Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 167 176
Rank change year-on-year +41 +9 -4
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 55 26 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.24% 0.54% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.65% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 16 37
Yorkshire median daily rate £499 £496 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.50% +4.47% -7.32%
10th Percentile £356 £363 £408
90th Percentile £763 £551 £580
England median daily rate £525 £514 £525
% change year-on-year +2.24% -2.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £5.00 £21.05 £43.00
% change year-on-year -76.24% -51.06% +91.11%

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 3,693 4,016 5,006
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.34% 83.13% 83.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,413 2,624 3,358
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £262 £258 £263
90th Percentile £550 £548 £550
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +3.72% +2.09% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 130 177
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.81 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -1.28% +0.45%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.67 £9.99
90th Percentile £41.40 £32.63 £25.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 January 2018. 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 +20 45 £499 +0.50% 4
South Yorkshire +13 4 £438 -
North Yorkshire +4 3 £525 +16.67%
Technical Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.00%) HTML
3 11 (20.00%) CSS
3 11 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (20.00%) HTML5
3 11 (20.00%) CSS3
3 11 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 10 (18.18%) Finance
5 9 (16.36%) Web Services
5 9 (16.36%) JIRA
5 9 (16.36%) Confluence
5 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
6 8 (14.55%) Dynamics 365
6 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
7 7 (12.73%) jQuery
7 7 (12.73%) Java
7 7 (12.73%) Eclipse
7 7 (12.73%) Adobe
7 7 (12.73%) VMware
7 7 (12.73%) Wireframes
7 7 (12.73%) gulp
7 7 (12.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (12.73%) Sass
7 7 (12.73%) Grunt
7 7 (12.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.91%) REST
8 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing

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 9 (16.36%) Confluence
2 7 (12.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.64%) Apache
3 2 (3.64%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (3.64%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) JBoss
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.64%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.82%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.64%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (3.64%) SAP HR
2 2 (3.64%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (1.82%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.82%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.82%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.27%) IaaS
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.27%) PaaS
2 4 (7.27%) SaaS
3 3 (5.45%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (3.64%) Slack
4 2 (3.64%) Trello
5 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) SMS
2 2 (3.64%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) WAN
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) MPLS
3 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
1 4 (7.27%) MySQL
1 4 (7.27%) NewSQL
1 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
1 4 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) JIRA
2 7 (12.73%) Eclipse
2 7 (12.73%) Grunt
2 7 (12.73%) gulp
3 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.64%) Selenium
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.91%) Retail
4 4 (7.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Architect
2 17 (30.91%) Technical Architect
3 14 (25.45%) Analyst
4 13 (23.64%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Java Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.45%) JavaScript Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Lead DevOps
8 3 (5.45%) NoSQL Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Security Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Security Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) CSS
1 11 (20.00%) CSS3
1 11 (20.00%) HTML
1 11 (20.00%) HTML5
2 9 (16.36%) Web Services
3 7 (12.73%) jQuery
3 7 (12.73%) Sass
4 6 (10.91%) REST
4 6 (10.91%) Spring
5 5 (9.09%) .NET
6 4 (7.27%) .NET Core
6 4 (7.27%) Angular 2
6 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (7.27%) Electron Framework
6 4 (7.27%) Node.js
6 4 (7.27%) OpenFin
6 4 (7.27%) React
6 4 (7.27%) React Native
6 4 (7.27%) Spring Boot
6 4 (7.27%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) NHS
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Android
1 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
5 7 (12.73%) Wireframes
6 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing
6 6 (10.91%) Web Design
7 5 (9.09%) DevOps
7 5 (9.09%) Migration
7 5 (9.09%) SOA
7 5 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 4 (7.27%) ERP
8 4 (7.27%) Front End Development
8 4 (7.27%) Microservices
8 4 (7.27%) Mobile First
8 4 (7.27%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (7.27%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (12.73%) Java
3 5 (9.09%) SQL
4 4 (7.27%) ES6
5 1 (1.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) HL7
1 4 (7.27%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.82%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Adobe
1 7 (12.73%) VMware
2 4 (7.27%) SAP
3 3 (5.45%) Avature
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) Dell
4 2 (3.64%) EMC
4 2 (3.64%) F5
4 2 (3.64%) IBM
4 2 (3.64%) Infor
4 2 (3.64%) NetApp
4 2 (3.64%) Splunk
4 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.82%) Capita
5 1 (1.82%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.82%) Progress