The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 75 82 116
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 56 69 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.29% 2.25% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 2.39% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 57 12
Median daily rate £500 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £708 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £528 £500
% change year-on-year
-0.47% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.73 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +0.70%
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
2332 2890 2489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.42% 94.29% 93.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1488 1894 1529
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 159 149
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £28.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

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 2 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -6 31 £493 -14.34% 3
South Yorkshire +6 22 £550 -21.14%
North Yorkshire +6 1 £450 +12.50%
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Technical Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (43.21%) Java
3 29 (35.80%) Scrum
4 28 (34.57%) TDD
5 25 (30.86%) Kanban
6 23 (28.40%) Open Source
7 22 (27.16%) User Stories
8 20 (24.69%) Prototyping
8 20 (24.69%) RESTful
9 19 (23.46%) Ruby
9 19 (23.46%) Python
10 18 (22.22%) Scala
10 18 (22.22%) Product Management
10 18 (22.22%) MongoDB
11 17 (20.99%) NoSQL
11 17 (20.99%) Play Framework
11 17 (20.99%) HTML
12 16 (19.75%) Linux
12 16 (19.75%) JSON
12 16 (19.75%) Puppet
13 15 (18.52%) Software Architecture
13 15 (18.52%) HTML5
14 14 (17.28%) Django
14 14 (17.28%) Selenium
15 13 (16.05%) Technical Architecture
15 13 (16.05%) JIRA
15 13 (16.05%) Spring
15 13 (16.05%) Confluence
16 12 (14.81%) Cucumber
16 12 (14.81%) Opscode Chef

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (16.05%) Confluence
2 4 (4.94%) Apache
2 4 (4.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.23%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.23%) SAS
3 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.94%) Office 365
3 4 (4.94%) PaaS
4 2 (2.47%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) Network Security
2 4 (4.94%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (3.70%) DNS
3 3 (3.70%) Firewall
3 3 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (2.47%) DHCP
4 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.23%) DSL
5 1 (1.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.23%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.23%) MPLS
5 1 (1.23%) SAN
5 1 (1.23%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.23%) VPN
5 1 (1.23%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 17 (20.99%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.17%) Redis
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.70%) Big Data
6 2 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.47%) MySQL
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.23%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.23%) OrientDB
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (17.28%) Selenium
2 13 (16.05%) JIRA
3 12 (14.81%) Cucumber
3 12 (14.81%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.94%) JMeter
5 1 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.23%) FxCop
5 1 (1.23%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.23%) JUnit
5 1 (1.23%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.23%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.23%) VisualVM
General
1 9 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Banking
2 4 (4.94%) Retail
3 2 (2.47%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Electronics
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.69%) RESTful
2 17 (20.99%) HTML
2 17 (20.99%) Play Framework
3 16 (19.75%) JSON
4 15 (18.52%) HTML5
5 14 (17.28%) Django
6 13 (16.05%) Spring
7 8 (9.88%) REST
8 5 (6.17%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.17%) Node.js
9 4 (4.94%) .NET
9 4 (4.94%) CSS
9 4 (4.94%) LAPP Stack
10 3 (3.70%) Ajax
10 3 (3.70%) CSS3
10 3 (3.70%) Dropwizard
10 3 (3.70%) WCF
11 2 (2.47%) Middleware
11 2 (2.47%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (2.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.64%) NHS
2 7 (8.64%) Social Media
3 6 (7.41%) Driving Licence
3 6 (7.41%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.70%) User Experience
5 2 (2.47%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.47%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.75%) Linux
2 2 (2.47%) Unix
3 1 (1.23%) Android
3 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.80%) Scrum
3 28 (34.57%) TDD
4 25 (30.86%) Kanban
5 23 (28.40%) Open Source
6 22 (27.16%) User Stories
7 20 (24.69%) Prototyping
8 18 (22.22%) Product Management
9 15 (18.52%) Software Architecture
10 13 (16.05%) Technical Architecture
11 12 (14.81%) Microservices
12 7 (8.64%) Business Analysis
13 6 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (7.41%) Data Security
14 4 (4.94%) Coaching
14 4 (4.94%) Database Security
14 4 (4.94%) DevOps
14 4 (4.94%) Performance Testing
14 4 (4.94%) Risk Assessment
14 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.21%) Java
2 19 (23.46%) Python
2 19 (23.46%) Ruby
3 18 (22.22%) Scala
4 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.41%) SQL
6 4 (4.94%) C#
6 4 (4.94%) PHP
7 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) PCI DSS
1 6 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.47%) QA
4 1 (1.23%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (12.35%) Docker
2 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (19.75%) Puppet
2 12 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.94%) Nagios
4 1 (1.23%) Ansible
4 1 (1.23%) SCCM
4 1 (1.23%) vMotion
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) Splunk
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco
4 2 (2.47%) Citrix
4 2 (2.47%) Google
4 2 (2.47%) Intel Security
4 2 (2.47%) VMware
5 1 (1.23%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.23%) Dell
5 1 (1.23%) HP
5 1 (1.23%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.23%) NETGEAR
5 1 (1.23%) New Relic
5 1 (1.23%) SAP
5 1 (1.23%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.23%) Xamarin