Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 21 January 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 83 119
Rank change year-on-year +6 +36 -20
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 11 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.24% 0.34% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.39% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 21
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £538 £600 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.42% +17.07% -18.33%
10th Percentile £449 £413 £440
90th Percentile £675 £750 £800
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £550 £600 £519
% change year-on-year -8.33% +15.66% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 777 772 1,699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.40% 87.23% 89.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 564 1,252
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £434 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.44% +6.67% -9.96%
10th Percentile £300 £260 £263
90th Percentile £575 £588 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 50
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -7.14% +22.54%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.05 £16.93
90th Percentile £45.00 £50.00 £40.30
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.89 £18.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year -19.51% -32.11% +34.57%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Newcastle upon Tyne

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in Newcastle upon Tyne

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (72.73%) Puppet
1 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
1 8 (72.73%) Ansible
1 8 (72.73%) Terraform
2 7 (63.64%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (63.64%) Dynatrace
2 7 (63.64%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (63.64%) GitLab
2 7 (63.64%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (63.64%) Private Cloud
2 7 (63.64%) Software Delivery
2 7 (63.64%) Docker
2 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon S3
2 7 (63.64%) Maven
2 7 (63.64%) QA
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) CentOS
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (54.55%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (54.55%) Spring Boot

Technical Architecture
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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon S3
2 7 (63.64%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) SaaS
5 1 (9.09%) Datadog
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 7 (63.64%) GitLab
2 7 (63.64%) Maven
2 7 (63.64%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Chief Technology Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (54.55%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (54.55%) Spring Boot
2 6 (54.55%) Zuul
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Private Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) CentOS
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Software Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Data Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) Microservices
3 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (18.18%) System Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Ansible
1 8 (72.73%) Puppet
1 8 (72.73%) Terraform
2 6 (54.55%) Consul
3 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 1 (9.09%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Dynatrace
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) New Relic
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk