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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 21 34 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +21
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 198 123 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.92% 4.82% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.27% 5.07% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 73 37
Average daily rate £550 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £664 £670 £551
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.56 £49.50 £44.63
% change year-on-year
+6.18% +10.92%
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
2725 2424 2156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.21% 95.06% 95.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1782 1582 1268
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £491 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 120 103
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +17 171 £550 +8.37% 48
South Yorkshire -11 15 £425 - 6
North Yorkshire 0 2 £375 +7.14% 4
Humberside - 1 £488 -
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 105 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (24.33%) Java
3 78 (18.98%) SOA
4 64 (15.57%) Finance
5 57 (13.87%) .NET
6 54 (13.14%) Oracle
6 54 (13.14%) Security Cleared
7 49 (11.92%) JavaScript
8 44 (10.71%) Microsoft
9 42 (10.22%) Enterprise Architecture
10 40 (9.73%) SC Cleared
10 40 (9.73%) TOGAF
11 39 (9.49%) Data Modelling
12 38 (9.25%) HTML
13 37 (9.00%) Linux
13 37 (9.00%) REST
14 34 (8.27%) DevOps
14 34 (8.27%) Microservices
15 32 (7.79%) JUnit
15 32 (7.79%) Puppet
15 32 (7.79%) Git (software)
16 31 (7.54%) Data Protection
16 31 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
16 31 (7.54%) Data Management
17 30 (7.30%) MongoDB
17 30 (7.30%) Jenkins
18 29 (7.06%) SQL Server
19 28 (6.81%) C#
19 28 (6.81%) CSS
19 28 (6.81%) Risk Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 22 (5.35%) Confluence
2 21 (5.11%) Node.js
3 17 (4.14%) Apache
4 15 (3.65%) CMS
5 13 (3.16%) Oracle Service Bus
6 12 (2.92%) Tomcat
7 10 (2.43%) nginx
7 10 (2.43%) SAS
7 10 (2.43%) WebLogic
8 8 (1.95%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.22%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.73%) IIS
11 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.49%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.49%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.24%) Drupal
12 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 6 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.92%) Oracle Retail
2 10 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (2.19%) BASE24
3 9 (2.19%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.97%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.49%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.49%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.49%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.24%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.24%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (4.14%) IaaS
3 10 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (2.43%) Office 365
4 7 (1.70%) SaaS
5 5 (1.22%) PaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.60%) Internet
2 13 (3.16%) Firewall
2 13 (3.16%) LAN
2 13 (3.16%) WAN
3 10 (2.43%) H.323
3 10 (2.43%) VoIP
4 7 (1.70%) CTI
4 7 (1.70%) Intranet
5 5 (1.22%) Extranet
6 4 (0.97%) IP Telephony
7 3 (0.73%) DNS
7 3 (0.73%) HTTP
7 3 (0.73%) Network Security
8 2 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.49%) FTP
8 2 (0.49%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.49%) SAN
8 2 (0.49%) SMS
8 2 (0.49%) SSL
8 2 (0.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.30%) MongoDB
2 29 (7.06%) SQL Server
3 27 (6.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 24 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (5.60%) MySQL
5 23 (5.60%) NoSQL
6 22 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (4.14%) Big Data
8 16 (3.89%) Relational Database
9 11 (2.68%) Oracle Database
10 10 (2.43%) Redis
11 9 (2.19%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (2.19%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.95%) NonStop SQL
13 7 (1.70%) OLTP
14 4 (0.97%) OLAP
14 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (0.73%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
16 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (7.79%) Git (software)
1 32 (7.79%) JUnit
2 30 (7.30%) Jenkins
3 24 (5.84%) Maven
4 23 (5.60%) JIRA
5 21 (5.11%) Liquibase
5 21 (5.11%) SonarQube
5 21 (5.11%) Sonatype Nexus
6 12 (2.92%) Selenium
7 10 (2.43%) Cucumber
7 10 (2.43%) NUnit
8 5 (1.22%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.49%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.24%) DbUnit
10 1 (0.24%) jMock
10 1 (0.24%) Mockito
10 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (15.57%) Finance
2 27 (6.57%) Retail
3 16 (3.89%) Games
4 12 (2.92%) Banking
5 11 (2.68%) Marketing
6 9 (2.19%) Legal
7 8 (1.95%) Publishing
8 4 (0.97%) Law
8 4 (0.97%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) Local Government
10 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (13.87%) .NET
2 38 (9.25%) HTML
3 37 (9.00%) REST
4 28 (6.81%) CSS
5 24 (5.84%) XML
6 21 (5.11%) AngularJS
7 20 (4.87%) Django
7 20 (4.87%) Play Framework
7 20 (4.87%) Ruby on Rails
7 20 (4.87%) Web Services
8 17 (4.14%) Middleware
9 12 (2.92%) Hibernate
9 12 (2.92%) J2EE
9 12 (2.92%) JSON
9 12 (2.92%) Oracle Fusion
9 12 (2.92%) Spring
10 11 (2.68%) PhoneGap
10 11 (2.68%) Servlets
10 11 (2.68%) Swagger
11 10 (2.43%) Taglibs
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.08%) Data Integration
3 20 (4.87%) Data Centre
4 17 (4.14%) User Experience
5 15 (3.65%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.41%) Reference Data
7 10 (2.43%) Online Games
8 9 (2.19%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.46%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.97%) Replication
11 3 (0.73%) CESG
11 3 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.73%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.73%) PKI
11 3 (0.73%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.49%) IVR
12 2 (0.49%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.49%) Social Media
13 1 (0.24%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.00%) Linux
2 27 (6.57%) Unix
3 11 (2.68%) Android
4 10 (2.43%) Mac OS X
5 9 (2.19%) Windows
6 6 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.97%) Solaris
7 4 (0.97%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.49%) AIX
8 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.24%) i5/OS
9 1 (0.24%) MVS
9 1 (0.24%) SUSE
9 1 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (18.98%) SOA
3 42 (10.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 40 (9.73%) TOGAF
5 39 (9.49%) Data Modelling
6 34 (8.27%) DevOps
6 34 (8.27%) Microservices
7 31 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (7.54%) Data Management
7 31 (7.54%) Data Protection
8 28 (6.81%) Data Architecture
8 28 (6.81%) Risk Management
9 27 (6.57%) Migration
9 27 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (5.11%) Software Architecture
10 21 (5.11%) Technical Architecture
11 20 (4.87%) Analytics
11 20 (4.87%) ERP
12 19 (4.62%) Continuous Delivery
13 17 (4.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 100 (24.33%) Java
2 49 (11.92%) JavaScript
3 28 (6.81%) C#
4 27 (6.57%) SQL
5 24 (5.84%) Ruby
6 22 (5.35%) Python
6 22 (5.35%) Scala
7 8 (1.95%) C++
8 7 (1.70%) R
9 2 (0.49%) PHP
10 1 (0.24%) Ada
10 1 (0.24%) C
10 1 (0.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 54 (13.14%) Security Cleared
2 40 (9.73%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 13 (3.16%) Degree
5 11 (2.68%) CISSP
6 10 (2.43%) CLAS
7 4 (0.97%) MBA
8 3 (0.73%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.24%) CCNA
9 1 (0.24%) CCNP
9 1 (0.24%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.24%) CISM
9 1 (0.24%) ISACA
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.24%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.11%) Data Quality
2 18 (4.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (1.95%) ISO 8583
3 8 (1.95%) ISO20022
4 3 (0.73%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.49%) QA
6 1 (0.24%) Basel II
6 1 (0.24%) COREP
6 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.22%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.97%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.73%) Docker
5 3 (0.73%) vCloud
6 1 (0.24%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.24%) vSphere
6 1 (0.24%) XenApp
6 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (7.79%) Puppet
2 21 (5.11%) Bareos
2 21 (5.11%) yum
3 12 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.70%) StatsD
5 6 (1.46%) TeamSite
6 5 (1.22%) Ansible
7 2 (0.49%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.49%) SCCM
8 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.24%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (13.14%) Oracle
2 44 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.60%) Citrix
4 21 (5.11%) HP
5 13 (3.16%) Avaya
6 12 (2.92%) Retalix
6 12 (2.92%) SAP
7 11 (2.68%) Google
8 9 (2.19%) IBM
8 9 (2.19%) Teradata
9 8 (1.95%) VMware
10 7 (1.70%) Apigee
10 7 (1.70%) Cisco
10 7 (1.70%) Genesys
10 7 (1.70%) Mashery
10 7 (1.70%) Tableau
11 6 (1.46%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.46%) TIBCO
11 6 (1.46%) Trillium
12 5 (1.22%) F5
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Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
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ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
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Leeds
Capita plc
Rate: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car/benefits
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Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
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Bradford
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Rate: £500.00 - £590.00 per day
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North Yorkshire
Mason Frank International
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
North Yorkshire
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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Leeds
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Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
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Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
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