The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 111 72 75
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +3
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.15% 0.72% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.90% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Median daily rate £600 £625 £556
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £456 £541
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £650 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £523 £400 £563
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £31.44 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+59.03% -28.54%
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1119 782 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.14% 80.95% 78.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 804 499 470
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 39 23
Median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £13.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £45.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 North East

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Software Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the North East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -41 2 £600 -4.00% 2
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) JDBC
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) DSDM
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) WSDL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Digital Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Service Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Axis
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Django
2 1 (25.00%) Guice
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) JDBC
2 1 (25.00%) JPA
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) DSDM
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) SEO
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle