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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank - 89 85
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.083% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.10% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £369
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +22.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.68 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+30.39% -10.43%
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
800 965 986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.07% 80.22% 77.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 506 582
Median daily rate £406 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.98% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 38
Median hourly rate £12.00 £26.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.49 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) JDBC
1 7 (100.00%) JSP
1 7 (100.00%) Servlets
1 7 (100.00%) Struts
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) JMS
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) DHTML
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Use Case
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) Java SE
4 1 (14.29%) 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 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior J2EE Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) DHTML
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JDBC
1 7 (100.00%) JMS
1 7 (100.00%) JSP
1 7 (100.00%) Servlets
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Struts
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) Java SE
4 1 (14.29%) JSF
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
1 7 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript