The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 111 111 120
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 9 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.56% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
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£488 £406 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £369 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £475 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-38.66% -
Technical Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1837 1602 1993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.89% 75.21% 75.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1132 919 1012
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 60
Average hourly rate £16.34 £27.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.58% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £31.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.44%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Technical Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 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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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 5 £650 - 4
North Yorkshire - 3 £463 - 2
South Yorkshire -4 1 £450 +10.76%
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 8 (36.36%) HTML
1 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) JSON
3 5 (22.73%) Maven
3 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (22.73%) HTML5
3 5 (22.73%) CSS3
3 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) REST
5 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 3 (13.64%) Spring
5 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
5 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
5 3 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
5 3 (13.64%) Ajax
5 3 (13.64%) Java EE
5 3 (13.64%) COBIT
5 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
5 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (13.64%) Law
5 3 (13.64%) CMMI
5 3 (13.64%) IIS
5 3 (13.64%) MySQL
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) Windows
5 3 (13.64%) Tomcat

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
1 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SMTP
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) DTS
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Head of Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Architect
6 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) VMware Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
1 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) JSON
3 5 (22.73%) HTML5
3 5 (22.73%) CSS3
3 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
4 4 (18.18%) REST
5 3 (13.64%) Spring
5 3 (13.64%) Ajax
5 3 (13.64%) Java EE
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery
7 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.55%) WCF
7 1 (4.55%) .NET
7 1 (4.55%) SOAP
7 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Informatics
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
2 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
2 3 (13.64%) CMMI
3 2 (9.09%) SOA
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Process Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) Database Security
4 1 (4.55%) Analytics
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow Management
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Information Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
4 1 (4.55%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Security Management
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) X++
4 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) VCAP
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) NCDA
2 1 (4.55%) NCIE
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
2 1 (4.55%) MCTS
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) COBIT
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCOrch
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) NetApp