Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Architect was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 110 104
Rank change year-on-year -24 -6 +53
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 30 64 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.84% 1.64% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.77% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 48 65
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £500 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +37.93% -16.18%
10th Percentile £450 £418 £356
90th Percentile £608 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £513 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £25.75
South East median hourly rate - - £25.75

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 3390 3615 4193
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.14% 92.48% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2008 2250 2566
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £228 £258
90th Percentile £538 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 246 277
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.62 £53.13 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Southampton +13 9 £550 -6.38%
Basingstoke - 6 £463 -
Havant -3 3 £563 +7.14% 2
Hook +10 2 £448 -3.24%
Portsmouth -17 1 - -
Infrastructure Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Firewall
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
2 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (26.67%) LAN
3 8 (26.67%) WAN
4 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (20.00%) HP
6 5 (16.67%) Retail
6 5 (16.67%) Citrix
6 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 4 (13.33%) Ansible
7 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
7 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 4 (13.33%) Project Management
7 4 (13.33%) AIX
7 4 (13.33%) Finance
7 4 (13.33%) DNS
8 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.00%) Network Design
8 3 (10.00%) Release Management
8 3 (10.00%) Linux
8 3 (10.00%) DHCP
8 3 (10.00%) Python
8 3 (10.00%) MPLS
8 3 (10.00%) IBM

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 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Firewall
2 8 (26.67%) LAN
2 8 (26.67%) WAN
3 4 (13.33%) DNS
4 3 (10.00%) DHCP
4 3 (10.00%) MPLS
4 3 (10.00%) SAN
4 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) IBM BigInsights
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 5 (16.67%) Retail
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (3.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) AIX
3 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Unix
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Project Management
2 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.00%) DevOps
2 3 (10.00%) Network Design
2 3 (10.00%) Release Management
2 3 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Analytics
3 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.67%) High Availability
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (6.67%) Migration
3 2 (6.67%) Network Architecture
3 2 (6.67%) Office Automation
3 2 (6.67%) Service Management
3 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.33%) SOA
4 1 (3.33%) UML
4 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (30.00%) VMware
2 6 (20.00%) HP
3 5 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (6.67%) Aruba
5 2 (6.67%) EMC
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.33%) Intel
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec