The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 26 37 16
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 158 71 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.11% 4.42% 8.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.79% 4.78% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 50 65
Average daily rate
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£498 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.73% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £375 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £44.25 £47.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.20% -5.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £62.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +47.05%
Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2027 1486 1482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 91.18% 92.53% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1117 835 736
Average daily rate £350 £363 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +2.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 106 180
Average hourly rate £16.72 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +25 40 £775 +72.16% 5
Southampton -1 20 £475 -29.62% 7
Farnborough -5 10 £415 -12.63% 2
Portsmouth -8 9 £494 -26.85%
Havant -2 6 £563 +25.69%
Fareham 0 5 £500 -
Hook -23 5 £448 -4.17% 1
Winchester -2 2 - -
Andover - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 145 (51.60%) Security Cleared
2 103 (36.65%) SC Cleared
3 59 (21.00%) Oracle
4 54 (19.22%) DV Cleared
5 51 (18.15%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (17.44%) VMware
7 47 (16.73%) SOA
8 39 (13.88%) J2EE
9 38 (13.52%) Web Services
10 36 (12.81%) Apache
10 36 (12.81%) Internet
11 35 (12.46%) UNIX
12 32 (11.39%) Maven
12 32 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
13 30 (10.68%) Linux
14 29 (10.32%) Eclipse
14 29 (10.32%) ITIL
14 29 (10.32%) Microsoft
14 29 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
15 28 (9.96%) Telecoms
16 26 (9.25%) PostgreSQL
17 25 (8.90%) Technical Architecture
18 24 (8.54%) Open Source
19 23 (8.19%) Security Architecture
19 23 (8.19%) PostGIS
20 22 (7.83%) Firewall
20 22 (7.83%) Windows
21 21 (7.47%) Jenkins
21 21 (7.47%) Puppet
22 20 (7.12%) Scrum

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 36 (12.81%) Apache
2 17 (6.05%) WebLogic
3 13 (4.63%) Apache Solr
4 8 (2.85%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.42%) JBoss
5 4 (1.42%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.42%) CMS
5 4 (1.42%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.07%) IIS
6 3 (1.07%) SAS
6 3 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.07%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.07%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.71%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.36%) Documentum
8 1 (0.36%) Lync
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (2.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (6.05%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (5.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (4.27%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.07%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.71%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.71%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.71%) SAP SCM
5 2 (0.71%) HFM
6 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.69%) SaaS
3 2 (0.71%) Office 365
3 2 (0.71%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (12.81%) Internet
2 22 (7.83%) Firewall
3 10 (3.56%) SAN
4 6 (2.14%) WAN
5 5 (1.78%) BGP
5 5 (1.78%) LAN
5 5 (1.78%) LDAP
6 4 (1.42%) Network Security
6 4 (1.42%) MVNO
6 4 (1.42%) X.400
6 4 (1.42%) X.500
7 3 (1.07%) HTTP
7 3 (1.07%) DNS
7 3 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.71%) NAS
8 2 (0.71%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.71%) Multicast
8 2 (0.71%) FTP
8 2 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.25%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (4.98%) MySQL
2 14 (4.98%) Oracle Database
3 12 (4.27%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (3.20%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (3.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (2.85%) Big Data
7 5 (1.78%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.42%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.71%) Essbase
10 1 (0.36%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.36%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.36%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (11.39%) Maven
2 29 (10.32%) Eclipse
3 21 (7.47%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.05%) Cucumber
4 17 (6.05%) JIRA
4 17 (6.05%) FitNesse
5 4 (1.42%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.42%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (1.42%) Gerrit
6 3 (1.07%) Checkstyle
6 3 (1.07%) JUnit
6 3 (1.07%) Gradle
6 3 (1.07%) FindBugs
6 3 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.07%) Selenium
7 1 (0.36%) StarTeam
General
1 28 (9.96%) Telecoms
2 14 (4.98%) Military
3 12 (4.27%) Finance
4 6 (2.14%) Retail
5 4 (1.42%) Banking
6 3 (1.07%) Marketing
7 2 (0.71%) Back Office
7 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.71%) Local Government
7 2 (0.71%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) Front Office
8 1 (0.36%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.88%) J2EE
2 38 (13.52%) Web Services
3 23 (8.19%) PostGIS
4 17 (6.05%) RESTful
5 14 (4.98%) Middleware
6 11 (3.91%) SOAP
7 7 (2.49%) .NET
7 7 (2.49%) WebCenter
8 6 (2.14%) JSP
9 5 (1.78%) Ajax
10 4 (1.42%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (1.42%) XML
11 3 (1.07%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (1.07%) HTML
11 3 (1.07%) XSD
11 3 (1.07%) JMS
11 3 (1.07%) SAML
11 3 (1.07%) WSDL
11 3 (1.07%) Apache Camel
11 3 (1.07%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.54%) Open Source
2 12 (4.27%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.56%) CESG
4 9 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.85%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.85%) PKI
6 7 (2.49%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.49%) Freedom of Information Act
7 4 (1.42%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.07%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (1.07%) Web 2.0
8 3 (1.07%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.71%) RMADS
9 2 (0.71%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.71%) Celerra
9 2 (0.71%) Social Media
9 2 (0.71%) NHS
9 2 (0.71%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.71%) Replication
9 2 (0.71%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.46%) UNIX
2 30 (10.68%) Linux
3 22 (7.83%) Windows
4 12 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.49%) Solaris
6 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.78%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.78%) Windows Vista
7 5 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.78%) Android
8 3 (1.07%) AIX
9 1 (0.36%) HPUX
9 1 (0.36%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (18.15%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (16.73%) SOA
3 29 (10.32%) ITIL
4 25 (8.90%) Technical Architecture
5 23 (8.19%) Security Architecture
6 20 (7.12%) Scrum
7 19 (6.76%) Network Architecture
8 15 (5.34%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (4.98%) Service Delivery
10 13 (4.63%) Use Case
10 13 (4.63%) Information Assurance
10 13 (4.63%) TOGAF
10 13 (4.63%) Network Planning
11 12 (4.27%) Information Security
12 10 (3.56%) Risk Management
12 10 (3.56%) Security Management
12 10 (3.56%) Content Management
13 9 (3.20%) Migration
13 9 (3.20%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.69%) Java
2 14 (4.98%) SQL
3 12 (4.27%) PHP
4 5 (1.78%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.42%) Python
5 4 (1.42%) Perl
5 4 (1.42%) C
6 3 (1.07%) C#
7 2 (0.71%) ABAP
7 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.71%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.71%) Ruby
8 1 (0.36%) C++
8 1 (0.36%) VBA
8 1 (0.36%) VBScript
8 1 (0.36%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 145 (51.60%) Security Cleared
2 103 (36.65%) SC Cleared
3 54 (19.22%) DV Cleared
4 14 (4.98%) Degree
5 7 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.78%) CCIE
6 5 (1.78%) CCNP
7 4 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.07%) CISM
8 3 (1.07%) CISSP
8 3 (1.07%) CCNA
9 2 (0.71%) VTSP
10 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.36%) MCSE
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.36%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.20%) JSP 440
2 3 (1.07%) QA
2 3 (1.07%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.98%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (4.63%) Active Directory
4 12 (4.27%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (1.78%) vSphere
6 4 (1.42%) XenServer
6 4 (1.42%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.71%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.36%) vCloud
8 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (7.47%) Puppet
2 4 (1.42%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (1.42%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.07%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (1.07%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (1.07%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (0.71%) MIIS
5 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (21.00%) Oracle
2 49 (17.44%) VMware
3 29 (10.32%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.34%) Cisco
5 9 (3.20%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.85%) IBM
7 7 (2.49%) Informatica
7 7 (2.49%) HP
7 7 (2.49%) McAfee
8 6 (2.14%) NetApp
8 6 (2.14%) Juniper
9 5 (1.78%) Citrix
9 5 (1.78%) Lumension
10 4 (1.42%) EMC
10 4 (1.42%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.42%) Sophos
10 4 (1.42%) SAP
11 3 (1.07%) Siebel
11 3 (1.07%) CA
11 3 (1.07%) Sun
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago