Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 20 January 2018 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 > Surrey
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 115 142
Rank change year-on-year -10 +27 -12
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 16 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.58% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.36% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Surrey median daily rate £400 £403 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% +12.98% +9.62%
10th Percentile £290 £394 £339
90th Percentile £480 £411 £368
South East median daily rate £350 £450 £353
% change year-on-year -22.22% +27.66% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate £48.75 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.88% - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year - -10.00% -

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,281 1,662 2,083
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.31% 82.28% 80.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,624 1,056 1,330
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £220 £290
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 89 69
Surrey median hourly rate £42.18 £27.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.20% -32.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £13.70 £12.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £50.08 £42.50 £60.98
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Surrey

Software Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Architecture in Surrey

Software Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Architecture in Surrey

Software Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Architecture in Surrey

Software Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Software Architecture in Surrey

Software Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 7 - -
Software Architecture
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 14 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 12 (75.00%) C++
3 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
5 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (50.00%) TDD
5 8 (50.00%) OO
5 8 (50.00%) HTML
5 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (50.00%) CSS
5 8 (50.00%) SOAP
5 8 (50.00%) Web Services
6 7 (43.75%) MySQL
6 7 (43.75%) Windows
6 7 (43.75%) Linux
6 7 (43.75%) Java
6 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
6 7 (43.75%) JAXB
6 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
6 7 (43.75%) Scrum
6 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
6 7 (43.75%) Mocha
6 7 (43.75%) Node.js
6 7 (43.75%) REST
6 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
6 7 (43.75%) User Experience
6 7 (43.75%) GoogleTest
6 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
6 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (43.75%) JAX-WS

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (43.75%) GoogleTest
2 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 7 (43.75%) Mocha
2 7 (43.75%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) C++ Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 7 (43.75%) Senior C++ Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) GUI Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Firmware Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (50.00%) CSS
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) SOAP
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 7 (43.75%) Chai
2 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
2 7 (43.75%) JAXB
2 7 (43.75%) JAX-WS
2 7 (43.75%) Node.js
2 7 (43.75%) OpenLayers
2 7 (43.75%) REST
2 7 (43.75%) Yocto
3 4 (25.00%) Angular 2
4 3 (18.75%) React
4 3 (18.75%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Core
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
3 8 (50.00%) OO
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
4 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
4 7 (43.75%) Scrum
4 7 (43.75%) System Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
5 4 (25.00%) Prototyping
5 4 (25.00%) Workflow
6 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
7 2 (12.50%) Image Processing
8 1 (6.25%) BDD
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
8 1 (6.25%) MVC
8 1 (6.25%) SDLC
8 1 (6.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C++
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware