The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 54 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 6 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.97% 0.42% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.44% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £395 £375 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £375 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £511 £463 £469
% change year-on-year
+10.54% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
568 678 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.21% 96.03% 96.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 315 415
Median daily rate £400 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 41
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.77 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) VMware
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Unix

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
1 3 (42.86%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SAP