Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Lead Solutions Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Lead Solution Architect
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 166 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 3 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.11% 0.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £500 -
Yorkshire median daily rate £725 £500 -
% change year-on-year +45.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2780 3894 3925
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.34% 96.39% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1872 2653 2592
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.19%
10th Percentile £275 £271 £230
90th Percentile £550 £556 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 100 144
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £12.38 £13.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.53% -9.89% +5.63%
10th Percentile £9.25 £8.50 £8.90
90th Percentile £29.09 £19.78 £37.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% -3.70%

Lead Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Solutions Architect in West Yorkshire

Lead Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Solutions Architect in West Yorkshire

Lead Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Bradford +5 2 - -
Leeds +18 1 - -
Lead Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

Lead Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, Lead Solutions 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Lead Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WF
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Intranet
2 2 (66.67%) Extranet
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) B2C
2 2 (66.67%) OLTP
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (33.33%) Talend
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL

Lead Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Extranet
1 2 (66.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP
1 2 (66.67%) OLTP
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) WF
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) B2C
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) Talend