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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 39 51 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 97 75 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.80% 3.36% 5.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.13% 3.59% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 34 64
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £400 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £60.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
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
2349 2087 2401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.01% 93.55% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1419 1164 1201
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 126 125
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.10 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +4 78 £450 -10.00% 22
North Yorkshire +3 8 £398 - 11
South Yorkshire -8 4 £503 +18.23% 7
East Yorkshire -4 1 £500 +17.64%
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 48 (23.53%) Oracle
2 45 (22.06%) Data Modelling
3 37 (18.14%) SOA
3 37 (18.14%) Finance
3 37 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (15.69%) Java
5 31 (15.20%) SQL Server
6 26 (12.75%) Linux
6 26 (12.75%) TOGAF
7 25 (12.25%) Data Architecture
8 23 (11.27%) VMware
8 23 (11.27%) .NET
9 22 (10.78%) Redis
10 21 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (10.29%) Data Management
11 20 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (9.31%) Performance Testing
12 19 (9.31%) Microsoft
12 19 (9.31%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (8.82%) MS Excel
13 18 (8.82%) Apache
13 18 (8.82%) MS Visio
13 18 (8.82%) Red Hat
14 17 (8.33%) PHP
14 17 (8.33%) Master Data Management
14 17 (8.33%) User Experience
15 16 (7.84%) Open Source
15 16 (7.84%) C#
15 16 (7.84%) Middleware

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 18 (8.82%) Apache
2 15 (7.35%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.96%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.98%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.49%) Node.js
6 1 (0.49%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.49%) CICS
6 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.49%) Drupal
6 1 (0.49%) nginx
6 1 (0.49%) Liferay
Applications
1 18 (8.82%) MS Excel
1 18 (8.82%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.43%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.96%) MS Office
4 3 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.98%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.49%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.35%) OpenLDAP
2 8 (3.92%) Firewall
2 8 (3.92%) LAN
3 6 (2.94%) OSPF
4 5 (2.45%) BGP
4 5 (2.45%) DNS
4 5 (2.45%) WAN
4 5 (2.45%) Ethernet
4 5 (2.45%) MPLS
5 4 (1.96%) VLAN
5 4 (1.96%) VPLS
5 4 (1.96%) VPN
6 2 (0.98%) Internet
6 2 (0.98%) FTP
6 2 (0.98%) LDAP
6 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.98%) Wireless
6 2 (0.98%) Network Security
7 1 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.49%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.78%) Redis
3 21 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (9.31%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.92%) DB2
7 5 (2.45%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (2.45%) MySQL
8 3 (1.47%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.47%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.47%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.98%) Riak
9 2 (0.98%) Big Data
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (0.98%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 15 (7.35%) JMeter
2 6 (2.94%) Axure RP
3 4 (1.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (18.14%) Finance
2 6 (2.94%) Banking
3 2 (0.98%) Retail
3 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.98%) Marketing
3 2 (0.98%) Law
4 1 (0.49%) Legal
4 1 (0.49%) Games
4 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.27%) .NET
2 16 (7.84%) Middleware
3 14 (6.86%) XML
4 13 (6.37%) HTML
5 9 (4.41%) jQuery
6 7 (3.43%) WCF
6 7 (3.43%) XSLT
7 6 (2.94%) .NET Framework
7 6 (2.94%) ASP.NET
7 6 (2.94%) Web Services
8 5 (2.45%) CSS
9 4 (1.96%) SOAP
9 4 (1.96%) Hibernate
9 4 (1.96%) Spring
9 4 (1.96%) Spring MVC
9 4 (1.96%) JPA
9 4 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (1.47%) REST
10 3 (1.47%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.33%) User Experience
2 16 (7.84%) Open Source
3 13 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.88%) Data Integration
5 11 (5.39%) Reference Data
6 10 (4.90%) Data Structures
7 9 (4.41%) NHS
8 6 (2.94%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.96%) Informatics
10 3 (1.47%) Psychology
11 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.49%) Online Games
12 1 (0.49%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.49%) IVR
12 1 (0.49%) PACS
12 1 (0.49%) STB
12 1 (0.49%) DTV
12 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.75%) Linux
2 14 (6.86%) Windows
3 10 (4.90%) UNIX
4 6 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (2.45%) AIX
6 3 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.49%) HPUX
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (22.06%) Data Modelling
2 37 (18.14%) SOA
2 37 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (12.75%) TOGAF
4 25 (12.25%) Data Architecture
5 21 (10.29%) Data Management
6 20 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (9.31%) Performance Testing
8 17 (8.33%) Master Data Management
9 15 (7.35%) Data Protection
10 14 (6.86%) Validation
11 13 (6.37%) Data Governance
11 13 (6.37%) Mentoring
12 12 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (4.90%) Data Security
13 10 (4.90%) Waterfall
14 9 (4.41%) CRM
14 9 (4.41%) Zachman Framework
15 8 (3.92%) ETL
15 8 (3.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.69%) Java
2 17 (8.33%) PHP
3 16 (7.84%) C#
4 11 (5.39%) SQL
5 4 (1.96%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.47%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.47%) Python
7 2 (0.98%) Perl
7 2 (0.98%) Ruby
7 2 (0.98%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.98%) BeanShell
8 1 (0.49%) X++
8 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (4.90%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.94%) Degree
2 6 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.96%) JNCIP
3 4 (1.96%) JNCIE
4 3 (1.47%) CCDP
4 3 (1.47%) CISSP
4 3 (1.47%) CCNP
5 2 (0.98%) CISM
5 2 (0.98%) CEH
6 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.49%) GIAC
6 1 (0.49%) RHCA
6 1 (0.49%) MCTS
6 1 (0.49%) MCITP
6 1 (0.49%) CCNA
6 1 (0.49%) MCSE
6 1 (0.49%) CCSP
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.47%) PCI DSS
1 3 (1.47%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.98%) COBIT
2 2 (0.98%) QA
2 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 21 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.98%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.98%) Samba
3 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.49%) XenApp
3 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (5.88%) Puppet
1 12 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (23.53%) Oracle
2 23 (11.27%) VMware
3 19 (9.31%) Microsoft
4 18 (8.82%) Red Hat
5 11 (5.39%) Cisco
6 6 (2.94%) IBM
7 4 (1.96%) Adobe
7 4 (1.96%) HP
7 4 (1.96%) Juniper
7 4 (1.96%) NetApp
7 4 (1.96%) Twitter
8 3 (1.47%) Trillium
8 3 (1.47%) Sybase
8 3 (1.47%) SAP
9 2 (0.98%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.98%) Sun
9 2 (0.98%) Informatica
9 2 (0.98%) Novell
9 2 (0.98%) Citrix
9 2 (0.98%) Ab Initio
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £475 - £575 per day
Posted: 26 days ago