The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Southampton region that had 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
Architect
Rank 5 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 37 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 13.07% 7.14% 6.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.91% 7.28% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 12
Median daily rate £525 £538 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £632 £650 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.98 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+22.02% +2.43%
Architect
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
266 316 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 93.99% 98.14% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 211 192
Median daily rate £365 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 26
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Southampton region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
4 8 (17.02%) PaaS
4 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
5 7 (14.89%) Retail
5 7 (14.89%) Java
5 7 (14.89%) VMware
6 6 (12.77%) Docker
6 6 (12.77%) Scrum
6 6 (12.77%) Finance
6 6 (12.77%) Cisco
6 6 (12.77%) Windows
6 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
6 6 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (10.64%) IaaS
7 5 (10.64%) Java EE
7 5 (10.64%) ATG
7 5 (10.64%) Microservices
7 5 (10.64%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (10.64%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (8.51%) Big Data
8 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.51%) SAP
8 4 (8.51%) ITIL
8 4 (8.51%) CCNA
8 4 (8.51%) Citrix
8 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (8.51%) Hadoop

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 3 (6.38%) Apache Spark
1 3 (6.38%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (17.02%) PaaS
2 6 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.64%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (10.64%) IaaS
4 3 (6.38%) Office 365
5 2 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.13%) G Suite
6 1 (2.13%) OneDrive
6 1 (2.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) LDAP
1 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (8.51%) Big Data
2 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.13%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.13%) HBase
5 1 (2.13%) Impala
5 1 (2.13%) Parquet
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 7 (14.89%) Retail
2 6 (12.77%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) Java EE
2 2 (4.26%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (4.26%) REST
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.26%) EPoS
2 2 (4.26%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.26%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.13%) CMDB
3 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) PKI
3 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
2 6 (12.77%) Scrum
3 5 (10.64%) Microservices
4 4 (8.51%) ITIL
4 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.38%) CRM
5 3 (6.38%) Data Architecture
5 3 (6.38%) Data Security
5 3 (6.38%) Security Architecture
5 3 (6.38%) Service Management
5 3 (6.38%) TOGAF
5 3 (6.38%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (4.26%) Coaching
6 2 (4.26%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps
6 2 (4.26%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (4.26%) MODAF
6 2 (4.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) Java
2 2 (4.26%) Python
2 2 (4.26%) Scala
3 1 (2.13%) C
3 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) CCNA
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.26%) CCA
4 2 (4.26%) CCIE
4 2 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.26%) MCSE
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.26%) JSP 440
2 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Docker
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Flume
4 1 (2.13%) XenApp
4 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (4.26%) Puppet
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
1 2 (4.26%) Terraform
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) VMware
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco
4 5 (10.64%) ATG
5 4 (8.51%) Citrix
5 4 (8.51%) SAP
6 3 (6.38%) Avaya
6 3 (6.38%) Cloudera
6 3 (6.38%) MapR
7 2 (4.26%) hybris
7 2 (4.26%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.26%) Juniper
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle
7 2 (4.26%) Splunk
8 1 (2.13%) BMC
8 1 (2.13%) CA
8 1 (2.13%) Dell
8 1 (2.13%) Google
8 1 (2.13%) Hortonworks
8 1 (2.13%) Remedy