The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 94 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 13 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.88% - 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £460 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.97% +22.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-27.14% -
Software Architecture
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1280 1462 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.20% 85.00% 80.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 1065 554
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 33 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £11.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +53.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £9.43 £8.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Software Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) TDD
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (35.29%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) OO
4 5 (29.41%) XML
4 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Apache
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
5 4 (23.53%) SOLID
6 3 (17.65%) SFIA
6 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
6 3 (17.65%) Banking
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.76%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) LAMP
7 2 (11.76%) CCNA
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (11.76%) Nagios

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (23.53%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Service Architect
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Principal Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Development Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Java Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
1 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 5 (29.41%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) Doctrine
3 2 (11.76%) LAMP
3 2 (11.76%) RESTful
3 2 (11.76%) Zend Framework
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Social Media
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) TDD
3 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (35.29%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) SOLID
5 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 3 (17.65%) SFIA
6 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (11.76%) User Stories
7 1 (5.88%) IT Governance
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.88%) MVC
7 1 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) PHP 5
4 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Grafana
1 2 (11.76%) Graphite
1 2 (11.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Splunk
1 2 (11.76%) Zend