The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 75 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 9 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.19% 0.89% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £650 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +13.86%
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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
684 474 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 90.24% 84.64% 72.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 316 142
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 18
Median hourly rate £43.00 £44.95 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.33% +28.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.60 £50.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Software Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Software Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Software Architecture
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Worthing -33 9 £650 +18.18%
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 9 (64.29%) Java
1 9 (64.29%) Open Source
2 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 8 (57.14%) User Experience
2 8 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Ruby
4 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
4 5 (35.71%) Law
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Service Design
4 5 (35.71%) DevOps
4 5 (35.71%) Scala
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 3 (21.43%) MySQL
6 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 3 (21.43%) Python
6 3 (21.43%) SOA
6 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
1 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) CA Gen
1 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (35.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Software Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SOA Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Development Team Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) Ajax
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) CSS3
1 3 (21.43%) Django
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) HTML5
1 3 (21.43%) J2EE
1 3 (21.43%) JSON
1 3 (21.43%) Play Framework
1 3 (21.43%) REST
1 3 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.14%) JSF
2 1 (7.14%) JSP
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Open Source
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
3 5 (35.71%) DevOps
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Service Design
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Customer Insight
4 3 (21.43%) Kanban
4 3 (21.43%) Line Management
4 3 (21.43%) Product Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) Ruby
3 5 (35.71%) Scala
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) BEA
2 2 (14.29%) Informatica
2 2 (14.29%) Pega
2 2 (14.29%) webMethods