Period
to 22 January 2019

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £490 per day in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 15 21
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 32 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 15.17% 8.13% 3.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.00% 8.33% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 3
Farnborough median daily rate £490 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.50% -23.81% +10.53%
10th Percentile £450 £325 £453
90th Percentile £650 £425 £988
Hampshire median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Farnborough median hourly rate - £80.73 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £77.42 £80.73 £42.50
% change year-on-year -4.10% +89.95% -21.82%

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 200 120 164
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 97.56% 91.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 56 81
Farnborough median daily rate £450 £411 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.42% -2.66% +2.42%
10th Percentile £219 £300 £263
90th Percentile £575 £556 £600
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 19
Farnborough median hourly rate £26.42 £17.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.82% +22.41% -3.33%
10th Percentile £17.64 £10.63 £11.14
90th Percentile £50.00 £80.73 £58.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £24.96 £19.67 £20.00
% change year-on-year +26.87% -1.65% -19.52%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019, 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 19 (59.38%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (46.88%) ITIL
3 13 (40.63%) Service Management
3 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
3 13 (40.63%) Presales
4 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
5 10 (31.25%) TOGAF
5 10 (31.25%) REST
5 10 (31.25%) Application Discovery
6 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
7 7 (21.88%) DevOps
7 7 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
8 6 (18.75%) Migration
8 6 (18.75%) EMC
8 6 (18.75%) Symmetrix DMX
8 6 (18.75%) Analytics
8 6 (18.75%) Technical Leadership
9 5 (15.63%) Service Design
9 5 (15.63%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
9 5 (15.63%) ITSM
10 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 4 (12.50%) Web Services
10 4 (12.50%) XML
10 4 (12.50%) Windows
10 4 (12.50%) Linux
10 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
10 4 (12.50%) Degree

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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
General
1 4 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) REST
2 4 (12.50%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) WSDL
2 4 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.75%) Symmetrix DMX
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) CESG
4 1 (3.13%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (46.88%) ITIL
3 13 (40.63%) Presales
3 13 (40.63%) Service Management
4 10 (31.25%) Application Discovery
4 10 (31.25%) TOGAF
5 7 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (21.88%) DevOps
5 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
6 6 (18.75%) Analytics
6 6 (18.75%) Migration
6 6 (18.75%) Technical Leadership
7 5 (15.63%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
7 5 (15.63%) ITSM
7 5 (15.63%) Service Design
8 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
8 4 (12.50%) SDLC
8 4 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
9 3 (9.38%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) Degree
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (3.13%) CISM
5 1 (3.13%) CISSP
5 1 (3.13%) CLAS
5 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) JSP 440
1 1 (3.13%) RMADS
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) EMC