Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 163 165
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +19
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 40 25 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.80% 0.58% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.69% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 43
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -19.05% +16.67%
10th Percentile £375 £329 £442
90th Percentile £795 £664 £745
England median daily rate £550 £525 £545
% change year-on-year +4.76% -3.67% +13.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £29.92 £42.58
% change year-on-year +16.98% -29.72% -13.99%

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 4,354 3,636 4,912
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.66% 84.68% 85.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,904 2,354 3,346
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.06% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £281
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 95 109
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -13.33% -2.88%
10th Percentile £11.17 £8.88 £10.20
90th Percentile £42.45 £34.70 £41.55
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +13.50%

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 15 July 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 15 July 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 -3 29 £500 +20.85% 6
South Yorkshire -3 6 £475 +11.76% 5
North Yorkshire +3 2 £500 -9.09% 1
Technical Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, 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 10 (25.00%) Finance
1 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (15.00%) Retail
3 6 (15.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (15.00%) DevOps
4 5 (12.50%) VMware
4 5 (12.50%) Information Security
4 5 (12.50%) Degree
4 5 (12.50%) Wireless
4 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.50%) HTML
4 5 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.50%) CSS
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL
5 4 (10.00%) CISSP
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 4 (10.00%) IT Governance
5 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.00%) Security Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (10.00%) IaaS
5 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS

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 3 (7.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Synapse
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
2 1 (2.50%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Actimize
2 1 (2.50%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.00%) IaaS
2 4 (10.00%) PaaS
2 4 (10.00%) SaaS
3 2 (5.00%) Office 365
3 2 (5.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Wireless
2 3 (7.50%) LAN
2 3 (7.50%) MPLS
2 3 (7.50%) VPN
2 3 (7.50%) WAN
3 2 (5.00%) SMS
4 1 (2.50%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (7.50%) Cloud Spanner
1 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (7.50%) MongoDB
1 3 (7.50%) MySQL
1 3 (7.50%) NewSQL
1 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
1 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) OLAP
2 1 (2.50%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) AppScan
2 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.50%) Grunt
2 1 (2.50%) gulp
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Billing
3 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Business Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Technical Architect
3 4 (10.00%) Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Security Architect
4 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow Developer
5 2 (5.00%) BSS Architect
5 2 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) NoSQL Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Service Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Subject Matter Expert
5 2 (5.00%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) CSS
1 5 (12.50%) HTML
2 4 (10.00%) CSS3
2 4 (10.00%) HTML5
3 3 (7.50%) .NET
3 3 (7.50%) Akka
3 3 (7.50%) Angular 2
3 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.50%) HATEOAS
3 3 (7.50%) Node.js
3 3 (7.50%) React
3 3 (7.50%) REST
3 3 (7.50%) Spring
3 3 (7.50%) Spring Boot
3 3 (7.50%) Vert.x
3 3 (7.50%) Web Services
3 3 (7.50%) WebSockets
4 2 (5.00%) Middleware
4 2 (5.00%) OpenID
5 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) NHS
2 2 (5.00%) Social Media
3 1 (2.50%) CMDB
3 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
3 1 (2.50%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.00%) DevOps
2 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (15.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (12.50%) Information Security
4 4 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (10.00%) IT Governance
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (10.00%) Migration
4 4 (10.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (7.50%) IT Strategy
5 3 (7.50%) Microservices
5 3 (7.50%) Network Virtualisation
5 3 (7.50%) Non-Blocking Code
5 3 (7.50%) Security Architecture
5 3 (7.50%) SOA
5 3 (7.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) Java
1 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.50%) ES6
3 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) CISSP
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) CCDE
3 3 (7.50%) CCNP
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) CISA
4 2 (5.00%) CISM
4 2 (5.00%) CRISC
4 2 (5.00%) CSSLP
4 2 (5.00%) GIAC
4 2 (5.00%) GSSP-.NET
4 2 (5.00%) GSSP-JAVA
4 2 (5.00%) GWAPT
4 2 (5.00%) ISACA
4 2 (5.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) GDPR
2 2 (5.00%) PSD2
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Nessus
2 1 (2.50%) HP ALM
2 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (12.50%) VMware
2 3 (7.50%) Juniper
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) Citrix
3 1 (2.50%) Dell
3 1 (2.50%) EMC
3 1 (2.50%) F5
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) NetApp
3 1 (2.50%) Splunk
3 1 (2.50%) Tableau
3 1 (2.50%) TIBCO