Period
to 18 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Software Design Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Design Architect
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Design Architect 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.43% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median daily rate - - -
South East median daily rate - - £650
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Kent
Contract vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 449 520 776
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.35% 95.41% 97.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 375 564
Kent median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +3.70%
10th Percentile £200 £173 £180
90th Percentile £616 £538 £559
South East median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 28 23
Kent median hourly rate £40.00 £26.54 £20.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.74% +27.39% +30.19%
10th Percentile £11.19 £12.68 £10.60
90th Percentile £148.13 £77.64 £129.80
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50% +14.29%

Software Design Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, Software Design Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Kent region featuring Software Design Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) EDI
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 2 (100.00%) AMQP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics

Software Design Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) AMQP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 2 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) EDI
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft