The median contractor rate for an Architect was £483 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 24 June 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 12 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 152 210 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 8.66% 10.57% 7.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.08% 11.21% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 130 115
Median daily rate £483 £495 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.37% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £564 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £47.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +21.05% +25.66%  

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 1674 1874 2036
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 95.33% 94.31% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1019 1176 1288
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 102 150
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +56.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Hampshire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Hampshire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Hampshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Hampshire

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Hampshire

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 Architect within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Basingstoke -8 44 £432 -12.60% 1
Hook +4 23 £433 -6.48% 2
Southampton +11 18 £550 +29.41% 2
Portsmouth -12 7 £475 -7.31% 2
Eastleigh - 4 £581 -
Winchester +5 3 £525 +16.66% 1
Havant -1 3 £625 +16.27%
Farnborough +4 2 £500 +5.26% 1
Fleet +4 2 £513 -6.81%
Fareham -6 1 £650 +18.18% 2
Andover - 1 £480 -
Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Hampshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 114 (37.38%) Security Cleared
2 87 (28.52%) SC Cleared
3 51 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (14.43%) ITIL
5 43 (14.10%) Microsoft
6 42 (13.77%) Cisco
7 40 (13.11%) Service Management
7 40 (13.11%) Telecoms
8 37 (12.13%) VMware
8 37 (12.13%) TOGAF
9 35 (11.48%) Firewall
10 34 (11.15%) Windows
11 33 (10.82%) Microsoft Azure
12 32 (10.49%) Analytics
13 31 (10.16%) ITIL V3
14 26 (8.52%) Linux
14 26 (8.52%) WAN
14 26 (8.52%) Data Centre
15 25 (8.20%) Project Management
15 25 (8.20%) DevOps
15 25 (8.20%) Degree
16 24 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
16 24 (7.87%) CRM
17 23 (7.54%) Service Design
17 23 (7.54%) LAN
17 23 (7.54%) Oracle
17 23 (7.54%) DV Cleared
18 21 (6.89%) Stakeholder Management
18 21 (6.89%) UML
19 20 (6.56%) SAP

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 9 (2.95%) Apache
2 5 (1.64%) JBoss
3 4 (1.31%) CMS
3 4 (1.31%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (1.31%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (0.98%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.66%) SAS
5 2 (0.66%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.33%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.33%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.33%) CICS
6 1 (0.33%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.33%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.33%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 10 (3.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.98%) SAP Retail
3 2 (0.66%) Pega PRPC
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.33%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.33%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.93%) IaaS
2 12 (3.93%) PaaS
3 11 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.97%) Office 365
4 6 (1.97%) SaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) Force.com
5 1 (0.33%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.48%) Firewall
2 26 (8.52%) WAN
3 23 (7.54%) LAN
4 19 (6.23%) MVNO
5 18 (5.90%) VPN
6 15 (4.92%) DAB
7 11 (3.61%) BGP
8 10 (3.28%) OSPF
8 10 (3.28%) VLAN
9 9 (2.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (2.62%) Network Security
11 7 (2.30%) DNS
11 7 (2.30%) LDAP
12 6 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.64%) SMTP
13 5 (1.64%) SSL
13 5 (1.64%) Wireless
14 3 (0.98%) DOCSIS
14 3 (0.98%) DVB
14 3 (0.98%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.57%) Big Data
2 12 (3.93%) Hadoop
3 11 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (3.61%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.62%) SQL Server
5 6 (1.97%) Geospatial Data
5 6 (1.97%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (1.64%) IBM InfoSphere
6 5 (1.64%) Power BI
7 4 (1.31%) DB2
7 4 (1.31%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (0.98%) IBM BigInsights
8 3 (0.98%) Neo4j
8 3 (0.98%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.33%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 4 (1.31%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.66%) ClearQuest
2 2 (0.66%) Selenium
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.33%) QUnit
3 1 (0.33%) Subversion
3 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 40 (13.11%) Telecoms
2 20 (6.56%) Retail
3 19 (6.23%) Finance
4 18 (5.90%) Billing
5 15 (4.92%) Marketing
6 4 (1.31%) Legal
6 4 (1.31%) Local Government
6 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.31%) Military
7 3 (0.98%) Electronics
8 2 (0.66%) Back Office
8 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.59%) Middleware
2 10 (3.28%) REST
3 9 (2.95%) Web Services
4 7 (2.30%) HTML
5 6 (1.97%) .NET
5 6 (1.97%) XML
6 5 (1.64%) PostGIS
7 4 (1.31%) Apache Drill
8 3 (0.98%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.98%) HTML5
8 3 (0.98%) J2EE
8 3 (0.98%) POSIX
8 3 (0.98%) SAML
8 3 (0.98%) SOAP
9 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.66%) OAuth
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.33%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.52%) Data Centre
2 15 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.26%) Private Cloud
5 12 (3.93%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (3.61%) CMDB
7 10 (3.28%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.30%) PKI
8 7 (2.30%) User Experience
9 5 (1.64%) Web 2.0
10 4 (1.31%) Minimum Viable Product
10 4 (1.31%) STB
11 3 (0.98%) Digital TV
11 3 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.98%) MPEG
11 3 (0.98%) Over-the-Top Content
11 3 (0.98%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.98%) Video on Demand
12 2 (0.66%) EPoS
12 2 (0.66%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.15%) Windows
2 26 (8.52%) Linux
3 8 (2.62%) Unix
4 6 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.64%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.31%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.31%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.66%) AIX
7 2 (0.66%) CentOS
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.66%) Solaris
7 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (14.43%) ITIL
3 40 (13.11%) Service Management
4 37 (12.13%) TOGAF
5 32 (10.49%) Analytics
6 31 (10.16%) ITIL V3
7 25 (8.20%) DevOps
7 25 (8.20%) Project Management
8 24 (7.87%) CRM
9 23 (7.54%) Service Design
10 21 (6.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (6.89%) UML
11 20 (6.56%) Network Design
11 20 (6.56%) Service Delivery
12 19 (6.23%) IT Strategy
13 18 (5.90%) Migration
13 18 (5.90%) Technical Architecture
14 17 (5.57%) Use Case
15 16 (5.25%) Data Modelling
15 16 (5.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (4.92%) SQL
2 10 (3.28%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.62%) Bash Shell
3 8 (2.62%) C
3 8 (2.62%) Python
4 5 (1.64%) Java
5 4 (1.31%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.98%) C++
7 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.33%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.33%) C#
8 1 (0.33%) COBOL
8 1 (0.33%) SOQL
8 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 114 (37.38%) Security Cleared
2 87 (28.52%) SC Cleared
3 25 (8.20%) Degree
4 23 (7.54%) DV Cleared
5 13 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (3.93%) CCNP
7 10 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (2.95%) CCDP
9 5 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.33%) CCIE
11 1 (0.33%) CCNP Voice
11 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.33%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.33%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.33%) MCSE
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.93%) QA
2 7 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.30%) PCI DSS
2 7 (2.30%) SLA
3 6 (1.97%) GDPR
4 5 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (1.64%) JSP 440
4 5 (1.64%) PA-DSS
5 2 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 1 (0.33%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.33%) COBIT
6 1 (0.33%) GPG13
System Software
1 24 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.92%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.64%) Docker
4 5 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.64%) vSphere
5 4 (1.31%) vCloud
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.33%) GFS2
7 1 (0.33%) OCFS2
7 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (3.93%) Netcool
2 6 (1.97%) Ansible
3 5 (1.64%) SCCM
3 5 (1.64%) vCenter Server
4 4 (1.31%) Puppet
4 4 (1.31%) vRealize
5 3 (0.98%) SCOM
5 3 (0.98%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.33%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.33%) Nagios
7 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.33%) Opsview
7 1 (0.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 43 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 42 (13.77%) Cisco
3 37 (12.13%) VMware
4 23 (7.54%) Oracle
5 20 (6.56%) SAP
6 14 (4.59%) ESRI
6 14 (4.59%) Red Hat
7 13 (4.26%) Juniper
8 12 (3.93%) IBM
8 12 (3.93%) Remedy
9 11 (3.61%) BMC
9 11 (3.61%) Gemalto
10 10 (3.28%) Forcepoint
10 10 (3.28%) Splunk
11 9 (2.95%) Pega
12 7 (2.30%) Citrix
12 7 (2.30%) F5
12 7 (2.30%) MapR
13 6 (1.97%) ComArch
14 5 (1.64%) Kaspersky
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