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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 110 108
Rank change year-on-year +21 -2  
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 11 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.78% 0.63% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.72% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 11
Median daily rate £538 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £465 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £555 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +9.37% +1.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1223 1799 1809
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.74% 87.67% 85.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 1240 1282
Median daily rate £403 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +19.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 33
Median hourly rate £10.89 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.93% -58.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.02 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 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 +24 10 £488 +2.09% 3
Bradford +7 1 £550 +10.00%
Technical Architecture
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (15.00%) User Experience
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Middleware
4 3 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Banking
5 2 (10.00%) Subversion
5 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) JSTL
5 2 (10.00%) QA
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) IIS
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) SAN
5 2 (10.00%) NHS

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 2 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Java Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Azure Architect
6 1 (5.00%) C/C++ Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Transformation Architect
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) CSS3
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) jQuery
2 2 (10.00%) JSTL
2 2 (10.00%) Sass
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) RESTful
3 1 (5.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (10.00%) NHS
2 2 (10.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (5.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) User Stories
4 2 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
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