The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 91 91 77
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 8 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.67% 0.14% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.18% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Average daily rate £356 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £380 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £420 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-21.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
Software Architecture
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
975 1134 979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.05% 81.06% 76.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 663 633 521
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 16 35
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +102.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £18.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.88 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Architecture across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Software Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Software Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Software Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +16 7 £356 -5.00%
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture.

1 8 (88.89%) C++
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) STB
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) DTV
2 7 (77.78%) DVB
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SOA
2 7 (77.78%) MPEG
2 7 (77.78%) HTTP
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (77.78%) NoSQL
2 7 (77.78%) Node.js
2 7 (77.78%) REST
2 7 (77.78%) User Stories
2 7 (77.78%) HTML5
2 7 (77.78%) C
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
5 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Open Source
6 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
6 1 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (11.11%) WebKit

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DVB
1 7 (77.78%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) CasperJS
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) PhantomJS
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Real Time Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Development Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Integration Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) HTML5
2 7 (77.78%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) STL
3 1 (11.11%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) DTV
1 7 (77.78%) MPEG
1 7 (77.78%) STB
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) SOA
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) C
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet