Period
to 18 June 2019

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Architect was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 18 June 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
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 149 131 128
Rank change year-on-year -18 -3 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 33 43 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.92% 1.16% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.23% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 25
Hampshire median daily rate £488 £510 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +9.68% -11.43%
10th Percentile £365 £459 £413
90th Percentile £619 £773 £575
South East median daily rate £500 £525 £480
% change year-on-year -4.76% +9.38% -6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £82.50 - -

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 3,386 3,495 3,390
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.28% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,098 1,993 2,046
Hampshire median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £255
90th Percentile £575 £569 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £404
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.33% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 190 254
Hampshire median hourly rate £27.15 £22.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.67% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £47.87 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £22.18 £18.18 £17.50
% change year-on-year +21.99% +3.89% -12.50%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +1 8 £563 +7.14%
Basingstoke +7 7 £375 - 5
Hook - 4 £406 -
Portsmouth -12 2 £556 +11.25%
Winchester +4 1 £475 +5.09% 1
Farnborough - 1 £475 -
Fareham - 1 £600 -
Infrastructure Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
4 14 (42.42%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (39.39%) VMware
6 12 (36.36%) Citrix
6 12 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 10 (30.30%) SQL
8 10 (30.30%) Oracle
9 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (24.24%) Windows 10
9 8 (24.24%) Load Balancing
9 8 (24.24%) Network Design
9 8 (24.24%) SCCM
9 8 (24.24%) Middleware
10 7 (21.21%) Migration
10 7 (21.21%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (21.21%) Linux
10 7 (21.21%) XenApp
10 7 (21.21%) SaaS
10 7 (21.21%) Office 365
10 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Intune
10 7 (21.21%) DevOps
10 7 (21.21%) Cloud Native
10 7 (21.21%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 6 (18.18%) Storage Virtualisation

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 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (42.42%) Azure Active Directory
3 12 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (21.21%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 7 (21.21%) Office 365
4 7 (21.21%) SaaS
5 6 (18.18%) IaaS
5 6 (18.18%) PaaS
6 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (3.03%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) DHCP
2 3 (9.09%) DNS
2 3 (9.09%) NetScaler
2 3 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.03%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) DB2
2 1 (3.03%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (3.03%) Ingres
2 1 (3.03%) MariaDB
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.21%) Cloud Native
3 6 (18.18%) Public Cloud
4 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.06%) Replication
6 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.03%) Clustering
6 1 (3.03%) DataPower
6 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
6 1 (3.03%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (24.24%) Windows 10
4 7 (21.21%) Linux
5 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (9.09%) Android
6 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.06%) AIX
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Load Balancing
1 8 (24.24%) Network Design
2 7 (21.21%) DevOps
2 7 (21.21%) Migration
3 6 (18.18%) Storage Virtualisation
4 4 (12.12%) Analytics
4 4 (12.12%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (9.09%) Architectural Design
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.03%) Architecture Governance
7 1 (3.03%) Customer-Centricity
7 1 (3.03%) IT Strategy
7 1 (3.03%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (3.03%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) CCIE
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (21.21%) XenApp
4 4 (12.12%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (3.03%) Docker
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) SCCM
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (9.09%) SCOM
4 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) VMware
3 12 (36.36%) Citrix
4 10 (30.30%) Oracle
5 5 (15.15%) F5
6 4 (12.12%) CyberArk
6 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
7 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 3 (9.09%) EMC
8 2 (6.06%) IBM
9 1 (3.03%) BT
9 1 (3.03%) Google
9 1 (3.03%) HP
9 1 (3.03%) NetApp
9 1 (3.03%) Veritas