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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 17 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 132 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.94% 3.85% 6.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.81% 4.03% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 21 31
Median daily rate £475 £625 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +28.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £452 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £700 £520
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 £50.00 £39.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+27.38% -7.64%
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
1118 695 605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 92.63% 95.60% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 436 410
Median daily rate £380 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 41 19
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £14.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +31.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +24 123 £488 -22.00%
Sunderland - 4 £650 -
Architect
North East

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 57 (27.94%) Security Cleared
2 54 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 35 (17.16%) Open Source
4 35 (17.16%) Linux
5 32 (15.69%) LAN
5 32 (15.69%) WAN
5 32 (15.69%) Relational Database
6 31 (15.20%) Network Design
7 30 (14.71%) Windows
7 30 (14.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 30 (14.71%) Matrix Organization
8 29 (14.22%) Private Cloud
9 28 (13.73%) TOGAF
10 27 (13.24%) JSON
10 27 (13.24%) MongoDB
11 26 (12.75%) Office Automation
12 24 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
13 23 (11.27%) Service Design
13 23 (11.27%) Migration
13 23 (11.27%) MySQL
13 23 (11.27%) Microsoft
14 22 (10.78%) REST
15 21 (10.29%) ITIL
16 20 (9.80%) Java
16 20 (9.80%) Service Delivery
16 20 (9.80%) NoSQL
16 20 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
17 19 (9.31%) HTML5
17 19 (9.31%) Finance

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 7 (3.43%) Confluence
2 5 (2.45%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.47%) CMS
3 3 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.98%) Documentum
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.98%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Maximo
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.49%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.47%) IaaS
2 3 (1.47%) PaaS
3 2 (0.98%) Office 365
3 2 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (15.69%) LAN
1 32 (15.69%) WAN
2 4 (1.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) Firewall
3 1 (0.49%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.69%) Relational Database
2 27 (13.24%) MongoDB
3 23 (11.27%) MySQL
4 20 (9.80%) NoSQL
5 18 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (5.88%) Oracle Database
8 8 (3.92%) SQL Server
9 6 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (2.45%) BODI
11 4 (1.96%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.47%) HBase
13 2 (0.98%) Data Lake
14 1 (0.49%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.49%) Pentaho
14 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.39%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.43%) JIRA
2 7 (3.43%) Selenium
3 5 (2.45%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (2.45%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.49%) ERwin
5 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.49%) GitLab
5 1 (0.49%) Protractor
5 1 (0.49%) webpack
General
1 19 (9.31%) Finance
2 3 (1.47%) Local Government
3 2 (0.98%) Legal
4 1 (0.49%) French Language
4 1 (0.49%) Games
4 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.24%) JSON
2 22 (10.78%) REST
3 19 (9.31%) CSS
3 19 (9.31%) HTML
3 19 (9.31%) HTML5
4 18 (8.82%) CSS3
4 18 (8.82%) Django
5 12 (5.88%) .NET
5 12 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 11 (5.39%) Play Framework
6 11 (5.39%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (5.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (4.41%) Middleware
7 9 (4.41%) RESTful
7 9 (4.41%) Web Services
8 7 (3.43%) Ajax
8 7 (3.43%) SOAP
8 7 (3.43%) Spring
9 2 (0.98%) EDIFACT
9 2 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.22%) Private Cloud
2 19 (9.31%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 11 (5.39%) User Experience
5 10 (4.90%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.94%) NHS
7 5 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.47%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.47%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.47%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.47%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.47%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.98%) Social Media
10 1 (0.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.49%) NGOSS
10 1 (0.49%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.16%) Linux
2 30 (14.71%) Windows
3 17 (8.33%) HPUX
3 17 (8.33%) Solaris
4 12 (5.88%) AIX
5 9 (4.41%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.98%) Unix
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (17.16%) Open Source
3 31 (15.20%) Network Design
4 30 (14.71%) Matrix Organization
4 30 (14.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 28 (13.73%) TOGAF
6 26 (12.75%) Office Automation
7 24 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 23 (11.27%) Migration
8 23 (11.27%) Service Design
9 21 (10.29%) ITIL
10 20 (9.80%) Service Delivery
10 20 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
11 17 (8.33%) Prototyping
11 17 (8.33%) TDD
12 16 (7.84%) Kanban
12 16 (7.84%) Scrum
13 15 (7.35%) DevOps
13 15 (7.35%) Mentoring
14 14 (6.86%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.80%) Java
2 18 (8.82%) Ruby
2 18 (8.82%) Scala
3 9 (4.41%) C#
4 7 (3.43%) C
4 7 (3.43%) Python
5 5 (2.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.96%) SQL
7 2 (0.98%) ABAP
8 1 (0.49%) C++
8 1 (0.49%) COBOL
8 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (27.94%) Security Cleared
2 51 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (8.82%) Degree
4 12 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.47%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.98%) CISSP
7 2 (0.98%) CLAS
8 1 (0.49%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.49%) CCNA
8 1 (0.49%) CCNP
8 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.49%) MCSA
8 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.43%) Docker
1 7 (3.43%) LXC
1 7 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (5.39%) Puppet
2 7 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.33%) Oracle
3 15 (7.35%) Red Hat
4 10 (4.90%) HP
5 7 (3.43%) VMware
6 6 (2.94%) Cisco
7 5 (2.45%) F5
7 5 (2.45%) SAP
7 5 (2.45%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.47%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.98%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.98%) Informatica
9 2 (0.98%) Pega
10 1 (0.49%) BT
10 1 (0.49%) CA
10 1 (0.49%) Computacenter
10 1 (0.49%) IBM
10 1 (0.49%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.49%) Tableau
10 1 (0.49%) Zuora