The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.49% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £27.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+158.18% +1.85%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
772 745 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.69% 94.66% 95.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 368 376
Average daily rate £325 £338 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £191 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 23
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.60 £18.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Technical Architect
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Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 3 (25.00%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (25.00%) SCCM
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 3 (25.00%) Java SE
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 2 (16.67%) SAN

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) J2EE
1 3 (25.00%) Java SE
2 2 (16.67%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) JSF
3 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) UML
2 3 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Citrix
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) ForgeRock
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