Period
to 20 November 2019

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Architect was £549 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Infrastructure Architect
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 137 134
Rank change year-on-year +21 -3 -24
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 49 47 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.43% 1.25% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.33% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 15
Hampshire median daily rate £549 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.23% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £373 £468 £450
90th Percentile £612 £619 £608
South East median daily rate £508 £530 £550
% change year-on-year -4.15% -3.73% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3,205 3,536 3,368
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.39% 94.14% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,932 2,194 1,994
Hampshire median daily rate £434 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £286 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £537
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 192 159
Hampshire median hourly rate £32.00 £28.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.27% +22.83% -8.00%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.00 £47.62
South East median hourly rate £21.76 £20.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +6.15% +13.89% -8.21%

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Hampshire

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Architect in Hampshire

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Architect in Hampshire

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Architect in Hampshire

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Havant +10 11 £456 -20.65% 1
Fareham - 8 £430 - 1
Basingstoke +8 5 £425 - 1
Portsmouth +10 4 £563 +18.42%
Winchester +3 3 £600 +26.32% 1
Andover - 2 - -
Southampton +3 1 £438 +9.38%
Hook - 1 £400 -
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Gosport - 1 £575 -
Infrastructure Architect
South East

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, Infrastructure 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 Hampshire region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 25 (51.02%) Windows
2 22 (44.90%) Azure
3 18 (36.73%) Oracle
3 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
4 17 (34.69%) Citrix
5 16 (32.65%) VMware
6 15 (30.61%) SQL
6 15 (30.61%) Hyper-V
6 15 (30.61%) Azure Active Directory
7 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 13 (26.53%) Linux
8 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
10 11 (22.45%) DevOps
10 11 (22.45%) Network Design
10 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (22.45%) Windows Server
11 10 (20.41%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (20.41%) Firewall
11 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
12 9 (18.37%) PaaS
12 9 (18.37%) IaaS
12 9 (18.37%) Load Balancing
12 9 (18.37%) AWS
13 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
13 8 (16.33%) Public Cloud
14 7 (14.29%) Machine Learning
14 7 (14.29%) Migration

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (10.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (10.20%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) nginx
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 22 (44.90%) Azure
2 15 (30.61%) Azure Active Directory
3 10 (20.41%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 9 (18.37%) AWS
4 9 (18.37%) IaaS
4 9 (18.37%) PaaS
5 4 (8.16%) Office 365
6 3 (6.12%) SaaS
7 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) Firewall
2 4 (8.16%) DNS
2 4 (8.16%) NetScaler
3 3 (6.12%) DHCP
3 3 (6.12%) VLAN
4 2 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (4.08%) SAN
5 1 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.04%) DB2
4 1 (2.04%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Ingres
4 1 (2.04%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
General
1 3 (6.12%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Middleware
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (2.04%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.33%) Public Cloud
3 7 (14.29%) Replication
4 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Cloud Native
5 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
5 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.04%) Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) Frameworx
6 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.04%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 25 (51.02%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Linux
3 12 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (22.45%) Windows Server
5 7 (14.29%) AIX
6 6 (12.24%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) DevOps
1 11 (22.45%) Network Design
2 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.37%) Load Balancing
4 7 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
4 7 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 7 (14.29%) Migration
5 6 (12.24%) Experimental Design
5 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (10.20%) SOA
7 4 (8.16%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
8 3 (6.12%) Project Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) Requirements Management
8 3 (6.12%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (4.08%) ITIL
9 2 (4.08%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) C
2 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) CCIE
3 2 (4.08%) CCNP
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.04%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.04%) GDPR
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.61%) Hyper-V
3 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.20%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (8.16%) VMware NSX
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (6.12%) XenApp
7 1 (2.04%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (2.04%) Docker
7 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Data Guard
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (6.12%) SCCM
1 3 (6.12%) SCOM
2 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.08%) WSUS
3 1 (2.04%) Ansible
3 1 (2.04%) Kibana
3 1 (2.04%) logstash
3 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Oracle
2 17 (34.69%) Citrix
3 16 (32.65%) VMware
4 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
6 6 (12.24%) Cisco
6 6 (12.24%) F5
7 5 (10.20%) CyberArk
8 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.12%) HP
8 3 (6.12%) Veritas
9 2 (4.08%) 3PAR
9 2 (4.08%) EMC
9 2 (4.08%) IBM
10 1 (2.04%) Intel
10 1 (2.04%) NetApp