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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 22 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 24 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.84% 3.10% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.10% 3.26% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 4
Median daily rate £525 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £419 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £510 £450
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 £42.50 £52.56 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-19.14% +6.18%

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
338 399 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.30% 95.23% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 266 141
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 13
Median hourly rate £20.97 £13.00 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.30% +5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.11 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £17.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (55.77%) Scrum
3 21 (40.38%) TDD
3 21 (40.38%) Kanban
3 21 (40.38%) Product Management
3 21 (40.38%) User Stories
4 19 (36.54%) Software Architecture
5 18 (34.62%) Prototyping
6 13 (25.00%) Java
7 7 (13.46%) Oracle
7 7 (13.46%) Windows
8 6 (11.54%) Ruby
8 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
8 6 (11.54%) XML
8 6 (11.54%) Python
8 6 (11.54%) Finance
9 5 (9.62%) UML
9 5 (9.62%) WSDL
9 5 (9.62%) XSD
9 5 (9.62%) SOAP
9 5 (9.62%) Web Services
9 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
9 5 (9.62%) QA
9 5 (9.62%) Web Development
9 5 (9.62%) Java EE
9 5 (9.62%) REST
10 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
10 4 (7.69%) VMware
10 4 (7.69%) Open Source

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 2 (3.85%) CICS
1 2 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (1.92%) Apache
2 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.92%) DataSynapse
2 1 (1.92%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) FCoE
1 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
1 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.92%) LAN
1 1 (1.92%) Multicast
1 1 (1.92%) NAS
1 1 (1.92%) SAN
1 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.85%) DB2
5 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.92%) HBase
5 1 (1.92%) NonStop SQL
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Electronics
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) XML
2 5 (9.62%) Java EE
2 5 (9.62%) REST
2 5 (9.62%) SOAP
2 5 (9.62%) Web Services
2 5 (9.62%) WSDL
2 5 (9.62%) XSD
3 4 (7.69%) Middleware
4 2 (3.85%) HTML
4 2 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.92%) Rendezvous
5 1 (1.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (1.92%) CESG
3 1 (1.92%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Solaris
3 2 (3.85%) AIX
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.85%) SUSE
3 2 (3.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (55.77%) Scrum
3 21 (40.38%) Kanban
3 21 (40.38%) Product Management
3 21 (40.38%) TDD
3 21 (40.38%) User Stories
4 19 (36.54%) Software Architecture
5 18 (34.62%) Prototyping
6 5 (9.62%) UML
6 5 (9.62%) Web Development
7 4 (7.69%) Open Source
7 4 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (3.85%) Feasibility Study
9 2 (3.85%) Migration
9 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.85%) Programme Management
9 2 (3.85%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (11.54%) Python
2 6 (11.54%) Ruby
3 4 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) CISSP
3 1 (1.92%) CLAS
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) KVM
2 1 (1.92%) NFS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.92%) SRDF
2 1 (1.92%) Xen
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) VMware
3 3 (5.77%) Intel
4 2 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) EMC
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) NetApp
5 1 (1.92%) Pega
5 1 (1.92%) Sybase
5 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
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