Period
to 19 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough during the 6 months to 19 November 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 > Farnborough
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 15 20
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 28 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 13.53% 5.93% 6.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.36% 6.25% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 6
Farnborough median daily rate £475 £400 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -19.19% +5.32%
10th Percentile £413 £325 £426
90th Percentile £658 £505 £526
Hampshire median daily rate £550 £513 £513
% change year-on-year +7.32% - +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Farnborough median hourly rate - - £52.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £77.42 - £30.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough. 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
Farnborough
Contract vacancies in Farnborough with a recognized job title 195 112 140
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.20% 94.92% 91.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 53 62
Farnborough median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £300 £291
90th Percentile £575 £565 £535
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 32
Farnborough median hourly rate £32.50 £15.50 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +109.68% -53.38% +121.67%
10th Percentile £18.34 £10.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £65.60 £37.50 £59.31
Hampshire median hourly rate £27.50 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +20.88% -9.00% +25.00%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Farnborough

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Farnborough

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Farnborough over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Farnborough

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Farnborough

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Farnborough region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 15 (53.57%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (50.00%) Presales
3 12 (42.86%) Service Management
4 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 10 (35.71%) ITIL
5 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
5 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
6 7 (25.00%) Application Discovery
6 7 (25.00%) DevOps
6 7 (25.00%) REST
6 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (21.43%) TOGAF
7 6 (21.43%) Analytics
7 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (14.29%) ITIL V3
8 4 (14.29%) ITSM
8 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
8 4 (14.29%) Service Design
8 4 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
9 3 (10.71%) EMC
9 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
9 3 (10.71%) Symmetrix DMX
10 2 (7.14%) NAS
10 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
10 2 (7.14%) DB2
10 2 (7.14%) HTML
10 2 (7.14%) SAN
10 2 (7.14%) CICS
10 2 (7.14%) Unix

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 (7.14%) CICS
2 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Firewall
1 2 (7.14%) NAS
1 2 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) DB2
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.57%) WCF
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Solaris
1 2 (7.14%) Unix
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (50.00%) Presales
3 12 (42.86%) Service Management
4 10 (35.71%) ITIL
5 7 (25.00%) Application Discovery
5 7 (25.00%) DevOps
5 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (21.43%) Analytics
6 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (21.43%) TOGAF
7 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (14.29%) ITIL V3
7 4 (14.29%) ITSM
7 4 (14.29%) Service Design
7 4 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
8 2 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
8 2 (7.14%) Project Management
9 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
9 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C#
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
1 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
1 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) EMC
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft