The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 25 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 10 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.63% 7.82% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 8.05% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Average daily rate £463 £433 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.05% +23.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £380 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £493 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.19% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.03 £55.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.40% +57.14%
Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
185 236 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 85.65% 97.12% 90.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 131 74
Average daily rate £350 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.85 £39.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Architect
Hampshire

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Basingstoke region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Basingstoke region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) CRM
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) IBM
6 2 (13.33%) Logistics
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Workflow
6 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (13.33%) Human Factors
7 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (6.67%) ArcGIS
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) DB2
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.67%) Military
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
3 1 (6.67%) JSP
3 1 (6.67%) XSLT
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Human Factors
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Logistics
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Database Security
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.67%) ESRI