Period
to 12 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 12 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 18 12
Rank change year-on-year -22 -6 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 24 23 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.53% 7.40% 10.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.81% 7.62% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 25
Portsmouth median daily rate £575 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +2.56% -2.84%
10th Percentile £500 £243 £418
90th Percentile £625 £588 £545
Hampshire median daily rate £550 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 2
Portsmouth median hourly rate £81.50 - £52.50
10th Percentile £58.69 - £43.25
90th Percentile £83.00 - £61.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £77.42 - £52.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 499 302 318
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.15% 97.11% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 161 174
Portsmouth median daily rate £450 £388 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -0.90% +4.27%
10th Percentile £293 £183 £219
90th Percentile £612 £525 £517
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 29 58
Portsmouth median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.19% +52.73%
10th Percentile £15.90 £16.24 £12.00
90th Percentile £67.78 £48.10 £49.46
Hampshire median hourly rate £26.00 £22.25 £21.44
% change year-on-year +16.85% +3.80% +7.18%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Portsmouth

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Portsmouth

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Portsmouth

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Portsmouth

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Architect in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 12 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 Portsmouth region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
4 6 (25.00%) Migration
5 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.83%) SAP
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle
5 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 4 (16.67%) SQL
6 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) Information Architecture
6 4 (16.67%) Community of Practice
7 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineering
7 3 (12.50%) Business Development
7 3 (12.50%) Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) User Experience
7 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.50%) SAP BW
7 3 (12.50%) Intranet
7 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 3 (12.50%) .NET
7 3 (12.50%) ERP
7 3 (12.50%) CRM
7 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) MODAF

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP BPC
1 2 (8.33%) SAP GTS
1 2 (8.33%) SAP IBP
1 2 (8.33%) SAP MDG
1 2 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Azure Machine Learning
2 2 (8.33%) Data Lake Analytics
2 2 (8.33%) SAP Leonardo
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) iPaaS
3 1 (4.17%) PaaS
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SAP BW
2 2 (8.33%) Data Lake
2 2 (8.33%) Lumira
2 2 (8.33%) Power BI
2 2 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (8.33%) SAP HANA
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (4.17%) LSMW
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) JSON
2 2 (8.33%) OAuth
2 2 (8.33%) React
2 2 (8.33%) REST
2 2 (8.33%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Native
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) AIX
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (25.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.67%) Community of Practice
4 4 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.50%) Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Business Development
5 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 3 (12.50%) MODAF
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Machine Learning
6 2 (8.33%) Network Design
6 2 (8.33%) PLM
6 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.33%) Validation
6 2 (8.33%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
1 5 (20.83%) SAP
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Ariba
4 1 (4.17%) Concur
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) VMware