The median contractor rate for an Architect was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Architect
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 8 35
Rank change year-on-year -2 +27  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 10 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 10.42% 13.89% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.64% 14.29% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 3
Median daily rate £575 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £466 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £834 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £47.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +21.05% +25.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 94 140 224
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 97.92% 97.22% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 89 117
Median daily rate £394 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.75 £13.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.93% -10.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford that featured Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Bradford

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Architect in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Bradford

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Bradford over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Bradford

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Bradford region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 12 (40.00%) Retail
1 12 (40.00%) SOA
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) Java
4 9 (30.00%) Docker
4 9 (30.00%) Microservices
5 7 (23.33%) RESTful
5 7 (23.33%) Open Source
5 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
5 7 (23.33%) Finance
5 7 (23.33%) JSON
6 6 (20.00%) JIRA
6 6 (20.00%) TDD
6 6 (20.00%) Scrum
6 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (20.00%) Kanban
6 6 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (20.00%) BDD
6 6 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (20.00%) Domain Models
6 6 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
7 4 (13.33%) OLAP
7 4 (13.33%) B2B
7 4 (13.33%) B2C
7 4 (13.33%) OLTP
7 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.33%) Intranet
7 4 (13.33%) Extranet
7 4 (13.33%) Coaching

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP MDG
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Extranet
1 4 (13.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (13.33%) OLAP
2 4 (13.33%) OLTP
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.33%) Power BI
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 12 (40.00%) Retail
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) JSON
1 7 (23.33%) RESTful
2 3 (10.00%) Dropwizard
2 3 (10.00%) Node.js
2 3 (10.00%) Swagger
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) IDoc
3 2 (6.67%) REST
3 2 (6.67%) SOAP
3 2 (6.67%) WCF
3 2 (6.67%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (6.67%) WF
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 2 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) SOA
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) Microservices
4 7 (23.33%) Open Source
5 6 (20.00%) BDD
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (20.00%) Domain Models
5 6 (20.00%) Kanban
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) TDD
5 6 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (13.33%) B2B
6 4 (13.33%) B2C
6 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
6 4 (13.33%) Coaching
6 4 (13.33%) DevOps
7 3 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (10.00%) IT Strategy
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) ABAP
4 1 (3.33%) Ruby
4 1 (3.33%) Scala
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.67%) GDPR
2 2 (6.67%) QA
3 1 (3.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
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