The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - - 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.02%
Software Architecture
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
355 252 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 80.50% 80.77% 63.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 174 84
Median daily rate £463 £375 £302
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +24.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £255 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £525 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -39.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield