Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Technical Architecture
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 132 125
Rank change year-on-year +33 -7 -10
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 14 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.62% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.38% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Edinburgh median daily rate £435 £525 £492
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.14% +6.71% +11.82%
10th Percentile £369 £513 £406
90th Percentile £545 £538 £575
Scotland median daily rate £420 £440 £475
% change year-on-year -4.55% -7.37% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Technical Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1880 2383 2538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.33% 84.77% 82.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1144 1316 1376
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -5.30%
10th Percentile £260 £270 £252
90th Percentile £550 £550 £500
Scotland median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 25
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £15.82 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.65% -26.44% -9.47%
10th Percentile £12.23 £10.85 £12.51
90th Percentile £43.39 £46.99 £40.00
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +25.00%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Edinburgh

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in Edinburgh

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (28.57%) JSON
4 4 (28.57%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) Use Case
4 4 (28.57%) Microservices
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 4 (28.57%) N-Tier
4 4 (28.57%) SOA
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) NHibernate
5 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) JSP
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
5 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) Redis
5 3 (21.43%) SignalR
5 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework

Technical Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Redis
3 2 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Appium
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior C# Software Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Software Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) XML
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) JSON
2 4 (28.57%) SOAP
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
3 3 (21.43%) JSP
3 3 (21.43%) NHibernate
3 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (21.43%) SignalR
4 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET
4 2 (14.29%) EJB
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE
4 2 (14.29%) Servlets
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (14.29%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Microservices
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) SDLC
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
2 4 (28.57%) Use Case
3 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Pega
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
Rate: Dependant on role
Posted: 3 days ago