Period
to 24 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Digital Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

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.

Digital Architect
England > North East
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 108 113
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Architect 2 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.16% 0.55% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.58% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 25
North East median daily rate - £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% +31.15%
England median daily rate £575 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Contract vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,237 1,378 2,058
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 94.58% 92.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 837 892 1,303
North East median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £213 £240 £230
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 67 78
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.44% +12.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £40.00 £36.00
England median hourly rate £18.51 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -2.61% -2.54% +11.40%

Digital Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Digital Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Architect in the North East

Digital Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Digital Architect in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Architect in the North East

Digital Architect
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Architect within the North East region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -1 2 - -
Digital Architect
England

Digital Architect Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, Digital Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region featuring Digital Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) OpenText
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (50.00%) Drools
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

Digital Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Drools
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) OpenText