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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 91 99 115
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 22 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.98% 0.86% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.92% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 8
Median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £300 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £553 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £41.53
% change year-on-year
- -13.30%
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
2063 2380 2353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.49% 92.64% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1074 1343 1166
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 111 71
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 August 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
Reading +20 9 £475 +36.69%
Newbury -3 2 £575 +10.84%
Bracknell - 2 £563 -
Maidenhead - 2 £500 -
Infrastructure Architect
South East

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (34.38%) Windows
3 11 (34.38%) VMware
4 10 (31.25%) Linux
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
6 6 (18.75%) SAN
6 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
7 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
7 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
7 5 (15.63%) Migration
7 5 (15.63%) LAN
8 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
8 4 (12.50%) Solaris
8 4 (12.50%) WAN
8 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) Firewall
8 4 (12.50%) Middleware
8 4 (12.50%) Retail
8 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (12.50%) SaaS
9 3 (9.38%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (9.38%) FMCG
9 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
9 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (9.38%) MPLS
9 3 (9.38%) IBM
9 3 (9.38%) DNS
9 3 (9.38%) HP

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 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.50%) SaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) HP Helion
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) LAN
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) WAN
4 3 (9.38%) DNS
4 3 (9.38%) MPLS
4 3 (9.38%) VoIP
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.25%) LDAP
5 2 (6.25%) Network Security
5 2 (6.25%) SSL
6 1 (3.13%) DHCP
6 1 (3.13%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) FMCG
2 3 (9.38%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Unix
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Migration
2 4 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.25%) Identity Management
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Network Design
4 2 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (6.25%) Threat Detection
4 2 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.13%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (3.13%) Presales
5 1 (3.13%) Programme Governance
5 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma
5 1 (3.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) VCAP
3 1 (3.13%) VCP5
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (3.13%) GxP
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix
3 3 (9.38%) HP
3 3 (9.38%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) EMC
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Splunk
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) NetApp