Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Technical Architecture
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 138 133
Rank change year-on-year +23 -5 -22
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 18 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.83% 0.64% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.73% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 9
Leeds median daily rate £390 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.00% +17.65% -17.07%
10th Percentile £320 £420 £412
90th Percentile £670 £684 £600
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £513 £463
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81% -9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Technical Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1894 2618 2524
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 87.69% 88.21% 86.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1320 1845 1787
Leeds median daily rate £400 £410 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +16.81% +6.36%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £243
90th Percentile £550 £575 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
% change year-on-year - +12.36% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 41
Leeds median hourly rate £15.86 £12.10 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.07% -21.94% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.20 £8.50
90th Percentile £39.50 £19.71 £37.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £14.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year -4.07% -16.27% +8.75%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Leeds

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in Leeds

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) jQuery
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (22.22%) HTML5
3 4 (22.22%) CSS3
3 4 (22.22%) Sass
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 3 (16.67%) User Experience
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (16.67%) Middleware
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Adobe
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) JSTL
5 2 (11.11%) JIRA

Technical Architecture
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 2 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.11%) Grunt
1 2 (11.11%) gulp
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (22.22%) UI Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Architect
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Architect
5 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) CSS3
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
1 4 (22.22%) HTML5
1 4 (22.22%) jQuery
1 4 (22.22%) Sass
2 3 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (11.11%) JSTL
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Online Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) User Stories
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Web Design
4 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft