The median contractor rate for an Architect was £470 per day in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 3 months to 29 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 > Halifax
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 19 21
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 3 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 4.23% 7.19% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.41% 7.25% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Halifax median daily rate £470 £450 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% -1.09%  
10th Percentile £454 £450 £429
90th Percentile £518 £450 £479
West Yorkshire median daily rate £545 £515 £480
% change year-on-year +5.82% +7.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax. 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
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 68 138 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 95.77% 99.28% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 430 409
Halifax median daily rate £373 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.87% +12.35%  
10th Percentile £310 £290 £259
90th Percentile £451 £450 £473
West Yorkshire median daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Halifax median hourly rate £8.83 - £13.00
10th Percentile £8.42 - £12.50
90th Percentile £9.23 - £13.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £13.50 £13.87
% change year-on-year -0.51% -2.66%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Halifax

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Halifax

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Halifax region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Data Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (25.00%) SaaS
4 2 (25.00%) PaaS
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (25.00%) Big Data
4 2 (25.00%) IaaS
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) QlikView
4 2 (25.00%) BPMN
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Data Security
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (25.00%) QlikView
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) BPMN
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Data Security
2 2 (25.00%) Data Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle