The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank - 58 69
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.23% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £413 £569
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -27.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £31.44 £52.50
% change year-on-year
+59.03% -40.11%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
533 440 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 86.25% 79.71% 82.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 320 430
Median daily rate £463 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 32
Median hourly rate £17.43 £55.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.30% +182.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £15.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £137.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire