The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+42.30% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £39.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
431 356 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 81.63% 65.08% 64.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 210 139
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 42 43
Average hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £26.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.45% +2.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £41.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Architecture across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Essex