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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 28 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 159 108 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.40% 4.62% 4.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.83% 4.92% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 61 35
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£480 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £350 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £462
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.15 £50.79 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +28.57%
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
2729 2193 1911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.67% 93.84% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1832 1370 1011
Average daily rate £350 £340 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £200
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 107 110 119
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £43.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £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 1 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 1 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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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 -6 122 £480 +6.66% 28
South Yorkshire -4 17 £481 +28.13% 2
North Yorkshire +1 10 £350 -6.66% 8
East Yorkshire - 2 - -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 (22.71%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (19.92%) Microsoft
3 38 (15.14%) .NET
3 38 (15.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 36 (14.34%) TOGAF
4 36 (14.34%) SOA
5 35 (13.94%) Finance
6 29 (11.55%) Windows
6 29 (11.55%) CRM
7 27 (10.76%) Java
8 26 (10.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (9.96%) VMware
9 25 (9.96%) C#
9 25 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (9.56%) NHS
10 24 (9.56%) SQL Server
10 24 (9.56%) Linux
10 24 (9.56%) Data Modelling
11 23 (9.16%) Data Architecture
12 22 (8.76%) SQL
13 21 (8.37%) Cisco
13 21 (8.37%) Analytics
14 20 (7.97%) Scrum
15 18 (7.17%) Oracle
15 18 (7.17%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (6.77%) Data Management
16 17 (6.77%) Load Balancing
16 17 (6.77%) Data Integration
17 16 (6.37%) Use Case
17 16 (6.37%) NoSQL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 13 (5.18%) Apache
2 10 (3.98%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (3.59%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.59%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.59%) SAS
4 7 (2.79%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.39%) Node.js
6 4 (1.59%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.20%) JBoss
7 3 (1.20%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.40%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.40%) Documentum
9 1 (0.40%) CICS
9 1 (0.40%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 15 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.99%) MS Office
3 4 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.80%) SPSS
5 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.99%) Misys Midas
3 4 (1.59%) Maximo
3 4 (1.59%) Aligne
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.80%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.80%) Unica
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.39%) SaaS
3 5 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.20%) IaaS
5 2 (0.80%) PaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.38%) WAN
2 7 (2.79%) Internet
3 6 (2.39%) Firewall
4 5 (1.99%) SAN
5 4 (1.59%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.20%) LAN
6 3 (1.20%) Converged Networks
6 3 (1.20%) MPLS
7 2 (0.80%) OSPF
7 2 (0.80%) BGP
7 2 (0.80%) EIGRP
7 2 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.80%) DNS
7 2 (0.80%) Network Security
7 2 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.80%) AMQP
7 2 (0.80%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.40%) DMZ
8 1 (0.40%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.17%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (6.37%) NoSQL
4 10 (3.98%) Big Data
5 9 (3.59%) MySQL
6 8 (3.19%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 6 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.39%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.99%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.99%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.99%) Base SAS
9 5 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.59%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.59%) OLAP
11 3 (1.20%) DB2
11 3 (1.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 2 (0.80%) OLAP Cube
12 2 (0.80%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.80%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.40%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.40%) ERwin
General
1 35 (13.94%) Finance
2 10 (3.98%) Banking
3 9 (3.59%) Retail
4 5 (1.99%) Games
5 4 (1.59%) Advertising
6 3 (1.20%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Billing
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Front Office
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.14%) .NET
2 16 (6.37%) HTML
3 15 (5.98%) .NET Framework
4 13 (5.18%) RESTful
5 12 (4.78%) Web Services
6 11 (4.38%) Middleware
6 11 (4.38%) CSS
7 10 (3.98%) XML
7 10 (3.98%) Entity Framework
8 9 (3.59%) REST
9 8 (3.19%) ASP.NET
9 8 (3.19%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (3.19%) Django
10 7 (2.79%) WCF
10 7 (2.79%) Java EE
11 6 (2.39%) JSON
11 6 (2.39%) J2EE
12 5 (1.99%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.99%) Play Framework
13 4 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.56%) NHS
2 17 (6.77%) Data Integration
3 16 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.98%) Reference Data
5 11 (4.38%) User Experience
6 9 (3.59%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.79%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.39%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.99%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.99%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.59%) Clustering
11 3 (1.20%) iPad
11 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.80%) Replication
12 2 (0.80%) Taxonomies
13 1 (0.40%) Psychology
13 1 (0.40%) Credit Risk
13 1 (0.40%) RIA
13 1 (0.40%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.55%) Windows
2 24 (9.56%) Linux
3 16 (6.37%) UNIX
4 13 (5.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.79%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.79%) Android
6 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.71%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (15.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 36 (14.34%) TOGAF
3 36 (14.34%) SOA
4 29 (11.55%) CRM
5 26 (10.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (9.56%) Data Modelling
8 23 (9.16%) Data Architecture
9 21 (8.37%) Analytics
10 20 (7.97%) Scrum
11 17 (6.77%) Data Management
11 17 (6.77%) Load Balancing
12 16 (6.37%) Technical Architecture
12 16 (6.37%) Use Case
13 14 (5.58%) MVC
14 13 (5.18%) Migration
15 12 (4.78%) E-Commerce
16 11 (4.38%) Project Management
16 11 (4.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 27 (10.76%) Java
2 25 (9.96%) C#
3 22 (8.76%) SQL
4 15 (5.98%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.58%) Ruby
6 8 (3.19%) Python
7 7 (2.79%) Scala
8 6 (2.39%) PHP
9 2 (0.80%) Perl
10 1 (0.40%) COBOL
10 1 (0.40%) VBA
10 1 (0.40%) Clojure
10 1 (0.40%) R
10 1 (0.40%) X++
10 1 (0.40%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (3.59%) Degree
2 7 (2.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.20%) CCNP
3 3 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.80%) MCSE
4 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) CCIE
5 1 (0.40%) CCNA
5 1 (0.40%) PMP
5 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.78%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.79%) SLA
3 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.20%) QA
4 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.20%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.40%) XenServer
5 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.40%) Docker
5 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (2.39%) Puppet
2 5 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.40%) StatsD
3 1 (0.40%) Salt
3 1 (0.40%) SnapMirror
3 1 (0.40%) SnapVault
3 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (19.92%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.96%) VMware
3 21 (8.37%) Cisco
4 18 (7.17%) Oracle
5 14 (5.58%) Red Hat
6 11 (4.38%) Trillium
7 10 (3.98%) SAP
7 10 (3.98%) SolarWinds
8 7 (2.79%) Citrix
8 7 (2.79%) IBM
8 7 (2.79%) HP
9 6 (2.39%) Teradata
10 3 (1.20%) GoldenSource
10 3 (1.20%) NetApp
10 3 (1.20%) Tableau
10 3 (1.20%) Intel
11 2 (0.80%) EMC
11 2 (0.80%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.80%) BT
11 2 (0.80%) Cognos
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