Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 21 January 2019 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 84 79
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 -3
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 27 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.74% 0.44% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 0.50% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 1
Glasgow median daily rate £550 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +45.45% -38.89%
10th Percentile £415 £337 £263
90th Percentile £688 £498 £288
Scotland median daily rate £550 £525 £420
% change year-on-year +4.76% +25.00% +0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Technical Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,401 996 912
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 90.10% 87.29% 85.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 576 467
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £200
90th Percentile £550 £506 £455
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 30 23
Glasgow median hourly rate £22.94 £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.43% +14.29% -16.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £41.50 £33.88 £45.50
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +16.67% -1.18% +1.19%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Glasgow

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in Glasgow

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) Migration
3 10 (37.04%) Microservices
3 10 (37.04%) React
4 8 (29.63%) DevOps
5 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 6 (22.22%) Oracle
5 6 (22.22%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 6 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (18.52%) Data Encryption
6 5 (18.52%) Clojure
6 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
6 5 (18.52%) IaaS
6 5 (18.52%) Spring Boot
6 5 (18.52%) Workflow
6 5 (18.52%) Spring
6 5 (18.52%) Web Application Development
6 5 (18.52%) RESTful
6 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
7 4 (14.81%) Data Quality
7 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
7 4 (14.81%) Linux
8 3 (11.11%) Banking
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture

Technical Architecture
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 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (18.52%) IaaS
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Architect
2 10 (37.04%) Technical Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Technical Leader
4 6 (22.22%) Lead Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Technical Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Technical Design Leader
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Design Authority
7 2 (7.41%) Digital Technical Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Platform Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.70%) DevOps Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Head of Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) IT Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Service Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) React
2 6 (22.22%) Web Services
3 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
3 5 (18.52%) RESTful
3 5 (18.52%) Spring
3 5 (18.52%) Spring Boot
4 2 (7.41%) REST
4 2 (7.41%) SOAP
5 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Microservices
2 10 (37.04%) Migration
3 8 (29.63%) DevOps
4 6 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (18.52%) Data Encryption
5 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
5 5 (18.52%) Web Application Development
5 5 (18.52%) Workflow
6 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
7 3 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) Programme Governance
8 2 (7.41%) Analytics
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.41%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (7.41%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (7.41%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) Clojure
3 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) C++
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) Data Quality
2 3 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft