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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank - 100 93
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.16% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £463 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £523 £406 £563
% change year-on-year
+28.61% -27.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £31.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+59.03% -4.72%
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
1348 1216 1175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.11% 78.10% 69.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 799 668
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 39 58
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £9.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.60 £28.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 6 (85.71%) UML
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) JUnit
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) OOP
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) JavaFX
3 4 (57.14%) JPA
3 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (57.14%) Mockito
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Swing
4 3 (42.86%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) PVCS
5 2 (28.57%) Ada
5 2 (28.57%) OOD
5 2 (28.57%) Serena
5 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
5 2 (28.57%) Ada 83
5 2 (28.57%) Ada 95
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering

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 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
1 4 (57.14%) Mockito
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) PVCS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Design Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
1 4 (57.14%) JavaFX
1 4 (57.14%) JPA
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) Swing
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) OAuth
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) Ada
3 2 (28.57%) Ada 83
3 2 (28.57%) Ada 95
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) DO-178B
2 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Serena
3 1 (14.29%) Apigee
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft