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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 35 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 101 97 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.20% 4.27% 4.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.53% 4.56% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 42 58
Average daily rate
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£450 £441 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.98% +3.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £451 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.58% +0.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £40.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+16.04% -12.43%
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
2231 2129 2542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.88% 93.79% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1349 1147 1336
Average daily rate £334 £323 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.48% +0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 140 124
Average hourly rate £14.50 £21.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.55% +43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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 +6 90 £450 -5.26% 33
South Yorkshire -4 8 £490 +15.29%
North Yorkshire +7 1 £550 +57.14% 3
East Yorkshire -3 1 £500 +53.84%
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 56 (26.17%) Data Modelling
2 40 (18.69%) Oracle
3 35 (16.36%) Finance
4 33 (15.42%) Java
5 31 (14.49%) Data Architecture
6 29 (13.55%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (13.08%) TOGAF
8 27 (12.62%) SOA
8 27 (12.62%) Redis
9 25 (11.68%) SQL Server
9 25 (11.68%) VMware
10 21 (9.81%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (9.81%) Data Management
10 21 (9.81%) PHP
10 21 (9.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (9.35%) Puppet
12 19 (8.88%) MS Excel
12 19 (8.88%) Microsoft
13 18 (8.41%) Windows
13 18 (8.41%) Linux
13 18 (8.41%) Data Integration
13 18 (8.41%) Master Data Management
14 17 (7.94%) Data Protection
14 17 (7.94%) Reference Data
14 17 (7.94%) MS Visio
14 17 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (7.94%) Performance Testing
15 16 (7.48%) Enterprise Architecture
15 16 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (7.48%) Tomcat

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 16 (7.48%) Tomcat
2 15 (7.01%) Apache
3 9 (4.21%) nginx
4 6 (2.80%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.87%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (1.87%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (1.40%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.93%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.93%) Lync
7 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.47%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.47%) Mule
Applications
1 19 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.94%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.40%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.47%) Casewise Modeler
4 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.74%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.87%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.47%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.01%) OpenLDAP
2 8 (3.74%) LAN
2 8 (3.74%) MPLS
3 7 (3.27%) Firewall
3 7 (3.27%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.27%) VPN
4 6 (2.80%) WAN
4 6 (2.80%) OSPF
5 5 (2.34%) BGP
5 5 (2.34%) DNS
5 5 (2.34%) VLAN
6 4 (1.87%) VPLS
6 4 (1.87%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.87%) FTP
7 3 (1.40%) Wireless
8 2 (0.93%) IPsec
8 2 (0.93%) SAN
8 2 (0.93%) Network Security
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.47%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.55%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (12.62%) Redis
3 25 (11.68%) SQL Server
4 21 (9.81%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (6.54%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.21%) Riak
6 9 (4.21%) DB2
7 7 (3.27%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (2.80%) MySQL
8 6 (2.80%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.34%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.93%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 15 (7.01%) JMeter
2 4 (1.87%) ERwin
3 3 (1.40%) Axure RP
General
1 35 (16.36%) Finance
2 8 (3.74%) Banking
2 8 (3.74%) Retail
3 5 (2.34%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.87%) Marketing
5 3 (1.40%) Law
6 1 (0.47%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.48%) Middleware
2 14 (6.54%) .NET
2 14 (6.54%) XML
3 9 (4.21%) Web Services
3 9 (4.21%) XSLT
3 9 (4.21%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (2.80%) jQuery
4 6 (2.80%) J2EE
5 5 (2.34%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.34%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (1.87%) JPA
6 4 (1.87%) Spring MVC
6 4 (1.87%) WCF
6 4 (1.87%) Hibernate
6 4 (1.87%) Spring
7 3 (1.40%) CSS
7 3 (1.40%) HTML
7 3 (1.40%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.93%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.41%) Data Integration
2 17 (7.94%) Reference Data
3 16 (7.48%) Open Source
4 11 (5.14%) NHS
5 8 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.34%) Informatics
7 4 (1.87%) IVR
8 1 (0.47%) PACS
8 1 (0.47%) GIS
8 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.47%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.47%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.41%) Windows
1 18 (8.41%) Linux
2 5 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (2.34%) UNIX
3 4 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (1.40%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.93%) HPUX
6 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.17%) Data Modelling
2 31 (14.49%) Data Architecture
3 28 (13.08%) TOGAF
4 27 (12.62%) SOA
5 21 (9.81%) Data Management
6 18 (8.41%) Master Data Management
7 17 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (7.94%) Performance Testing
7 17 (7.94%) Data Protection
8 16 (7.48%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (7.01%) ITIL
9 15 (7.01%) Validation
9 15 (7.01%) Data Governance
10 14 (6.54%) Service Management
11 13 (6.07%) Migration
11 13 (6.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (5.61%) ETL
13 10 (4.67%) CRM
13 10 (4.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 33 (15.42%) Java
2 21 (9.81%) PHP
3 15 (7.01%) SQL
4 12 (5.61%) Python
5 9 (4.21%) C#
6 6 (2.80%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.93%) VBScript
7 2 (0.93%) C++
7 2 (0.93%) Ruby
7 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.47%) X++
8 1 (0.47%) PHP5
8 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (3.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.34%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.87%) Degree
3 4 (1.87%) JNCIP
3 4 (1.87%) JNCIE
3 4 (1.87%) CISSP
3 4 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.93%) CCNP
4 2 (0.93%) CCNA
4 2 (0.93%) CCDP
4 2 (0.93%) CISM
4 2 (0.93%) CEH
5 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.47%) GIAC
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.47%) MCTS
5 1 (0.47%) MCITP
5 1 (0.47%) NCDA
5 1 (0.47%) NCIE
5 1 (0.47%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.80%) COBIT
2 5 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.40%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (0.93%) QA
5 1 (0.47%) HL7
System Software
1 21 (9.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.40%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.93%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.93%) Xen
4 2 (0.93%) vSphere
4 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.47%) XenApp
5 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (9.35%) Puppet
2 12 (5.61%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (18.69%) Oracle
2 25 (11.68%) VMware
3 19 (8.88%) Microsoft
4 16 (7.48%) Red Hat
5 13 (6.07%) Cisco
6 8 (3.74%) Citrix
6 8 (3.74%) Splunk
7 6 (2.80%) IBM
8 5 (2.34%) NetApp
8 5 (2.34%) Twitter
9 4 (1.87%) CA
9 4 (1.87%) Juniper
9 4 (1.87%) HP
10 3 (1.40%) EMC
10 3 (1.40%) Avaya
10 3 (1.40%) Informatica
10 3 (1.40%) Trillium
10 3 (1.40%) Zend
11 2 (0.93%) Brocade
11 2 (0.93%) Ab Initio
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Rate: From £450 to £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Cyber Team
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
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Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £500 - £525 a day
Posted: 13 days ago
Halifax
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 26 days ago