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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 85 82 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 4 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.35% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.42% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £475 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1174 1177 920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.33% 81.34% 75.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 652 570
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £499 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 19
Median hourly rate £20.50 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 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 (54.55%) SOA
1 6 (54.55%) ETL
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Microservices
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (9.09%) VCP6
5 1 (9.09%) vRealize
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) vSphere
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) VCAP
5 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
5 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (9.09%) Ansible
5 1 (9.09%) Docker

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 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Architect
2 7 (63.64%) Technical Architect
3 5 (45.45%) Integration Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Java Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) Java EE
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) ETL
1 6 (54.55%) SOA
2 5 (45.45%) Microservices
3 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) VCAP
2 1 (9.09%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat