The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 66 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.28% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £369
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +22.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.68 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+30.39% -10.43%
Software Architecture
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
560 728 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 78.87% 82.82% 79.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 374 297
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £438 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 26 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 4 (66.67%) Clojure
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) iPad
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Express
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (16.67%) React

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) gulp
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Design Leader
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Express
1 1 (16.67%) hapi
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) React
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Clojure
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared