The median contractor rate for an Applications Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 27 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.

Application Architect
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.50% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 196 217 353
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.51% 96.88% 98.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 142 246
Median daily rate £388 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 34
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.55 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £15.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Architect in Southampton

Applications Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Architect in Southampton

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Applications 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 Southampton region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (66.67%) Software Distribution
3 8 (66.67%) ESRI
3 8 (66.67%) Use Case
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) B2B
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Retail
6 1 (8.33%) WFM
6 1 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (8.33%) Prototyping

Applications Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 8 (66.67%) Software Distribution
2 8 (66.67%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) B2B
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) WFM
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) ESRI
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft