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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 39 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 128 100 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.55% 3.97% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.92% 4.24% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 57 37
Average daily rate
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£480 £425 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% -8.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.50%
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
2604 2356 1793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.47% 93.57% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1716 1509 917
Average daily rate £350 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 122 112
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £10.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.00 £34.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -2 98 £480 +12.94% 13
South Yorkshire -6 15 £488 +11.42% 5
North Yorkshire +7 7 £450 +20.00% 3
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 48 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (17.55%) Finance
3 40 (16.33%) Microsoft
4 37 (15.10%) SOA
5 36 (14.69%) TOGAF
6 35 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 34 (13.88%) .NET
8 32 (13.06%) Java
9 29 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 27 (11.02%) Windows
10 27 (11.02%) CRM
11 25 (10.20%) Ruby
12 24 (9.80%) Data Modelling
13 23 (9.39%) C#
13 23 (9.39%) Oracle
14 22 (8.98%) SQL Server
14 22 (8.98%) Cisco
15 20 (8.16%) SQL
15 20 (8.16%) VMware
15 20 (8.16%) Data Management
16 19 (7.76%) Service Management
16 19 (7.76%) NHS
17 18 (7.35%) Load Balancing
18 17 (6.94%) Linux
19 16 (6.53%) JavaScript
19 16 (6.53%) Project Management
19 16 (6.53%) Open Source
19 16 (6.53%) NoSQL
19 16 (6.53%) Data Architecture
19 16 (6.53%) Analytical Skills

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (3.67%) SAS
1 9 (3.67%) Apache
2 8 (3.27%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.27%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.63%) Tuxedo
3 4 (1.63%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.22%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.82%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.82%) Node.js
5 2 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.41%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.41%) CICS
6 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.41%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.63%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.63%) MS Office
3 2 (0.82%) SPSS
4 1 (0.41%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (2.04%) Misys Midas
2 5 (2.04%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.22%) Exstream
5 2 (0.82%) Maximo
5 2 (0.82%) Aligne
6 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.41%) Unica
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.08%) SaaS
2 5 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.22%) IaaS
5 2 (0.82%) PaaS
5 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.67%) WAN
2 8 (3.27%) SAN
2 8 (3.27%) Firewall
3 5 (2.04%) LAN
4 4 (1.63%) Unified Communications
4 4 (1.63%) Network Security
5 3 (1.22%) Internet
5 3 (1.22%) MPLS
6 2 (0.82%) WLAN
6 2 (0.82%) HTTP
6 2 (0.82%) DNS
6 2 (0.82%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.82%) DMZ
6 2 (0.82%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.82%) AMQP
7 1 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.41%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.98%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.53%) NoSQL
3 15 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (4.90%) MySQL
4 12 (4.90%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.90%) Big Data
5 10 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (3.27%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 7 (2.86%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.45%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.04%) Base SAS
10 5 (2.04%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.04%) OLAP
11 4 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.63%) DB2
12 3 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (1.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 2 (0.82%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.41%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.41%) NUnit
3 1 (0.41%) ERwin
3 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (17.55%) Finance
2 13 (5.31%) Banking
3 6 (2.45%) Games
3 6 (2.45%) Retail
4 3 (1.22%) Law
4 3 (1.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.82%) Advertising
6 1 (0.41%) Marketing
6 1 (0.41%) Billing
6 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.41%) Front Office
6 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.88%) .NET
2 14 (5.71%) HTML
3 13 (5.31%) Django
3 13 (5.31%) Middleware
3 13 (5.31%) Ruby on Rails
4 11 (4.49%) Web Services
5 10 (4.08%) XML
5 10 (4.08%) ASP.NET
5 10 (4.08%) CSS
5 10 (4.08%) .NET Framework
6 9 (3.67%) Play Framework
6 9 (3.67%) REST
7 7 (2.86%) Entity Framework
7 7 (2.86%) JSON
8 6 (2.45%) WCF
9 5 (2.04%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.04%) RESTful
9 5 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.63%) XSD
10 4 (1.63%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.76%) NHS
2 16 (6.53%) Open Source
2 16 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.71%) Reference Data
4 13 (5.31%) Data Integration
5 10 (4.08%) User Experience
6 7 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.86%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.45%) Clustering
8 5 (2.04%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.82%) Replication
10 2 (0.82%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.82%) iPad
10 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.82%) Social Media
10 2 (0.82%) Online Games
10 2 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.41%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.02%) Windows
2 17 (6.94%) Linux
3 11 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (4.08%) UNIX
5 6 (2.45%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.45%) Android
6 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.82%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (15.10%) SOA
3 36 (14.69%) TOGAF
4 35 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 29 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (11.02%) CRM
7 24 (9.80%) Data Modelling
8 20 (8.16%) Data Management
9 19 (7.76%) Service Management
10 18 (7.35%) Load Balancing
11 16 (6.53%) Project Management
11 16 (6.53%) Data Architecture
12 15 (6.12%) Use Case
13 14 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
14 13 (5.31%) Migration
15 12 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (4.49%) Software Architecture
17 10 (4.08%) ITIL
17 10 (4.08%) MVC
17 10 (4.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (13.06%) Java
2 25 (10.20%) Ruby
3 23 (9.39%) C#
4 20 (8.16%) SQL
5 16 (6.53%) JavaScript
6 13 (5.31%) Python
7 11 (4.49%) Scala
8 6 (2.45%) PHP
9 5 (2.04%) C++
10 2 (0.82%) VBA
10 2 (0.82%) Perl
11 1 (0.41%) Groovy
11 1 (0.41%) Clojure
11 1 (0.41%) R
11 1 (0.41%) X++
11 1 (0.41%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (3.27%) Degree
2 7 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) PMP
4 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.41%) CCNP
4 1 (0.41%) CCNA
4 1 (0.41%) CCDA
4 1 (0.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.71%) SLA
1 14 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.82%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (0.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.41%) Docker
4 1 (0.41%) XenServer
4 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.63%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.22%) TeamSite
3 2 (0.82%) Puppet
3 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.41%) StatsD
4 1 (0.41%) Salt
4 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.39%) Oracle
3 22 (8.98%) Cisco
4 20 (8.16%) VMware
5 12 (4.90%) Trillium
6 10 (4.08%) HP
6 10 (4.08%) SolarWinds
7 9 (3.67%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.67%) IBM
8 8 (3.27%) SAP
9 6 (2.45%) Teradata
10 5 (2.04%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.63%) EMC
11 4 (1.63%) Infor
12 3 (1.22%) F5
12 3 (1.22%) GoldenSource
12 3 (1.22%) BT
12 3 (1.22%) Citrix
12 3 (1.22%) Cognos
13 2 (0.82%) Intel
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