The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 85 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 8 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.56% 0.46% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate £450 £509 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.59% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.00 £49.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+13.13% +12.50%
Technical Architecture
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1161 1040 868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.30% 79.27% 72.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 577 437
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% -84.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Technical Architecture.

1 6 (50.00%) SOA
1 6 (50.00%) ETL
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (41.67%) Microservices
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (8.33%) Markit EDM
5 1 (8.33%) Artifactory
5 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Subversion
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (8.33%) Maven
5 1 (8.33%) Economics

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Markit EDM
1 1 (8.33%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Artifactory
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Architect
2 7 (58.33%) Technical Architect
3 5 (41.67%) Integration Architect
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Economics
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ETL
1 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Microservices
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
1 1 (8.33%) VMware