The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architecture
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.77% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £355 £408
% change year-on-year
+16.19% -12.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
429 401 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 82.82% 75.95% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 273 160
Median daily rate £425 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 9
Median hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.38% -17.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £25.00 £19.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Software Architecture
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 Architecture within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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 - 4 £600 -
Software Architecture
Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) TDD
2 18 (94.74%) Product Management
3 17 (89.47%) User Stories
3 17 (89.47%) Kanban
3 17 (89.47%) Prototyping
3 17 (89.47%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) Python
5 6 (31.58%) Ruby
6 4 (21.05%) Web Development
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
9 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.26%) Microservices
9 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
9 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
9 1 (5.26%) HTML5
9 1 (5.26%) BDD
9 1 (5.26%) REST
9 1 (5.26%) CQRS
9 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.26%) Docker
9 1 (5.26%) DevOps
9 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (5.26%) Java SE
9 1 (5.26%) Java EE
9 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared

Software Architecture
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Architect
2 15 (78.95%) Technical Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Digital Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Digital Technical Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Java Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Java Technical Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) Java EE
2 1 (5.26%) Java SE
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) Product Management
2 18 (94.74%) TDD
3 17 (89.47%) Kanban
3 17 (89.47%) Prototyping
3 17 (89.47%) Scrum
3 17 (89.47%) User Stories
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) BDD
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.26%) CQRS
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Microservices
7 1 (5.26%) OOD
7 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) Python
2 6 (31.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) SAP