Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Architect
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 27 25
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 58 193 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.69% 8.70% 7.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.08% 9.55% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 169 101
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £550 £445 £635
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.60% -29.92% +27.00%
10th Percentile £425 £365 £425
90th Percentile £666 £688 £705
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £540 £445 £635
% change year-on-year +21.35% -29.92% +27.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £49.15 - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £49.15 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 819 2021 1321
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.46% 91.08% 94.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 1473 866
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £250
90th Percentile £550 £519 £589
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £385 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 92 74
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £17.49 £27.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.40% +34.15% +24.24%
10th Percentile £9.85 £10.37 £11.70
90th Percentile £47.60 £33.55 £36.78
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.10 £27.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -36.67% +38.46% +27.87%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 22 (37.93%) Open Source
1 22 (37.93%) MongoDB
2 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (32.76%) JSON
4 17 (29.31%) Scala
4 17 (29.31%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (27.59%) Scrum
5 16 (27.59%) Java
5 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
6 15 (25.86%) CRM
6 15 (25.86%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (22.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 13 (22.41%) HTML5
7 13 (22.41%) HTML
7 13 (22.41%) Oracle
7 13 (22.41%) Mentoring
7 13 (22.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (20.69%) Translating Business Requirements
8 12 (20.69%) Presales
8 12 (20.69%) REST
8 12 (20.69%) Data Modelling
8 12 (20.69%) Puppet
9 11 (18.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (18.97%) NoSQL
9 11 (18.97%) Degree
9 11 (18.97%) Ajax
9 11 (18.97%) Kanban
9 11 (18.97%) .NET
9 11 (18.97%) MySQL
9 11 (18.97%) CSS

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (10.34%) Confluence
1 6 (10.34%) SAS
2 2 (3.45%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.72%) Documentum
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Heroku
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) Office 365
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.93%) MongoDB
2 17 (29.31%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (18.97%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (18.97%) MySQL
3 11 (18.97%) NoSQL
4 8 (13.79%) Big Data
4 8 (13.79%) Hadoop
5 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (10.34%) Apache Hive
6 6 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (10.34%) Data Lake
6 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 6 (10.34%) HBase
6 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database
6 6 (10.34%) Pentaho
6 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
1 7 (12.07%) JIRA
2 6 (10.34%) ERwin
2 6 (10.34%) Selenium
3 5 (8.62%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) Hudson
4 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.76%) JSON
2 13 (22.41%) HTML
2 13 (22.41%) HTML5
3 12 (20.69%) REST
4 11 (18.97%) .NET
4 11 (18.97%) Ajax
4 11 (18.97%) CSS
4 11 (18.97%) CSS3
5 10 (17.24%) Django
6 9 (15.52%) Play Framework
6 9 (15.52%) Web Services
7 8 (13.79%) Spring
8 7 (12.07%) Node.js
8 7 (12.07%) RESTful
9 6 (10.34%) SOAP
10 4 (6.90%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (3.45%) React
11 2 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.34%) User Experience
3 5 (8.62%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.72%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Linux
1 6 (10.34%) Unix
2 2 (3.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Open Source
2 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.59%) Scrum
4 15 (25.86%) CRM
5 13 (22.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (22.41%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (22.41%) Mentoring
6 12 (20.69%) Data Modelling
6 12 (20.69%) Presales
6 12 (20.69%) Translating Business Requirements
7 11 (18.97%) Data Governance
7 11 (18.97%) Kanban
7 11 (18.97%) Project Governance
8 10 (17.24%) Data Architecture
8 10 (17.24%) Data Strategy
8 10 (17.24%) Metadata Management
8 10 (17.24%) Microservices
8 10 (17.24%) TDD
9 9 (15.52%) Coaching
10 8 (13.79%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.31%) Scala
2 16 (27.59%) Java
3 10 (17.24%) Ruby
4 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.34%) Python
5 6 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 6 (10.34%) SQL
6 2 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) BPSS Clearance
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) MCSA
4 1 (1.72%) MCSE
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) Data Quality
2 6 (10.34%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) GDPR
3 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Docker
1 6 (10.34%) LXC
Systems Management
1 12 (20.69%) Puppet
2 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.41%) Oracle
3 6 (10.34%) CA
3 6 (10.34%) Informatica
3 6 (10.34%) Tableau
4 1 (1.72%) IBM
4 1 (1.72%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.72%) Pega
4 1 (1.72%) TIBCO