The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 95 110 107
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 43 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.50% 0.63% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 0.66% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 14 7
Average daily rate £625 £650 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £433 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £693 £551
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £483
% change year-on-year
- +3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £49.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.23%
Technical 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
2725 2424 2156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.21% 95.06% 95.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1782 1582 1268
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £491 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 120 103
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Architect across the Yorkshire region.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect across the Yorkshire region.

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +15 38 £625 -3.84% 9
South Yorkshire - 1 £410 - 1
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 37 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.95%) Java
3 29 (25.44%) MongoDB
4 27 (23.68%) Apache Cassandra
5 24 (21.05%) Linux
6 23 (20.18%) Unix
6 23 (20.18%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (18.42%) Scala
7 21 (18.42%) MySQL
7 21 (18.42%) Internet
8 20 (17.54%) NoSQL
9 19 (16.67%) Play Framework
9 19 (16.67%) Ruby
9 19 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
9 19 (16.67%) Django
9 19 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 18 (15.79%) Data Management
11 17 (14.91%) Python
11 17 (14.91%) Software Architecture
12 16 (14.04%) Security Cleared
12 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (14.04%) .NET
12 16 (14.04%) Disclosure Scotland
13 15 (13.16%) BPSS Clearance
14 14 (12.28%) User Experience
14 14 (12.28%) Risk Management
14 14 (12.28%) Enterprise Architecture
15 13 (11.40%) REST
15 13 (11.40%) HTML
16 12 (10.53%) Oracle

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.65%) Apache
1 11 (9.65%) Tomcat
2 10 (8.77%) nginx
3 9 (7.89%) Node.js
3 9 (7.89%) SAS
4 4 (3.51%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.63%) CMS
6 2 (1.75%) IIS
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.75%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.88%) MS Office
1 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.88%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (7.02%) IaaS
3 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.63%) Office 365
4 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.42%) Internet
2 2 (1.75%) VLAN
3 1 (0.88%) BGP
3 1 (0.88%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.88%) DNS
3 1 (0.88%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.88%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) H.323
3 1 (0.88%) HTTP
3 1 (0.88%) Intranet
3 1 (0.88%) ISDN
3 1 (0.88%) MPLS
3 1 (0.88%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.88%) OSPF
3 1 (0.88%) RIP
3 1 (0.88%) Skype
3 1 (0.88%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.88%) VPN
3 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.44%) MongoDB
2 27 (23.68%) Apache Cassandra
3 23 (20.18%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (18.42%) MySQL
5 20 (17.54%) NoSQL
6 10 (8.77%) Redis
7 9 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (7.02%) Big Data
8 8 (7.02%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Maven
2 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.88%) Selenium
2 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (6.14%) Marketing
2 4 (3.51%) Finance
2 4 (3.51%) Legal
3 2 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Law
4 1 (0.88%) Local Government
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.67%) Django
1 19 (16.67%) Play Framework
1 19 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 16 (14.04%) .NET
3 13 (11.40%) HTML
3 13 (11.40%) REST
4 11 (9.65%) JSON
5 9 (7.89%) AngularJS
6 7 (6.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (4.39%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.63%) CSS
8 3 (2.63%) HTML5
9 2 (1.75%) Ajax
9 2 (1.75%) CSS3
9 2 (1.75%) J2EE
9 2 (1.75%) Middleware
9 2 (1.75%) WCF
9 2 (1.75%) Web Services
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.28%) User Experience
3 11 (9.65%) Data Integration
4 10 (8.77%) Reference Data
5 7 (6.14%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.75%) Social Media
8 1 (0.88%) CESG
8 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.88%) IVR
8 1 (0.88%) NHS
8 1 (0.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.05%) Linux
2 23 (20.18%) Unix
3 10 (8.77%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.63%) Windows
5 1 (0.88%) AIX
5 1 (0.88%) MVS
5 1 (0.88%) Solaris
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.79%) Data Management
3 17 (14.91%) Software Architecture
4 14 (12.28%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (12.28%) Risk Management
5 11 (9.65%) Data Modelling
5 11 (9.65%) Web Accessibility
6 10 (8.77%) Data Architecture
7 9 (7.89%) ETL
7 9 (7.89%) People Management
7 9 (7.89%) TDD
8 8 (7.02%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (6.14%) Machine Learning
10 6 (5.26%) CRM
10 6 (5.26%) TOGAF
11 5 (4.39%) BDD
11 5 (4.39%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (4.39%) Protective Monitoring
11 5 (4.39%) Security Architecture
11 5 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (28.95%) Java
2 21 (18.42%) Scala
3 19 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 19 (16.67%) Ruby
4 17 (14.91%) Python
5 7 (6.14%) R
6 6 (5.26%) SQL
7 5 (4.39%) C#
7 5 (4.39%) C++
8 1 (0.88%) Ada
8 1 (0.88%) C
8 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.16%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (3.51%) CISSP
3 4 (3.51%) CLAS
4 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.75%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.75%) Degree
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 11 (9.65%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 7 (6.14%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (6.14%) StatsD
Vendors
1 12 (10.53%) Oracle
2 8 (7.02%) Citrix
3 7 (6.14%) Apigee
3 7 (6.14%) Mashery
3 7 (6.14%) Tableau
3 7 (6.14%) Teradata
4 5 (4.39%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.63%) IBM
6 2 (1.75%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.75%) SAP
6 2 (1.75%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.88%) Acme Packet
7 1 (0.88%) Avaya
7 1 (0.88%) Capita
7 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) F5
7 1 (0.88%) Google
7 1 (0.88%) Juniper
7 1 (0.88%) Retalix
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