Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Lead Architect was £610 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Lead Architect
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 185 199
Rank change year-on-year +15 +14 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 13 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.40% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.42% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 16
Yorkshire median daily rate £610 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.19% +5.00% +26.58%
10th Percentile £605 £445 £419
90th Percentile £755 £703 £700
England median daily rate £610 £600 £600
% change year-on-year +1.67% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £60.46

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4288 5241 5815
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.17% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2841 3361 3873
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 200 316
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +2.98% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.49 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £29.63 £28.88
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Lead Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Architect in Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Architect in Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Architect in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lead Architect in Yorkshire

Lead 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 Lead Architect within the 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
West Yorkshire +8 8 £610 +16.19%
South Yorkshire +16 6 £610 -11.27%
North Yorkshire - 2 £475 -
Lead Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Lead 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 Lead Architect in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
1 7 (53.85%) SFIA
2 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 6 (46.15%) Data Lake
2 6 (46.15%) Data Strategy
2 6 (46.15%) Data Architecture
2 6 (46.15%) Information Assurance
2 6 (46.15%) Reverse Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Pentaho
2 6 (46.15%) Hadoop
2 6 (46.15%) Visualisation
2 6 (46.15%) Open Source
2 6 (46.15%) Apache Hive
2 6 (46.15%) MongoDB
2 6 (46.15%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (46.15%) Tableau
2 6 (46.15%) HBase
2 6 (46.15%) Big Data
2 6 (46.15%) Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Data Governance
2 6 (46.15%) Data Quality
2 6 (46.15%) Metadata Management
2 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
2 6 (46.15%) ERwin
2 6 (46.15%) SAS

Lead 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 6 (46.15%) SAS
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) InfoPath
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Extranet
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Apache Hive
1 6 (46.15%) Big Data
1 6 (46.15%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (46.15%) Data Lake
1 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 6 (46.15%) Hadoop
1 6 (46.15%) HBase
1 6 (46.15%) MongoDB
1 6 (46.15%) Pentaho
1 6 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP
3 1 (7.69%) OLTP
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) ERwin
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) REST
1 3 (23.08%) WCF
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) WF
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Social Media
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
1 7 (53.85%) SFIA
2 6 (46.15%) Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (46.15%) Data Architecture
2 6 (46.15%) Data Governance
2 6 (46.15%) Data Integration
2 6 (46.15%) Data Management
2 6 (46.15%) Data Security
2 6 (46.15%) Data Strategy
2 6 (46.15%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (46.15%) Information Assurance
2 6 (46.15%) Metadata Management
2 6 (46.15%) Open Source
2 6 (46.15%) Reverse Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Visualisation
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) Data Quality
1 6 (46.15%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) CA
1 6 (46.15%) Informatica
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
1 6 (46.15%) Tableau
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe