The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architecture
England / Yorkshire
Rank 109 130 121
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 14 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.64% 0.36% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.44% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 6
Median daily rate £388 £463 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% -24.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £569
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £653 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £355 £390
% change year-on-year
+16.19% -8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1808 2290 1926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.67% 81.41% 80.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1187 1494 1345
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 72 40
Median hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.64% +23.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.36 £11.20 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £55.00
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 Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Software Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +13 9 £388 -16.21% 5
South Yorkshire - 4 £600 -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (73.81%) TDD
3 21 (50.00%) Scrum
3 21 (50.00%) Product Management
3 21 (50.00%) User Stories
4 20 (47.62%) Prototyping
4 20 (47.62%) Kanban
5 13 (30.95%) C#
5 13 (30.95%) .NET
5 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
6 12 (28.57%) SQL
7 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
8 10 (23.81%) OO
8 10 (23.81%) RDBMS
8 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
9 9 (21.43%) SOLID
9 9 (21.43%) Ruby
9 9 (21.43%) Java
10 8 (19.05%) MSMQ
10 8 (19.05%) MVC
10 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (19.05%) .NET Framework
10 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (19.05%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (19.05%) Entity Framework
11 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (14.29%) Mainframe

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.81%) RDBMS
2 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.14%) MySQL
4 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (14.29%) Banking
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Back Office
5 1 (2.38%) Electronics
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Architect
2 18 (42.86%) Technical Architect
3 17 (40.48%) Developer
4 9 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 8 (19.05%) SQL Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (11.90%) Digital Architect
7 5 (11.90%) Digital Technical Architect
8 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Java Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Java Technical Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Technical Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Agile Developer
9 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) .NET
1 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
2 8 (19.05%) .NET Framework
2 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (19.05%) Entity Framework
2 8 (19.05%) MSMQ
2 8 (19.05%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (11.90%) HTML
3 5 (11.90%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (11.90%) XML
4 4 (9.52%) CSS
4 4 (9.52%) HTML5
4 4 (9.52%) REST
5 3 (7.14%) Ajax
5 3 (7.14%) CSS3
5 3 (7.14%) Django
5 3 (7.14%) JSON
5 3 (7.14%) Play Framework
6 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) RIA
2 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (73.81%) TDD
3 21 (50.00%) Product Management
3 21 (50.00%) Scrum
3 21 (50.00%) User Stories
4 20 (47.62%) Kanban
4 20 (47.62%) Prototyping
5 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (23.81%) OO
6 9 (21.43%) SOLID
7 8 (19.05%) MVC
8 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (9.52%) Web Development
11 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
11 3 (7.14%) Open Source
11 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
12 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
13 1 (2.38%) Continuous Delivery
13 1 (2.38%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) C#
2 12 (28.57%) SQL
3 9 (21.43%) Java
3 9 (21.43%) Ruby
4 6 (14.29%) Python
5 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.14%) Scala
7 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.38%) SAP