Period
to 13 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Azure Architect was £509 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Microsoft Azure Architect
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring an Azure Architect 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.23% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate £509 - -
Scotland median daily rate £509 £625 £525
% change year-on-year -18.60% +19.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,650 1,229 1,081
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 97.08% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 991 671 555
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £253 £241 £191
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 51 25
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +42.86% -58.47%
10th Percentile £11.42 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £42.91 £35.00 £45.25
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.94% -20.69%

Azure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Azure Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Architect in Glasgow

Azure Architect Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Azure Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Azure Architect in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Hyland
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) API Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Serverless
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Functions

Azure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Functions
2 1 (25.00%) Serverless
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Hyland
1 1 (25.00%) SAP