The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 3 months to 30 March 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 -
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.51% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £450 £419
% change year-on-year -10.55% +7.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.75 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -4.50% +33.33%  

Software Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 455 490 726
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 84.73% 83.76% 85.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 274 426
Median daily rate £370 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.84% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 20
Median hourly rate £17.36 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.15% +9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.38 £32.50 £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Glasgow

Software Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Architecture in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) WebSockets
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) D3.js
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Android Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior UI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) D3.js
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) WebSockets
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter