The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 26 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 111 124 103
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.40% 0.094% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.11% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £670 £325 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.15% -15.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £445 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.55% +18.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.68 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+30.39% -10.43%
Software Architecture
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1755 1798 1418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.75% 84.81% 80.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1213 1288 979
Median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 32 21
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +118.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.75 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £58.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 West Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Leeds 0 7 £670 +106.15% 3
Bradford - 1 - -
Software Architecture
Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Apache
3 10 (50.00%) MySQL
3 10 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) TDD
5 8 (40.00%) PHP
6 7 (35.00%) OO
6 7 (35.00%) LAMP
6 7 (35.00%) Zend
6 7 (35.00%) Zend Framework
6 7 (35.00%) PHP 5
6 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (35.00%) RESTful
6 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (35.00%) OO PHP
6 7 (35.00%) Doctrine
7 6 (30.00%) PHPUnit
7 6 (30.00%) Java
8 5 (25.00%) Python
8 5 (25.00%) Ruby
8 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
9 4 (20.00%) JSON
10 3 (15.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (15.00%) Unix
10 3 (15.00%) Scala
10 3 (15.00%) nginx

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) nginx
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (15.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (30.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Developer
3 7 (35.00%) LAMP Developer
4 6 (30.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (30.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Service Architect
6 3 (15.00%) Digital Architect
6 3 (15.00%) PHP Zend Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
7 2 (10.00%) Digital Technical Architect
7 2 (10.00%) Linux Developer
7 2 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Principal Architect
7 2 (10.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Architect
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Digital Architect
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Doctrine
1 7 (35.00%) LAMP
1 7 (35.00%) RESTful
1 7 (35.00%) Zend Framework
2 4 (20.00%) JSON
3 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) Django
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) jQuery
3 3 (15.00%) Play Framework
3 3 (15.00%) REST
3 3 (15.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) OO
3 7 (35.00%) OO PHP
4 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
5 3 (15.00%) SFIA
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Service Design
6 2 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (10.00%) User Stories
7 1 (5.00%) BDD
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) PHP
3 7 (35.00%) PHP 5
4 6 (30.00%) Java
5 5 (25.00%) Python
5 5 (25.00%) Ruby
6 3 (15.00%) C#
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) Scala
7 2 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Grafana
1 2 (10.00%) Graphite
1 2 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Zend
2 2 (10.00%) Splunk