Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £610 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 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.

Architect
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 22 29
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 +16
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 57 77 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 6.99% 6.48% 5.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.27% 6.83% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 52 55
South Yorkshire median daily rate £610 £534 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +1.67% +24.26%
10th Percentile £450 £475 £393
90th Percentile £755 £736 £713
Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 784 1127 934
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 94.79% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 749 620
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +6.80% +15.38%
10th Percentile £194 £250 £213
90th Percentile £588 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 54 86
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.87 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.87% +16.63% -15.00%
10th Percentile £10.98 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.48 £34.99 £25.63
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +1.43% +2.98% +0.70%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in South Yorkshire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in South Yorkshire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in South Yorkshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -2 45 £610 +14.29% 2
Doncaster - 2 £575 -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) Data Architecture
3 16 (28.07%) Java
4 15 (26.32%) Data Modelling
5 14 (24.56%) Oracle
6 13 (22.81%) Open Source
7 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 12 (21.05%) Unix
8 11 (19.30%) SQL
8 11 (19.30%) RESTful
8 11 (19.30%) TDD
8 11 (19.30%) Data Management
9 10 (17.54%) MongoDB
9 10 (17.54%) DevOps
9 10 (17.54%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (15.79%) Linux
11 8 (14.04%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (14.04%) Web Services
11 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (14.04%) Analytics
12 7 (12.28%) Big Data
12 7 (12.28%) Metadata Management
12 7 (12.28%) Hadoop
12 7 (12.28%) Data Strategy
12 7 (12.28%) Data Security
12 7 (12.28%) Python
12 7 (12.28%) Information Assurance
12 7 (12.28%) Data Integration
12 7 (12.28%) Ruby

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 6 (10.53%) SAS
2 3 (5.26%) IIS
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.75%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Primavera
2 1 (1.75%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) Akamai
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (3.51%) DMZ
2 2 (3.51%) DNS
2 2 (3.51%) Network Security
3 1 (1.75%) DHCP
3 1 (1.75%) IPv4
3 1 (1.75%) IPv6
3 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.75%) SMS
3 1 (1.75%) SMTP
3 1 (1.75%) VPN
3 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) MongoDB
2 8 (14.04%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (12.28%) Big Data
3 7 (12.28%) Hadoop
4 6 (10.53%) Apache Hive
4 6 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (10.53%) Data Lake
4 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (10.53%) HBase
4 6 (10.53%) MySQL
4 6 (10.53%) Pentaho
4 6 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.75%) OLAP
6 1 (1.75%) OLTP
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) ERwin
2 5 (8.77%) Selenium
3 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.02%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (7.02%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
2 2 (3.51%) Marketing
2 2 (3.51%) Retail
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) RESTful
2 8 (14.04%) Web Services
3 6 (10.53%) React
4 5 (8.77%) Angular 2
4 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
4 5 (8.77%) CSS
4 5 (8.77%) HTML
4 5 (8.77%) J2EE
4 5 (8.77%) JSP
4 5 (8.77%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (7.02%) CSS3
5 4 (7.02%) HTML5
5 4 (7.02%) jQuery
5 4 (7.02%) REST
5 4 (7.02%) SOAP
5 4 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.75%) Memcached
6 1 (1.75%) Node.js
6 1 (1.75%) Play Framework
6 1 (1.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Unix
2 9 (15.79%) Linux
3 6 (10.53%) Mac OS X
4 5 (8.77%) Windows
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (29.82%) Data Architecture
2 15 (26.32%) Data Modelling
3 13 (22.81%) Open Source
4 11 (19.30%) Data Management
4 11 (19.30%) TDD
5 10 (17.54%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (17.54%) DevOps
6 8 (14.04%) Analytics
6 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (12.28%) Data Integration
7 7 (12.28%) Data Security
7 7 (12.28%) Data Strategy
7 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (12.28%) Information Assurance
7 7 (12.28%) Metadata Management
8 6 (10.53%) Data Governance
8 6 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (10.53%) Reverse Engineering
8 6 (10.53%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) Java
2 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 11 (19.30%) SQL
4 7 (12.28%) Python
4 7 (12.28%) Ruby
5 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 2 (3.51%) CCSP
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.51%) CISSP
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
1 2 (3.51%) IISP
1 2 (3.51%) ISSAP
1 2 (3.51%) ISSEP
1 2 (3.51%) MCSD
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.51%) SSCP
2 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) Data Quality
1 6 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.75%) Docker
3 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.75%) XenApp
3 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle
2 6 (10.53%) CA
2 6 (10.53%) Informatica
2 6 (10.53%) Tableau
3 4 (7.02%) Cisco
3 4 (7.02%) IBM
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.26%) MuleSoft
4 3 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.26%) VMware
5 2 (3.51%) Google
5 2 (3.51%) hybris
5 2 (3.51%) Pega
6 1 (1.75%) Adobe
6 1 (1.75%) AppSense
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) NetApp
6 1 (1.75%) Samsung