The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 151 197 193
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -4
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 3 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.091% 0.055% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.069% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 11
Median daily rate £513 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.75% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £312 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £524 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £430 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.37% +14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +13.86%
Software Architecture
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2819 4359 4793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.09% 80.32% 80.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2311 3428 3599
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 42
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Software Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Software Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Software Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 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 City of London region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) GitLab
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (25.00%) JPA
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Guice
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (25.00%) Apache CXF
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Axis
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Life Science
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) AMQP
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) GitLab
1 2 (25.00%) Gradle
1 2 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Law
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) AWS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Digital Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Architect
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
1 3 (37.50%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Axis
2 2 (25.00%) Apache CXF
2 2 (25.00%) Guice
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) JDBC
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
2 2 (25.00%) JPA
2 2 (25.00%) Kafka
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) WSDL
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Kanban
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Competitive Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) Microservices
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) BCP
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
City, London
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