The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 30 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +1
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 26 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.19% 0.39% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 0.48% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £488 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.48% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.00 £49.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+13.13% +12.50%
Technical Architecture
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
483 626 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.90% 81.62% 77.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 384 233
Average daily rate £338 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 8
Average hourly rate £33.71 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.62% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £12.10 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Technical Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Glasgow region.

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) Enterprise Architecture
3 18 (62.07%) Finance
4 17 (58.62%) Data Architecture
4 17 (58.62%) ArchiMate
5 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
5 16 (55.17%) Enterprise Modelling
5 16 (55.17%) TOGAF
6 14 (48.28%) BPMN
7 7 (24.14%) MS Visio
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
8 5 (17.24%) User Experience
9 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
9 4 (13.79%) Degree
9 4 (13.79%) Scrum
10 3 (10.34%) Java
10 3 (10.34%) Matrix Management
10 3 (10.34%) Open Source
10 3 (10.34%) Software Architecture
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
11 2 (6.90%) Clojure
11 2 (6.90%) Analytics
11 2 (6.90%) Coaching
11 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
11 2 (6.90%) Web Accessibility
11 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
11 2 (6.90%) Ruby
11 2 (6.90%) Drupal

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
General
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Architect
2 13 (44.83%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (27.59%) Senior Architect
3 8 (27.59%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Designer
4 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (13.79%) Technical Designer
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Design Leader
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Leader
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Business Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Data Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) W3C
3 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
1 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) Enterprise Architecture
3 17 (58.62%) ArchiMate
3 17 (58.62%) Data Architecture
4 16 (55.17%) Enterprise Modelling
4 16 (55.17%) TOGAF
5 14 (48.28%) BPMN
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (10.34%) Matrix Management
7 3 (10.34%) Open Source
7 3 (10.34%) Software Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Kanban
8 2 (6.90%) Project Management
8 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) Clojure
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.90%) Ruby
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy