Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 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
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 84 88
Rank change year-on-year +13 +4 -7
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 19 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.56% 1.75% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 1.94% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 4
Glasgow median daily rate £528 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.09% +37.50% +45.45%
10th Percentile £463 £415 £337
90th Percentile £618 £688 £498
Scotland median daily rate £528 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -4.09% +4.76% +25.00%
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 1,047 1,391 1,004
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.89% 90.03% 87.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 841 580
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £550 £507
Scotland median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 33 30
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £22.75 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.09% -5.21% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £35.32 £42.25 £33.88
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -18.37% +16.67% -1.18%

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 20 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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 (63.16%) Mentoring
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) TDD
3 10 (52.63%) Kanban
3 10 (52.63%) Scrum
4 9 (47.37%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (42.11%) Public Sector
5 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
5 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (42.11%) Java
6 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
6 7 (36.84%) Coaching
6 7 (36.84%) Spring
6 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
6 7 (36.84%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (36.84%) Spring Boot
7 6 (31.58%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (26.32%) AWS
8 5 (26.32%) Technical Leadership
9 4 (21.05%) Azure
9 4 (21.05%) Finance
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 3 (15.79%) Web Services
10 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
10 3 (15.79%) Prototyping
11 2 (10.53%) GoCD
11 2 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
11 2 (10.53%) Slack

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) CMS
1 2 (10.53%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) AWS
2 4 (21.05%) Azure
3 2 (10.53%) Office 365
3 2 (10.53%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) GoCD
General
1 8 (42.11%) Public Sector
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
1 8 (42.11%) Technical Leader
2 7 (36.84%) Technical Design Leader
3 6 (31.58%) Technical Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Digital Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Technical Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Design Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) RabbitMQ
1 7 (36.84%) Spring
1 7 (36.84%) Spring Boot
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) Apollo GraphQL
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) GraphQL
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) JSON
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
3 2 (10.53%) Vue.js
3 2 (10.53%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Mentoring
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) Kanban
3 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 10 (52.63%) TDD
4 9 (47.37%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
5 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (36.84%) Coaching
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (31.58%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (26.32%) Technical Leadership
9 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (15.79%) Prototyping
10 2 (10.53%) Analytics
10 2 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
10 2 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
10 2 (10.53%) Line Management
10 2 (10.53%) Project Management
10 2 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) PHP
2 2 (10.53%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
3 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft