The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Architect was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 71 87
Rank change year-on-year -16 +16  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 23 43 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.28% 2.18% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 2.31% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 29
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £489 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.92% +34.82%  
10th Percentile £406 £419 £356
90th Percentile £560 £558 £481
South East median daily rate £475 £488 £425
% change year-on-year -2.56% +14.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1713 1860 2037
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 95.17% 94.13% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3466 4010 4427
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.96%  
10th Percentile £230 £258 £250
90th Percentile £538 £544 £500
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 342 522
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +56.25%  
10th Percentile £11.33 £12.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £46.00 £48.00 £41.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £16.14
% change year-on-year -8.21% +21.49%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +12 7 £433 -6.48%
Basingstoke - 4 £463 -
Southampton - 3 £500 -
Fleet +2 1 £500 -6.97%
Infrastructure Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Infrastructure Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 14 (38.89%) Cisco
1 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 13 (36.11%) Windows
3 12 (33.33%) Firewall
3 12 (33.33%) VMware
4 11 (30.56%) Network Design
4 11 (30.56%) Degree
5 10 (27.78%) UML
5 10 (27.78%) LAN
5 10 (27.78%) WAN
5 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
6 9 (25.00%) DevOps
7 8 (22.22%) Private Cloud
7 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 8 (22.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.22%) Finance
7 8 (22.22%) Red Hat
7 8 (22.22%) DV Cleared
7 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (16.67%) TOGAF
9 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 6 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
10 5 (13.89%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (13.89%) Ansible
10 5 (13.89%) Analytics
10 5 (13.89%) Splunk
10 5 (13.89%) Change Control
10 5 (13.89%) F5

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 (13.89%) Apache
1 5 (13.89%) JBoss
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) IaaS
2 2 (5.56%) PaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.78%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) Firewall
2 10 (27.78%) LAN
2 10 (27.78%) WAN
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) DHCP
4 2 (5.56%) MPLS
4 2 (5.56%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) SMTP
4 2 (5.56%) SSL
4 2 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (2.78%) ATM
5 1 (2.78%) BGP
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (2.78%) DAB
5 1 (2.78%) HTTP
5 1 (2.78%) OSPF
5 1 (2.78%) VLAN
5 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) DB2
2 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.56%) IBM BigInsights
2 2 (5.56%) Neo4j
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) REST
2 1 (2.78%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 8 (22.22%) Private Cloud
3 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.11%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (2.78%) PKI
5 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Unix
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Network Design
2 10 (27.78%) UML
3 9 (25.00%) DevOps
4 8 (22.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
6 6 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 5 (13.89%) Analytics
7 5 (13.89%) Change Control
7 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (13.89%) Network Architecture
7 5 (13.89%) Security Operations
7 5 (13.89%) Use Case
8 4 (11.11%) eTOM
8 4 (11.11%) ITIL
8 4 (11.11%) Office Automation
8 4 (11.11%) Project Management
8 4 (11.11%) Release Management
8 4 (11.11%) SOA
9 3 (8.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 4 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 11 (30.56%) Degree
3 8 (22.22%) DV Cleared
4 5 (13.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.78%) CCDP
6 1 (2.78%) CCIE
6 1 (2.78%) CCNP
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.78%) MCSE
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) PA-DSS
1 5 (13.89%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 15288
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Ansible
2 3 (8.33%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.78%) SCCM
4 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Cisco
2 12 (33.33%) VMware
3 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 5 (13.89%) F5
4 5 (13.89%) Gemalto
4 5 (13.89%) Kaspersky
4 5 (13.89%) NetApp
4 5 (13.89%) Splunk
4 5 (13.89%) Tripwire
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) EMC
6 1 (2.78%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.78%) Google
6 1 (2.78%) Infoblox
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle
6 1 (2.78%) SAP
6 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.78%) Symantec