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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 19 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 121 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.25% 3.42% 4.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.93% 3.59% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 22 31
Median daily rate £500 £625 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £454 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £736 £520
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 £50.00 £40.98 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+22.02% -0.66%
Architect
England

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
1218 918 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 93.12% 95.03% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 549 531
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 66 34
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.77 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.99% +26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £12.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +24 114 £475 -24.00%
Northumberland - 1 - -
Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 60 (28.04%) Security Cleared
2 56 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (24.30%) SC Cleared
4 37 (17.29%) Linux
5 34 (15.89%) Open Source
6 33 (15.42%) TOGAF
7 32 (14.95%) LAN
7 32 (14.95%) WAN
8 31 (14.49%) Windows
8 31 (14.49%) Network Design
8 31 (14.49%) Relational Database
9 30 (14.02%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 30 (14.02%) Matrix Organization
10 29 (13.55%) Private Cloud
11 27 (12.62%) MongoDB
12 26 (12.15%) Enterprise Architecture
12 26 (12.15%) JSON
12 26 (12.15%) Office Automation
13 24 (11.21%) Migration
13 24 (11.21%) Microsoft
13 24 (11.21%) Service Design
14 23 (10.75%) ITIL
15 22 (10.28%) MySQL
16 21 (9.81%) Service Delivery
17 20 (9.35%) Java
17 20 (9.35%) Technical Architecture
17 20 (9.35%) NoSQL
17 20 (9.35%) REST
18 19 (8.88%) Degree
18 19 (8.88%) Oracle

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 6 (2.80%) Confluence
1 6 (2.80%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.40%) CMS
2 3 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.93%) Documentum
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.47%) SAS
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.93%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Maximo
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.47%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.87%) IaaS
2 4 (1.87%) PaaS
3 3 (1.40%) SaaS
4 2 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (14.95%) LAN
1 32 (14.95%) WAN
2 4 (1.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.47%) Firewall
3 1 (0.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.49%) Relational Database
2 27 (12.62%) MongoDB
3 22 (10.28%) MySQL
4 20 (9.35%) NoSQL
5 17 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (7.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (6.07%) Oracle Database
8 9 (4.21%) SQL Server
9 7 (3.27%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (2.80%) BODI
11 4 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.87%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.40%) HBase
13 2 (0.93%) Data Lake
14 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.47%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.47%) Oracle ODI
14 1 (0.47%) OrientDB
14 1 (0.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (4.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.80%) JIRA
2 6 (2.80%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (2.80%) Selenium
3 4 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.47%) ERwin
4 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.47%) GitLab
4 1 (0.47%) Protractor
4 1 (0.47%) webpack
General
1 19 (8.88%) Finance
2 4 (1.87%) Local Government
3 2 (0.93%) Legal
4 1 (0.47%) Advertising
4 1 (0.47%) French Language
4 1 (0.47%) Games
4 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.15%) JSON
2 20 (9.35%) REST
3 18 (8.41%) CSS
3 18 (8.41%) HTML
3 18 (8.41%) HTML5
4 17 (7.94%) CSS3
4 17 (7.94%) Django
5 13 (6.07%) .NET
5 13 (6.07%) AngularJS
6 12 (5.61%) Play Framework
7 11 (5.14%) Ruby on Rails
7 11 (5.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (4.67%) Middleware
9 8 (3.74%) RESTful
9 8 (3.74%) Web Services
10 6 (2.80%) Ajax
10 6 (2.80%) SOAP
10 6 (2.80%) Spring
11 3 (1.40%) J2EE
11 3 (1.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.55%) Private Cloud
2 19 (8.88%) Data Centre
3 13 (6.07%) Mainframe
4 10 (4.67%) Public Cloud
5 9 (4.21%) User Experience
6 6 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.80%) NHS
7 5 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.40%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.40%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.40%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.40%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.93%) NGOSS
9 2 (0.93%) Social Media
10 1 (0.47%) Clustering
10 1 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.47%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.29%) Linux
2 31 (14.49%) Windows
3 19 (8.88%) HPUX
3 19 (8.88%) Solaris
4 13 (6.07%) AIX
5 10 (4.67%) Windows Server
6 9 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.93%) Unix
10 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (15.89%) Open Source
3 33 (15.42%) TOGAF
4 31 (14.49%) Network Design
5 30 (14.02%) Matrix Organization
5 30 (14.02%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 26 (12.15%) Enterprise Architecture
6 26 (12.15%) Office Automation
7 24 (11.21%) Migration
7 24 (11.21%) Service Design
8 23 (10.75%) ITIL
9 21 (9.81%) Service Delivery
10 20 (9.35%) Technical Architecture
11 16 (7.48%) DevOps
11 16 (7.48%) TDD
12 15 (7.01%) ITIL V3
12 15 (7.01%) Kanban
12 15 (7.01%) Prototyping
12 15 (7.01%) Scrum
13 14 (6.54%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.35%) Java
2 17 (7.94%) Ruby
2 17 (7.94%) Scala
3 10 (4.67%) C#
4 8 (3.74%) C
5 6 (2.80%) Python
6 5 (2.34%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.87%) SQL
8 2 (0.93%) ABAP
9 1 (0.47%) C++
9 1 (0.47%) COBOL
9 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (28.04%) Security Cleared
2 52 (24.30%) SC Cleared
3 19 (8.88%) Degree
4 12 (5.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.40%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.93%) CISSP
7 2 (0.93%) CLAS
7 2 (0.93%) MCSA
7 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.47%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.47%) CCNA
8 1 (0.47%) CCNP
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.80%) Docker
2 6 (2.80%) LXC
3 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (4.67%) Puppet
2 6 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.88%) Oracle
3 16 (7.48%) Red Hat
4 11 (5.14%) HP
5 10 (4.67%) VMware
6 7 (3.27%) Cisco
7 6 (2.80%) F5
7 6 (2.80%) SAP
7 6 (2.80%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.40%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.93%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.93%) Informatica
9 2 (0.93%) Pega
10 1 (0.47%) BT
10 1 (0.47%) CA
10 1 (0.47%) Computacenter
10 1 (0.47%) IBM
10 1 (0.47%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.47%) Tableau
10 1 (0.47%) Zuora