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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 76 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.32% - 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£523 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £403
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.58 -
Technical Architecture
England

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
740 379 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 79.57% 72.05% 71.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 241 122
Average daily rate £400 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £469 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 18 22
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -46.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 3 £523 -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Technical Architecture.

1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) NeoLoad
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) JSF
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) COBIT
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Django
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NeoLoad
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) Django
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Itk
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSL
2 1 (16.67%) XSLT
2 1 (16.67%) Swing
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) CAD
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) PLM
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Siemens
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau