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 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 119 149 118
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -31
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 26 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.91% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 0
Median daily rate £500 £444 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £406
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £31.44 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+19.27% -47.60%
Software Architecture
England

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
2334 2558 1887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.64% 81.57% 77.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1504 1786 1154
Median daily rate £420 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 78 59
Median hourly rate £15.13 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.76 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £37.04 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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
South Yorkshire - 15 £538 -
West Yorkshire +17 11 £345 -22.25% 4
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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

1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) TDD
3 16 (40.00%) User Stories
4 14 (35.00%) Scrum
4 14 (35.00%) Product Management
5 13 (32.50%) Kanban
5 13 (32.50%) Prototyping
6 10 (25.00%) Python
7 9 (22.50%) Java
8 8 (20.00%) SQL
8 8 (20.00%) OO
8 8 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
9 7 (17.50%) .NET
9 7 (17.50%) C#
10 6 (15.00%) HTML
10 6 (15.00%) Ruby
10 6 (15.00%) MVC
10 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 5 (12.50%) PHP
11 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
11 5 (12.50%) CSS
11 5 (12.50%) XML
12 4 (10.00%) Linux
12 4 (10.00%) MySQL
12 4 (10.00%) OOD
12 4 (10.00%) RDBMS

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.50%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Architect
2 15 (37.50%) Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Technical Architect
4 8 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Java Architect
5 4 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Service Architect
6 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Digital Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Java Technical Architect
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Digital Technical Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Principal Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Software Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) .NET
1 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (15.00%) HTML
3 5 (12.50%) CSS
3 5 (12.50%) XML
4 4 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
4 4 (10.00%) Laravel
4 4 (10.00%) Symfony
5 3 (7.50%) RESTful
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.50%) HTML5
7 1 (2.50%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.50%) REST
7 1 (2.50%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Social Media
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Fintech
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) TDD
3 16 (40.00%) User Stories
4 14 (35.00%) Product Management
4 14 (35.00%) Scrum
5 13 (32.50%) Kanban
5 13 (32.50%) Prototyping
6 8 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (20.00%) OO
7 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.00%) MVC
8 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.00%) OOD
9 4 (10.00%) SOLID
9 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.50%) SFIA
10 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.50%) Web Development
11 2 (5.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) Python
2 9 (22.50%) Java
3 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 7 (17.50%) C#
5 6 (15.00%) Ruby
6 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.50%) PHP
6 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) CCNA
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Grafana
1 3 (7.50%) Graphite
1 3 (7.50%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Splunk
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Zend