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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 64 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 4 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.51% 0.36% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.44% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £498 £500
% change year-on-year
-9.54% -0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
- +139.93%

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
657 1139 1044
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.06% 81.77% 80.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 584 553
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 £286 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £19.02 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.59% -59.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.98 £15.25 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £73.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 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 3 (75.00%) GIS
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Document Management
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 3 (75.00%) PostGIS
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
1 3 (75.00%) Microservices
1 3 (75.00%) Logical Data Model
1 3 (75.00%) Physical Data Model
1 3 (75.00%) Flyway
1 3 (75.00%) QGIS
1 3 (75.00%) Case Management
1 3 (75.00%) Service Design
1 3 (75.00%) Spatial Data
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) GIS
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (75.00%) QGIS
1 3 (75.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Flyway
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) PostGIS
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Case Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) Document Management
1 3 (75.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Logical Data Model
1 3 (75.00%) Microservices
1 3 (75.00%) Physical Data Model
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Service Design
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat