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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 25 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 124 113 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.07% 6.10% 5.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 6.71% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 58 34
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£500 £465 £436
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +6.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £407 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £34.00 £37.13 £26.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.41% +37.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £44.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+11.86% -19.54%
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
1859 1685 1327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.95% 91.03% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1054 954 727
Average daily rate £375 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 97 138
Average hourly rate £14.50 £26.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.23% +40.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.38 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £37.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Southampton +14 35 £525 -19.23% 11
Basingstoke +10 17 £503 +34.00% 1
Hook -13 10 £438 +3.36% 3
Farnborough -14 8 £450 -16.27%
Havant 0 7 £475 +1.60%
Fareham -6 4 £550 +29.41%
Portsmouth -10 2 £350 -36.36% 3
Aldershot +6 1 £400 -11.11% 1
Andover - - - -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 137 (48.24%) Security Cleared
2 98 (34.51%) SC Cleared
3 59 (20.77%) DV Cleared
4 53 (18.66%) Microsoft
5 47 (16.55%) SOA
5 47 (16.55%) VMware
5 47 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (15.14%) Oracle
7 42 (14.79%) PostgreSQL
8 38 (13.38%) TOGAF
8 38 (13.38%) Apache
9 37 (13.03%) Open Source
10 34 (11.97%) Java
11 33 (11.62%) Telecoms
12 31 (10.92%) UNIX
12 31 (10.92%) Linux
13 28 (9.86%) Windows
14 27 (9.51%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (8.45%) Java EE
16 23 (8.10%) Firewall
17 21 (7.39%) Middleware
17 21 (7.39%) Red Hat
17 21 (7.39%) J2EE
18 20 (7.04%) WebLogic
19 19 (6.69%) SQL Server
19 19 (6.69%) Finance
19 19 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
20 18 (6.34%) Scrum
20 18 (6.34%) CRM
20 18 (6.34%) IBM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 38 (13.38%) Apache
2 20 (7.04%) WebLogic
3 14 (4.93%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.11%) Apache Solr
4 6 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.76%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (1.41%) IIS
7 3 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.70%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.35%) Documentum
9 1 (0.35%) Lync
9 1 (0.35%) CMS
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.06%) Simulink
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.23%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (3.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (2.82%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.06%) Summit
5 3 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.70%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.70%) HFM
6 2 (0.70%) SAP SCM
6 2 (0.70%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.35%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.82%) SaaS
3 2 (0.70%) Office 365
3 2 (0.70%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.10%) Firewall
2 16 (5.63%) Internet
3 13 (4.58%) SAN
4 9 (3.17%) MVNO
5 7 (2.46%) BGP
6 6 (2.11%) Multicast
6 6 (2.11%) NAS
7 5 (1.76%) ATM
8 3 (1.06%) DNS
8 3 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.70%) LTE
9 2 (0.70%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.70%) 3G
9 2 (0.70%) X.400
9 2 (0.70%) X.500
9 2 (0.70%) DWDM
9 2 (0.70%) SMTP
9 2 (0.70%) FTP
9 2 (0.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.79%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (6.69%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.58%) Oracle Database
4 12 (4.23%) MySQL
5 9 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.46%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.41%) Big Data
9 3 (1.06%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.70%) PowerCenter
10 2 (0.70%) Star Schema
10 2 (0.70%) Essbase
10 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (5.63%) Eclipse
1 16 (5.63%) Maven
2 7 (2.46%) JIRA
3 6 (2.11%) FitNesse
3 6 (2.11%) Cucumber
3 6 (2.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.35%) ERwin
General
1 33 (11.62%) Telecoms
2 19 (6.69%) Finance
3 8 (2.82%) Retail
4 6 (2.11%) Multimedia
5 5 (1.76%) Military
5 5 (1.76%) Banking
6 3 (1.06%) Back Office
7 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) French Language
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.45%) Java EE
2 21 (7.39%) Middleware
2 21 (7.39%) J2EE
3 17 (5.99%) Web Services
4 14 (4.93%) PostGIS
5 11 (3.87%) .NET
6 6 (2.11%) SOAP
6 6 (2.11%) RESTful
7 5 (1.76%) WCF
7 5 (1.76%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (1.41%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.70%) Ajax
10 1 (0.35%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.35%) Spring
10 1 (0.35%) REST
10 1 (0.35%) JSP
10 1 (0.35%) Classic ASP
10 1 (0.35%) XML
10 1 (0.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.03%) Open Source
2 12 (4.23%) PKI
3 8 (2.82%) Data Structures
4 7 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.11%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.76%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.41%) CESG
7 4 (1.41%) e-Health
8 3 (1.06%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.70%) Replication
9 2 (0.70%) NHS
9 2 (0.70%) RMADS
10 1 (0.35%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.35%) Statistics
10 1 (0.35%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.35%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.92%) UNIX
1 31 (10.92%) Linux
2 28 (9.86%) Windows
3 12 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.06%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.06%) Windows Vista
6 3 (1.06%) Solaris
7 2 (0.70%) HPUX
8 1 (0.35%) AIX
8 1 (0.35%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (16.55%) SOA
1 47 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (13.38%) TOGAF
3 19 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (6.34%) Scrum
4 18 (6.34%) CRM
5 17 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (5.63%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (4.93%) ITIL
7 14 (4.93%) Use Case
8 13 (4.58%) Data Architecture
8 13 (4.58%) Security Architecture
9 12 (4.23%) Network Architecture
9 12 (4.23%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (4.23%) Network Planning
10 11 (3.87%) ETL
10 11 (3.87%) Data Modelling
11 10 (3.52%) Service Management
11 10 (3.52%) Content Management
11 10 (3.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (11.97%) Java
2 13 (4.58%) SQL
3 10 (3.52%) PHP
4 6 (2.11%) Ruby
4 6 (2.11%) C#
5 5 (1.76%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.70%) C
6 2 (0.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.35%) C++
7 1 (0.35%) VBA
7 1 (0.35%) Python
7 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 137 (48.24%) Security Cleared
2 98 (34.51%) SC Cleared
3 59 (20.77%) DV Cleared
4 15 (5.28%) Degree
5 7 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.11%) CCNP
7 5 (1.76%) CCIE
7 5 (1.76%) VCP4
8 3 (1.06%) CISM
8 3 (1.06%) BC Cleared
8 3 (1.06%) CCNA
8 3 (1.06%) CISSP
9 2 (0.70%) VTSP
10 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.06%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.70%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (9.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.58%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (4.58%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (2.46%) vSphere
5 5 (1.76%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.76%) XenServer
5 5 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.76%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.06%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 9 (3.17%) Tivoli
1 9 (3.17%) Red Hat Satellite
2 6 (2.11%) Puppet
3 3 (1.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (1.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (0.70%) MIIS
5 1 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.35%) SCOM
5 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 53 (18.66%) Microsoft
2 47 (16.55%) VMware
3 43 (15.14%) Oracle
4 21 (7.39%) Red Hat
5 18 (6.34%) IBM
6 12 (4.23%) NetApp
7 11 (3.87%) Cisco
7 11 (3.87%) HP
8 8 (2.82%) Informatica
9 6 (2.11%) CA
10 5 (1.76%) Citrix
10 5 (1.76%) Apple
11 4 (1.41%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.41%) Remedy
12 3 (1.06%) McAfee
12 3 (1.06%) ESRI
12 3 (1.06%) Fujitsu
12 3 (1.06%) BMC
12 3 (1.06%) Juniper
12 3 (1.06%) EMC
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £42 per hour + dependant on experiance
Posted: 22 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £32 - £38 per hour + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago