Period
to 13 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Digital Architect was £520 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.

Digital Architect
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 93 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Architect 18 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.04% 0.079% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.081% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate £520 - -
Scotland median daily rate £520 £588 £550
% change year-on-year -11.49% +6.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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%

Digital Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Architect in Glasgow

Digital Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Digital Architect in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Architect in Glasgow

Digital Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Digital 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 Digital Architect in the job title.

1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Microservices
3 10 (55.56%) Software Delivery
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (50.00%) Java
4 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle
4 9 (50.00%) SOAP
4 9 (50.00%) Web Services
4 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (50.00%) REST
5 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (44.44%) Degree
5 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
5 8 (44.44%) Technical Leadership
6 6 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (27.78%) Decision-Making
7 5 (27.78%) Workshop Facilitation
7 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
10 2 (11.11%) Scrum
10 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
10 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 2 (11.11%) Data Management

Digital 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 2 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Back Office
2 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) REST
1 9 (50.00%) SOAP
1 9 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Microservices
3 10 (55.56%) Software Delivery
4 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (44.44%) Technical Leadership
5 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
6 6 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (27.78%) Decision-Making
7 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (27.78%) Workshop Facilitation
8 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
9 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) Data Management
9 2 (11.11%) Kanban
9 2 (11.11%) Open Source
9 2 (11.11%) Scrum
9 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
9 2 (11.11%) UML
9 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
1 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle