Period
to 22 March 2019

The median contractor rate for a Digital Architect was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

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
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 97 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - +82
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Architect 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.60% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Glasgow median daily rate £475 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.39% - -
Scotland median daily rate £488 £613 -
% change year-on-year -20.41% - -
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 1,436 1,241 975
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.48% 96.35% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 730 520
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.90% +4.84%
10th Percentile £225 £260 £180
90th Percentile £550 £488 £481
Scotland median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 26 22
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.00 £25.25 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.59% +58.90% -47.03%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.70 £10.58
90th Percentile £33.75 £38.75 £38.68
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76% -28.42%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Architect in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Architect in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) React
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 3 (33.33%) Back Office
3 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) PaaS
3 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Law
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle

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 3 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Back Office
2 3 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) React
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Kanban
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Clojure
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) TOGAF Certification
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle