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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 132 144 126
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 13 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.45% 0.14% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.17% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.02%
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
2362 2368 1923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.27% 82.42% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1652 1565 1259
Median daily rate £425 £365 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 62 51
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.72 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% -33.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £9.24 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 May 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 6 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
West Yorkshire +6 12 £450 +38.46% 4
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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

1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) MySQL
2 13 (59.09%) Apache
2 13 (59.09%) Linux
3 12 (54.55%) TDD
4 9 (40.91%) Java
4 9 (40.91%) SQL
5 8 (36.36%) PHP
6 7 (31.82%) OO
6 7 (31.82%) LAMP
6 7 (31.82%) Ruby
6 7 (31.82%) JSON
6 7 (31.82%) Zend
6 7 (31.82%) Zend Framework
6 7 (31.82%) PHP 5
6 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
6 7 (31.82%) RESTful
6 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
6 7 (31.82%) OO PHP
6 7 (31.82%) Doctrine
7 6 (27.27%) nginx
7 6 (27.27%) Redis
7 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
7 6 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
7 6 (27.27%) PHPUnit
7 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (27.27%) Mac OS X
7 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
8 5 (22.73%) Unix

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 13 (59.09%) Apache
2 6 (27.27%) nginx
2 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) MySQL
2 6 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (27.27%) Redis
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
1 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 6 (27.27%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Architect
2 9 (40.91%) Developer
3 7 (31.82%) LAMP Developer
4 6 (27.27%) PHP Developer
4 6 (27.27%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Technical Architect
5 5 (22.73%) Digital Architect
5 5 (22.73%) Digital Technical Architect
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Architect
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Digital Architect
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Technical Architect
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Test Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) PHP Zend Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Linux Developer
7 2 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Doctrine
1 7 (31.82%) JSON
1 7 (31.82%) LAMP
1 7 (31.82%) RESTful
1 7 (31.82%) Zend Framework
2 5 (22.73%) Django
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) Play Framework
2 5 (22.73%) REST
2 5 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Mac OS X
3 5 (22.73%) Unix
4 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
5 3 (13.64%) Android
5 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) TDD
3 7 (31.82%) OO
3 7 (31.82%) OO PHP
4 4 (18.18%) BDD
4 4 (18.18%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Load Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Open Source
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Design
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) PHP
3 7 (31.82%) PHP 5
3 7 (31.82%) Ruby
4 5 (22.73%) Scala
5 3 (13.64%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) Python
6 2 (9.09%) C++
7 1 (4.55%) Apple Swift
7 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
1 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Zend
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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