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 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 131 147 127
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 14 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.068% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.082% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 1
Median daily rate £635 £325 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.38% -15.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £435 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.06% +16.00%
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
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
2367 2439 1846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 85.48% 82.71% 77.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1651 1712 1222
Median daily rate £425 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 53 57
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.39 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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 25 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
West Yorkshire +5 8 £670 +106.15% 4
South Yorkshire - 4 £400 -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) MySQL
2 14 (53.85%) Linux
3 13 (50.00%) Apache
4 12 (46.15%) PHP
5 11 (42.31%) OO
6 10 (38.46%) RESTful
6 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
7 9 (34.62%) TDD
7 9 (34.62%) SQL
8 8 (30.77%) Zend
8 8 (30.77%) Zend Framework
9 7 (26.92%) PHP 5
9 7 (26.92%) LAMP
9 7 (26.92%) HTML
9 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
9 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
9 7 (26.92%) OO PHP
9 7 (26.92%) Doctrine
10 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
10 6 (23.08%) PHPUnit
10 6 (23.08%) Java
10 6 (23.08%) Python
11 5 (19.23%) MVC
11 5 (19.23%) Ruby
12 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
12 4 (15.38%) CodeIgniter
12 4 (15.38%) JSON
12 4 (15.38%) Symfony
12 4 (15.38%) CSS

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 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) nginx
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
3 6 (23.08%) PHPUnit
4 3 (11.54%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Architect
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) PHP Developer
3 7 (26.92%) LAMP Developer
4 6 (23.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Service Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Architect
5 3 (11.54%) PHP Zend Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Digital Technical Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Developer
6 2 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Principal Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Principal Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Digital Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) RESTful
2 8 (30.77%) Zend Framework
3 7 (26.92%) Doctrine
3 7 (26.92%) HTML
3 7 (26.92%) LAMP
4 4 (15.38%) CodeIgniter
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
4 4 (15.38%) JSON
4 4 (15.38%) Laravel
4 4 (15.38%) Symfony
5 3 (11.54%) .NET
5 3 (11.54%) Django
5 3 (11.54%) jQuery
5 3 (11.54%) Play Framework
5 3 (11.54%) REST
5 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.85%) Ajax
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Social Media
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) OO
3 9 (34.62%) TDD
4 7 (26.92%) OO PHP
5 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 5 (19.23%) MVC
7 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) OOD
8 3 (11.54%) Prototyping
8 3 (11.54%) Service Design
8 3 (11.54%) SFIA
9 2 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
9 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
9 2 (7.69%) Open Source
9 2 (7.69%) Project Management
9 2 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) PHP
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) PHP 5
4 6 (23.08%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) Python
5 5 (19.23%) Ruby
6 3 (11.54%) C#
6 3 (11.54%) Scala
7 2 (7.69%) C++
8 1 (3.85%) Apple Swift
8 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CCNA
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Grafana
1 3 (11.54%) Graphite
1 3 (11.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Zend
2 3 (11.54%) Splunk