Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Software Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Architecture over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Software Architecture
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 110 127
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.057% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.068% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - - £358
South East median daily rate £350 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £50.00 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -

Software Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1930 1472 2109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.71% 84.16% 80.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 802 1108
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +9.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £254 £235 £238
90th Percentile £537 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 60 61
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.66 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.07% -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £9.72 £9.31 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.65 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Software Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Buckinghamshire

Software Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Architecture in Buckinghamshire