The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Lead Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank - 89 73
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.060% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.063% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £525 £498
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lead Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1135 1583 1126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.68% 94.96% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 848 616
Median daily rate £398 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.51 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £30.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured Lead Architect in the job title.

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Lead Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lead Architect across the Edinburgh region.

Lead Architect Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Lead 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 Edinburgh region featuring Lead Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Drools
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Drools
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
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