The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £406
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
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
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 Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
150 162 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 80.65% 85.26% 74.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 75 46
Median daily rate £500 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £320 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Software Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Architecture across the Midlands region.

Software Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands