The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 102 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 22 39 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.37% 4.70% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 4.97% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 0
Median daily rate £610 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £478
% change year-on-year
- +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 - £71.00
Technical 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
1422 785 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 88.76% 94.69% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 877 473 322
Median daily rate £325 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 79 26
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Technical 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 Technical Architect across the North East region.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 -71 21 £620 +28.49% 1
Technical Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (34.21%) TOGAF
2 11 (28.95%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (26.32%) CESG
3 10 (26.32%) CISSP
3 10 (26.32%) Risk Management
3 10 (26.32%) CESG Certified Professional
3 10 (26.32%) CREST Certified
4 9 (23.68%) Security Operations
4 9 (23.68%) CRISC
4 9 (23.68%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (23.68%) Protective Monitoring
4 9 (23.68%) Identity Management
4 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
4 9 (23.68%) Information Security
5 8 (21.05%) User Stories
6 7 (18.42%) Matrix Organization
6 7 (18.42%) User Experience
6 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
7 6 (15.79%) Financial Modelling
7 6 (15.79%) Finance
7 6 (15.79%) Project Management
8 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
9 4 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (10.53%) DevOps
10 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
10 3 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (7.89%) Microservices

Technical 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 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) PBX
1 1 (2.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.63%) Big Data
1 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
1 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) HTML5
2 1 (2.63%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) JSP
2 1 (2.63%) Node.js
2 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) CESG
2 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
3 7 (18.42%) User Experience
4 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
5 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.63%) NHS
6 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (34.21%) TOGAF
2 11 (28.95%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (26.32%) Risk Management
4 9 (23.68%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (23.68%) Identity Management
4 9 (23.68%) Information Security
4 9 (23.68%) Protective Monitoring
4 9 (23.68%) Security Operations
5 8 (21.05%) User Stories
6 7 (18.42%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (15.79%) Financial Modelling
7 6 (15.79%) Project Management
8 4 (10.53%) DevOps
9 3 (7.89%) Information Assurance
9 3 (7.89%) ITSM
9 3 (7.89%) Microservices
9 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
9 3 (7.89%) Zachman Framework
10 2 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.63%) R
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) CESG Certified Professional
1 10 (26.32%) CISSP
1 10 (26.32%) CREST Certified
2 9 (23.68%) CRISC
3 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
5 4 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (7.89%) Degree
7 1 (2.63%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) StatsD
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) HP
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Apigee
2 1 (2.63%) Citrix
2 1 (2.63%) Informatica
2 1 (2.63%) Mashery
2 1 (2.63%) Tableau
2 1 (2.63%) Teradata