Period
to 24 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Architect was £507 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 24 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.

Application Architect
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 185 172
Rank change year-on-year +46 -13 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 18 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.49% 0.023% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.025% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Hampshire median daily rate £507 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.30% -9.09% +18.92%
10th Percentile £447 £500 £480
90th Percentile £606 £500 £675
South East median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £60.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3492 4033 4225
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 94.76% 94.47% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2078 2609 2582
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £249 £258 £250
90th Percentile £538 £525 £520
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 217 278
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.86% -30.00%
10th Percentile £11.06 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.46 £42.15
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.32% +2.91%

Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Architect in Hampshire

Applications Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Architect in Hampshire

Applications Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Architect in Hampshire over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Architect in Hampshire

Applications Architect
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 Applications Architect within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 9 £550 -
Basingstoke - 4 £447 -
Eastleigh - 3 £588 -
Havant - 1 £460 -
Applications Architect
South East

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, Applications 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 Hampshire region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 12 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Use Case
4 5 (27.78%) ESRI
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix
4 5 (27.78%) Unix
4 5 (27.78%) Software Distribution
5 4 (22.22%) Docker
5 4 (22.22%) DevOps
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) CRM
5 4 (22.22%) SOA
5 4 (22.22%) Retail
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) Middleware
5 4 (22.22%) PaaS
5 4 (22.22%) OpenStack
5 4 (22.22%) IaaS
6 3 (16.67%) JSP 440
6 3 (16.67%) MODAF
6 3 (16.67%) WFM
6 3 (16.67%) Military
6 3 (16.67%) Tactical Data Link
7 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (11.11%) B2B

Applications Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) IaaS
2 4 (22.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
General
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum
2 5 (27.78%) Software Distribution
2 5 (27.78%) Use Case
3 4 (22.22%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) SOA
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) MODAF
4 3 (16.67%) WFM
5 2 (11.11%) B2B
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix
2 5 (27.78%) ESRI