The first table below looks at the demand for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hampshire region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 102 84 101
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 11 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.54% 1.26% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.72% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 1
Average daily rate
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£369 £316 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.60% -33.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £410
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -20.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -16.47%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1500 1279 1245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 73.35% 73.13% 70.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 724 647
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 89 104
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.25 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Architecture across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Software Architecture Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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 - 5 £425 - 1
Portsmouth - - - -
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture.

1 7 (43.75%) Linux
1 7 (43.75%) UML
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) SOA
2 6 (37.50%) C
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) ClearCase
3 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (31.25%) WebCenter
3 5 (31.25%) Network Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (25.00%) DTV
4 4 (25.00%) POSIX
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) DVB
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) STB
5 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Android
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DVB
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) ClearCase
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Digital Architect
4 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) WebCenter
2 4 (25.00%) POSIX
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) XSLT
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) LAMP
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) MDX
4 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (25.00%) DTV
2 3 (18.75%) STB
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 3 (18.75%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Phone
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) UML
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) SOA
3 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (31.25%) Network Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
6 1 (6.25%) AOP
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Delphi
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Sitecore