The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 26 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 53 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.29% 3.58% 4.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.71% 3.85% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 10 7
Average daily rate £500 £463 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £406 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £544 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.63 £40.50 £44.63
% change year-on-year
+29.93% -9.24%
Architect
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
687 364 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.50% 93.09% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 237 159
Average daily rate £375 £365 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +28.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 37
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.40 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.97% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £37.45 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Tyne and Wear region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Tyne and Wear region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 51 £520 +15.17% 4
Architect
North East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title.

1 45 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.52%) Java
3 23 (27.38%) HTML
4 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
6 17 (20.24%) CSS
6 17 (20.24%) Linux
7 16 (19.05%) Python
8 15 (17.86%) HTML5
9 14 (16.67%) MongoDB
10 13 (15.48%) Tableau
10 13 (15.48%) JSON
10 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
11 12 (14.29%) Open Source
11 12 (14.29%) REST
11 12 (14.29%) NoSQL
12 11 (13.10%) User Experience
12 11 (13.10%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (11.90%) Oracle
13 10 (11.90%) RESTful
14 9 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
14 9 (10.71%) Play Framework
14 9 (10.71%) Mentoring
14 9 (10.71%) CSS3
14 9 (10.71%) D3.js
14 9 (10.71%) J2EE
14 9 (10.71%) Spring
14 9 (10.71%) Disclosure Scotland
15 8 (9.52%) MVC
15 8 (9.52%) C++

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.14%) Confluence
2 5 (5.95%) ArcGIS
2 5 (5.95%) JBoss
2 5 (5.95%) SAS
3 3 (3.57%) Node.js
3 3 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.38%) CMS
4 2 (2.38%) IIS
4 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.19%) Apache
5 1 (1.19%) Jetty
5 1 (1.19%) nginx
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.19%) Primavera
1 1 (1.19%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.57%) IaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) Internet
2 3 (3.57%) HTTP
2 3 (3.57%) SSL
3 1 (1.19%) DHCP
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) FTP
3 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.19%) IPsec
3 1 (1.19%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 12 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.33%) GIS
4 6 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.76%) Big Data
5 4 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.57%) MySQL
7 2 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.38%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.19%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.19%) HBase
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.19%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.19%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (8.33%) Selenium
2 6 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 6 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (1.19%) eggPlant
3 1 (1.19%) ERwin
3 1 (1.19%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.19%) Log4j
3 1 (1.19%) Maven
3 1 (1.19%) Subversion
3 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.19%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 5 (5.95%) Finance
1 5 (5.95%) Marketing
2 2 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.38%) HTML
2 17 (20.24%) CSS
3 15 (17.86%) HTML5
4 13 (15.48%) JSON
5 12 (14.29%) REST
6 10 (11.90%) RESTful
7 9 (10.71%) CSS3
7 9 (10.71%) D3.js
7 9 (10.71%) J2EE
7 9 (10.71%) Play Framework
7 9 (10.71%) Spring
8 7 (8.33%) .NET
8 7 (8.33%) Django
9 6 (7.14%) Java EE
9 6 (7.14%) SOAP
10 5 (5.95%) XML
11 3 (3.57%) Ajax
11 3 (3.57%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.57%) SAML
11 3 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) User Experience
2 7 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.95%) Social Media
4 3 (3.57%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Online Games
5 1 (1.19%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.24%) Linux
2 6 (7.14%) Unix
3 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.57%) AIX
4 3 (3.57%) Solaris
5 2 (2.38%) Windows
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.29%) Open Source
3 9 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 8 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (9.52%) MVC
5 7 (8.33%) Microservices
5 7 (8.33%) Migration
5 7 (8.33%) Scrum
5 7 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.33%) Software Architecture
5 7 (8.33%) User Stories
6 6 (7.14%) Analytics
6 6 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 6 (7.14%) ITIL
6 6 (7.14%) ITIL V3
7 5 (5.95%) Data Management
7 5 (5.95%) ETL
7 5 (5.95%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.52%) Java
2 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (19.05%) Python
4 8 (9.52%) C++
4 8 (9.52%) Scala
5 7 (8.33%) Ruby
6 4 (4.76%) C
7 2 (2.38%) R
7 2 (2.38%) SQL
8 1 (1.19%) C#
8 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.57%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.19%) Docker
3 1 (1.19%) LXC
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (13.10%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (9.52%) Puppet
3 3 (3.57%) StatsD
4 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Tableau
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle
3 3 (3.57%) VMware
4 2 (2.38%) Apigee
4 2 (2.38%) Citrix
4 2 (2.38%) IBM
4 2 (2.38%) Informatica
4 2 (2.38%) Mashery
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.38%) Teradata
5 1 (1.19%) Axway
5 1 (1.19%) CA
5 1 (1.19%) Genesys
5 1 (1.19%) HP
5 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.19%) SAP
5 1 (1.19%) Siebel
5 1 (1.19%) Siemens
5 1 (1.19%) Sun