The first table below looks at the demand for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 124 105 96
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 9 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.33% 0.28% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.40% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £329 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.27% -31.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £326 £469
10% offered a daily rate of more than £657 £332 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £403 £448
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -10.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.58 - £30.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2073 1750 1719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.41% 70.99% 65.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 879 815
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 38 60
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £34.60 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Technical Architecture
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Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Scotland region.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Technical Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Technical Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -12 7 £425 - 2
Stirling - 2 - -
West Lothian - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 2
Aberdeen - - - -
Technical Architecture
UK

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (42.86%) JBoss
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) BPMN
4 3 (21.43%) RichFaces
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Java EE
5 2 (14.29%) Use Case
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) J2EE
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (7.14%) Flash
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) Ant
6 1 (7.14%) WebLogic

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Chief Technology Officer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Java EE
1 3 (21.43%) RichFaces
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XSLT
2 1 (7.14%) Flash
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (35.71%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) BPMN
4 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) User Stories
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) XQuery
2 1 (7.14%) Jython
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) JBoss
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) F5
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