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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 69 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.49% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.59% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £543 £450 £509
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.55% -11.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £56.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-46.57% +13.13%

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
719 1179 1100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.09% 83.26% 81.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 635 629
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £280 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 12
Median hourly rate £16.97 £39.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.50% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £15.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.22 £70.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 February 2017, 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%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) GIS
2 3 (50.00%) Document Management
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (50.00%) PostGIS
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) 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%) 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%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP

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%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (50.00%) QGIS
1 3 (50.00%) Spatial Data
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Flyway
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) PostGIS
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Case Management
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Document Management
2 3 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
2 3 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
2 3 (50.00%) Service Design
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware