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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 14 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 53 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.80% 3.73% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.45% 3.98% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 1
Average daily rate
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£470 £400 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.50%
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
507 402 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.72% 93.71% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 279 57
Average daily rate £375 £331 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £212 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £465 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 13 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £35.00 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.70%) Java
3 22 (36.07%) Scala
4 21 (34.43%) Ruby
4 21 (34.43%) NoSQL
5 20 (32.79%) MongoDB
5 20 (32.79%) Relational Database
6 19 (31.15%) Django
7 18 (29.51%) Open Source
8 16 (26.23%) HTML
9 15 (24.59%) RESTful
10 14 (22.95%) JSON
11 12 (19.67%) JIRA
11 12 (19.67%) Selenium
11 12 (19.67%) Python
11 12 (19.67%) Linux
11 12 (19.67%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (19.67%) Puppet
12 11 (18.03%) Mentoring
12 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
12 11 (18.03%) Scrum
12 11 (18.03%) Mainframe
12 11 (18.03%) Confluence
12 11 (18.03%) HTML5
12 11 (18.03%) Spring
12 11 (18.03%) TDD
13 10 (16.39%) VME
13 10 (16.39%) Kanban
13 10 (16.39%) Tuxedo
13 10 (16.39%) COBOL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 11 (18.03%) Confluence
2 10 (16.39%) Tuxedo
3 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.64%) Node.js
6 1 (1.64%) Documentum
6 1 (1.64%) Alfresco
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.64%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.64%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) VLAN
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (1.64%) Skype
2 1 (1.64%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (34.43%) NoSQL
2 20 (32.79%) MongoDB
2 20 (32.79%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (13.11%) MySQL
3 8 (13.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.28%) Big Data
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) JIRA
1 12 (19.67%) Selenium
2 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.56%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.64%) ERwin
General
1 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) Django
2 16 (26.23%) HTML
3 15 (24.59%) RESTful
4 14 (22.95%) JSON
5 11 (18.03%) HTML5
5 11 (18.03%) Spring
6 8 (13.11%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (13.11%) Play Framework
7 5 (8.20%) XML
8 4 (6.56%) XSL
8 4 (6.56%) XSLT
8 4 (6.56%) Swing
8 4 (6.56%) Itk
9 2 (3.28%) .NET
10 1 (1.64%) SOAP
10 1 (1.64%) Web Services
10 1 (1.64%) jQuery
10 1 (1.64%) REST
10 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Mainframe
2 8 (13.11%) User Experience
3 7 (11.48%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.64%) NHS
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Linux
2 10 (16.39%) VME
3 2 (3.28%) Windows
4 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) Open Source
3 11 (18.03%) TDD
3 11 (18.03%) Scrum
3 11 (18.03%) Mentoring
4 10 (16.39%) Kanban
5 9 (14.75%) Software Architecture
6 8 (13.11%) User Stories
6 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
7 7 (11.48%) Data Modelling
7 7 (11.48%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (9.84%) Web Development
9 5 (8.20%) Validation
10 4 (6.56%) CAD
10 4 (6.56%) PLM
10 4 (6.56%) SOA
10 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
11 3 (4.92%) TOGAF
11 3 (4.92%) Functional Programming
11 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) Java
2 22 (36.07%) Scala
3 21 (34.43%) Ruby
4 12 (19.67%) Python
5 10 (16.39%) COBOL
6 4 (6.56%) C
6 4 (6.56%) C++
7 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) Groovy
8 1 (1.64%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.48%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) Puppet
1 12 (19.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) Tableau
2 4 (6.56%) Siemens
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco
4 1 (1.64%) IBM
4 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.64%) OpenText
4 1 (1.64%) F5
4 1 (1.64%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.64%) EMC
4 1 (1.64%) Informatica
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