Period
to 31 March 2020

The median contractor rate for a Solutions Architect was £569 per day in advertised job vacancies in Fareham during the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

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.

Solution Architect
Hampshire > Fareham
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 22 34 40
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 3 11 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Fareham 1.97% 3.91% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 4.30% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £569 £530 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.31% -7.83% -23.33%
10th Percentile £525 £476 £563
90th Percentile £642 £598 £588
Hampshire median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £80.73

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fareham. 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
Fareham
Contract vacancies in Fareham with a recognized job title 143 256 228
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.08% 91.10% 85.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 192 162
Median daily rate £425 £463 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.11% +4.88% -2.00%
10th Percentile £175 £164 £163
90th Percentile £541 £625 £530
Hampshire median daily rate £446 £433 £410
% change year-on-year +3.19% +5.49% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 23
Median hourly rate £11.75 £11.75 £11.75
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £30.25 £22.80
Median hourly rate £34.50 £23.97 £20.00
% change year-on-year +43.91% +19.86% -11.11%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

Job postings that featured Solutions Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Fareham.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Fareham

Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Solutions Architect in Fareham.

Daily rate trend for Solutions Architect in Fareham

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, Solutions 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 Fareham region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Due Diligence
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fareham 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Due Diligence
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp