The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Infrastructure Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Solution Architect
Rank 111 119 126
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Solutions Architect 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.13% 0.19% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.21% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £475 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Infrastructure Solutions 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
2117 2381 2366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.61% 92.43% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1109 1344 1175
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 111 70
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 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £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 Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Infrastructure Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Infrastructure Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Infrastructure Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Solutions 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 Solutions Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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 - 3 £475 -
Infrastructure Solutions Architect
South East

Infrastructure Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Infrastructure Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Banking

Infrastructure Solutions 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
1 2 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft