The median contractor rate for a Lead Architect was £672 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 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.

Lead Architect
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 127 140
Rank change year-on-year +9 +13  
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 5 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.50% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.52% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 4
Median daily rate £672 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.30% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £475 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £729 £550 £705
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +9.09% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 1974 2696 2780
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.72% 96.25% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1835 1862
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 £537 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 65 112
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.35% +19.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Lead Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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
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 3 months to 28 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 +10 3 - - 2
South Yorkshire +7 2 £672 +37.74%
Lead Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) WCF
3 2 (25.00%) WF
3 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (25.00%) OLAP
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Informatica
3 2 (25.00%) Intranet
3 2 (25.00%) Extranet
3 2 (25.00%) B2B
3 2 (25.00%) B2C
3 2 (25.00%) OLTP
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 2 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 2 (25.00%) REST

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 1 (12.50%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Extranet
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) OLAP
2 2 (25.00%) OLTP
2 2 (25.00%) Pentaho
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) HBase
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ERwin
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) WF
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) B2B
3 2 (25.00%) B2C
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
4 1 (12.50%) Metadata Management
4 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) SFIA
4 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) GDPR
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Informatica
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) CA
2 1 (12.50%) CyberArk
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Imperva
2 1 (12.50%) Pega
2 1 (12.50%) Qualys
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Talend
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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