The median contractor rate for a Architect was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
South East / Hampshire
Rank 14 16 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 151 203 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 8.13% 9.31% 6.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.72% 9.75% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 121 69
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £438 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £67.89 - £35.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.58 - £32.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.89 - £39.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £52.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -19.52% +20.68%  

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 1731 2083 2027
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.16% 95.51% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1020 1387 1147
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 89 132
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Hampshire

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Hampshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 27 March 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 +31 36 £500 -2.43% 1
Basingstoke -1 34 £464 +3.00% 2
Fareham -8 11 £675 +8.00% 1
Fleet +25 10 £500 -9.09%
Havant -5 4 £523 -
Portsmouth -15 4 £594 +15.85%
Aldershot +2 3 £550 +15.78%
Andover - 3 £725 -
Winchester +2 2 £500 -9.09%
Farnborough -4 2 - - 3
Hook -14 1 £400 -17.22% 1
Eastleigh - 1 £588 -
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 129 (37.72%) Security Cleared
2 105 (30.70%) SC Cleared
3 61 (17.84%) Cisco
4 48 (14.04%) ITIL
5 47 (13.74%) Microsoft
6 45 (13.16%) Windows
7 41 (11.99%) Service Management
8 39 (11.40%) Linux
8 39 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
8 39 (11.40%) Analytics
9 35 (10.23%) VMware
10 33 (9.65%) Firewall
10 33 (9.65%) TOGAF
10 33 (9.65%) ITIL V3
11 30 (8.77%) Oracle
11 30 (8.77%) Active Directory
12 28 (8.19%) Juniper
13 27 (7.89%) CRM
13 27 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (7.60%) WAN
15 25 (7.31%) UML
15 25 (7.31%) MS Office
15 25 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (7.02%) Migration
16 24 (7.02%) Retail
16 24 (7.02%) Red Hat
17 23 (6.73%) Billing
18 22 (6.43%) Finance
19 20 (5.85%) Data Modelling
19 20 (5.85%) VMware Infrastructure

Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 13 (3.80%) Apache
2 9 (2.63%) JBoss
2 9 (2.63%) Skype for Business
2 9 (2.63%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.34%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.17%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.17%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.58%) SAS
8 1 (0.29%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.29%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.29%) CMS
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.29%) Smallworld
Applications
1 25 (7.31%) MS Office
2 19 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.34%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.75%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.88%) SAP Retail
2 2 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.29%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.29%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 39 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.68%) IaaS
2 16 (4.68%) Office 365
3 14 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (3.80%) PaaS
5 5 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.17%) SaaS
7 3 (0.88%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.29%) Force.com
8 1 (0.29%) G Suite
8 1 (0.29%) SmartFocus
8 1 (0.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.65%) Firewall
2 26 (7.60%) WAN
3 14 (4.09%) LAN
4 13 (3.80%) MVNO
4 13 (3.80%) VPN
5 12 (3.51%) SMTP
6 11 (3.22%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (3.22%) DAB
6 11 (3.22%) LDAP
7 9 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (2.34%) BGP
8 8 (2.34%) Network Security
9 7 (2.05%) NetScaler
9 7 (2.05%) OSPF
10 6 (1.75%) DNS
10 6 (1.75%) Skype
10 6 (1.75%) VLAN
11 5 (1.46%) MPLS
11 5 (1.46%) SSL
12 4 (1.17%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.97%) Hadoop
2 15 (4.39%) Big Data
3 11 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.63%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.05%) DB2
5 7 (2.05%) IBM BigInsights
5 7 (2.05%) Neo4j
5 7 (2.05%) Power BI
6 6 (1.75%) Geospatial Data
7 5 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (1.46%) IBM InfoSphere
7 5 (1.46%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (1.75%) ClearCase
2 4 (1.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.58%) Ant
3 2 (0.58%) ClearQuest
3 2 (0.58%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.58%) Gradle
3 2 (0.58%) IntelliJ
3 2 (0.58%) JUnit
3 2 (0.58%) Maven
3 2 (0.58%) Selenium
3 2 (0.58%) Subversion
4 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.29%) JIRA
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 24 (7.02%) Retail
2 23 (6.73%) Billing
3 22 (6.43%) Finance
4 19 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.22%) Marketing
6 5 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.88%) Electronics
8 2 (0.58%) Back Office
8 2 (0.58%) Military
8 2 (0.58%) Publishing
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.80%) Middleware
2 12 (3.51%) Web Services
3 8 (2.34%) REST
4 7 (2.05%) OAuth
5 6 (1.75%) Java EE
5 6 (1.75%) SOAP
5 6 (1.75%) XML
6 5 (1.46%) .NET
6 5 (1.46%) J2EE
6 5 (1.46%) PostGIS
6 5 (1.46%) SAML
7 4 (1.17%) Apache Drill
8 3 (0.88%) HTML
9 2 (0.58%) IBM Integration Bus
9 2 (0.58%) JDBC
9 2 (0.58%) JSF
9 2 (0.58%) RESTful
9 2 (0.58%) Spring
9 2 (0.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.29%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.39%) Data Centre
2 13 (3.80%) PKI
3 12 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.34%) IVR
6 7 (2.05%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.46%) EPoS
8 4 (1.17%) Clustering
8 4 (1.17%) CMDB
8 4 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.17%) Handset
8 4 (1.17%) Reference Data
8 4 (1.17%) Smartcard
9 3 (0.88%) Cyber Defence
9 3 (0.88%) User Experience
10 2 (0.58%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (13.16%) Windows
2 39 (11.40%) Linux
3 14 (4.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (3.51%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.05%) Unix
7 6 (1.75%) Windows 10
8 5 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.17%) Solaris
10 3 (0.88%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.88%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.58%) AIX
11 2 (0.58%) CentOS
11 2 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (14.04%) ITIL
2 41 (11.99%) Service Management
3 39 (11.40%) Analytics
4 33 (9.65%) ITIL V3
4 33 (9.65%) TOGAF
5 27 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (7.89%) CRM
6 25 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (7.31%) UML
7 24 (7.02%) Migration
8 20 (5.85%) Data Modelling
9 19 (5.56%) Service Design
10 17 (4.97%) Service Delivery
11 15 (4.39%) Enterprise Architecture
11 15 (4.39%) IT Strategy
11 15 (4.39%) Scrum
11 15 (4.39%) Use Case
12 14 (4.09%) DevOps
12 14 (4.09%) ETL
12 14 (4.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.56%) SQL
2 12 (3.51%) Java
3 9 (2.63%) C
4 7 (2.05%) C++
5 6 (1.75%) MATLAB
6 3 (0.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.58%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.29%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.29%) C#
8 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.29%) SOQL
8 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 129 (37.72%) Security Cleared
2 105 (30.70%) SC Cleared
3 18 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (4.68%) DV Cleared
5 15 (4.39%) Degree
6 14 (4.09%) CCNP
7 6 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.46%) CCDP
8 5 (1.46%) JNCIS
9 3 (0.88%) CCIE
9 3 (0.88%) CCNA
9 3 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.29%) MCSE
10 1 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.80%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.34%) PA-DSS
3 7 (2.05%) QA
4 3 (0.88%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.58%) SLA
6 1 (0.29%) COBIT
6 1 (0.29%) GPG13
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 30 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.92%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.34%) Docker
5 4 (1.17%) vCloud
6 3 (0.88%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.88%) vSphere
6 3 (0.88%) XenServer
7 2 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.29%) GFS2
8 1 (0.29%) OCFS2
8 1 (0.29%) XenApp
8 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (2.63%) Puppet
2 8 (2.34%) SCCM
3 7 (2.05%) ZABBIX
4 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.58%) Nagios
6 2 (0.58%) Opsview
6 2 (0.58%) QRadar
6 2 (0.58%) SCOM
6 2 (0.58%) Terraform
6 2 (0.58%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.58%) vRealize
7 1 (0.29%) Ansible
7 1 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 61 (17.84%) Cisco
2 47 (13.74%) Microsoft
3 35 (10.23%) VMware
4 30 (8.77%) Oracle
5 28 (8.19%) Juniper
6 24 (7.02%) Red Hat
7 17 (4.97%) SAP
8 16 (4.68%) IBM
9 14 (4.09%) ESRI
10 13 (3.80%) Forcepoint
10 13 (3.80%) Gemalto
11 12 (3.51%) Splunk
12 10 (2.92%) Citrix
13 8 (2.34%) CA
13 8 (2.34%) NetApp
14 7 (2.05%) Brocade
14 7 (2.05%) F5
14 7 (2.05%) HP
14 7 (2.05%) Huawei
14 7 (2.05%) Tripwire
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