Period
to 20 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Architect was £555 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 127 112
Rank change year-on-year -3 -15 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 47 32 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.29% 0.92% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.96% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 48
Hampshire median daily rate £555 £500 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.00% +4.71% +31.72%
10th Percentile £482 £435 £418
90th Percentile £619 £604 £555
South East median daily rate £550 £513 £465
% change year-on-year +7.32% +10.33% +6.17%
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 3,432 3,318 3,583
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.92% 95.48% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,041 1,988 2,237
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £221 £228
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 163 246
Hampshire median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% - +29.87%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.90 £47.34 £55.50
South East median hourly rate £20.12 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.79% -5.26% +5.56%

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 October 2018.

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 October 2018. 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 -2 8 £575 +2.22%
Basingstoke +9 4 - - 1
Portsmouth -16 2 £475 -
Southampton -25 2 £400 -27.27% 1
Infrastructure Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 38 (80.85%) Windows
2 37 (78.72%) VMware
3 36 (76.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (76.60%) Windows Server
4 35 (74.47%) Oracle
5 34 (72.34%) Hyper-V
6 33 (70.21%) Microsoft Azure
7 32 (68.09%) Network Design
8 31 (65.96%) Middleware
8 31 (65.96%) Citrix
9 30 (63.83%) SQL
9 30 (63.83%) Microsoft App-V
9 30 (63.83%) XenApp
10 25 (53.19%) Analytical Skills
11 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
12 19 (40.43%) SaaS
13 18 (38.30%) AIX
13 18 (38.30%) Migration
14 17 (36.17%) Linux
14 17 (36.17%) Windows 10
15 16 (34.04%) Red Hat
15 16 (34.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (31.91%) IBM
16 15 (31.91%) SAN
16 15 (31.91%) HP
16 15 (31.91%) Windows XP
16 15 (31.91%) Unix
17 14 (29.79%) Data Guard
17 14 (29.79%) Oracle RAC
17 14 (29.79%) PaaS

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 3 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (6.38%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (70.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (40.43%) SaaS
3 14 (29.79%) IaaS
3 14 (29.79%) PaaS
4 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) SAN
2 11 (23.40%) NetScaler
3 4 (8.51%) DNS
3 4 (8.51%) Firewall
4 3 (6.38%) Internet
4 3 (6.38%) PBX
4 3 (6.38%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (6.38%) VoIP
4 3 (6.38%) VoWiFi
4 3 (6.38%) VSAT
5 1 (2.13%) DHCP
5 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (65.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (53.19%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.64%) Cloud Native
4 3 (6.38%) CCTV
4 3 (6.38%) IPTV
4 3 (6.38%) Public Cloud
4 3 (6.38%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.13%) BYOD
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (80.85%) Windows
2 36 (76.60%) Windows Server
3 18 (38.30%) AIX
4 17 (36.17%) Linux
4 17 (36.17%) Windows 10
5 16 (34.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (31.91%) Unix
6 15 (31.91%) Windows XP
7 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Network Design
2 18 (38.30%) Migration
3 14 (29.79%) Storage Virtualisation
4 7 (14.89%) Application Packaging
5 6 (12.77%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.51%) ITIL
6 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.38%) Service Management
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (4.26%) Security Hardening
9 1 (2.13%) Collaborative Working
9 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 36 (76.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (72.34%) Hyper-V
3 30 (63.83%) Microsoft App-V
3 30 (63.83%) XenApp
4 14 (29.79%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (23.40%) XenDesktop
6 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (29.79%) Data Guard
2 4 (8.51%) AirWatch
3 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 37 (78.72%) VMware
2 35 (74.47%) Oracle
3 31 (65.96%) Citrix
4 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
5 16 (34.04%) Red Hat
6 15 (31.91%) HP
6 15 (31.91%) IBM
7 14 (29.79%) 3PAR
8 4 (8.51%) Cisco
9 3 (6.38%) Google
9 3 (6.38%) Palo Alto
10 2 (4.26%) Veritas
11 1 (2.13%) EMC
11 1 (2.13%) Intel
11 1 (2.13%) Remedy
11 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow