Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 18 November 2017 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
England > North East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 141 110
Rank change year-on-year +44 -31 -10
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 3 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.24% 0.95% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 1.12% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 25 6
North East median daily rate £700 £500 £628
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -20.32% -
10th Percentile £530 £440 £443
90th Percentile £750 £790 £670
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North East median hourly rate - - £21.00
England median hourly rate £47.50 £42.58 £42.50
% change year-on-year +11.57% +0.18% +84.78%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1033 2321 1670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 84.26% 84.46% 83.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 1606 1067
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £255
90th Percentile £550 £525 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 96 73
North East median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +76.54% -16.08%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.03 £10.23
90th Percentile £47.83 £36.00 £29.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in the North East

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in the North East

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in the North East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in the North East

Technical Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Architecture in the North East

Technical Architecture
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 Technical Architecture within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 +39 3 £700 +40.00% 3
Technical Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) SFIA
2 1 (33.33%) Case Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Contract Management
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

Technical Architecture
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Case Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) SFIA
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft