The median contractor rate for a Senior Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Senior Architect
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 114 130
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 7 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.33% 0.90% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.93% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 5
Median daily rate £550 £650 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £575 £600
% change year-on-year -4.34% -4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 - -

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 2060 2782 2549
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.03% 96.77% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1272 1866 1605
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 115 137
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +16.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.28 £41.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in Yorkshire

Senior Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Architect in Yorkshire

Senior Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Architect in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Architect in Yorkshire

Senior 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 Senior Architect within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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 +12 7 £550 -13.72% 1
Senior Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Architect in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) SOA
2 9 (47.37%) Retail
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) SOAP
4 5 (26.32%) UML
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (26.32%) REST
4 5 (26.32%) Domain Models
5 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team
5 4 (21.05%) User Experience
5 4 (21.05%) Open Source
6 3 (15.79%) DevOps
6 3 (15.79%) MuleSoft
6 3 (15.79%) Spring
6 3 (15.79%) Java EE
6 3 (15.79%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) Workflow
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) XSD
6 3 (15.79%) WSDL
7 2 (10.53%) Struts
7 2 (10.53%) PHP
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.53%) Process Management
7 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (10.53%) OO

Senior 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 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) G Suite
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
General
1 9 (47.37%) Retail
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) REST
1 5 (26.32%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) Java EE
2 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) WSDL
2 3 (15.79%) XML
2 3 (15.79%) XSD
3 2 (10.53%) Struts
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.26%) Spring Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) User Experience
1 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) FMCG
2 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) SOA
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Domain Models
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) UML
4 4 (21.05%) Open Source
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Workflow
6 2 (10.53%) Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) Content Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (10.53%) Process Management
6 2 (10.53%) Product Management
6 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
6 2 (10.53%) Use Case
7 1 (5.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) F5
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) New Relic
2 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
2 1 (5.26%) Splunk
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