The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 62 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 4 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% 0.12% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.13% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
Median daily rate £623 £438 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.28% -19.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £617 £438 £523
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £438 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+10.55% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 -
Infrastructure Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
706 786 930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.15% 95.97% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 568 681
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 39 50
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £38.78 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Infrastructure Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Infrastructure Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 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 Bristol region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) LAN
2 10 (37.04%) WAN
2 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
3 9 (33.33%) SCCM
4 8 (29.63%) Information Security
5 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco
6 6 (22.22%) VMware
6 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (18.52%) Puppet
7 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (18.52%) DevOps
7 5 (18.52%) Ansible
7 5 (18.52%) Wireless
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (18.52%) VPN
7 5 (18.52%) Linux
7 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
7 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
7 5 (18.52%) Google
8 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
8 4 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (14.81%) CISSP
8 4 (14.81%) Mac OS X

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (14.81%) Office 365
4 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.70%) IaaS
4 1 (3.70%) PaaS
4 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) LAN
1 10 (37.04%) WAN
2 5 (18.52%) VPN
2 5 (18.52%) Wireless
3 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 4 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (11.11%) SAN
4 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security
6 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Cryptography
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) BYOD
4 1 (3.70%) CESG
4 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (14.81%) Mac OS X
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Information Security
2 6 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
4 4 (14.81%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (11.11%) MODAF
6 2 (7.41%) ArchiMate
6 2 (7.41%) BPMN
6 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Matrix Management
6 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (7.41%) SOA
6 2 (7.41%) Use Case
6 2 (7.41%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (3.70%) Data Security
7 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) CCA
3 1 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (18.52%) Ansible
2 5 (18.52%) Puppet
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) Google
4 4 (14.81%) Palo Alto
5 3 (11.11%) EMC
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix