Period
to 16 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £465 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 16 December 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
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 23
Rank change year-on-year -3 +19 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 92 63 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 15.97% 18.10% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.85% 19.63% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 27
Basingstoke median daily rate £465 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.09% +8.24% -19.81%
10th Percentile £413 £419 £400
90th Percentile £589 £500 £556
Hampshire median daily rate £550 £513 £483
% change year-on-year +7.32% +6.11% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £80.73 £52.00 £54.37
% change year-on-year +55.25% -4.35% +81.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies in Basingstoke with a recognized job title 546 321 468
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 92.24% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 168 291
Basingstoke median daily rate £388 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -5.41% +12.12%
10th Percentile £213 £165 £193
90th Percentile £538 £463 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 33
Basingstoke median hourly rate £22.50 £19.44 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.77% +29.57% +10.09%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.31 £10.60
90th Percentile £40.48 £27.50 £24.85
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +21.21%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 70 (76.09%) Security Cleared
2 55 (59.78%) SC Cleared
3 36 (39.13%) WAN
4 27 (29.35%) Cisco
5 23 (25.00%) DNS
5 23 (25.00%) Migration
5 23 (25.00%) System Testing
6 22 (23.91%) LAN
6 22 (23.91%) Juniper
7 20 (21.74%) Citrix
8 19 (20.65%) Boundary Protection
9 18 (19.57%) Forcepoint
9 18 (19.57%) DV Cleared
10 17 (18.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 17 (18.48%) Windows
11 16 (17.39%) Data Centre
12 14 (15.22%) NetScaler
13 13 (14.13%) Linux
14 12 (13.04%) Firewall
15 11 (11.96%) Remedy
15 11 (11.96%) Wireless
15 11 (11.96%) PowerShell
16 10 (10.87%) Linux Command Line
16 10 (10.87%) Validation
16 10 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (9.78%) Network Security
17 9 (9.78%) Active Directory
17 9 (9.78%) VPN
18 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
18 8 (8.70%) Fujitsu

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 (3.26%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.17%) CMS
2 2 (2.17%) JBoss
2 2 (2.17%) Smallworld
2 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.17%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (1.09%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) IaaS
1 4 (4.35%) PaaS
2 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (39.13%) WAN
2 23 (25.00%) DNS
3 22 (23.91%) LAN
4 14 (15.22%) NetScaler
5 12 (13.04%) Firewall
6 11 (11.96%) Wireless
7 9 (9.78%) Network Security
7 9 (9.78%) VPN
8 7 (7.61%) DAB
9 6 (6.52%) BGP
9 6 (6.52%) OSPF
10 2 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.17%) Internet
10 2 (2.17%) Tactical Data Link
11 1 (1.09%) MVNO
11 1 (1.09%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.17%) DB2
3 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (3.26%) Military
1 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.09%) Law
3 1 (1.09%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.43%) Middleware
2 2 (2.17%) CSS
2 2 (2.17%) HTML
2 2 (2.17%) JMS
2 2 (2.17%) JSP
2 2 (2.17%) Servlets
2 2 (2.17%) Spring
2 2 (2.17%) Struts
2 2 (2.17%) Web Services
2 2 (2.17%) XML
3 1 (1.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.87%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) CMDB
4 3 (3.26%) Clustering
5 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.17%) Frameworx
5 2 (2.17%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.17%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.17%) Social Media
5 2 (2.17%) User Experience
6 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.09%) IVR
6 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.48%) Windows
2 13 (14.13%) Linux
3 5 (5.43%) Unix
4 4 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.00%) Migration
1 23 (25.00%) System Testing
2 19 (20.65%) Boundary Protection
3 10 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (10.87%) Validation
4 7 (7.61%) IT Strategy
4 7 (7.61%) Server Building
5 6 (6.52%) Network Architecture
5 6 (6.52%) Network Planning
6 5 (5.43%) CRM
6 5 (5.43%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (5.43%) Scrum
7 4 (4.35%) DevOps
7 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (4.35%) Information Security
7 4 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.26%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.26%) ITIL
8 3 (3.26%) Service Management
8 3 (3.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.96%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.17%) Java
2 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.17%) SQL
3 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 70 (76.09%) Security Cleared
2 55 (59.78%) SC Cleared
3 18 (19.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.09%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.09%) ISEB
5 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.26%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (2.17%) SLA
4 1 (1.09%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (9.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.35%) Docker
3 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) SCCM
1 8 (8.70%) SCOM
2 7 (7.61%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.17%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (2.17%) Netcool
4 1 (1.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 27 (29.35%) Cisco
2 22 (23.91%) Juniper
3 20 (21.74%) Citrix
4 18 (19.57%) Forcepoint
5 11 (11.96%) Remedy
6 8 (8.70%) Fujitsu
6 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.35%) BMC
8 3 (3.26%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.26%) EMC
8 3 (3.26%) Pega
8 3 (3.26%) Verint
9 2 (2.17%) BEA
9 2 (2.17%) IBM
9 2 (2.17%) Intergraph
9 2 (2.17%) Motorola
9 2 (2.17%) Oracle
9 2 (2.17%) Sybase
9 2 (2.17%) Vitria
9 2 (2.17%) VMware