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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 89 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 13 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.03% 1.67% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.76% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 4
Median daily rate £500 £650 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +31.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £575 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £740 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
% change year-on-year
- +2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.64 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.87%
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
1176 911 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.89% 94.90% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 544 525
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 £235 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 66 35
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.77 £14.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.99% +20.06%
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 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 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 -35 12 £500 -23.07%
Northumberland - 1 - -
Technical Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (58.33%) JSON
2 12 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 11 (45.83%) REST
3 11 (45.83%) Play Framework
3 11 (45.83%) HTML5
3 11 (45.83%) MongoDB
3 11 (45.83%) NoSQL
3 11 (45.83%) TDD
3 11 (45.83%) HTML
3 11 (45.83%) CSS
4 10 (41.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 10 (41.67%) Scrum
4 10 (41.67%) Scala
4 10 (41.67%) Django
4 10 (41.67%) Ruby
4 10 (41.67%) Kanban
4 10 (41.67%) CSS3
4 10 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (37.50%) Prototyping
5 9 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (37.50%) MySQL
6 8 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (33.33%) User Stories
7 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
7 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
8 6 (25.00%) Open Source
8 6 (25.00%) User Experience
8 6 (25.00%) Java

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 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.17%) Documentum
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP HR
1 1 (4.17%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) MongoDB
1 11 (45.83%) NoSQL
2 9 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (37.50%) MySQL
2 9 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.33%) BODI
4 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.17%) HBase
5 1 (4.17%) Neo4j
5 1 (4.17%) OrientDB
5 1 (4.17%) Redis
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) GitLab
2 1 (4.17%) Protractor
2 1 (4.17%) webpack
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) French Language
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) JSON
2 12 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 11 (45.83%) CSS
3 11 (45.83%) HTML
3 11 (45.83%) HTML5
3 11 (45.83%) Play Framework
3 11 (45.83%) REST
4 10 (41.67%) CSS3
4 10 (41.67%) Django
4 10 (41.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 10 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (8.33%) J2EE
5 2 (8.33%) Node.js
5 2 (8.33%) RESTful
5 2 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (4.17%) EJS
6 1 (4.17%) JSP
6 1 (4.17%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (4.17%) Swagger
6 1 (4.17%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.50%) NHS
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.33%) HPUX
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Solaris
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) TDD
3 10 (41.67%) Kanban
3 10 (41.67%) Scrum
4 9 (37.50%) Prototyping
5 8 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (33.33%) User Stories
6 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
7 6 (25.00%) Open Source
8 5 (20.83%) Validation
9 3 (12.50%) Microservices
10 2 (8.33%) Line Management
10 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 2 (8.33%) Migration
10 2 (8.33%) Project Management
11 1 (4.17%) Change Management
11 1 (4.17%) ERP
11 1 (4.17%) MVC
11 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
11 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Ruby
1 10 (41.67%) Scala
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) ABAP
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) F5
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.17%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Pega
4 1 (4.17%) SAP