The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 25 June 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 44 47
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire - 0.42% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.49% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £488 £435
% change year-on-year -12.56% +12.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £40.00 £30.68
% change year-on-year +4.37% +30.39%  

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 346 409 409
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 85.86% 85.74% 86.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 219 248
Median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £615 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 5
Median hourly rate £17.85 £14.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.01% -70.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £10.88 £30.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £17.50 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Software Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Architecture in Nottinghamshire

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

1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Sitecore
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Solr
1 5 (83.33%) ArchiMate
1 5 (83.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (66.67%) Data Security
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) EPoS
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 5 (83.33%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Designer
1 5 (83.33%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ArchiMate
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (66.67%) Data Security
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Sitecore