The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
Architect
Rank 35 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 17 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.47% 6.56% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% 7.11% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 5
Median daily rate £538 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.98 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+22.02% +2.43%
Architect
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
458 394 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.47% 92.27% 92.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 284 143
Median daily rate £425 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.50 £16.36
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Sheffield region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sheffield region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.33%) Java
3 22 (32.84%) Scrum
4 19 (28.36%) TDD
4 19 (28.36%) Linux
4 19 (28.36%) Kanban
5 18 (26.87%) Product Management
5 18 (26.87%) User Stories
5 18 (26.87%) Oracle
6 16 (23.88%) SQL
6 16 (23.88%) Windows
6 16 (23.88%) Prototyping
7 15 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (22.39%) Software Architecture
7 15 (22.39%) Solaris
7 15 (22.39%) Intel
7 15 (22.39%) VMware
8 14 (20.90%) Middleware
9 12 (17.91%) Hadoop
10 11 (16.42%) HBase
10 11 (16.42%) Cisco
10 11 (16.42%) XML
11 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
11 9 (13.43%) Finance
12 8 (11.94%) Replication
12 8 (11.94%) SUSE
12 8 (11.94%) Data Security
12 8 (11.94%) IBM HTTP Server
12 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
12 8 (11.94%) DB2

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 8 (11.94%) CICS
1 8 (11.94%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (7.46%) Apache
2 5 (7.46%) Apache Pig
2 5 (7.46%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.46%) IIS
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.46%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.49%) Confluence
3 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.48%) PaaS
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) HTTP
1 8 (11.94%) LAN
1 8 (11.94%) Multicast
1 8 (11.94%) WAN
2 7 (10.45%) FCoE
2 7 (10.45%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (10.45%) iSCSI
2 7 (10.45%) NAS
2 7 (10.45%) SAN
3 4 (5.97%) Internet
4 3 (4.48%) Network Security
5 1 (1.49%) SMTP
5 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) Hadoop
2 11 (16.42%) HBase
3 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.94%) DB2
5 7 (10.45%) Big Data
6 6 (8.96%) Apache Hive
7 5 (7.46%) Sqoop
8 4 (5.97%) Data Lake
8 4 (5.97%) MySQL
9 3 (4.48%) Couchbase
9 3 (4.48%) Informix
9 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
9 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
9 3 (4.48%) OLAP
10 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Games
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.90%) Middleware
2 11 (16.42%) XML
3 8 (11.94%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
4 6 (8.96%) HTML
4 6 (8.96%) J2EE
5 5 (7.46%) Rendezvous
5 5 (7.46%) REST
5 5 (7.46%) Web Services
5 5 (7.46%) XSLT
6 3 (4.48%) Dropwizard
6 3 (4.48%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.99%) Java EE
7 2 (2.99%) SOAP
7 2 (2.99%) WSDL
7 2 (2.99%) XSD
8 1 (1.49%) SAML
8 1 (1.49%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Replication
2 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.48%) Clustering
4 3 (4.48%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.48%) RIA
5 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.49%) CESG
6 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.36%) Linux
2 16 (23.88%) Windows
3 15 (22.39%) Solaris
4 8 (11.94%) AIX
4 8 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (11.94%) SUSE
4 8 (11.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.84%) Scrum
3 19 (28.36%) Kanban
3 19 (28.36%) TDD
4 18 (26.87%) Product Management
4 18 (26.87%) User Stories
5 16 (23.88%) Prototyping
6 15 (22.39%) Software Architecture
7 8 (11.94%) Data Security
7 8 (11.94%) Feasibility Study
7 8 (11.94%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (10.45%) Benchmarking
9 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.46%) Data Encryption
10 4 (5.97%) Web Development
11 3 (4.48%) Data Protection
11 3 (4.48%) High Availability
11 3 (4.48%) Load Testing
11 3 (4.48%) Network Load Balancing
11 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.33%) Java
2 16 (23.88%) SQL
3 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.46%) Python
4 5 (7.46%) Ruby
5 3 (4.48%) HiveQL
6 1 (1.49%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) CISSP
2 1 (1.49%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.45%) Hyper-V
2 7 (10.45%) KVM
2 7 (10.45%) NFS
2 7 (10.45%) SRDF
2 7 (10.45%) Xen
3 5 (7.46%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (4.48%) HDFS
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Oracle
2 15 (22.39%) Intel
2 15 (22.39%) VMware
3 11 (16.42%) Cisco
4 7 (10.45%) EMC
4 7 (10.45%) NetApp
5 6 (8.96%) IBM
6 5 (7.46%) DataSynapse
6 5 (7.46%) Sybase
6 5 (7.46%) TIBCO
7 3 (4.48%) F5
8 2 (2.99%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.99%) Google
8 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.49%) Adobe
9 1 (1.49%) Hortonworks
9 1 (1.49%) Informatica
9 1 (1.49%) MuleSoft
9 1 (1.49%) SAP
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