The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 59 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.77% 0.46% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.48% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £413 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.38% +31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £37.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+62.16% -47.88%
Technical 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
612 835 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.30% 95.54% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 447 372
Median daily rate £350 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 25 16
Median hourly rate £13.59 £20.69 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.32% +53.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £80.00 £18.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Glasgow region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Technical Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (25.00%) Talend
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Talend
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat