The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 36 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 58 38 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.86% 5.62% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.26% 5.98% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 28 14
Median daily rate £455 £510 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.88% +11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £418 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £630 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £36.13
% change year-on-year
- +52.24%

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
799 635 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.44% 93.93% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 382 286
Median daily rate £370 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 32 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £18.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Tyne and Wear region that featured Architect in the job title.

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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 54 £455 -13.01% 2
Sunderland - 3 £650 -
Architect
North East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 56 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (25.82%) Security Cleared
3 41 (22.53%) SC Cleared
4 37 (20.33%) Linux
5 33 (18.13%) Open Source
6 32 (17.58%) MongoDB
6 32 (17.58%) JSON
7 30 (16.48%) Windows
8 29 (15.93%) MySQL
9 27 (14.84%) TOGAF
9 27 (14.84%) REST
10 26 (14.29%) NoSQL
10 26 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
11 25 (13.74%) CSS
12 24 (13.19%) HTML
12 24 (13.19%) LAN
12 24 (13.19%) WAN
12 24 (13.19%) Microsoft
12 24 (13.19%) Network Design
12 24 (13.19%) Migration
12 24 (13.19%) Ruby
12 24 (13.19%) Django
12 24 (13.19%) Scala
12 24 (13.19%) CSS3
12 24 (13.19%) HTML5
12 24 (13.19%) Relational Database
13 23 (12.64%) Apache Cassandra
13 23 (12.64%) PostgreSQL
13 23 (12.64%) Scrum
13 23 (12.64%) TDD

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 8 (4.40%) Confluence
2 6 (3.30%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.65%) CMS
3 3 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.10%) Documentum
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.10%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Maximo
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.55%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.65%) Office 365
3 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.55%) IaaS
3 1 (0.55%) PaaS
3 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.19%) LAN
1 24 (13.19%) WAN
2 4 (2.20%) Internet
3 1 (0.55%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.55%) Firewall
3 1 (0.55%) MPLS
3 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.58%) MongoDB
2 29 (15.93%) MySQL
3 26 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 24 (13.19%) Relational Database
5 23 (12.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 23 (12.64%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 8 (4.40%) SQL Server
8 6 (3.30%) BODI
8 6 (3.30%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.10%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.10%) HBase
10 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.55%) GIS
10 1 (0.55%) OLAP
10 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.59%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.40%) JIRA
2 8 (4.40%) Selenium
3 6 (3.30%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (3.30%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.55%) GitLab
5 1 (0.55%) Protractor
5 1 (0.55%) webpack
General
1 18 (9.89%) Finance
2 3 (1.65%) Local Government
3 2 (1.10%) Legal
4 1 (0.55%) French Language
4 1 (0.55%) Games
4 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (17.58%) JSON
2 27 (14.84%) REST
3 25 (13.74%) CSS
4 24 (13.19%) CSS3
4 24 (13.19%) Django
4 24 (13.19%) HTML
4 24 (13.19%) HTML5
5 17 (9.34%) AngularJS
5 17 (9.34%) Play Framework
6 16 (8.79%) Ruby on Rails
6 16 (8.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (5.49%) Web Services
8 9 (4.95%) .NET
8 9 (4.95%) Middleware
9 8 (4.40%) Ajax
9 8 (4.40%) SOAP
9 8 (4.40%) Spring
10 7 (3.85%) RESTful
11 2 (1.10%) EDIFACT
11 2 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.54%) Private Cloud
2 19 (10.44%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.59%) Mainframe
3 12 (6.59%) User Experience
4 10 (5.49%) Public Cloud
5 7 (3.85%) NHS
6 6 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.20%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.65%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.65%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.65%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.10%) Social Media
11 1 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.33%) Linux
2 30 (16.48%) Windows
3 18 (9.89%) HPUX
3 18 (9.89%) Solaris
4 12 (6.59%) AIX
5 10 (5.49%) Windows Server
6 9 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.55%) Unix
9 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (18.13%) Open Source
3 27 (14.84%) TOGAF
4 26 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 24 (13.19%) Migration
5 24 (13.19%) Network Design
6 23 (12.64%) Scrum
6 23 (12.64%) TDD
7 22 (12.09%) Kanban
7 22 (12.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 21 (11.54%) Matrix Organization
9 20 (10.99%) ITIL
10 19 (10.44%) Technical Architecture
11 18 (9.89%) Service Design
12 17 (9.34%) Mentoring
13 16 (8.79%) Office Automation
13 16 (8.79%) Prototyping
13 16 (8.79%) Waterfall
14 15 (8.24%) DevOps
14 15 (8.24%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.19%) Ruby
1 24 (13.19%) Scala
2 18 (9.89%) Java
3 9 (4.95%) C#
4 8 (4.40%) Python
5 7 (3.85%) C
6 5 (2.75%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.10%) ABAP
7 2 (1.10%) SQL
8 1 (0.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 47 (25.82%) Security Cleared
2 41 (22.53%) SC Cleared
3 16 (8.79%) Degree
4 13 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.10%) CCNP
6 2 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.10%) CISSP
6 2 (1.10%) CLAS
7 1 (0.55%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.55%) CCDP
7 1 (0.55%) CCIE
7 1 (0.55%) CCIP
7 1 (0.55%) CCNA
7 1 (0.55%) CCSA
7 1 (0.55%) CCSE
7 1 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.55%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.55%) MCSA
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.95%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.40%) Docker
1 8 (4.40%) LXC
1 8 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (6.59%) Puppet
2 8 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.34%) Oracle
3 16 (8.79%) Red Hat
4 12 (6.59%) HP
5 8 (4.40%) Cisco
5 8 (4.40%) VMware
6 7 (3.85%) F5
7 6 (3.30%) TIBCO
8 5 (2.75%) SAP
9 3 (1.65%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.10%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.10%) Pega
11 1 (0.55%) Aruba
11 1 (0.55%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.55%) Computacenter
11 1 (0.55%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.55%) Informatica
11 1 (0.55%) Juniper
11 1 (0.55%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.55%) ServiceNow