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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank - 54 -
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £441 £406
% change year-on-year
+13.31% +8.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.44 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+27.22% -47.60%
Software Architecture
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
372 395 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 86.11% 76.70% 81.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 208 209
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 64 45
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.67 £33.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.82% +8.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £24.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.90 £43.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 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