The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 18 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 202 158 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.05% 4.92% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.33% 5.13% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 117 52
Median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £700 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £508 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £37.82 £47.00
% change year-on-year
+13.27% -19.53%
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
2755 3082 2295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.13% 95.89% 93.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1760 2082 1371
Median daily rate £380 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 168 137
Median hourly rate £14.48 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.38% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Architect in the job title.

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 30 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +19 135 £525 +5.00% 28
South Yorkshire +14 51 £525 - 1
North Yorkshire +6 11 £513 +7.89% 2
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 110 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
1 110 (25.82%) Java
2 78 (18.31%) Finance
3 61 (14.32%) Enterprise Architecture
4 54 (12.68%) Microsoft
5 53 (12.44%) HTML
5 53 (12.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (12.44%) TOGAF
6 48 (11.27%) Linux
7 47 (11.03%) SOA
7 47 (11.03%) Banking
8 44 (10.33%) Oracle
9 41 (9.62%) .NET
10 40 (9.39%) SQL
10 40 (9.39%) Spring
10 40 (9.39%) HTML5
11 39 (9.15%) MongoDB
11 39 (9.15%) Microservices
12 38 (8.92%) VMware
12 38 (8.92%) Scrum
13 35 (8.22%) Retail
13 35 (8.22%) DevOps
14 34 (7.98%) Middleware
15 33 (7.75%) CRM
15 33 (7.75%) RESTful
16 32 (7.51%) PaaS
17 31 (7.28%) Technical Architecture
17 31 (7.28%) SQL Server
18 30 (7.04%) MS Excel
18 30 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (6.10%) Confluence
2 12 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
3 11 (2.58%) Apache
4 10 (2.35%) CICS
4 10 (2.35%) IBM HTTP Server
5 9 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (2.11%) Skype for Business
5 9 (2.11%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.88%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.88%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.64%) IIS
7 7 (1.64%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (1.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (1.41%) Apache Pig
8 6 (1.41%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.17%) Joomla!
10 4 (0.94%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (6.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.88%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.23%) Aligne
4 1 (0.23%) Maximo
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.51%) PaaS
2 30 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (3.29%) Office 365
4 14 (3.29%) SaaS
5 12 (2.82%) IaaS
6 8 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.47%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.47%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.23%) CloudBees
10 1 (0.23%) GitHub
10 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.29%) Firewall
2 13 (3.05%) LAN
2 13 (3.05%) WAN
3 12 (2.82%) SAN
4 11 (2.58%) iSCSI
4 11 (2.58%) Multicast
5 10 (2.35%) DNS
5 10 (2.35%) FCoE
5 10 (2.35%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (2.35%) HTTP
5 10 (2.35%) NAS
6 8 (1.88%) Internet
6 8 (1.88%) Network Security
7 7 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (1.41%) Extranet
8 6 (1.41%) Intranet
9 3 (0.70%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.47%) MPLS
10 2 (0.47%) Skype
10 2 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (9.15%) MongoDB
2 31 (7.28%) SQL Server
3 27 (6.34%) NoSQL
4 23 (5.40%) Hadoop
5 16 (3.76%) HBase
6 13 (3.05%) Big Data
6 13 (3.05%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.58%) DB2
8 9 (2.11%) Apache Hive
8 9 (2.11%) OLAP
9 8 (1.88%) Data Lake
9 8 (1.88%) MySQL
10 6 (1.41%) OLTP
10 6 (1.41%) Sqoop
11 5 (1.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.94%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.94%) Informix
13 3 (0.70%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (6.10%) JIRA
2 23 (5.40%) Jenkins
3 18 (4.23%) Selenium
4 16 (3.76%) Cucumber
5 9 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.64%) Maven
7 6 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (1.17%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.94%) JUnit
9 4 (0.94%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.70%) Liquibase
11 2 (0.47%) ERwin
12 1 (0.23%) FxCop
12 1 (0.23%) JProfiler
12 1 (0.23%) LoadUI
12 1 (0.23%) MSI
12 1 (0.23%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.23%) StyleCop
12 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.23%) VisualVM
General
1 78 (18.31%) Finance
2 47 (11.03%) Banking
3 35 (8.22%) Retail
4 12 (2.82%) Retail Banking
5 10 (2.35%) Games
6 7 (1.64%) Marketing
7 5 (1.17%) Advertising
8 4 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.47%) Back Office
9 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.47%) Legal
10 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (12.44%) HTML
2 41 (9.62%) .NET
3 40 (9.39%) HTML5
3 40 (9.39%) Spring
4 34 (7.98%) Middleware
5 33 (7.75%) RESTful
6 19 (4.46%) JSON
7 18 (4.23%) Play Framework
8 16 (3.76%) Django
8 16 (3.76%) REST
8 16 (3.76%) Web Services
9 15 (3.52%) WCF
10 14 (3.29%) CSS
10 14 (3.29%) Velocity
10 14 (3.29%) XML
11 12 (2.82%) CSS3
11 12 (2.82%) Spring Boot
12 11 (2.58%) J2EE
13 10 (2.35%) Hibernate
13 10 (2.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.46%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.76%) Mobile App
3 16 (3.76%) Social Media
4 14 (3.29%) Data Integration
5 12 (2.82%) Clustering
5 12 (2.82%) Data Centre
5 12 (2.82%) Mainframe
6 11 (2.58%) CESG
6 11 (2.58%) Replication
6 11 (2.58%) User Experience
6 11 (2.58%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.88%) Public Cloud
7 8 (1.88%) Social Network
8 7 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (0.94%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.94%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.70%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 48 (11.27%) Linux
2 29 (6.81%) Windows
3 21 (4.93%) Solaris
4 15 (3.52%) Android
4 15 (3.52%) Apple iOS
5 14 (3.29%) AIX
6 12 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (2.58%) SUSE
7 11 (2.58%) zOS
8 6 (1.41%) Unix
9 4 (0.94%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.23%) HPUX
11 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (14.32%) Enterprise Architecture
3 53 (12.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 53 (12.44%) TOGAF
4 47 (11.03%) SOA
5 39 (9.15%) Microservices
6 38 (8.92%) Scrum
7 35 (8.22%) DevOps
8 33 (7.75%) CRM
9 31 (7.28%) Technical Architecture
10 29 (6.81%) Open Source
11 26 (6.10%) Software Architecture
11 26 (6.10%) TDD
12 24 (5.63%) Identity Management
12 24 (5.63%) Kanban
13 22 (5.16%) Cybersecurity
14 21 (4.93%) Business Analysis
14 21 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (4.93%) Prototyping
14 21 (4.93%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 110 (25.82%) Java
2 40 (9.39%) SQL
3 29 (6.81%) JavaScript
3 29 (6.81%) Python
4 23 (5.40%) Ruby
5 21 (4.93%) Scala
6 15 (3.52%) C#
7 11 (2.58%) PHP
8 3 (0.70%) HiveQL
9 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.23%) C
10 1 (0.23%) COBOL
10 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (5.87%) Security Cleared
2 22 (5.16%) CISSP
3 18 (4.23%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.88%) CCNP
5 8 (1.88%) CESG Certified Professional
5 8 (1.88%) CRISC
6 7 (1.64%) CCNA
6 7 (1.64%) Degree
7 6 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (1.17%) CISM
9 4 (0.94%) CISA
10 3 (0.70%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.70%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.47%) CLAS
11 2 (0.47%) ISEB
11 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.23%) CCIE
12 1 (0.23%) GIAC
12 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.70%) QA
4 2 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.47%) GCP
4 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.47%) SLA
5 1 (0.23%) COBIT
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (6.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (5.16%) Active Directory
3 19 (4.46%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.35%) KVM
4 10 (2.35%) NFS
4 10 (2.35%) SRDF
4 10 (2.35%) Xen
5 7 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.94%) Docker
7 3 (0.70%) HDFS
8 2 (0.47%) NDS
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.23%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (6.10%) Puppet
2 17 (3.99%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.41%) SCCM
4 4 (0.94%) Nagios
5 3 (0.70%) Bareos
5 3 (0.70%) Grafana
5 3 (0.70%) Graphite
5 3 (0.70%) logstash
5 3 (0.70%) yum
6 2 (0.47%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.23%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.23%) SCOM
7 1 (0.23%) vMotion
Vendors
1 54 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 44 (10.33%) Oracle
3 38 (8.92%) VMware
4 28 (6.57%) Cisco
5 20 (4.69%) Intel
6 18 (4.23%) Splunk
7 17 (3.99%) EMC
7 17 (3.99%) MuleSoft
8 14 (3.29%) Xamarin
9 13 (3.05%) AppDynamics
10 11 (2.58%) IBM
10 11 (2.58%) NetApp
10 11 (2.58%) New Relic
11 9 (2.11%) JDA
11 9 (2.11%) Sybase
12 7 (1.64%) DataSynapse
12 7 (1.64%) F5
12 7 (1.64%) TIBCO
13 6 (1.41%) Dell
14 5 (1.17%) HP