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 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 60 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 1 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.17% - 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% - 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 12
Median daily rate - - £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £431 £406
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £31.44 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+19.27% -47.60%
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
479 745 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.46% 82.32% 81.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 379 332
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 13
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £14.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Clojure
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) ProC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (33.33%) ProC
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Design Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Leader
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Clojure
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle