Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 22 November 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 157 145
Rank change year-on-year +31 -12 -2
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 33 18 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.08% 0.50% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.58% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 29
West Yorkshire median daily rate £414 £500 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.25% +4.17% -36.00%
10th Percentile £314 £363 £420
90th Percentile £659 £569 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £431 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -13.75% +5.26% -19.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Technical Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2588 3108 3727
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.74% 86.29% 85.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1781 2039 2565
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £268 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 63 108
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.50 £40.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in West Yorkshire

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in West Yorkshire

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in West Yorkshire

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Leeds +21 26 £390 -20.00% 7
Wakefield - 5 £325 - 1
Bradford +17 2 £600 +20.00% 1
Technical Architecture
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Finance
3 6 (18.18%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
5 4 (12.12%) CSS3
5 4 (12.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (12.12%) Sass
5 4 (12.12%) Grunt
5 4 (12.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.12%) gulp
5 4 (12.12%) JIRA
5 4 (12.12%) jQuery
5 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.12%) Confluence
5 4 (12.12%) HTML5
5 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
5 4 (12.12%) Adobe
5 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
5 4 (12.12%) CSS
5 4 (12.12%) HTML
5 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) Wireframes
6 3 (9.09%) Re-Platforming
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle
6 3 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft

Technical Architecture
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 4 (12.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (12.12%) Confluence
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.03%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
1 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
1 4 (12.12%) Grunt
1 4 (12.12%) gulp
1 4 (12.12%) JIRA
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Architect
2 11 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 10 (30.30%) Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Business Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (12.12%) Developer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Architect
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Technical Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Digital Architect
7 2 (6.06%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (6.06%) HTML Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Integration Architect
7 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Security Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) CSS
1 4 (12.12%) CSS3
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
1 4 (12.12%) HTML5
1 4 (12.12%) jQuery
1 4 (12.12%) Sass
2 3 (9.09%) Middleware
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) J2EE
3 2 (6.06%) Java EE
4 1 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Camel
4 1 (3.03%) Kafka
4 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.03%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 3 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) NHS
2 2 (6.06%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
3 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
3 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
3 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Wireframes
4 3 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (9.09%) Re-Platforming
4 3 (9.09%) Scrum
4 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 3 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.06%) Data Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.06%) C#
2 2 (6.06%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) HL7
2 2 (6.06%) GDPR
3 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Adobe
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Dell
4 1 (3.03%) EMC
4 1 (3.03%) F5
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) NetApp
4 1 (3.03%) Splunk
4 1 (3.03%) TIBCO