The median contractor rate for a Systems Architect was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Architect
South East / Hampshire
Rank 104 - 121
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Architect 10 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.54% - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £32.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -7.93% -19.75%  

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 1715 2082 2001
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.00% 95.50% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1009 1386 1136
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 £230
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 154 89 130
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 £11.09
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%  

Systems Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Architect in Hampshire

Systems Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Architect in Hampshire

Systems Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Architect in Hampshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Architect in Hampshire

Systems Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Architect in Hampshire

Systems 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 Systems Architect within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Portsmouth - 2 £563 -
Southampton - 2 £450 -
Basingstoke - 1 £538 -
Fareham - 1 £475 -
Havant - 1 £475 -
Hook - 1 £400 -
Systems Architect
South East

Systems Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Systems 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 Systems Architect in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
2 6 (46.15%) ClearCase
2 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
3 5 (38.46%) SOA
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) UML
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) Solaris
5 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (23.08%) Service Design
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Converged Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (15.38%) IaaS
6 2 (15.38%) PaaS
6 2 (15.38%) High Availability
6 2 (15.38%) Network Planning
6 2 (15.38%) V-Model
6 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
6 2 (15.38%) SCCM
6 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Military
6 2 (15.38%) Programme Management

Systems 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) IaaS
1 2 (15.38%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) ATM
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) ClearCase
2 2 (15.38%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (15.38%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Solaris
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
1 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) SOA
3 4 (30.77%) UML
4 3 (23.08%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Service Design
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 2 (15.38%) Network Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) V-Model
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) RUP
6 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) VMware