Period
to 23 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Senior Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 171 177 171
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 28 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.57% 0.13% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.14% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 13
Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -15.38%
10th Percentile £419 £484 £333
90th Percentile £588 £750 £680
England median daily rate £613 £600 £600
% change year-on-year +2.08% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate £67.50 - £45.00

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 4,680 4,318 4,671
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.69% 96.36% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,146 2,837 2,995
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £259 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £544 £538
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 154 209
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £15.00 £13.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +7.80% -0.61%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.87 £9.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £40.00 £26.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.39
% change year-on-year +1.08% +0.60% -0.59%

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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 -5 9 £550 +6.80% 2
East Yorkshire - 8 £469 -
South Yorkshire -11 7 £550 -24.97% 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £463 - 1
Senior Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, Senior Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 11 (39.29%) Data Modelling
2 9 (32.14%) ERwin
2 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (32.14%) Taxonomies
2 9 (32.14%) IDERA
3 8 (28.57%) Finance
4 7 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
5 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (17.86%) Technical Leadership
6 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
6 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
6 5 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (14.29%) RESTful
7 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 4 (14.29%) Data Governance
7 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.29%) iPaaS
7 4 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 4 (14.29%) Thought Leadership
7 4 (14.29%) Decision-Making
8 3 (10.71%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (10.71%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (10.71%) User Experience
8 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (10.71%) Workflow
8 3 (10.71%) Blog

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 (3.57%) Anypoint
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) iPaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) BGP
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) MPLS
1 2 (7.14%) OSPF
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Big Data
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (3.57%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) ERwin
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) RESTful
2 2 (7.14%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.57%) J2EE
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Taxonomies
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Blog
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) AIX
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Solaris
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Data Modelling
2 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 6 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Leadership
5 4 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 4 (14.29%) Decision-Making
5 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (14.29%) Thought Leadership
5 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 3 (10.71%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (10.71%) Workflow
7 2 (7.14%) Network Design
7 2 (7.14%) SOA
7 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (10.71%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (7.14%) CCIE
4 2 (7.14%) CCNP
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) IDERA
2 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) F5
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat