The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 252 251 223
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -28
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 15 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.31% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 23
Median daily rate £375 £344 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £645 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £440 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-27.14% -
Software Architecture
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7164 7766 7125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.72% 79.33% 76.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4368 4779 3989
Median daily rate £423 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 252 266
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Software Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Software Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Architecture across the South East region.

Software Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Software Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +15 6 £345 -40.00% 1
West Sussex 0 6 £463 -26.00%
East Sussex - 2 £375 -
Hampshire -7 1 £425 +30.76% 5
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) Scrum
2 17 (42.50%) HTML
3 14 (35.00%) TDD
4 13 (32.50%) HTML5
5 12 (30.00%) NoSQL
5 12 (30.00%) REST
5 12 (30.00%) User Stories
5 12 (30.00%) User Experience
5 12 (30.00%) Java
5 12 (30.00%) SQL
6 11 (27.50%) C++
6 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
6 11 (27.50%) Open Source
7 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 10 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (25.00%) .NET
7 10 (25.00%) HTTP
8 9 (22.50%) SOA
8 9 (22.50%) C
9 8 (20.00%) CSS
9 8 (20.00%) MPEG
9 8 (20.00%) Project Management
9 8 (20.00%) Digital TV
9 8 (20.00%) DVB
9 8 (20.00%) STB
9 8 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (20.00%) Scala
9 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (20.00%) Node.js

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) HTTP
2 8 (20.00%) DVB
3 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.00%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.50%) OLTP
5 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) ClearCase
3 3 (7.50%) CA Gen
3 3 (7.50%) ClearQuest
3 3 (7.50%) MSI
4 2 (5.00%) Subversion
4 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.50%) gulp
5 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.50%) MSTest
5 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (2.50%) Selenium
5 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (12.50%) Law
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Avionics
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Architect
2 8 (20.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Technical Leader
6 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Software Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Embedded C Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) J2EE Architect
7 3 (7.50%) J2EE Software Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Senior J2EE Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Software Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) HTML
2 13 (32.50%) HTML5
3 12 (30.00%) REST
4 10 (25.00%) .NET
5 8 (20.00%) CSS
5 8 (20.00%) Node.js
6 4 (10.00%) Ajax
6 4 (10.00%) CSS3
6 4 (10.00%) Django
6 4 (10.00%) J2EE
6 4 (10.00%) JSON
6 4 (10.00%) Play Framework
6 4 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.00%) Java SE
8 2 (5.00%) JDBC
8 2 (5.00%) jQuery
8 2 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) User Experience
2 8 (20.00%) Digital TV
2 8 (20.00%) MPEG
2 8 (20.00%) STB
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.50%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Unix
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) Scrum
3 14 (35.00%) TDD
4 12 (30.00%) User Stories
5 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
5 11 (27.50%) Open Source
6 10 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (22.50%) SOA
8 8 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (20.00%) Project Management
9 6 (15.00%) Line Management
10 5 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (12.50%) Data Protection
10 5 (12.50%) DevOps
10 5 (12.50%) Kanban
10 5 (12.50%) Service Design
10 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
11 4 (10.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) Java
1 12 (30.00%) SQL
2 11 (27.50%) C++
3 9 (22.50%) C
4 8 (20.00%) Scala
5 7 (17.50%) Ruby
6 5 (12.50%) C#
6 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (10.00%) Python
7 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (7.50%) Perl
9 2 (5.00%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.50%) Ada
10 1 (2.50%) Ada 95
10 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.50%) VB
10 1 (2.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
1 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) DO-178B
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
2 3 (7.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Informatica
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle
1 4 (10.00%) VMware
2 3 (7.50%) BEA
2 3 (7.50%) Citrix
2 3 (7.50%) Pega
2 3 (7.50%) webMethods
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
Staines, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago