Period
to 18 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Senior Technical Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 18 January 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.

Senior Technical Architect
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Technical Architect 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.45% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate £600 - -
Scotland median daily rate £600 - -
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 1,499 1,117 1,016
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.60% 96.21% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 922 631 513
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £238 £250 £186
90th Percentile £538 £500 £468
Scotland median daily rate £405 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +3.85% +7.59% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 32
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +23.49% -35.22%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £33.75 £44.08
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.32
% change year-on-year - +9.70% -17.52%

Senior Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technical Architect in Glasgow

Senior Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Technical Architect in Glasgow

Senior Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technical Architect in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Technical Architect in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, Senior Technical 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 Senior Technical Architect in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
1 7 (100.00%) Migration
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 7 (100.00%) IaaS
1 7 (100.00%) Microservices
1 7 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 7 (100.00%) React
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) RESTful
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) Data Quality
4 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Alfresco
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Terraform
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (28.57%) Ansible
5 2 (28.57%) MariaDB
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) Puppet

Senior Technical 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) IaaS
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MariaDB
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) React
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Spring Boot
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 7 (100.00%) Microservices
1 7 (100.00%) Migration
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) Data Quality
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) Terraform