The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 86 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 11 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.69% 0.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £356 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 - -
Software Architecture
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1287 1206 1043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.69% 76.57% 73.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 805 739 549
Median daily rate £425 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 60
Median hourly rate £16.09 £19.08 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.67% +19.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Software Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Software Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Software Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Derbyshire +13 7 £338 -
Nottinghamshire +1 3 £525 -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) UML
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
4 5 (45.45%) Spring
4 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
4 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
4 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
4 5 (45.45%) JavaFX
4 5 (45.45%) JPA
4 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (45.45%) OOP
4 5 (45.45%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) JUnit
4 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (45.45%) Mockito
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (36.36%) J2EE
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) Swing
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
7 2 (18.18%) Serena
7 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) JSON

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
2 5 (45.45%) JUnit
2 5 (45.45%) Mockito
2 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (18.18%) PVCS
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Software Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Digital Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
2 5 (45.45%) JavaFX
2 5 (45.45%) JPA
2 5 (45.45%) Spring
3 4 (36.36%) J2EE
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) Swing
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) JSP
6 1 (9.09%) OAuth
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) SUSE
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) UML
2 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) OOP
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) OOD
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) B2C
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) OWASP
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) Ada
3 2 (18.18%) Ada 83
3 2 (18.18%) Ada 95
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Pascal
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) DO-178B
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) OpenAM
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Serena
3 1 (9.09%) Apigee
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft