The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 29 56 36
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -20
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 39 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.29% 2.64% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.48% 2.83% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 13
Average daily rate
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£475 £513 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +28.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £388 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £700 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £490 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.51% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £47.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+26.59% +4.44%
Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
870 813 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.60% 93.23% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 379 342
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 15
Average hourly rate £51.00 £17.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% +30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £134.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Glasgow region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 25 (34.72%) Finance
2 17 (23.61%) Oracle
3 16 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (18.06%) Middleware
5 12 (16.67%) SOA
5 12 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (15.28%) Data Centre
7 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
8 9 (12.50%) UNIX
8 9 (12.50%) Solaris
8 9 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
8 9 (12.50%) SaaS
8 9 (12.50%) PaaS
9 8 (11.11%) Migration
9 8 (11.11%) WebSphere
10 6 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (8.33%) Fat Client
10 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
10 6 (8.33%) Thin Client
10 6 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (6.94%) Target Operating Model
11 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
11 5 (6.94%) BPMN
11 5 (6.94%) Degree
11 5 (6.94%) Business Analysis
11 5 (6.94%) Process Management
12 4 (5.56%) Risk Management
12 4 (5.56%) Advertising
12 4 (5.56%) Supplier Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.78%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) SaaS
1 9 (12.50%) PaaS
2 6 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.17%) IaaS
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Network Security
2 2 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.39%) NAS
3 1 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.39%) LAN
3 1 (1.39%) WAN
3 1 (1.39%) VPN
3 1 (1.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.39%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.39%) Grunt
General
1 25 (34.72%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.06%) Middleware
2 4 (5.56%) HTML
2 4 (5.56%) CSS
3 3 (4.17%) .NET
3 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.17%) Spring
4 2 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.39%) JSP
5 1 (1.39%) HTML5
5 1 (1.39%) CSS3
5 1 (1.39%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.39%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.39%) Sass
5 1 (1.39%) LESS
5 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 6 (8.33%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.39%) Celerra
4 1 (1.39%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Solaris
1 9 (12.50%) UNIX
2 4 (5.56%) AIX
3 2 (2.78%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) Linux
3 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 12 (16.67%) SOA
3 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
5 8 (11.11%) Migration
6 6 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (6.94%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.94%) Process Management
7 5 (6.94%) BPMN
7 5 (6.94%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (5.56%) Network Architecture
8 4 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.56%) Supplier Management
8 4 (5.56%) eTOM
9 3 (4.17%) Software Testing
9 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.17%) ITIL
10 2 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.17%) C#
3 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.94%) Degree
3 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) CCNP
4 1 (1.39%) CCNA
4 1 (1.39%) CISSP
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.39%) ACCA
4 1 (1.39%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.78%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Oracle
2 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.17%) SAP
3 3 (4.17%) IBM
3 3 (4.17%) EMC
3 3 (4.17%) F5
4 2 (2.78%) Varonis
4 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.78%) Symantec
4 2 (2.78%) VMware
4 2 (2.78%) Citrix
4 2 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (1.39%) Juniper
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco
5 1 (1.39%) HP
5 1 (1.39%) Websense
5 1 (1.39%) Dell Compellent
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