Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 94 85
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 +5
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 22 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.29% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.34% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 1
Glasgow median daily rate £531 £444 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.72% +61.36% -26.67%
10th Percentile £415 £377 £263
90th Percentile £575 £506 £288
Scotland median daily rate £538 £513 £440
% change year-on-year +4.88% +16.48% +5.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 1,522 1,164 962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.48% 87.65% 84.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 614 519
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £256 £256 £220
90th Percentile £538 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £355
% change year-on-year +3.23% +9.15% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 34 22
Glasgow median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +57.38% -43.16%
10th Percentile £12.98 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.99 £33.53 £42.73
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.05% +1.20%

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 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) Microservices
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
3 10 (45.45%) PL/SQL
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle
3 10 (45.45%) SOAP
3 10 (45.45%) Web Services
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (45.45%) MongoDB
3 10 (45.45%) NoSQL
3 10 (45.45%) REST
4 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (40.91%) Waterfall
4 9 (40.91%) Software Delivery
4 9 (40.91%) Collaborative Working
5 7 (31.82%) Migration
6 6 (27.27%) DevOps
7 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development
7 5 (22.73%) Data Encryption
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) Decision-Making
8 4 (18.18%) Workshop Facilitation
9 3 (13.64%) Programme Governance
9 3 (13.64%) Digital Transformation Programme

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 2 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) MongoDB
1 10 (45.45%) NoSQL
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Digital Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Service Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Design Leader
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Leader
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) REST
1 10 (45.45%) SOAP
1 10 (45.45%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.09%) React
2 2 (9.09%) RESTful
2 2 (9.09%) Spring
2 2 (9.09%) Spring Boot
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Microservices
3 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (40.91%) Collaborative Working
4 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (40.91%) Software Delivery
4 9 (40.91%) Waterfall
5 7 (31.82%) Migration
6 6 (27.27%) DevOps
7 5 (22.73%) Data Encryption
7 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development
8 4 (18.18%) Decision-Making
8 4 (18.18%) Workshop Facilitation
9 3 (13.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 3 (13.64%) Programme Governance
10 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
10 2 (9.09%) Workflow
11 1 (4.55%) Service Management
11 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
11 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) PL/SQL
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle