The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architect
Rank - 45 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Architect 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.26% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £390 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £482 £425
% change year-on-year
-14.33% +13.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
333 356 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.02% 91.05% 91.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 217 155
Average daily rate £328 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 34 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.69 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.89% +37.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £10.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £27.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Architect in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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