Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 81 89
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 0
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 4 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.31% 0.36% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.44% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Glasgow median daily rate £444 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.36% -26.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £377 £263 £264
90th Percentile £506 £288 £495
Scotland median daily rate £513 £440 £411
% change year-on-year +16.48% +6.99% -15.64%
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 1109 918 1395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.77% 82.63% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 485 741
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -2.10%
10th Percentile £257 £219 £226
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 25
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £33.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -37.70% +82.22%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

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 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence

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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Procurement Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Product Owner
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Product Owner
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian