The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
England / North East
Rank 46 21 36
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +15
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 39 65 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.46% 7.39% 3.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 7.78% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 48 12
Median daily rate £445 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £400 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £648 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £52.63 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +6.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
829 836 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 94.85% 95.11% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 532 331
Median daily rate £363 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £533 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 19 32
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -13.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £9.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £21.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Architect
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -27 35 £450 -10.00% 2
Durham -6 1 - -
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 North East region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 57 (30.81%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (24.86%) Security Cleared
3 41 (22.16%) Windows
4 40 (21.62%) Linux
5 38 (20.54%) SC Cleared
6 36 (19.46%) Microsoft
7 35 (18.92%) Open Source
8 34 (18.38%) MongoDB
8 34 (18.38%) JSON
9 32 (17.30%) Network Design
9 32 (17.30%) LAN
9 32 (17.30%) WAN
9 32 (17.30%) Relational Database
10 30 (16.22%) Private Cloud
10 30 (16.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 30 (16.22%) MySQL
11 29 (15.68%) Data Centre
12 28 (15.14%) Matrix Organization
12 28 (15.14%) TOGAF
12 28 (15.14%) NoSQL
12 28 (15.14%) REST
13 27 (14.59%) Enterprise Architecture
14 25 (13.51%) HTML
14 25 (13.51%) CSS
14 25 (13.51%) Ruby
14 25 (13.51%) Scala
14 25 (13.51%) Django
14 25 (13.51%) HTML5
14 25 (13.51%) CSS3
15 24 (12.97%) Apache Cassandra

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 9 (4.86%) Confluence
2 6 (3.24%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.62%) CMS
3 3 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.08%) Documentum
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (12.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.08%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) Maximo
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.62%) Office 365
3 2 (1.08%) IaaS
3 2 (1.08%) PaaS
3 2 (1.08%) SaaS
4 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (17.30%) LAN
1 32 (17.30%) WAN
2 1 (0.54%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.54%) Firewall
2 1 (0.54%) Internet
2 1 (0.54%) MPLS
2 1 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.38%) MongoDB
2 32 (17.30%) Relational Database
3 30 (16.22%) MySQL
4 28 (15.14%) NoSQL
5 24 (12.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 24 (12.97%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (8.65%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.86%) SQL Server
8 6 (3.24%) BODI
8 6 (3.24%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.08%) HBase
10 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.54%) GIS
10 1 (0.54%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.54%) OLAP
10 1 (0.54%) Redis
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.49%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.86%) JIRA
2 9 (4.86%) Selenium
3 6 (3.24%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (3.24%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (7.57%) Finance
2 4 (2.16%) Local Government
3 2 (1.08%) Legal
4 1 (0.54%) Advertising
4 1 (0.54%) French Language
4 1 (0.54%) Games
4 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (18.38%) JSON
2 28 (15.14%) REST
3 25 (13.51%) CSS
3 25 (13.51%) CSS3
3 25 (13.51%) Django
3 25 (13.51%) HTML
3 25 (13.51%) HTML5
4 19 (10.27%) Play Framework
5 17 (9.19%) AngularJS
6 16 (8.65%) Ruby on Rails
6 16 (8.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (5.95%) .NET
7 11 (5.95%) Web Services
8 10 (5.41%) Middleware
9 9 (4.86%) Ajax
9 9 (4.86%) RESTful
9 9 (4.86%) SOAP
9 9 (4.86%) Spring
10 3 (1.62%) XML
11 2 (1.08%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.22%) Private Cloud
2 29 (15.68%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.49%) Mainframe
3 12 (6.49%) User Experience
4 10 (5.41%) Public Cloud
5 7 (3.78%) NHS
6 6 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.62%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.62%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.62%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.08%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.08%) Social Media
10 1 (0.54%) Clustering
10 1 (0.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.54%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 41 (22.16%) Windows
2 40 (21.62%) Linux
3 19 (10.27%) HPUX
3 19 (10.27%) Solaris
4 13 (7.03%) AIX
5 10 (5.41%) Windows Server
6 9 (4.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.08%) Unix
9 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (30.81%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (18.92%) Open Source
3 32 (17.30%) Network Design
4 30 (16.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 28 (15.14%) Matrix Organization
5 28 (15.14%) TOGAF
6 27 (14.59%) Enterprise Architecture
7 24 (12.97%) Migration
7 24 (12.97%) Scrum
8 23 (12.43%) Kanban
8 23 (12.43%) Office Automation
8 23 (12.43%) TDD
9 20 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
10 19 (10.27%) ITIL
11 17 (9.19%) Mentoring
11 17 (9.19%) Prototyping
11 17 (9.19%) Waterfall
12 16 (8.65%) Service Design
13 15 (8.11%) ITIL V3
13 15 (8.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.51%) Ruby
1 25 (13.51%) Scala
2 19 (10.27%) Java
3 11 (5.95%) C#
4 9 (4.86%) Python
5 7 (3.78%) C
6 4 (2.16%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.08%) ABAP
7 2 (1.08%) SQL
8 1 (0.54%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 46 (24.86%) Security Cleared
2 38 (20.54%) SC Cleared
3 17 (9.19%) Degree
4 13 (7.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (3.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.08%) CCNP
6 2 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.08%) CISSP
6 2 (1.08%) CLAS
6 2 (1.08%) MCSA
6 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.54%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.54%) CCDP
7 1 (0.54%) CCIE
7 1 (0.54%) CCIP
7 1 (0.54%) CCNA
7 1 (0.54%) CCSA
7 1 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.54%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.54%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.86%) Docker
1 9 (4.86%) LXC
2 8 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.24%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (6.49%) Puppet
2 9 (4.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.54%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 36 (19.46%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.27%) Oracle
3 16 (8.65%) Red Hat
4 10 (5.41%) VMware
5 9 (4.86%) HP
6 8 (4.32%) Cisco
7 7 (3.78%) F5
8 6 (3.24%) SAP
8 6 (3.24%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.62%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.08%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.08%) Pega
11 1 (0.54%) Aruba
11 1 (0.54%) BT
11 1 (0.54%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.54%) Computacenter
11 1 (0.54%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.54%) IBM
11 1 (0.54%) Infor
11 1 (0.54%) Riverbed