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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 20 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architecture
South East / Surrey
Rank 78 88 92
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 6 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.62% 0.74% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.91% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Median daily rate £403 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.98% -10.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £366 £425
% change year-on-year
+22.86% -13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%

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
773 990 1185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 79.36% 81.01% 82.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 673 654
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £313 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 66 17
Median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £22.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £60.62 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Leatherhead - 4 £403 -
Staines -8 1 - - 2
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) User Stories
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) Use Case
3 4 (50.00%) Test Management
3 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) XML Messaging
3 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 3 (37.50%) C
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (25.00%) Node.js

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DVB
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Test Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Unix Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) XML Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) Digital TV
2 2 (25.00%) MPEG
2 2 (25.00%) STB
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) User Stories
2 4 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (50.00%) Test Management
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Use Case
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle