Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 6 months to 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the 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.

Technical Architecture
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 172 136 167
Rank change year-on-year -36 +31 -15
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 21 66 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.45% 1.37% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.58% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 46 17
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £439 £359 £338
90th Percentile £549 £850 £575
England median daily rate £550 £538 £525
% change year-on-year +2.33% +2.38% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £16.22 £20.00 £29.92
% change year-on-year -18.89% -33.16% -46.57%

Technical Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,071 4,174 3,662
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.30% 86.54% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,735 2,737 2,386
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £269 £266 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £556
England median daily rate £475 £463 £445
% change year-on-year +2.70% +3.93% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 136 88
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.65 £19.03 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +38.40% -11.29%
10th Percentile £11.12 £10.50 £8.86
90th Percentile £37.98 £42.75 £35.52
England median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +6.38%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Yorkshire

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in Yorkshire

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 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 -36 13 £513 +2.50% 1
North Yorkshire -1 4 £475 -9.52% 1
South Yorkshire -12 4 £513 +7.89%
Technical Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 12 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (33.33%) DevOps
3 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (23.81%) IBM
4 5 (23.81%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
5 4 (19.05%) CISM
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) Migration
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (19.05%) Information Security
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Banking
5 4 (19.05%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 4 (19.05%) .NET
5 4 (19.05%) CISSP
5 4 (19.05%) McAfee
5 4 (19.05%) LogRhythm
5 4 (19.05%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (19.05%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (19.05%) AlienVault
5 4 (19.05%) QRadar
5 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
5 4 (19.05%) Amazon S3
5 4 (19.05%) Online Banking

Technical Architecture
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 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (19.05%) Amazon S3
4 3 (14.29%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 2 (9.52%) PaaS
6 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) BGP
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (14.29%) MPLS
1 3 (14.29%) NX-OS
1 3 (14.29%) OSPF
1 3 (14.29%) VPLS
1 3 (14.29%) VPN
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
1 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Security Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Security Solutions Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Architect
6 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) Django
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
2 4 (19.05%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
3 1 (4.76%) CentOS
3 1 (4.76%) Debian
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) DevOps
1 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (19.05%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
2 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
2 4 (19.05%) SIEM
2 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (19.05%) Use Case
3 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
3 3 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Microservices
4 2 (9.52%) Sprint Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) COBOL
2 2 (9.52%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CISM
1 4 (19.05%) CISSP
2 3 (14.29%) CCIE
2 3 (14.29%) CCNP
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) QRadar
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) IBM
2 4 (19.05%) AlienVault
2 4 (19.05%) ArcSight
2 4 (19.05%) Fortinet
2 4 (19.05%) LogRhythm
2 4 (19.05%) McAfee
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
2 4 (19.05%) Splunk
3 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat