The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 120 113 110
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 1 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.051% 0.52% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.63% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 8
Median daily rate £425 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £440 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-27.14% -
Software Architecture
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1560 1755 1600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.03% 82.51% 76.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1026 1112 953
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 85 78
Median hourly rate £45.00 £26.09 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.47% -30.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £49.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Software Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Software Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth -13 1 £425 - 1
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) STB
2 3 (75.00%) MPEG
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) Digital TV
2 3 (75.00%) DVB
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++

Software Architecture
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DVB
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Product Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
1 3 (75.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Digital TV
1 3 (75.00%) MPEG
1 3 (75.00%) STB
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 12207