The median contractor rate for a Applications Architect was £460 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 127 125
Rank change year-on-year +21 -2  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 9 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.48% 0.044% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.046% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £460 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £520 £450
% change year-on-year -8.65% +15.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £59.00
% change year-on-year - +1.69%  

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 1752 2168 2156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.39% 95.34% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1032 1434 1278
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £257 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 98 140
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.45 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.74% +0.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £12.94 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured Applications Architect in the job title.

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
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 3 months to 24 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 8 - - 1
Havant - 1 £460 -
Applications Architect
South East

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (93.33%) TOGAF
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (53.33%) Software Distribution
3 8 (53.33%) ESRI
3 8 (53.33%) Use Case
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) B2B
7 1 (6.67%) COBOL
7 1 (6.67%) DB2
7 1 (6.67%) CRM
7 1 (6.67%) CICS
7 1 (6.67%) EPoS
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Time Management
7 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
7 1 (6.67%) Geospatial Data

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 1 (6.67%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
1 1 (6.67%) Geospatial Data
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) TOGAF
2 8 (53.33%) Software Distribution
2 8 (53.33%) Use Case
3 2 (13.33%) B2B
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) ESRI
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle