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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 73 89 78
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 3 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.33% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.40% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Median daily rate - £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £21.44
% change year-on-year
+17.80% +70.24%
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
735 1248 1112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.24% 82.16% 76.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 615 623
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £19.51 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.39% -13.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.96 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.38 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 4 (66.67%) Ansible
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
2 3 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
2 3 (50.00%) Flyway
2 3 (50.00%) PostGIS
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) QGIS
2 3 (50.00%) Case Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Design
2 3 (50.00%) Spatial Data
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) GIS
2 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Document Management
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery

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 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (50.00%) QGIS
1 3 (50.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Flyway
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) PostGIS
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Case Management
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) Document Management
1 3 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
1 3 (50.00%) Microservices
1 3 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Service Design
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) VCAP
1 1 (16.67%) VCP6
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) vCloud
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) VMware