The median contractor rate for an Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 June 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 16 33
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 119 245 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.90% 8.68% 5.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.09% 9.01% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 170 97
Median daily rate £550 £500 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £705 £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 £57.50 £47.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +21.05% +25.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1953 2719 2786
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.78% 96.35% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1265 1868 1870
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 63 110
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +24.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.96 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Yorkshire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Yorkshire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Yorkshire

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Yorkshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire -7 93 £545 +9.00% 19
South Yorkshire -21 15 £600 +13.74% 7
North Yorkshire -6 3 £575 +21.05% 5
Humberside - 1 £588 -
Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Yorkshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 92 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (21.51%) Finance
3 58 (20.79%) Java
4 46 (16.49%) TOGAF
5 40 (14.34%) Retail
6 36 (12.90%) Open Source
7 34 (12.19%) Scrum
8 33 (11.83%) SOA
8 33 (11.83%) Microsoft
9 32 (11.47%) Enterprise Architecture
9 32 (11.47%) Microsoft Azure
10 29 (10.39%) NoSQL
11 27 (9.68%) JSON
12 24 (8.60%) RESTful
13 23 (8.24%) Kanban
14 21 (7.53%) TDD
14 21 (7.53%) Web Services
15 20 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
15 20 (7.17%) MongoDB
15 20 (7.17%) Data Quality
16 19 (6.81%) .NET
16 19 (6.81%) Oracle
16 19 (6.81%) Data Modelling
17 18 (6.45%) Microservices
18 17 (6.09%) SQL Server
18 17 (6.09%) Data Management
19 16 (5.73%) Banking
19 16 (5.73%) Degree
19 16 (5.73%) Ruby
19 16 (5.73%) Jenkins

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (2.51%) CMS
3 6 (2.15%) Confluence
3 6 (2.15%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.43%) Apache
4 4 (1.43%) IIS
4 4 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.08%) Mule
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.72%) Jetty
6 2 (0.72%) Mule ESB
6 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.36%) DataSynapse
7 1 (0.36%) Drupal
7 1 (0.36%) FileNet
7 1 (0.36%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (3.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.08%) SAP HCM
2 3 (1.08%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.72%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.72%) SAP MDG
3 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle AGIS
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.36%) Primavera
4 1 (0.36%) SAP CAR
4 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.36%) SAP POS DM
4 1 (0.36%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 32 (11.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.94%) SaaS
4 10 (3.58%) IaaS
4 10 (3.58%) PaaS
5 5 (1.79%) Office 365
6 3 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.72%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.36%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.23%) Firewall
2 6 (2.15%) DNS
2 6 (2.15%) Internet
2 6 (2.15%) LDAP
3 5 (1.79%) Extranet
3 5 (1.79%) Intranet
4 4 (1.43%) HTTP
4 4 (1.43%) LAN
4 4 (1.43%) NAS
4 4 (1.43%) SAN
4 4 (1.43%) WAN
5 3 (1.08%) VPN
6 2 (0.72%) MPLS
6 2 (0.72%) Network Security
6 2 (0.72%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.36%) FCoE
7 1 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.36%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.36%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.39%) NoSQL
2 20 (7.17%) MongoDB
3 17 (6.09%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.23%) MySQL
5 9 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.87%) Riak
7 6 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (2.15%) Big Data
7 6 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.15%) OLAP
7 6 (2.15%) Pentaho
8 5 (1.79%) OLTP
9 3 (1.08%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.08%) Redis
9 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.72%) QlikView
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (5.73%) Jenkins
2 14 (5.02%) JIRA
3 7 (2.51%) Cucumber
4 6 (2.15%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (1.43%) Selenium
6 3 (1.08%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.72%) Maven
7 2 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.36%) JMeter
8 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.36%) Xcode
General
1 60 (21.51%) Finance
2 40 (14.34%) Retail
3 16 (5.73%) Banking
4 7 (2.51%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.43%) Games
5 4 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.08%) Advertising
6 3 (1.08%) Marketing
7 2 (0.72%) Electronics
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Publishing
8 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.68%) JSON
2 24 (8.60%) RESTful
3 21 (7.53%) Web Services
4 19 (6.81%) .NET
5 15 (5.38%) HTML
6 14 (5.02%) REST
6 14 (5.02%) Spring
7 12 (4.30%) HTML5
7 12 (4.30%) Play Framework
8 11 (3.94%) Django
9 9 (3.23%) CSS
9 9 (3.23%) Flask
10 8 (2.87%) CSS3
10 8 (2.87%) Node.js
11 7 (2.51%) Ajax
11 7 (2.51%) Middleware
11 7 (2.51%) Ruby on Rails
12 6 (2.15%) SOAP
13 5 (1.79%) Hibernate
13 5 (1.79%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.38%) NHS
2 13 (4.66%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.30%) User Experience
4 10 (3.58%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.87%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (2.51%) Social Media
7 6 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.15%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.15%) Reference Data
7 6 (2.15%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (1.43%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.43%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.08%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.08%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.08%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.08%) PKI
9 3 (1.08%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.02%) Windows
2 12 (4.30%) Linux
3 4 (1.43%) Unix
4 3 (1.08%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.36%) Android
5 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.36%) Solaris
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (16.49%) TOGAF
3 36 (12.90%) Open Source
4 34 (12.19%) Scrum
5 33 (11.83%) SOA
6 32 (11.47%) Enterprise Architecture
7 23 (8.24%) Kanban
8 21 (7.53%) TDD
9 19 (6.81%) Data Modelling
10 18 (6.45%) Microservices
11 17 (6.09%) Data Management
12 16 (5.73%) User Stories
13 15 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (5.38%) CRM
14 14 (5.02%) DevOps
14 14 (5.02%) Information Security
15 13 (4.66%) Data Architecture
15 13 (4.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 13 (4.66%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (4.66%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 58 (20.79%) Java
2 16 (5.73%) Ruby
3 15 (5.38%) Python
4 14 (5.02%) Scala
5 11 (3.94%) PHP
5 11 (3.94%) SQL
6 10 (3.58%) JavaScript
7 8 (2.87%) C#
8 2 (0.72%) ABAP
8 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.36%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 16 (5.73%) Degree
2 13 (4.66%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.51%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.36%) CCIE
6 1 (0.36%) CCSP
6 1 (0.36%) CISSP
6 1 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.36%) IISP
6 1 (0.36%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.36%) ISSEP
6 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.36%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.17%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.51%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.15%) QA
4 3 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.72%) GDPR
5 2 (0.72%) HL7
6 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.36%) SLA
6 1 (0.36%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (4.30%) Docker
2 9 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.36%) KVM
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.36%) NFS
5 1 (0.36%) SRDF
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (2.87%) Ansible
2 4 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.43%) Puppet
3 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (1.08%) SCCM
4 1 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.81%) Oracle
3 15 (5.38%) VMware
4 13 (4.66%) IBM
5 11 (3.94%) SAP
6 9 (3.23%) Cisco
6 9 (3.23%) Pega
7 8 (2.87%) Adobe
7 8 (2.87%) MuleSoft
8 7 (2.51%) Informatica
9 6 (2.15%) Talend
10 5 (1.79%) BT
10 5 (1.79%) NetApp
10 5 (1.79%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.43%) EMC
11 4 (1.43%) Splunk
12 3 (1.08%) Citrix
12 3 (1.08%) F5
12 3 (1.08%) HP
12 3 (1.08%) Infoblox
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