Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Architect was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 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.

IT Architect
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 207 214
Rank change year-on-year +25 +7 -39
Contract jobs requiring an IT Architect 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.094% 0.14% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.14% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% - -
England median daily rate £565 £525 £538
% change year-on-year +7.62% -2.33% +2.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £60.00 £44.25
% change year-on-year - +35.59% -

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 4107 5590 5597
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.95% 96.56% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2616 3754 3644
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +5.26%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £220
90th Percentile £550 £560 £500
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 174 254
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% -2.62%
10th Percentile £9.33 £8.50 £8.66
90th Percentile £29.01 £33.75 £37.36
England median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +2.94%

IT Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Architect in Yorkshire

IT Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Architect in Yorkshire

IT 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 IT Architect within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire +23 4 £450 -5.26%
IT Architect
England

IT Architect Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT 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 IT Architect in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Informatica
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Pentaho
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (50.00%) Talend
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Data Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall

IT 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Data Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Informatica
1 2 (50.00%) Talend