The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
Technical Architecture
England / North East
Rank 75 76 56
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.14% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.27% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Median daily rate £464 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 - £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 - £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £56.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-46.57% +13.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
768 741 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 87.87% 84.30% 71.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 481 246
Median daily rate £388 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -30.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.96 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £21.00 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture across the North East region.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Technical Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture 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 -8 9 £488 - 1
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) JSON
2 10 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 10 (38.46%) NoSQL
3 9 (34.62%) REST
3 9 (34.62%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (34.62%) HTML5
3 9 (34.62%) CSS3
3 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
3 9 (34.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (34.62%) Play Framework
3 9 (34.62%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (34.62%) Ruby
3 9 (34.62%) TDD
3 9 (34.62%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (34.62%) Scrum
3 9 (34.62%) Django
3 9 (34.62%) Kanban
3 9 (34.62%) Scala
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) MySQL
3 9 (34.62%) CSS
4 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
4 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 7 (26.92%) User Experience
5 7 (26.92%) ITIL
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 7 (26.92%) Open Source
5 7 (26.92%) Degree
6 6 (23.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide

Technical Architecture
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 (23.08%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) Documentum
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Maximo
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Utilities
1 1 (3.85%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) LAN
1 6 (23.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) MongoDB
1 10 (38.46%) NoSQL
2 9 (34.62%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (34.62%) MySQL
2 9 (34.62%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 6 (23.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (19.23%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (3.85%) GIS
5 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.85%) HBase
5 1 (3.85%) SAS EBI
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Architect
2 11 (42.31%) Technical Architect
3 9 (34.62%) Digital Architect
3 9 (34.62%) Digital Technical Architect
4 6 (23.08%) Head of Technology
4 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Head of Engineering
5 4 (15.38%) Head of Infrastructure
6 3 (11.54%) Head of Digital
7 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 1 (3.85%) Head of Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) Head of IT
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.85%) IT Director
8 1 (3.85%) SAP Architect
8 1 (3.85%) SAP Enterprise Architect
8 1 (3.85%) TOGAF Architect
8 1 (3.85%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) JSON
2 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
2 9 (34.62%) CSS
2 9 (34.62%) CSS3
2 9 (34.62%) Django
2 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 9 (34.62%) HTML5
2 9 (34.62%) Play Framework
2 9 (34.62%) REST
2 9 (34.62%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (34.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.85%) EDIFACT
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 7 (26.92%) User Experience
3 6 (23.08%) Private Cloud
4 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
6 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
6 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
7 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Kanban
2 9 (34.62%) Scrum
2 9 (34.62%) TDD
3 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 7 (26.92%) ITIL
4 7 (26.92%) Open Source
5 6 (23.08%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (23.08%) High Availability
5 6 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (23.08%) Network Design
5 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 6 (23.08%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 5 (19.23%) Line Management
6 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
6 5 (19.23%) Office Automation
6 5 (19.23%) Prototyping
6 5 (19.23%) Supplier Management
6 5 (19.23%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Ruby
1 9 (34.62%) Scala
2 1 (3.85%) ABAP
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.85%) Pega