The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 15 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 47 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.19% 4.91% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.09% 5.18% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 12 7
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £364 £446
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £537 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £495 £480 £462
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.50 £50.79 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +30.22%
Architect
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
517 309 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 90.07% 94.79% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 212 67
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £222 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 19 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.88 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +32.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £33.75 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 35 (52.24%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.28%) Scala
3 28 (41.79%) NoSQL
4 27 (40.30%) MongoDB
4 27 (40.30%) Ruby
5 26 (38.81%) Java
6 25 (37.31%) Django
7 21 (31.34%) Open Source
7 21 (31.34%) Relational Database
8 18 (26.87%) JSON
8 18 (26.87%) RESTful
8 18 (26.87%) HTML
9 15 (22.39%) TDD
10 14 (20.90%) JIRA
10 14 (20.90%) Selenium
10 14 (20.90%) Scrum
11 13 (19.40%) Opscode Chef
11 13 (19.40%) Play Framework
11 13 (19.40%) Puppet
11 13 (19.40%) User Stories
11 13 (19.40%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (19.40%) Configuration Management
11 13 (19.40%) MySQL
11 13 (19.40%) Python
11 13 (19.40%) Linux
11 13 (19.40%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (19.40%) Software Architecture
11 13 (19.40%) HTML5
11 13 (19.40%) Ruby on Rails
12 12 (17.91%) Spring

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 12 (17.91%) Confluence
2 10 (14.93%) Tuxedo
3 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.49%) Node.js
5 1 (1.49%) Documentum
5 1 (1.49%) Alfresco
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.49%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.49%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Office 365
2 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Internet
1 2 (2.99%) VLAN
2 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.49%) Skype
2 1 (1.49%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.79%) NoSQL
2 27 (40.30%) MongoDB
3 21 (31.34%) Relational Database
4 13 (19.40%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (19.40%) MySQL
4 13 (19.40%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.99%) Big Data
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) JIRA
1 14 (20.90%) Selenium
2 12 (17.91%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.97%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.49%) ERwin
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.31%) Django
2 18 (26.87%) HTML
2 18 (26.87%) JSON
2 18 (26.87%) RESTful
3 13 (19.40%) HTML5
3 13 (19.40%) Ruby on Rails
3 13 (19.40%) Play Framework
4 12 (17.91%) Spring
5 5 (7.46%) XML
6 4 (5.97%) XSL
6 4 (5.97%) XSLT
6 4 (5.97%) Swing
6 4 (5.97%) Itk
7 2 (2.99%) .NET
7 2 (2.99%) REST
8 1 (1.49%) CSS3
8 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.49%) Ajax
8 1 (1.49%) CSS
8 1 (1.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Mainframe
1 11 (16.42%) User Experience
2 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.49%) NHS
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Linux
2 10 (14.93%) VME
3 2 (2.99%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (52.24%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) Open Source
3 15 (22.39%) TDD
4 14 (20.90%) Scrum
5 13 (19.40%) Configuration Management
5 13 (19.40%) Software Architecture
5 13 (19.40%) User Stories
6 12 (17.91%) Kanban
6 12 (17.91%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.45%) Data Modelling
7 7 (10.45%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (8.96%) Web Development
9 5 (7.46%) Validation
10 4 (5.97%) SOA
10 4 (5.97%) CAD
10 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
10 4 (5.97%) PLM
11 3 (4.48%) BDD
11 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.48%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) Scala
2 27 (40.30%) Ruby
3 26 (38.81%) Java
4 13 (19.40%) Python
5 10 (14.93%) COBOL
6 4 (5.97%) C
6 4 (5.97%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.49%) PHP
8 1 (1.49%) Groovy
8 1 (1.49%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (19.40%) Puppet
1 13 (19.40%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.97%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.49%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) Siemens
2 4 (5.97%) Tableau
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) SAP
4 1 (1.49%) IBM
4 1 (1.49%) EMC
4 1 (1.49%) Informatica
4 1 (1.49%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.49%) OpenText
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