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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 10 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 262 123 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 11.71% 5.97% 6.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.52% 6.49% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 68 72
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£475 £450 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £565 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £499 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £54.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.18% +54.28%
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
2092 1895 1719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.48% 92.03% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1272 1122 992
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 112 148
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -7.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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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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 +18 56 £363 -14.70% 1
Gosport +18 38 £525 -3.00%
Hook +7 18 £431 +4.50%
Portsmouth +12 16 £525 +16.66% 2
Winchester - 13 £450 -
Basingstoke -4 12 £460 -2.64%
Aldershot +6 10 £468 -1.57%
Havant +12 7 £565 +25.55% 1
Farnborough -5 3 £423 -16.66%
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 145 (36.07%) Security Cleared
2 110 (27.36%) SC Cleared
3 108 (26.87%) Windows
4 104 (25.87%) Oracle
5 55 (13.68%) Microsoft
6 53 (13.18%) TOGAF
6 53 (13.18%) Technical Architecture
7 51 (12.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 50 (12.44%) SQL Server
9 49 (12.19%) MS Exchange
9 49 (12.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 43 (10.70%) ITIL
11 42 (10.45%) Finance
12 39 (9.70%) Migration
13 37 (9.20%) VMware
13 37 (9.20%) UML
13 37 (9.20%) Analytics
14 36 (8.96%) Java
15 35 (8.71%) Data Warehouse
16 33 (8.21%) Telecoms
16 33 (8.21%) Oracle Database
17 32 (7.96%) MCSE
17 32 (7.96%) Intel
17 32 (7.96%) Citrix
17 32 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
17 32 (7.96%) Microsoft Certification
18 31 (7.71%) Data Modelling
19 30 (7.46%) Firewall
19 30 (7.46%) Military
20 29 (7.21%) Agile Software Development

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 49 (12.19%) MS Exchange
2 29 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 28 (6.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (4.98%) WebLogic
5 18 (4.48%) SharePoint
6 15 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.24%) Documentum
9 4 (1.00%) SAS
9 4 (1.00%) CICS
10 3 (0.75%) JBoss
10 3 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.25%) Lync
11 1 (0.25%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.25%) ArcSDE
11 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 19 (4.73%) MS Office
2 9 (2.24%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.50%) SPSS
3 2 (0.50%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (2.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.75%) Summit
4 3 (0.75%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (2.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 11 (2.74%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (1.74%) Office 365
4 3 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.25%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.25%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.25%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.25%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.46%) Firewall
2 21 (5.22%) LAN
3 20 (4.98%) DNS
4 18 (4.48%) WAN
5 15 (3.73%) DHCP
6 13 (3.23%) MPLS
7 8 (1.99%) Wireless
7 8 (1.99%) xDSL
8 7 (1.74%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (1.74%) Unified Communications
8 7 (1.74%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (1.49%) MGW
10 5 (1.24%) MVNO
10 5 (1.24%) VPN
10 5 (1.24%) SAN
10 5 (1.24%) Internet
10 5 (1.24%) 3GPP
11 4 (1.00%) SDH
11 4 (1.00%) GSM
11 4 (1.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.71%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (8.21%) Oracle Database
4 28 (6.97%) Oracle BI EE
5 26 (6.47%) Oracle Reports
6 20 (4.98%) Oracle ODI
7 18 (4.48%) Oracle Discoverer
8 11 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
8 11 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (2.49%) Big Data
10 7 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.49%) OLTP
12 5 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (1.00%) EDRMS
13 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (4.48%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.00%) ERwin
3 2 (0.50%) Maven
3 2 (0.50%) WebLogic Workshop
4 1 (0.25%) XMLSpy
General
1 42 (10.45%) Finance
2 33 (8.21%) Telecoms
3 30 (7.46%) Military
4 10 (2.49%) Billing
5 8 (1.99%) Games
6 6 (1.49%) General Ledger
6 6 (1.49%) Retail
7 5 (1.24%) Marketing
8 4 (1.00%) Banking
8 4 (1.00%) Legal
9 2 (0.50%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Electronics
10 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Publishing
10 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.73%) .NET
1 15 (3.73%) Web Services
2 12 (2.99%) Middleware
3 11 (2.74%) Java EE
4 7 (1.74%) JSP
5 5 (1.24%) REST
6 4 (1.00%) Apache Camel
6 4 (1.00%) XML
7 3 (0.75%) LAMP
7 3 (0.75%) HTML
7 3 (0.75%) WebCenter
7 3 (0.75%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.50%) Spring
8 2 (0.50%) JSON
8 2 (0.50%) jQuery
8 2 (0.50%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.50%) HTML5
8 2 (0.50%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.50%) JMS
8 2 (0.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.47%) Management Information System
2 15 (3.73%) Data Centre
3 9 (2.24%) GIS
3 9 (2.24%) Data Integration
4 8 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.74%) Taxonomies
5 7 (1.74%) Physics
5 7 (1.74%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.49%) Social Media
6 6 (1.49%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.24%) Frameworx
7 5 (1.24%) User Experience
7 5 (1.24%) PKI
8 4 (1.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (1.00%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.75%) Oracle Exalytics
9 3 (0.75%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (0.75%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 108 (26.87%) Windows
2 51 (12.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (12.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (6.97%) Windows 7
4 28 (6.97%) UNIX
5 24 (5.97%) Linux
6 10 (2.49%) HPUX
7 7 (1.74%) Windows Vista
8 6 (1.49%) AIX
9 3 (0.75%) Solaris
9 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (13.18%) TOGAF
1 53 (13.18%) Technical Architecture
2 43 (10.70%) ITIL
3 39 (9.70%) Migration
4 37 (9.20%) UML
4 37 (9.20%) Analytics
5 32 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (7.71%) Data Modelling
7 29 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (7.21%) Information Architecture
8 28 (6.97%) CRM
9 26 (6.47%) Enterprise Architecture
10 23 (5.72%) E-business
11 20 (4.98%) Data Management
11 20 (4.98%) Data Architecture
12 19 (4.73%) Data Governance
13 17 (4.23%) Data Migration
13 17 (4.23%) Project Management
13 17 (4.23%) SOA
14 15 (3.73%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (8.96%) Java
2 29 (7.21%) SQL
3 10 (2.49%) C++
4 7 (1.74%) COBOL
5 5 (1.24%) C
5 5 (1.24%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.75%) R
7 3 (0.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.75%) Perl
8 2 (0.50%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.50%) VB
8 2 (0.50%) ABAP
9 1 (0.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 145 (36.07%) Security Cleared
2 110 (27.36%) SC Cleared
3 32 (7.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (7.96%) MCSE
4 26 (6.47%) DV Cleared
5 12 (2.99%) Degree
6 8 (1.99%) CISSP
7 5 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.24%) ISEB
8 4 (1.00%) CCNP
8 4 (1.00%) CCNA
8 4 (1.00%) CEH
9 3 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.50%) MCITP
10 2 (0.50%) CISM
10 2 (0.50%) MCSA
10 2 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.25%) CCIE
11 1 (0.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.24%) QA
1 5 (1.24%) JSP 440
1 5 (1.24%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.50%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (5.22%) Active Directory
1 21 (5.22%) XenApp
2 20 (4.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.48%) XenDesktop
4 12 (2.99%) Docker
5 8 (1.99%) VMware ESX
6 7 (1.74%) vSphere
7 3 (0.75%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 15 (3.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (1.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (0.50%) WMI
3 2 (0.50%) SCCM
4 1 (0.25%) SCOM
4 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 104 (25.87%) Oracle
2 55 (13.68%) Microsoft
3 37 (9.20%) VMware
4 32 (7.96%) Intel
4 32 (7.96%) Citrix
5 24 (5.97%) IBM
6 16 (3.98%) Symantec
7 13 (3.23%) OpenText
7 13 (3.23%) Cisco
7 13 (3.23%) SAP
7 13 (3.23%) Pega
7 13 (3.23%) Ventyx
8 11 (2.74%) HP
9 8 (1.99%) Juniper
9 8 (1.99%) EMC
10 7 (1.74%) Cognos
11 6 (1.49%) Informatica
12 5 (1.24%) F5
13 4 (1.00%) ESRI
13 4 (1.00%) Brocade
Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago