The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Systems 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
System Architect
England / North East
Rank 84 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Architect 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.11% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £435
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.21 £32.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+11.41% -21.68%

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%

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Systems 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 Systems Architect across the North East region.

Systems Architect Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Systems Architect Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Systems 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 Systems Architect in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (90.00%) Open Source
1 9 (90.00%) Public Cloud
1 9 (90.00%) DevOps
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) iSeries
5 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (10.00%) Infor
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) COBOL
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework

Systems 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) DevOps
1 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Infor
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft