The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 30 April 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.

Technical Architect
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 77 104
Rank change year-on-year +8 +27  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 29 46 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.12% 2.24% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 2.34% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 17
Median daily rate £550 £625 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +38.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £417 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £688 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £60.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year +8.33% +21.21%  

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 1330 1970 1915
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.08% 96.00% 95.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 1376 1200
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 62 79
Median hourly rate £14.29 £11.75 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.57% -15.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.75 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £21.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in West Yorkshire

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in West Yorkshire

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architect in West Yorkshire

Technical Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Architect in West Yorkshire

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 23 £550 -12.00% 1
Bradford +5 4 £559 -
Technical Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 34 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) Java
2 24 (46.15%) Open Source
3 16 (30.77%) NoSQL
3 16 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (30.77%) JSON
4 15 (28.85%) NHS
5 14 (26.92%) TOGAF
5 14 (26.92%) Scala
6 13 (25.00%) Kanban
6 13 (25.00%) Play Framework
6 13 (25.00%) Scrum
6 13 (25.00%) TDD
6 13 (25.00%) Linux
7 12 (23.08%) HTML
7 12 (23.08%) Ruby
7 12 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (23.08%) MongoDB
7 12 (23.08%) Django
7 12 (23.08%) HTML5
8 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (21.15%) Data Quality
8 11 (21.15%) User Stories
8 11 (21.15%) Docker
8 11 (21.15%) Python
9 10 (19.23%) Apache
9 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
9 10 (19.23%) PHP
9 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (19.23%) RESTful

Technical 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (19.23%) Apache
2 9 (17.31%) Tomcat
3 6 (11.54%) Confluence
4 2 (3.85%) Mule
5 1 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.92%) DHCP
2 1 (1.92%) DNS
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) LAN
2 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) NoSQL
1 16 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (23.08%) MongoDB
3 8 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (15.38%) MySQL
3 8 (15.38%) Redis
4 6 (11.54%) Riak
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) JIRA
2 8 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 6 (11.54%) JMeter
4 4 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.69%) Selenium
5 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.69%) Retail
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) JSON
2 13 (25.00%) Play Framework
3 12 (23.08%) Django
3 12 (23.08%) HTML
3 12 (23.08%) HTML5
4 10 (19.23%) RESTful
5 8 (15.38%) Ajax
5 8 (15.38%) CSS
5 8 (15.38%) CSS3
5 8 (15.38%) LAPP Stack
5 8 (15.38%) REST
5 8 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (13.46%) Flask
7 5 (9.62%) Spring
8 2 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) NHS
2 7 (13.46%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (11.54%) Reference Data
4 3 (5.77%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.85%) Social Media
5 2 (3.85%) User Experience
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) Open Source
3 14 (26.92%) TOGAF
4 13 (25.00%) Kanban
4 13 (25.00%) Scrum
4 13 (25.00%) TDD
5 12 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (21.15%) User Stories
7 8 (15.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing
7 8 (15.38%) Performance Testing
7 8 (15.38%) Prototyping
7 8 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
8 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (13.46%) Data Architecture
8 7 (13.46%) Data Management
8 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
8 7 (13.46%) Microservices
8 7 (13.46%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) Java
2 14 (26.92%) Scala
3 12 (23.08%) Ruby
4 11 (21.15%) Python
5 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 10 (19.23%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) C#
6 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) Degree
3 4 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.77%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (3.85%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Ansible
1 6 (11.54%) Nagios
2 4 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Splunk
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
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