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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architecture
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.42% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £538 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £370 £425
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%

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
296 343 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 83.85% 81.47% 83.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 237 123
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Median hourly rate £20.97 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.78% -53.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (86.96%) TDD
2 20 (86.96%) Product Management
3 19 (82.61%) User Stories
4 18 (78.26%) Scrum
4 18 (78.26%) Prototyping
4 18 (78.26%) Kanban
5 8 (34.78%) Java
6 6 (26.09%) Python
6 6 (26.09%) Ruby
7 5 (21.74%) Web Development
8 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.70%) HTML
9 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
9 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (8.70%) Marketing
9 2 (8.70%) Electronics
9 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
9 2 (8.70%) Finance
9 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
9 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.70%) SAP
9 2 (8.70%) CSS
9 2 (8.70%) HTML5
9 2 (8.70%) BDD
9 2 (8.70%) Java SE
9 2 (8.70%) Java EE
9 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing

Software Architecture
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (8.70%) Electronics
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Architect
2 18 (78.26%) Technical Architect
3 6 (26.09%) Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Digital Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Digital Technical Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Java Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Java Technical Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Agile Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
7 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) HTML5
1 2 (8.70%) Java EE
1 2 (8.70%) Java SE
1 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.35%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) RESTful
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (86.96%) Product Management
2 20 (86.96%) TDD
3 19 (82.61%) User Stories
4 18 (78.26%) Kanban
4 18 (78.26%) Prototyping
4 18 (78.26%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) Web Development
6 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) BDD
7 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) CQRS
7 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
7 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) Microservices
7 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.35%) DevOps
8 1 (4.35%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) Python
2 6 (26.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) SAP