The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
England / South East
Rank 205 201 205
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 38 61 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.70% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.74% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 30
Median daily rate £535 £550 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +20.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £445 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £670 £619
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +118.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7220 8201 9181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.68% 94.58% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4216 5014 4892
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 382 436
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Infrastructure Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +10 14 £550 +21.54% 1
Hampshire -1 11 £500 -11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 5 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £700 -
Kent - 2 £563 -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 South East region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 54 (58.06%) Windows
2 44 (47.31%) VMware
3 37 (39.78%) Cisco
4 34 (36.56%) Windows Server
5 26 (27.96%) Network Design
6 24 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (25.81%) MCSE
7 23 (24.73%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (24.73%) Red Hat
8 22 (23.66%) MPLS
8 22 (23.66%) Microsoft
8 22 (23.66%) CCIE
8 22 (23.66%) Linux
9 21 (22.58%) Dynamics NAV
10 17 (18.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (18.28%) Active Directory
10 17 (18.28%) NetApp
11 14 (15.05%) Finance
12 13 (13.98%) Firewall
12 13 (13.98%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
13 12 (12.90%) Retail
13 12 (12.90%) Citrix
13 12 (12.90%) LAN
13 12 (12.90%) WAN
14 11 (11.83%) MS Excel
14 11 (11.83%) Office 365
14 11 (11.83%) Data Centre
15 10 (10.75%) Amazon AWS

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (10.75%) Apache
2 9 (9.68%) JBoss
3 7 (7.53%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (22.58%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.83%) Office 365
3 10 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.30%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.23%) IaaS
5 3 (3.23%) PaaS
6 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.15%) SaaS
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.66%) MPLS
2 13 (13.98%) Firewall
3 12 (12.90%) LAN
3 12 (12.90%) WAN
4 9 (9.68%) Network Security
5 8 (8.60%) SAN
6 7 (7.53%) SMTP
7 3 (3.23%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.15%) SNMP
8 2 (2.15%) VLAN
8 2 (2.15%) VPN
9 1 (1.08%) DNS
9 1 (1.08%) HTTP
9 1 (1.08%) SSL
9 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) Hadoop
3 7 (7.53%) DB2
3 7 (7.53%) IBM BigInsights
3 7 (7.53%) Neo4j
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.23%) JIRA
2 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.08%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.08%) Hudson
General
1 14 (15.05%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Retail
3 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.23%) Advertising
5 2 (2.15%) Back Office
5 2 (2.15%) Banking
5 2 (2.15%) Electronics
5 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.15%) Marketing
5 2 (2.15%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) Middleware
2 3 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (1.08%) .NET
3 1 (1.08%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.08%) REST
3 1 (1.08%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.30%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.23%) Clustering
6 2 (2.15%) PKI
7 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.08%) NHS
7 1 (1.08%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 54 (58.06%) Windows
2 34 (36.56%) Windows Server
3 22 (23.66%) Linux
4 12 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.45%) Unix
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.15%) Solaris
7 2 (2.15%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.08%) AIX
8 1 (1.08%) CentOS
8 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.96%) Network Design
2 10 (10.75%) DevOps
3 9 (9.68%) Migration
4 8 (8.60%) Network Architecture
5 7 (7.53%) UML
6 6 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.45%) Security Operations
7 5 (5.38%) Project Management
8 4 (4.30%) SOA
9 3 (3.23%) Information Security
9 3 (3.23%) ITIL
9 3 (3.23%) Presales
9 3 (3.23%) Security Management
9 3 (3.23%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (3.23%) TOGAF
10 2 (2.15%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.15%) Capacity Management
10 2 (2.15%) High Availability
10 2 (2.15%) Programme Management
10 2 (2.15%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.60%) SQL
2 3 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (1.08%) C
3 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (25.81%) MCSE
1 24 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (24.73%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (23.66%) CCIE
4 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
5 10 (10.75%) SC Cleared
6 8 (8.60%) CCNP
7 7 (7.53%) Degree
8 3 (3.23%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.08%) AWS Certification
9 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) PCI DSS
2 7 (7.53%) PA-DSS
3 1 (1.08%) COBIT
3 1 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (18.28%) Active Directory
1 17 (18.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (7.53%) vSphere
4 4 (4.30%) XenApp
5 3 (3.23%) Docker
5 3 (3.23%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.08%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (9.68%) Puppet
2 8 (8.60%) ZABBIX
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.15%) SCCM
3 2 (2.15%) Terraform
3 2 (2.15%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.15%) vMotion
4 1 (1.08%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.08%) Ansible
4 1 (1.08%) Consul
4 1 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.08%) Packer
4 1 (1.08%) Rsyslog
4 1 (1.08%) yum
Vendors
1 44 (47.31%) VMware
2 37 (39.78%) Cisco
3 23 (24.73%) Red Hat
4 22 (23.66%) Microsoft
5 17 (18.28%) NetApp
6 12 (12.90%) Citrix
7 10 (10.75%) IBM
8 8 (8.60%) Gemalto
8 8 (8.60%) Kaspersky
8 8 (8.60%) Splunk
8 8 (8.60%) Tripwire
9 7 (7.53%) Oracle
10 4 (4.30%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.30%) F5
11 3 (3.23%) EMC
11 3 (3.23%) HP
11 3 (3.23%) SAP
12 2 (2.15%) Fujitsu
12 2 (2.15%) Intel
12 2 (2.15%) Veritas
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