Period
to 3 August 2020

The median contractor rate for a Solutions Architect was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in Fareham during the 6 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 28 25
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 1 6 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Fareham 1.39% 2.51% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 2.78% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £625 £530 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.92% -7.83% -14.81%
10th Percentile £588 £435 £493
90th Percentile £663 £565 £614
Hampshire median daily rate £620 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +12.73% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

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 68 216 181
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.44% 90.38% 90.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 128 122
Median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £360 £143 £234
90th Percentile £560 £558 £544
Hampshire median daily rate £453 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +6.47% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 21
Median hourly rate £19.75 £13.95 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.58% +18.72% -9.62%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £23.81 £38.02 £25.00
Median hourly rate £28.50 £33.40 £22.63
% change year-on-year -14.67% +47.62% -9.50%

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 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware

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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware