Period
to 14 July 2020

The median contractor rate for a Cloud Architect was £588 per day in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

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.

Cloud Architect
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 72 103
Rank change year-on-year +27 +31 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 2 2 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.59% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.27% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £588 £606 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.09% - -
North East median daily rate £719 £606 £600
% change year-on-year +18.56% +1.04% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 325 743 1,075
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.31% 95.99% 96.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 510 753
Median daily rate £450 £425 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.01% +12.45% +0.67%
10th Percentile £263 £180 £232
90th Percentile £619 £575 £556
North East median daily rate £440 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 28
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.13 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +147.79% -7.35% -23.78%
10th Percentile £12.75 £10.19 £8.74
90th Percentile £60.00 £28.75 £40.25
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.70 £15.00
% change year-on-year +84.71% +4.67% -16.67%

Cloud Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings that featured Cloud Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Architect in Tyne and Wear

Cloud Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cloud Architect in Tyne and Wear.

Daily rate trend for Cloud Architect in Tyne and Wear

Cloud Architect
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Architect within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +20 1 - - 1
Gateshead - 1 £588 -
Cloud Architect
North East

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, Cloud 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Cloud Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) NCSC
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) JSON

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 2 (100.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) AWS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) NCSC
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft