The median contractor rate for a Architect was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton 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.

Architect
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 37 21
Rank change year-on-year +31 -16  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 36 5 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 13.79% 1.80% 8.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.75% 1.91% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 23
Median daily rate £500 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% -2.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 244 262 406
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 93.49% 94.24% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 179 283
Median daily rate £375 £350 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -7.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £150 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 21
Median hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +8.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £13.30 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.50 £22.50
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 Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Southampton

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Southampton

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Southampton

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Southampton

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

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 Southampton region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 25 (34.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (20.83%) TOGAF
3 13 (18.06%) ESRI
3 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
4 12 (16.67%) SAP
4 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (16.67%) Retail
5 11 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (15.28%) Big Data
6 10 (13.89%) ETL
6 10 (13.89%) Data Integration
7 9 (12.50%) PaaS
7 9 (12.50%) Service Management
7 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (12.50%) IaaS
8 8 (11.11%) Hadoop
8 8 (11.11%) Software Distribution
8 8 (11.11%) Scrum
8 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 8 (11.11%) ITIL
8 8 (11.11%) Oracle
8 8 (11.11%) Use Case
9 7 (9.72%) Windows
9 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
9 7 (9.72%) Data Governance
10 6 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
10 6 (8.33%) Service Design
10 6 (8.33%) SQL
10 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
10 6 (8.33%) Cisco

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.78%) SAP Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (34.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (12.50%) IaaS
3 9 (12.50%) PaaS
4 5 (6.94%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (4.17%) Office 365
6 2 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.78%) SaaS
7 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.39%) G Suite
7 1 (1.39%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.39%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) LDAP
2 1 (1.39%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.39%) SAN
2 1 (1.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) Big Data
2 8 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 6 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.94%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (6.94%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.94%) IBM InfoSphere
4 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.94%) Power BI
5 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 12 (16.67%) Retail
2 5 (6.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) Java EE
1 5 (6.94%) PostGIS
2 4 (5.56%) Apache Drill
3 2 (2.78%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.39%) Middleware
4 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.56%) Reference Data
3 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Cyber Defence
3 3 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) EPoS
4 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) CMDB
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) PKI
5 1 (1.39%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Linux
2 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.78%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.39%) Unix
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) TOGAF
2 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.89%) Data Integration
3 10 (13.89%) ETL
4 9 (12.50%) Service Management
4 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 8 (11.11%) ITIL
5 8 (11.11%) Scrum
5 8 (11.11%) Software Distribution
5 8 (11.11%) Use Case
6 7 (9.72%) Data Governance
7 6 (8.33%) Data Management
7 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.33%) Service Design
8 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Data Management
8 5 (6.94%) ERD
8 5 (6.94%) UML
8 5 (6.94%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.33%) SQL
2 5 (6.94%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) CCNA
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Docker
2 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) XenApp
3 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.78%) Puppet
2 2 (2.78%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) Terraform
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.39%) SCOM
3 1 (1.39%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) ESRI
1 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.67%) SAP
3 8 (11.11%) Oracle
4 6 (8.33%) Cisco
4 6 (8.33%) VMware
5 5 (6.94%) ATG
5 5 (6.94%) IBM
5 5 (6.94%) Informatica
5 5 (6.94%) MapR
5 5 (6.94%) Tableau
6 3 (4.17%) Intel Security
6 3 (4.17%) Splunk
7 2 (2.78%) Avaya
7 2 (2.78%) hybris
7 2 (2.78%) Juniper
7 2 (2.78%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.39%) BMC
8 1 (1.39%) CA
8 1 (1.39%) Remedy
Southampton, Hampshire
Hydrogen Group
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