Period
to 25 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Digital Solutions Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 25 June 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 Solution Architect
England > North East
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 106 146
Rank change year-on-year -3 +40 -
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Solutions Architect 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.077% 0.15% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.16% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
North East median daily rate - £558 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.06% -
England median daily rate £550 £545 £550
% change year-on-year +0.92% -0.91% +4.76%
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 1,254 1,225 2,262
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 94.67% 91.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 794 1,442
North East median daily rate £379 £360 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.21% +9.09% -5.71%
10th Percentile £240 £241 £225
90th Percentile £550 £528 £530
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 61 101
North East median hourly rate £15.35 £21.13 £26.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.38% -20.49% +77.17%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £40.00 £36.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.69 £19.61
% change year-on-year +0.04% -4.68% +12.06%

Digital Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Solutions Architect in the North East

Digital Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Solutions Architect in the North East

Digital Solutions 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 Solutions Architect within the North East region over the 6 months to 25 June 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 -13 1 - -
Digital Solutions Architect
England

Digital Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, Digital Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText
1 1 (100.00%) Drools
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices

Digital Solutions 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Drools
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText