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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 92 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.26% 0.41% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.51% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £513 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £469
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.50 -
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
1237 1175 962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.70% 79.93% 75.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 676 552
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 17
Median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 May 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 6 (60.00%) SOA
1 6 (60.00%) ETL
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (10.00%) Java EE
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) Windows

Technical Architecture
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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Architect
2 7 (70.00%) Technical Architect
3 5 (50.00%) Integration Architect
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Java EE
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ETL
1 6 (60.00%) SOA
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (10.00%) VMware