The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 101 108 102
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 10 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.43% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.47% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 11
Median daily rate £485 £511 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.99% -0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £375 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £587 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 -
Infrastructure Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1854 2345 2464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.84% 92.00% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 1217 1292
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 149 60
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bracknell - 4 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £535 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Infrastructure Architect
South East

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) Linux
4 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
5 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
5 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
6 7 (24.14%) LAN
6 7 (24.14%) WAN
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco
7 5 (17.24%) Oracle
7 5 (17.24%) Solaris
7 5 (17.24%) Firewall
7 5 (17.24%) Office 365
7 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
8 4 (13.79%) vSphere
8 4 (13.79%) Network Design
8 4 (13.79%) Middleware
8 4 (13.79%) SAN
8 4 (13.79%) NetApp
9 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
9 3 (10.34%) EMC
9 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
9 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
9 3 (10.34%) Retail
9 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
10 2 (6.90%) FMCG
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (6.90%) Network Security

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) SaaS
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) LAN
1 7 (24.14%) WAN
2 5 (17.24%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) SAN
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.90%) DNS
5 2 (6.90%) LDAP
5 2 (6.90%) MPLS
5 2 (6.90%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.90%) Network Security
5 2 (6.90%) SSL
5 2 (6.90%) VLAN
5 2 (6.90%) VoIP
6 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Clustering
1 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.90%) FMCG
1 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Linux
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
4 5 (17.24%) Solaris
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Unix
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Network Design
2 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
2 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (6.90%) Migration
2 2 (6.90%) Project Management
2 2 (6.90%) Security Management
2 2 (6.90%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (6.90%) Threat Detection
2 2 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.45%) Content Management
3 1 (3.45%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (3.45%) Network Management
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security Management
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Operations Management
3 1 (3.45%) Presales
3 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) vSphere
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.90%) XenApp
4 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (6.90%) vMotion
2 1 (3.45%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) VMware
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle
4 4 (13.79%) NetApp
5 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.34%) EMC
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) Fujitsu
6 2 (6.90%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) IBM
6 2 (6.90%) Splunk