Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Architect
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 6 26
Rank change year-on-year -7 +20 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 84 88 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 12.03% 15.36% 5.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.67% 16.54% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 24 18
Basingstoke median daily rate £463 £462 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.33% -5.33% -1.52%
10th Percentile £393 £416 £407
90th Percentile £603 £545 £531
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £505 £460
% change year-on-year -0.99% +9.78% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - £9.00 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £70.39 £29.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +142.72% -22.67% -15.25%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 663 532 447
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 94.99% 92.84% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 255 234
Basingstoke median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £197 £185
90th Percentile £498 £548 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 41 30
Basingstoke median hourly rate £25.00 £19.44 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.63% +2.29% +35.71%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.50 £10.38
90th Percentile £37.50 £27.50 £42.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +42.86% -30.00%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Basingstoke

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Architect in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Basingstoke

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Basingstoke

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Basingstoke

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 Basingstoke region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 51 (60.71%) Security Cleared
2 38 (45.24%) SC Cleared
3 30 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (23.81%) Service Management
5 19 (22.62%) Firewall
6 15 (17.86%) CMDB
6 15 (17.86%) Remedy
6 15 (17.86%) BMC
7 14 (16.67%) Netcool
7 14 (16.67%) ITIL
7 14 (16.67%) Cisco
7 14 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
7 14 (16.67%) VMware
8 13 (15.48%) Migration
8 13 (15.48%) Telecoms
8 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (15.48%) Project Management
9 12 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 12 (14.29%) DSDM
9 12 (14.29%) Presales
9 12 (14.29%) Service Design
9 12 (14.29%) ITIL V3
9 12 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (11.90%) CRM
10 10 (11.90%) VPN
11 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
11 9 (10.71%) Python
11 9 (10.71%) PowerShell
11 9 (10.71%) Service Delivery
11 9 (10.71%) Bash Shell

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (3.57%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.38%) Smallworld
3 1 (1.19%) CMS
3 1 (1.19%) SAS
3 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.38%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (1.19%) Infor CRM
3 1 (1.19%) Pega PRPC
3 1 (1.19%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) IaaS
1 5 (5.95%) PaaS
2 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.19%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.62%) Firewall
2 10 (11.90%) VPN
3 8 (9.52%) DAB
4 7 (8.33%) LAN
5 6 (7.14%) BGP
5 6 (7.14%) MVNO
6 5 (5.95%) OSPF
6 5 (5.95%) VLAN
6 5 (5.95%) WAN
6 5 (5.95%) Wireless
7 4 (4.76%) Network Security
7 4 (4.76%) VSAN
8 3 (3.57%) DNS
9 2 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.38%) Tactical Data Link
10 1 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.19%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (1.19%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.19%) NX-OS
10 1 (1.19%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (15.48%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.33%) Billing
3 6 (7.14%) Marketing
4 3 (3.57%) Military
5 2 (2.38%) Finance
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) Middleware
2 2 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (1.19%) .NET
3 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) CMDB
2 7 (8.33%) User Experience
3 6 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.95%) Minimum Viable Product
5 4 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.38%) Frameworx
6 2 (2.38%) PKI
7 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.19%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) Unix
2 3 (3.57%) Linux
2 3 (3.57%) Windows
3 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (23.81%) Service Management
3 14 (16.67%) ITIL
4 13 (15.48%) Migration
4 13 (15.48%) Project Management
5 12 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (14.29%) DSDM
5 12 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 12 (14.29%) Presales
5 12 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 12 (14.29%) Service Design
6 10 (11.90%) CRM
7 9 (10.71%) Service Delivery
8 8 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (9.52%) DevOps
8 8 (9.52%) Release Management
8 8 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (8.33%) Capacity Management
9 7 (8.33%) Demand Management
9 7 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.71%) Bash Shell
1 9 (10.71%) PowerShell
1 9 (10.71%) Python
2 4 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (60.71%) Security Cleared
2 38 (45.24%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 6 (7.14%) CCNP
4 6 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.95%) CCDP
6 2 (2.38%) Degree
7 1 (1.19%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.19%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.19%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 7 (8.33%) SLA
2 5 (5.95%) QA
3 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.95%) Docker
3 5 (5.95%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (16.67%) Netcool
2 4 (4.76%) Ansible
2 4 (4.76%) vCenter Server
3 2 (2.38%) SCCM
3 2 (2.38%) SCOM
3 2 (2.38%) vRealize
4 1 (1.19%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (17.86%) BMC
1 15 (17.86%) Remedy
2 14 (16.67%) Cisco
2 14 (16.67%) VMware
3 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.52%) Pega
5 7 (8.33%) Juniper
6 5 (5.95%) Citrix
6 5 (5.95%) Forcepoint
7 2 (2.38%) Intergraph
7 2 (2.38%) LogRhythm
7 2 (2.38%) Motorola
8 1 (1.19%) Epiphany
8 1 (1.19%) F5
8 1 (1.19%) Infor
8 1 (1.19%) Lumension
8 1 (1.19%) Marketo
8 1 (1.19%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.19%) Verint