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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 24 33 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 150 88 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.13% 5.26% 7.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.79% 5.64% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 55 82
Average daily rate
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£450 £463 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -11.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £649
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +29.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £40.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+13.58% -12.43%
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
1926 1560 1922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 91.54% 93.25% 93.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1094 919 1014
Average daily rate £360 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 132 190
Average hourly rate £15.06 £15.17 £19.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.67% -20.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.95 £35.00 £39.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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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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 +11 31 £425 - 5
Basingstoke +28 21 £525 - 2
Farnborough +2 9 £455 -32.59% 2
Portsmouth -5 8 £450 - 4
Hook -11 8 £403 -13.09% 1
Havant +1 6 £575 +21.05% 2
Fareham -3 3 £519 +6.41%
Andover - 1 £420 -
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Winchester - - - -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 134 (47.35%) Security Cleared
2 98 (34.63%) SC Cleared
3 62 (21.91%) Oracle
4 53 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (17.67%) Web Services
6 41 (14.49%) VMware
7 40 (14.13%) SOA
8 38 (13.43%) DV Cleared
9 36 (12.72%) J2EE
10 35 (12.37%) Apache
11 33 (11.66%) Internet
12 30 (10.60%) UNIX
13 29 (10.25%) Technical Architecture
13 29 (10.25%) Amazon AWS
14 27 (9.54%) Maven
14 27 (9.54%) ITIL
15 26 (9.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (8.83%) Eclipse
17 24 (8.48%) Windows
17 24 (8.48%) Military
17 24 (8.48%) Firewall
17 24 (8.48%) Jenkins
18 23 (8.13%) Security Architecture
18 23 (8.13%) Puppet
19 21 (7.42%) Scrum
20 20 (7.07%) Java
20 20 (7.07%) SQL
20 20 (7.07%) RESTful
21 19 (6.71%) FitNesse
21 19 (6.71%) Cucumber

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 35 (12.37%) Apache
2 12 (4.24%) Apache Solr
3 10 (3.53%) WebLogic
3 10 (3.53%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.12%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.77%) IIS
6 3 (1.06%) SAS
6 3 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.06%) CMS
6 3 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.71%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.71%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.35%) Documentum
8 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.35%) ATG Dynamo
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 11 (3.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (4.24%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (4.24%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (2.83%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (2.12%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.35%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.25%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.36%) SaaS
3 5 (1.77%) Office 365
4 1 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 33 (11.66%) Internet
2 24 (8.48%) Firewall
3 12 (4.24%) Network Security
3 12 (4.24%) LDAP
4 8 (2.83%) WAN
5 7 (2.47%) HTTP
5 7 (2.47%) LAN
6 5 (1.77%) DNS
6 5 (1.77%) SAN
7 4 (1.41%) X.400
7 4 (1.41%) X.500
7 4 (1.41%) S/MIME
7 4 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.06%) BGP
9 2 (0.71%) OSPF
9 2 (0.71%) VLAN
9 2 (0.71%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.35%) HSRP
10 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.01%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (5.65%) Oracle Database
3 15 (5.30%) SQL Server
4 12 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.53%) MySQL
6 9 (3.18%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (2.83%) Big Data
8 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.77%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.06%) DB2
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.35%) Base SAS
12 1 (0.35%) Star Schema
12 1 (0.35%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 27 (9.54%) Maven
2 25 (8.83%) Eclipse
3 24 (8.48%) Jenkins
4 19 (6.71%) Cucumber
4 19 (6.71%) JIRA
4 19 (6.71%) FitNesse
5 5 (1.77%) Gerrit
5 5 (1.77%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (1.41%) JUnit
7 3 (1.06%) Checkstyle
7 3 (1.06%) Selenium
7 3 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.06%) FindBugs
7 3 (1.06%) Gradle
8 1 (0.35%) StarTeam
General
1 24 (8.48%) Military
2 18 (6.36%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.59%) Marketing
4 12 (4.24%) Finance
5 8 (2.83%) Retail
6 5 (1.77%) Banking
6 5 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.71%) Front Office
7 2 (0.71%) Back Office
7 2 (0.71%) Electronics
7 2 (0.71%) Local Government
8 1 (0.35%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.35%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) French Language
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (17.67%) Web Services
2 36 (12.72%) J2EE
3 20 (7.07%) RESTful
4 17 (6.01%) .NET
4 17 (6.01%) PostGIS
5 16 (5.65%) SOAP
6 12 (4.24%) Middleware
7 10 (3.53%) REST
8 9 (3.18%) XML
9 8 (2.83%) JSP
10 7 (2.47%) WebCenter
11 4 (1.41%) Ajax
11 4 (1.41%) HTML
11 4 (1.41%) XSLT
12 3 (1.06%) XSD
12 3 (1.06%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (1.06%) Classic ASP
12 3 (1.06%) ASP.NET
12 3 (1.06%) JMS
12 3 (1.06%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.71%) Open Source
2 16 (5.65%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.53%) CESG
4 7 (2.47%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (2.47%) Freedom of Information Act
4 7 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.12%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.77%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.06%) Web 2.0
7 3 (1.06%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (1.06%) Human Factors
7 3 (1.06%) Social Media
7 3 (1.06%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.06%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.71%) Celerra
8 2 (0.71%) RMADS
8 2 (0.71%) PKI
8 2 (0.71%) Replication
8 2 (0.71%) EMC Centera
8 2 (0.71%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.60%) UNIX
2 24 (8.48%) Windows
3 16 (5.65%) Linux
4 15 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.83%) Android
6 7 (2.47%) Windows Vista
7 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.77%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.41%) Solaris
9 3 (1.06%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.71%) AIX
11 1 (0.35%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.35%) VMS
11 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (14.13%) SOA
3 29 (10.25%) Technical Architecture
4 27 (9.54%) ITIL
5 23 (8.13%) Security Architecture
6 21 (7.42%) Scrum
7 18 (6.36%) Migration
8 17 (6.01%) Service Delivery
8 17 (6.01%) Network Architecture
9 16 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (5.30%) TOGAF
11 13 (4.59%) MODAF
11 13 (4.59%) CRM
11 13 (4.59%) Information Assurance
12 12 (4.24%) Use Case
13 11 (3.89%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (3.89%) Information Security
13 11 (3.89%) Analytics
14 10 (3.53%) Capacity Planning
14 10 (3.53%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.07%) Java
1 20 (7.07%) SQL
2 12 (4.24%) C
3 5 (1.77%) C#
3 5 (1.77%) Perl
3 5 (1.77%) PHP
3 5 (1.77%) Python
4 3 (1.06%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.06%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.71%) ABAP
5 2 (0.71%) VBA
6 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.35%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.35%) C++
6 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 134 (47.35%) Security Cleared
2 98 (34.63%) SC Cleared
3 38 (13.43%) DV Cleared
4 17 (6.01%) Degree
5 4 (1.41%) MCSE
5 4 (1.41%) CISSP
5 4 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.41%) CISM
6 3 (1.06%) CCIE
7 2 (0.71%) VTSP
8 1 (0.35%) VCAP
8 1 (0.35%) CCNP
8 1 (0.35%) CCNA
8 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.53%) QA
2 9 (3.18%) JSP 440
3 4 (1.41%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (9.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.95%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.83%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (2.12%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.71%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.71%) XenApp
5 2 (0.71%) XenServer
6 1 (0.35%) vSphere
6 1 (0.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (8.13%) Puppet
2 5 (1.77%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.71%) MIIS
6 1 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.35%) SCOM
6 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 62 (21.91%) Oracle
2 41 (14.49%) VMware
3 17 (6.01%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.53%) Cisco
5 7 (2.47%) Citrix
5 7 (2.47%) TIBCO
6 6 (2.12%) Informatica
6 6 (2.12%) HP
6 6 (2.12%) IBM
6 6 (2.12%) SAP
7 5 (1.77%) Siebel
7 5 (1.77%) McAfee
7 5 (1.77%) Lumension
8 4 (1.41%) Sophos
8 4 (1.41%) EMC
8 4 (1.41%) webMethods
8 4 (1.41%) JBoss
8 4 (1.41%) Software AG
8 4 (1.41%) Juniper
9 3 (1.06%) CA
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £480.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £20 - £30 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 21 days ago