The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 51 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.21% 0.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £369
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +22.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.68 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+30.39% -10.43%
Software Architecture
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
370 469 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 77.41% 81.00% 83.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 369 355
Median daily rate £400 £356 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.50% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £10.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £16.80 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Software Architecture
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Newport - 1 £525 -
Software Architecture
Wales

Software Architecture
Top 14 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories