Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 18 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 167 196
Rank change year-on-year -11 +29 -31
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 8 41 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.75% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.89% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 35 16
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% -2.33% -1.15%
10th Percentile £366 £345 £350
90th Percentile £450 £690 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year +28.57% +11.32% -32.39%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3644 4610 5171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.44% 84.19% 83.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2425 3014 3558
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £261 £263 £259
90th Percentile £550 £550 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 130 177
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.93 £14.81 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.58% +2.12% -
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.98 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £42.63 £35.07
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Architecture in Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
South Yorkshire 0 4 £435 -17.14% 1
West Yorkshire 0 2 £425 -15.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
Software Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Microservices
2 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) JSP
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) Angular 2
3 4 (50.00%) SOLID
3 4 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) React

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (25.00%) Firebug
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Gradle
3 2 (25.00%) Hamcrest
3 2 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) JHipster
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Agile Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) jQuery
1 6 (75.00%) JSP
2 4 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (50.00%) CSS3
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (50.00%) React
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) XSD
4 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Microservices
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) SOLID
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Groovy
4 1 (12.50%) Kotlin
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe