Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Architect was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Application Architect
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 148 154
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6 -32
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.088% 0.076% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.080% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Leeds median daily rate £575 £450 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.92% -29.49% -
10th Percentile £538 £425 £463
90th Percentile £613 £474 £700
West Yorkshire median daily rate £575 £450 £638
% change year-on-year +27.92% -29.49% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2188 2511 3040
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 95.91% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 1665 2104
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £263
90th Percentile £545 £558 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 44 95
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.61 £10.20 £8.81
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.28 £36.22
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.00%

Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Architect in Leeds

Applications Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Architect in Leeds

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Applications 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 Leeds region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
1 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET

Applications Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft