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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 39 51 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -31
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 104 75 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.10% 3.27% 6.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.41% 3.49% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 35 60
Average daily rate
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£500 £463 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £325 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £550 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £44.63 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+10.92% -6.05%
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
2358 2151 1974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.05% 93.81% 93.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1517 1266 937
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 104 165
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.48 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.40 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -2 76 £500 +11.11% 22
South Yorkshire +7 13 £450 -5.26% 3
North Yorkshire +1 8 £350 -12.50% 1
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 58 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (21.65%) Finance
3 42 (18.18%) Oracle
4 35 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 32 (13.85%) .NET
6 30 (12.99%) TOGAF
7 29 (12.55%) SOA
8 28 (12.12%) Java
9 26 (11.26%) Windows
10 25 (10.82%) Data Modelling
10 25 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (9.96%) Enterprise Architecture
11 23 (9.96%) SQL Server
12 22 (9.52%) C#
13 20 (8.66%) CRM
13 20 (8.66%) Ruby
13 20 (8.66%) Software Architecture
14 19 (8.23%) Project Management
15 18 (7.79%) Data Management
15 18 (7.79%) Mentoring
16 17 (7.36%) User Experience
17 16 (6.93%) Service Management
17 16 (6.93%) HTML
17 16 (6.93%) SQL
17 16 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
18 15 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
18 15 (6.49%) Open Source
19 14 (6.06%) NoSQL
19 14 (6.06%) Cisco
20 13 (5.63%) Linux

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (3.03%) SAS
2 6 (2.60%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.60%) Apache
3 4 (1.73%) Tuxedo
3 4 (1.73%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.30%) TeamSite
5 2 (0.87%) CICS
5 2 (0.87%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.43%) IIS
6 1 (0.43%) Documentum
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.43%) Drupal
6 1 (0.43%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.43%) Liferay
6 1 (0.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (3.46%) MS Excel
1 8 (3.46%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.16%) MS Office
3 4 (1.73%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.87%) SPSS
6 1 (0.43%) Simulink
6 1 (0.43%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.16%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.73%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.30%) Exstream
4 3 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.76%) Firewall
2 9 (3.90%) SAN
3 8 (3.46%) WAN
3 8 (3.46%) LAN
4 5 (2.16%) Network Security
5 4 (1.73%) HTTP
6 3 (1.30%) WLAN
6 3 (1.30%) Internet
6 3 (1.30%) MPLS
6 3 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.87%) NAS
7 2 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.87%) DMZ
7 2 (0.87%) LDAP
7 2 (0.87%) VoIP
7 2 (0.87%) VPN
7 2 (0.87%) DNS
7 2 (0.87%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.43%) CTI
8 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 12 (5.19%) MySQL
5 11 (4.76%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (3.90%) Big Data
7 9 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.46%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.60%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 5 (2.16%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (2.16%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (1.73%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.73%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.73%) DB2
11 4 (1.73%) OLAP
11 4 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 5 (2.16%) Axure RP
2 4 (1.73%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.87%) ERwin
5 1 (0.43%) NUnit
5 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.43%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
General
1 50 (21.65%) Finance
2 13 (5.63%) Banking
3 6 (2.60%) Retail
4 5 (2.16%) Games
5 4 (1.73%) Law
6 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Front Office
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.85%) .NET
2 16 (6.93%) HTML
3 12 (5.19%) XML
4 10 (4.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 10 (4.33%) Django
5 9 (3.90%) Play Framework
6 8 (3.46%) Middleware
6 8 (3.46%) Web Services
6 8 (3.46%) ASP.NET
7 7 (3.03%) REST
8 6 (2.60%) SOAP
9 5 (2.16%) WCF
10 4 (1.73%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.73%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 4 (1.73%) jQuery
10 4 (1.73%) XSD
10 4 (1.73%) JSON
11 3 (1.30%) CSS
11 3 (1.30%) JSP
11 3 (1.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.36%) User Experience
2 15 (6.49%) Open Source
3 10 (4.33%) NHS
4 9 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.60%) Reference Data
5 6 (2.60%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.73%) Clustering
6 4 (1.73%) Psychology
6 4 (1.73%) Online Games
7 3 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.30%) Social Media
8 2 (0.87%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.87%) Replication
8 2 (0.87%) CLARiiON
8 2 (0.87%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.87%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.43%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.43%) Life Science
9 1 (0.43%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.26%) Windows
2 13 (5.63%) Linux
3 8 (3.46%) UNIX
4 7 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.60%) AIX
6 2 (0.87%) Solaris
6 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.87%) Android
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (12.99%) TOGAF
3 29 (12.55%) SOA
4 25 (10.82%) Data Modelling
4 25 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (9.96%) Enterprise Architecture
6 20 (8.66%) CRM
6 20 (8.66%) Software Architecture
7 19 (8.23%) Project Management
8 18 (7.79%) Data Management
8 18 (7.79%) Mentoring
9 16 (6.93%) Service Management
9 16 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (5.19%) ITIL
11 11 (4.76%) ETL
11 11 (4.76%) Service Delivery
11 11 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (4.33%) Migration
12 10 (4.33%) Reverse Engineering
13 9 (3.90%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.12%) Java
2 22 (9.52%) C#
3 20 (8.66%) Ruby
4 16 (6.93%) SQL
5 9 (3.90%) Scala
6 8 (3.46%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.03%) C++
7 7 (3.03%) Python
8 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.87%) BeanShell
8 2 (0.87%) Perl
8 2 (0.87%) PHP
9 1 (0.43%) COBOL
9 1 (0.43%) VBA
9 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.16%) Degree
3 4 (1.73%) VCP4
3 4 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.30%) CCNP
4 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.87%) CCNA
6 1 (0.43%) CCDA
6 1 (0.43%) CCDP
6 1 (0.43%) CISSP
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.43%) RHCE
6 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.43%) CISM
6 1 (0.43%) RHCA
6 1 (0.43%) CEH
6 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) MCSE
6 1 (0.43%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.19%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.90%) SLA
3 3 (1.30%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.30%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.87%) QA
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 12 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.73%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (0.87%) Samba
3 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.87%) NFS
3 2 (0.87%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.43%) SRDF
4 1 (0.43%) KVM
4 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.43%) Xen
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.73%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.30%) SCCM
2 3 (1.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (18.18%) Oracle
2 35 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.06%) Cisco
4 12 (5.19%) IBM
4 12 (5.19%) VMware
5 10 (4.33%) SAP
6 8 (3.46%) HP
6 8 (3.46%) Trillium
7 6 (2.60%) EMC
8 5 (2.16%) Adobe
8 5 (2.16%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.73%) Teradata
9 4 (1.73%) Infor
9 4 (1.73%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.73%) Cognos
9 4 (1.73%) Informatica
10 3 (1.30%) BMC
10 3 (1.30%) Intel
10 3 (1.30%) Sybase
10 3 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Real Staffing
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