The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Software Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 102 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Architect 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.27% 0.046% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.048% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
Software 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
1706 2075 2047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.32% 95.53% 92.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1051 1279 1114
Median daily rate £375 £388 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 151 137
Median hourly rate £14.60 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.15% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.05 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hampshire region that featured Software Architect in the job title.

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Software Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Architect Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Software Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Software Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring Software Architect in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (60.00%) Simulink
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) IntelliJ
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) JDBC
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) PA-DSS
2 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Gradle

Software Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Simulink
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
1 2 (40.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
1 2 (40.00%) JDBC
1 2 (40.00%) JSF
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PA-DSS
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat