Period
to 10 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 17 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 302 294 358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 7.86% 8.33% 9.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.34% 8.77% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 141 219
Hampshire median daily rate £550 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £450 £390 £418
90th Percentile £666 £638 £713
South East median daily rate £555 £538 £513
% change year-on-year +3.30% +4.88% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £77.42 - £52.00
10th Percentile £48.72 - £42.70
90th Percentile £83.00 - £62.10
South East median hourly rate £73.34 - £53.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3,623 3,353 3,517
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.30% 95.01% 92.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,273 1,984 2,191
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £285 £213 £230
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 157 236
Hampshire median hourly rate £26.45 £22.25 £21.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.89% +3.80% +7.18%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £54.91 £47.50 £54.38
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +6.92%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Hampshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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 6 months to 10 December 2018. 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
Basingstoke -2 66 £570 +23.11% 17
Southampton -23 31 £550 - 7
Farnborough +6 28 £525 +31.25% 3
Fareham +7 24 £550 -13.73% 4
Portsmouth -21 24 £575 +15.00% 10
Winchester -4 15 £513 -10.87%
Havant +5 14 £625 +11.11% 2
Gosport - 8 £525 - 3
Hook -15 4 £488 +5.41%
Aldershot -1 3 £525 +16.67%
Eastleigh - 3 £588 -
Fleet - 3 £310 -
Andover -6 1 £600 +42.86%
Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 112 (37.09%) Security Cleared
2 94 (31.13%) SC Cleared
3 67 (22.19%) Oracle
3 67 (22.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 57 (18.87%) VMware
5 56 (18.54%) TOGAF
6 53 (17.55%) Windows
7 51 (16.89%) SQL
8 50 (16.56%) Migration
9 48 (15.89%) Microsoft
10 45 (14.90%) Network Design
10 45 (14.90%) VMware Infrastructure
10 45 (14.90%) Analytical Skills
11 42 (13.91%) Middleware
12 39 (12.91%) DevOps
12 39 (12.91%) Windows Server
13 37 (12.25%) Hyper-V
13 37 (12.25%) Linux
14 36 (11.92%) ITIL
15 34 (11.26%) Citrix
16 32 (10.60%) Service Management
17 31 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
18 29 (9.60%) Microsoft App-V
18 29 (9.60%) XenApp
19 28 (9.27%) SaaS
19 28 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
20 27 (8.94%) Analytics
21 25 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
21 25 (8.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 25 (8.28%) Cloud Native

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 21 (6.95%) Apache
2 20 (6.62%) Apache Spark
3 19 (6.29%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (3.64%) Jupyter
5 6 (1.99%) nginx
5 6 (1.99%) Traefik
6 4 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.99%) CMS
7 3 (0.99%) JBoss
7 3 (0.99%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.66%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.66%) CICS
8 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.66%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) SAP BPC
1 3 (0.99%) SAP GTS
1 3 (0.99%) SAP IBP
1 3 (0.99%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.66%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 67 (22.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (9.27%) SaaS
3 24 (7.95%) PaaS
4 23 (7.62%) IaaS
5 13 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (2.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (2.65%) Azure Machine Learning
7 7 (2.32%) Data Lake Analytics
7 7 (2.32%) Office 365
8 6 (1.99%) GitHub
9 4 (1.32%) Boomi
10 3 (0.99%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 3 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.66%) Apigee
11 2 (0.66%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.66%) SAP Leonardo
12 1 (0.33%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.95%) Firewall
2 21 (6.95%) NetScaler
3 17 (5.63%) SAN
4 12 (3.97%) DAB
5 9 (2.98%) LAN
6 8 (2.65%) DNS
7 7 (2.32%) DHCP
7 7 (2.32%) Internet
8 6 (1.99%) WAN
9 4 (1.32%) ATM
9 4 (1.32%) NAS
10 3 (0.99%) Intranet
10 3 (0.99%) PBX
10 3 (0.99%) VoIP
10 3 (0.99%) VoWiFi
10 3 (0.99%) VSAT
11 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.66%) VPN
12 1 (0.33%) DWDM
12 1 (0.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.62%) Hadoop
2 17 (5.63%) Data Lake
3 12 (3.97%) Big Data
3 12 (3.97%) Geospatial Data
3 12 (3.97%) MySQL
4 11 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.98%) Power BI
6 8 (2.65%) GIS
6 8 (2.65%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.32%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.99%) Cosmos DB
9 5 (1.66%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.66%) SQL Server
10 4 (1.32%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.32%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.99%) Lumira
11 3 (0.99%) SAP Data Services
11 3 (0.99%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (2.32%) Subversion
2 6 (1.99%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.99%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (0.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.33%) JIRA
5 1 (0.33%) LSMW
5 1 (0.33%) Maven
General
1 19 (6.29%) Retail
2 9 (2.98%) Finance
2 9 (2.98%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.32%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.66%) Aerospace
5 3 (0.99%) Billing
6 2 (0.66%) Military
7 1 (0.33%) Back Office
7 1 (0.33%) Electronics
7 1 (0.33%) Legal
7 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (13.91%) Middleware
2 14 (4.64%) REST
3 12 (3.97%) AngularJS
4 11 (3.64%) Elastic Stack
4 11 (3.64%) Natural Language Processing
4 11 (3.64%) TensorFlow
5 10 (3.31%) JSON
6 9 (2.98%) Kafka
7 7 (2.32%) .NET
7 7 (2.32%) JSON Schema
8 6 (1.99%) LDAP
8 6 (1.99%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (1.66%) OAuth
9 5 (1.66%) SAML
9 5 (1.66%) Web Services
9 5 (1.66%) XML
10 3 (0.99%) HTML
10 3 (0.99%) OpenID
10 3 (0.99%) SAP Fiori
10 3 (0.99%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.90%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.28%) Cloud Native
3 24 (7.95%) Data Centre
4 13 (4.30%) PKI
5 8 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.32%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.99%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.66%) EPoS
8 5 (1.66%) User Experience
9 4 (1.32%) Symmetrix DMX
9 4 (1.32%) Taxonomies
9 4 (1.32%) TM Forum
10 3 (0.99%) CCTV
10 3 (0.99%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.99%) IPTV
10 3 (0.99%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.66%) Digital Signage
11 2 (0.66%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.66%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.55%) Windows
2 39 (12.91%) Windows Server
3 37 (12.25%) Linux
4 25 (8.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (7.28%) AIX
5 22 (7.28%) Windows 10
6 20 (6.62%) Unix
7 15 (4.97%) Windows XP
8 14 (4.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.99%) CentOS
9 6 (1.99%) SUSE
9 6 (1.99%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.32%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (18.54%) TOGAF
2 50 (16.56%) Migration
3 45 (14.90%) Network Design
4 39 (12.91%) DevOps
5 36 (11.92%) ITIL
6 32 (10.60%) Service Management
7 31 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
8 28 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (8.94%) Analytics
10 25 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (6.95%) CRM
12 20 (6.62%) Technical Leadership
13 19 (6.29%) Cybersecurity
14 18 (5.96%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (5.96%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (5.96%) Service Delivery
14 18 (5.96%) Service Design
15 17 (5.63%) Data Modelling
15 17 (5.63%) Presales
16 16 (5.30%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 51 (16.89%) SQL
2 18 (5.96%) Python
3 7 (2.32%) Java
4 6 (1.99%) PHP
4 6 (1.99%) PHP 7
4 6 (1.99%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.66%) C#
6 4 (1.32%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.99%) Scala
8 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.33%) C
9 1 (0.33%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 112 (37.09%) Security Cleared
2 94 (31.13%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.64%) Degree
4 13 (4.30%) DV Cleared
5 11 (3.64%) TOGAF Certification
6 5 (1.66%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.99%) CCIE
8 3 (0.99%) CCNP
8 3 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.66%) CISM
9 2 (0.66%) CISSP
9 2 (0.66%) MCSE
9 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.66%) RHCE
10 1 (0.33%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.33%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.64%) GDPR
2 5 (1.66%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.66%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.66%) QA
3 4 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.32%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.66%) RMADS
4 2 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 45 (14.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (12.25%) Hyper-V
3 29 (9.60%) Microsoft App-V
3 29 (9.60%) XenApp
4 20 (6.62%) Active Directory
5 17 (5.63%) XenDesktop
6 14 (4.64%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (4.30%) Docker
8 7 (2.32%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (1.99%) iptables
9 6 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.32%) XenServer
11 2 (0.66%) vSphere
12 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (4.64%) Data Guard
2 11 (3.64%) Kibana
2 11 (3.64%) logstash
2 11 (3.64%) Puppet
3 9 (2.98%) Ansible
4 8 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.99%) SCCM
5 6 (1.99%) SCOM
5 6 (1.99%) SELinux
6 5 (1.66%) SCVMM
6 5 (1.66%) yum
7 4 (1.32%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.66%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.66%) Oozie
8 2 (0.66%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.66%) SCSM
8 2 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.33%) Nagios
9 1 (0.33%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 67 (22.19%) Oracle
2 57 (18.87%) VMware
3 48 (15.89%) Microsoft
4 34 (11.26%) Citrix
5 20 (6.62%) Red Hat
6 18 (5.96%) IBM
7 16 (5.30%) Cisco
8 15 (4.97%) Remedy
9 14 (4.64%) 3PAR
9 14 (4.64%) HP
10 12 (3.97%) SAP
10 12 (3.97%) ServiceNow
11 10 (3.31%) Juniper
12 9 (2.98%) Adobe
13 7 (2.32%) ESRI
14 6 (1.99%) EMC
14 6 (1.99%) Google
15 5 (1.66%) hybris
15 5 (1.66%) Sitecore
16 4 (1.32%) SolarWinds