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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank - 29 23
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.50% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.83% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £443 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.44% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £34.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.86% -8.66%
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
209 120 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 75.18% 59.41% 70.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 74 65
Average daily rate £375 £309 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.55% -0.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £223 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 10
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.98 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% -44.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Architecture across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield