) Java
9 28 (10.49%) Windows
10 26 (9.74%) C#
10 26 (9.74%) CRM
11 25 (9.36%) SQL
11 25 (9.36%) SQL Server
11 25 (9.36%) Linux
11 25 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (8.99%) NHS
12 24 (8.99%) VMware
13 23 (8.61%) Data Warehouse
13 23 (8.61%) Data Modelling
13 23 (8.61%) Data Architecture
14 22 (8.24%) Analytics
15 20 (7.49%) Data Integration
15 20 (7.49%) UNIX
15 20 (7.49%) Scrum
16 19 (7.12%) Cisco
17 18 (6.74%) Oracle
18 17 (6.37%) HTML
18 17 (6.37%) MS Excel
18 17 (6.37%) Load Balancing

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (5.24%) Apache
2 9 (3.37%) Tomcat
2 9 (3.37%) SAS
2 9 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (3.37%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.62%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.62%) Node.js
4 4 (1.50%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.12%) JBoss
5 3 (1.12%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.75%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.75%) CMS
6 2 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.87%) MS Office
3 4 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.75%) SPSS
5 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.87%) Misys Midas
3 4 (1.50%) Maximo
3 4 (1.50%) Aligne
4 3 (1.12%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.75%) Unica
6 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.37%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.50%) IaaS
4 2 (0.75%) SaaS
4 2 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.49%) WAN
2 8 (3.00%) Internet
3 6 (2.25%) SAN
4 4 (1.50%) LAN
4 4 (1.50%) Firewall
4 4 (1.50%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.12%) Network Security
5 3 (1.12%) Converged Networks
5 3 (1.12%) Extranet
5 3 (1.12%) Intranet
5 3 (1.12%) DNS
6 2 (0.75%) OSPF
6 2 (0.75%) BGP
6 2 (0.75%) EIGRP
6 2 (0.75%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.75%) Wireless
6 2 (0.75%) AMQP
6 2 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.36%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.61%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (4.87%) NoSQL
4 11 (4.12%) Big Data
5 7 (2.62%) MySQL
5 7 (2.62%) OLAP
6 6 (2.25%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.25%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.50%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.50%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (1.50%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.12%) DB2
8 3 (1.12%) OLTP
9 2 (0.75%) Base SAS
9 2 (0.75%) MOLAP
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.75%) QlikView
9 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.75%) Yeoman
3 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.37%) ERwin
3 1 (0.37%) Maven
3 1 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.37%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.37%) Grunt
General
1 38 (14.23%) Finance
2 10 (3.75%) Banking
2 10 (3.75%) Retail
3 5 (1.87%) Games
3 5 (1.87%) Marketing
4 4 (1.50%) Advertising
5 1 (0.37%) Publishing
5 1 (0.37%) Billing
5 1 (0.37%) Legal
5 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.37%) Front Office
5 1 (0.37%) Electronics
5 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (16.48%) .NET
2 17 (6.37%) HTML
3 15 (5.62%) .NET Framework
4 13 (4.87%) RESTful
5 12 (4.49%) CSS
5 12 (4.49%) Middleware
6 11 (4.12%) XML
7 10 (3.75%) Web Services
7 10 (3.75%) Entity Framework
8 8 (3.00%) REST
8 8 (3.00%) WCF
9 7 (2.62%) Java EE
9 7 (2.62%) J2EE
10 6 (2.25%) ASP.NET
10 6 (2.25%) JSON
11 5 (1.87%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (1.50%) jQuery
12 4 (1.50%) Spring
12 4 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.99%) NHS
2 20 (7.49%) Data Integration
3 15 (5.62%) Reference Data
3 15 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.12%) User Experience
5 9 (3.37%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.62%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.25%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.25%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.87%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.50%) SWIFT
9 4 (1.50%) Clustering
10 3 (1.12%) iPad
10 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.75%) Replication
11 2 (0.75%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.37%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.37%) Psychology
12 1 (0.37%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.49%) Windows
2 25 (9.36%) Linux
3 20 (7.49%) UNIX
4 12 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.87%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.87%) Android
6 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.37%) MVS
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (16.10%) Enterprise Architecture
3 42 (15.73%) TOGAF
4 41 (15.36%) SOA
5 30 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (9.74%) CRM
7 25 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (8.61%) Data Modelling
8 23 (8.61%) Data Architecture
9 22 (8.24%) Analytics
10 20 (7.49%) Scrum
11 17 (6.37%) Load Balancing
12 16 (5.99%) Technical Architecture
12 16 (5.99%) Use Case
13 15 (5.62%) Data Management
14 14 (5.24%) MVC
15 13 (4.87%) Migration
16 12 (4.49%) E-Commerce
16 12 (4.49%) Performance Monitoring
16 12 (4.49%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.24%) Java
2 26 (9.74%) C#
3 25 (9.36%) SQL
4 16 (5.99%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.75%) Ruby
6 9 (3.37%) Python
7 7 (2.62%) PHP
8 5 (1.87%) Scala
9 2 (0.75%) Perl
10 1 (0.37%) C++
10 1 (0.37%) COBOL
10 1 (0.37%) VBA
10 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.37%) Clojure
10 1 (0.37%) R
10 1 (0.37%) Go
10 1 (0.37%) X++
10 1 (0.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (3.75%) Degree
1 10 (3.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.87%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.50%) CCNP
3 4 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.75%) CCNA
5 2 (0.75%) MCSE
5 2 (0.75%) CCIE
5 2 (0.75%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.37%) CCSP
6 1 (0.37%) CCDP
6 1 (0.37%) PMP
6 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.37%) SLA
2 8 (3.00%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.87%) QA
4 5 (1.87%) COREP
4 5 (1.87%) Basel II
5 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.37%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.12%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.37%) XenServer
5 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.37%) Docker
5 1 (0.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.62%) Puppet
2 6 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.75%) Salt
4 1 (0.37%) SnapMirror
4 1 (0.37%) SnapVault
4 1 (0.37%) SCCM
4 1 (0.37%) StatsD
4 1 (0.37%) Ansible
Vendors
1 51 (19.10%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.99%) VMware
3 19 (7.12%) Cisco
4 18 (6.74%) Oracle
5 14 (5.24%) Red Hat
6 11 (4.12%) SAP
7 10 (3.75%) SolarWinds
8 9 (3.37%) Trillium
9 8 (3.00%) HP
10 7 (2.62%) Citrix
11 5 (1.87%) IBM
12 4 (1.50%) Teradata
13 3 (1.12%) GoldenSource
13 3 (1.12%) Intel
13 3 (1.12%) NetApp
13 3 (1.12%) Tableau
14 2 (0.75%) EPiServer
14 2 (0.75%) Sitecore
14 2 (0.75%) MobileIron
14 2 (0.75%) Kony
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £520 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £500 Per Day Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago