Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 94 99
Rank change year-on-year +14 +5 -6
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 30 28 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.04% 1.55% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 1.75% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 1
Glasgow median daily rate £515 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +40.00% -
10th Percentile £313 £392 £363
90th Percentile £720 £575 £388
Scotland median daily rate £515 £525 £415
% change year-on-year -1.90% +26.51% -5.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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 1,319 1,602 1,162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.85% 88.85% 88.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 774 940 623
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £266 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 33 21
Glasgow median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £17.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +0.63% +24.21%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.00
90th Percentile £41.30 £35.00 £34.50
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +18.42% -30.91% -23.61%

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 22 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 14 (46.67%) Public Sector
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Relational Database
3 11 (36.67%) Microservices
4 9 (30.00%) Java
5 8 (26.67%) Analytics
5 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (26.67%) Data Architecture
5 8 (26.67%) Technical Leadership
5 8 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
6 7 (23.33%) Service Design
6 7 (23.33%) QA
6 7 (23.33%) Data Management
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (20.00%) SQL
7 6 (20.00%) TDD
7 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (20.00%) CMS
7 6 (20.00%) Scrum
7 6 (20.00%) Information Security
7 6 (20.00%) Use Case
7 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (20.00%) Kanban
7 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (20.00%) AWS
7 6 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (20.00%) Architectural Design

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 6 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Business One
2 1 (3.33%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) AWS
2 2 (6.67%) IaaS
3 1 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.33%) Azure
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.33%) VLAN
1 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) Relational Database
2 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (16.67%) Big Data
3 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.33%) DB2
5 1 (3.33%) MariaDB
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (46.67%) Public Sector
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Technical Leader
3 6 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Design Leader
4 4 (13.33%) Lead Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Lead Data Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Programme Director
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Transformation Director
6 2 (6.67%) Transformation Programme Director
7 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Information Risk Manager
7 1 (3.33%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Business One Manager
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Manager
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) CSS
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.67%) React
2 2 (6.67%) RESTful
2 2 (6.67%) Spring
2 2 (6.67%) Spring Boot
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) J2EE
3 1 (3.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Microservices
3 8 (26.67%) Analytics
3 8 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (26.67%) Data Architecture
3 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (26.67%) Technical Leadership
4 7 (23.33%) Data Management
4 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (23.33%) Service Design
5 6 (20.00%) Architectural Design
5 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (20.00%) Information Security
5 6 (20.00%) Kanban
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) TDD
5 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (20.00%) Use Case
6 5 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) Clojure
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
2 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.33%) COBIT
3 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Ansible
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Curam
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.33%) Netezza
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Talend