The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Software Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Architect 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.49% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.44 -
Software Architect
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
580 540 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.00% 95.24% 92.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 384 209
Median daily rate £425 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 45 29
Median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.00 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Yorkshire region that featured Software Architect in the job title.

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Software Architect
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Software Architect Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Software Architect
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architect within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Sheffield - 3 £575 -
Software Architect
Yorkshire

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Software Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Software Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Informix
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) RIA
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) F5

Software Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Couchbase
1 1 (33.33%) Informix
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Dropwizard
1 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat