The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architecture
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 76 -
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £560 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £355 £390
% change year-on-year
+16.19% -8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
566 745 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.86% 78.84% 70.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 451 356
Median daily rate £425 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £33.00 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +18.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Software Architecture
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) MPEG
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Digital TV
1 1 (33.33%) DVB
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) STB
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DVB
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Digital TV
1 1 (33.33%) MPEG
1 1 (33.33%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree