The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 2.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
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
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
219 241 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 82.64% 80.87% 79.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 144 154
Median daily rate £365 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Median hourly rate £20.83 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £16.50 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Kent