Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 72 87
Rank change year-on-year +6 +15 +42
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 6 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.89% 1.83% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 2.03% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 4
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £500 £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -12.50% +17.07%
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £500 £538 £600
% change year-on-year -6.98% -10.42% +15.66%
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 588 789 777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.37% 90.27% 87.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 575 570
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £425 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.63% +11.79%
10th Percentile £257 £290 £252
90th Percentile £538 £575 £563
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £414 £389
% change year-on-year +2.72% +6.43% +11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 23
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -42.05% -21.43%
10th Percentile £11.26 £9.26 £10.55
90th Percentile £47.40 £45.00 £50.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.00 £14.89 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.74% -14.91% -36.36%

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 15 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 5 (83.33%) Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Google
2 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Terraform
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Native
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (50.00%) SaaS
2 3 (50.00%) PaaS
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) IaaS
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) OpenShift
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) Docker
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
2 3 (50.00%) GCP
2 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) WSUS

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Azure
2 3 (50.00%) AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (50.00%) GCP
2 3 (50.00%) IaaS
2 3 (50.00%) OpenShift
2 3 (50.00%) PaaS
2 3 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Native
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
1 3 (50.00%) Microservices
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (16.67%) Application Rationalisation
3 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
1 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
1 3 (50.00%) Terraform
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) VMware