The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
England / Yorkshire
Rank 88 93 120
Rank change year-on-year +5 +27  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 39 49 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.81% 1.73% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 1.79% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 42 9
Median daily rate £525 £625 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £698 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £43.25

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 2096 2741 2513
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.04% 96.55% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 1822 1577
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £220
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 90 115 136
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.67% +15.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Yorkshire

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in Yorkshire

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architect in Yorkshire

Technical Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Architect in Yorkshire

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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 -18 21 £550 -12.00% 4
South Yorkshire - 8 £519 - 1
North Yorkshire +6 3 £538 +13.15% 1
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (48.10%) Java
3 33 (41.77%) Open Source
4 28 (35.44%) Scrum
5 25 (31.65%) TDD
6 23 (29.11%) Kanban
7 21 (26.58%) JSON
8 19 (24.05%) RESTful
8 19 (24.05%) NoSQL
9 16 (20.25%) MongoDB
9 16 (20.25%) Scala
9 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (20.25%) Play Framework
9 16 (20.25%) HTML
10 15 (18.99%) Linux
10 15 (18.99%) Ruby
10 15 (18.99%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (18.99%) User Stories
10 15 (18.99%) Product Management
11 14 (17.72%) Software Architecture
11 14 (17.72%) HTML5
12 13 (16.46%) Django
12 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
12 13 (16.46%) Docker
12 13 (16.46%) Microservices
12 13 (16.46%) Prototyping
13 12 (15.19%) REST
13 12 (15.19%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (15.19%) JIRA
14 11 (13.92%) Tomcat

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 11 (13.92%) Tomcat
2 10 (12.66%) Apache
3 8 (10.13%) Confluence
4 2 (2.53%) Jetty
4 2 (2.53%) Mule
4 2 (2.53%) Mule ESB
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.27%) CMS
5 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.27%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (15.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.27%) Office 365
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) OpenLDAP
2 6 (7.59%) Network Security
3 3 (3.80%) HTTP
4 2 (2.53%) Internet
5 1 (1.27%) DHCP
5 1 (1.27%) DNS
5 1 (1.27%) Firewall
5 1 (1.27%) LAN
5 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) NoSQL
2 16 (20.25%) MongoDB
3 15 (18.99%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (12.66%) Redis
5 8 (10.13%) MySQL
6 7 (8.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.27%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.27%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.27%) NonStop SQL
9 1 (1.27%) OrientDB
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) JIRA
2 10 (12.66%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.13%) Cucumber
4 7 (8.86%) Selenium
5 6 (7.59%) JMeter
6 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.27%) FxCop
8 1 (1.27%) Maven
8 1 (1.27%) StyleCop
8 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
1 6 (7.59%) Retail
2 3 (3.80%) Marketing
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Electronics
3 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.58%) JSON
2 19 (24.05%) RESTful
3 16 (20.25%) HTML
3 16 (20.25%) Play Framework
4 14 (17.72%) HTML5
5 13 (16.46%) Django
6 12 (15.19%) REST
7 9 (11.39%) .NET
7 9 (11.39%) CSS
8 8 (10.13%) Ajax
8 8 (10.13%) CSS3
8 8 (10.13%) LAPP Stack
8 8 (10.13%) Spring
8 8 (10.13%) Web Services
9 7 (8.86%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (6.33%) AngularJS
11 4 (5.06%) SOAP
11 4 (5.06%) XML
11 4 (5.06%) XSD
12 3 (3.80%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) NHS
2 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.33%) Social Media
4 4 (5.06%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.80%) Reference Data
5 3 (3.80%) User Experience
6 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.27%) CESG
7 1 (1.27%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Unix
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (41.77%) Open Source
3 28 (35.44%) Scrum
4 25 (31.65%) TDD
5 23 (29.11%) Kanban
6 15 (18.99%) Product Management
6 15 (18.99%) User Stories
7 14 (17.72%) Software Architecture
8 13 (16.46%) Microservices
8 13 (16.46%) Prototyping
9 9 (11.39%) Load Balancing
10 8 (10.13%) MVC
10 8 (10.13%) Performance Testing
11 7 (8.86%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (7.59%) Configuration Management
12 6 (7.59%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (7.59%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (7.59%) Data Security
13 5 (6.33%) Translating Business Requirements
13 5 (6.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.10%) Java
2 16 (20.25%) Scala
3 15 (18.99%) Ruby
4 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.66%) PHP
6 8 (10.13%) Python
7 7 (8.86%) C#
8 4 (5.06%) SQL
9 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.80%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) CISSP
4 1 (1.27%) CLAS
4 1 (1.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) PCI DSS
1 6 (7.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (6.33%) QA
3 3 (3.80%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.53%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.53%) HL7
5 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (16.46%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Puppet
2 6 (7.59%) Nagios
2 6 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.27%) Ansible
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
1 8 (10.13%) Splunk
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle
3 3 (3.80%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.53%) SAP
4 2 (2.53%) VMware
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco
5 1 (1.27%) Google
5 1 (1.27%) IBM
5 1 (1.27%) TIBCO
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