The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 78 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.28% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £355 £369 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £37.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +8.02%
Software Architecture
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
891 1054 926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.74% 80.03% 77.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 510 514
Median daily rate £406 £365 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.09% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 28
Median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £15.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +72.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.67 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Architecture across the Buckinghamshire region.

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Architecture across the Buckinghamshire region.

Software Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 3 £355 -3.72%
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) JDBC
1 14 (100.00%) JSP
1 14 (100.00%) Servlets
1 14 (100.00%) Struts
1 14 (100.00%) XML
1 14 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 14 (100.00%) OO
1 14 (100.00%) JMS
1 14 (100.00%) HTTP
1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 14 (100.00%) DHTML
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
1 14 (100.00%) Use Case
1 14 (100.00%) Open Source
2 12 (85.71%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) Java SE
4 1 (7.14%) JSF

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) HTTP
1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 12 (85.71%) J2EE Developer
2 12 (85.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 12 (85.71%) Senior J2EE Developer
2 12 (85.71%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) DHTML
1 14 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JDBC
1 14 (100.00%) JMS
1 14 (100.00%) JSP
1 14 (100.00%) Servlets
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
1 14 (100.00%) Struts
1 14 (100.00%) XML
2 12 (85.71%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) Java SE
4 1 (7.14%) JSF
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) OO
1 14 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 14 (100.00%) Open Source
1 14 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript