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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 180 174 202
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +28
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 90 89 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.00% 0.96% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.01% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 60 26
Median daily rate £488 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £363 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £550 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £455 £470
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Infrastructure Architect
England

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
8507 8823 8526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.76% 94.98% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5075 5046 4617
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 418 441
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 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
Hampshire +17 41 £481 +32.75% 2
Surrey 0 18 £550 +8.91%
Berkshire -10 18 £520 +18.18%
Oxfordshire +10 7 £488 -2.50%
Buckinghamshire +4 4 £400 -4.76% 1
West Sussex - 3 £433 - 1
Infrastructure Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 44 (29.93%) VMware
2 39 (26.53%) Windows
2 39 (26.53%) Linux
2 39 (26.53%) Data Centre
3 38 (25.85%) Security Cleared
4 35 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 31 (21.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (20.41%) SAN
7 28 (19.05%) Migration
7 28 (19.05%) Unix
7 28 (19.05%) SC Cleared
8 27 (18.37%) Firewall
9 25 (17.01%) Active Directory
10 22 (14.97%) TOGAF
11 21 (14.29%) IBM
12 19 (12.93%) Cisco
13 18 (12.24%) Telecoms
14 17 (11.56%) Citrix
14 17 (11.56%) ITIL
14 17 (11.56%) Technical Architecture
14 17 (11.56%) Windows Server
15 16 (10.88%) Red Hat
16 15 (10.20%) LAN
17 14 (9.52%) HP
18 13 (8.84%) WAN
18 13 (8.84%) Finance
18 13 (8.84%) Retail
18 13 (8.84%) Microsoft Azure
19 12 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
19 12 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management

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 8 (5.44%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.08%) SAS
3 5 (3.40%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.04%) JBoss
5 2 (1.36%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.68%) Apache
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.80%) IaaS
2 10 (6.80%) PaaS
2 10 (6.80%) SaaS
3 8 (5.44%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.40%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.72%) Office 365
6 2 (1.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.36%) Heroku
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.68%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.41%) SAN
2 27 (18.37%) Firewall
3 15 (10.20%) LAN
4 13 (8.84%) WAN
5 11 (7.48%) Network Security
6 6 (4.08%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.72%) HTTP
7 4 (2.72%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (2.72%) VoIP
8 3 (2.04%) DHCP
8 3 (2.04%) DMZ
8 3 (2.04%) DNS
8 3 (2.04%) HTTPS
8 3 (2.04%) MPLS
8 3 (2.04%) NAS
8 3 (2.04%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (2.04%) VPN
8 3 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.36%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.72%) Base SAS
2 4 (2.72%) Big Data
2 4 (2.72%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.36%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.36%) OLTP
3 2 (1.36%) SAS EBI
3 2 (1.36%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.68%) DB2
4 1 (0.68%) MySQL
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 18 (12.24%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.84%) Finance
2 13 (8.84%) Retail
3 6 (4.08%) Banking
4 5 (3.40%) Military
5 3 (2.04%) Billing
6 2 (1.36%) Marketing
6 2 (1.36%) Publishing
7 1 (0.68%) Automotive
7 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.40%) Web Services
2 4 (2.72%) .NET
3 3 (2.04%) Middleware
4 1 (0.68%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (26.53%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.12%) LPAR
3 8 (5.44%) VCE vBlock
4 5 (3.40%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (3.40%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.72%) FMCG
5 4 (2.72%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.72%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.72%) Replication
6 3 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.04%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.36%) CMDB
7 2 (1.36%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.36%) PKI
8 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.68%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.68%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 39 (26.53%) Linux
1 39 (26.53%) Windows
2 28 (19.05%) Unix
3 17 (11.56%) Windows Server
4 10 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.44%) AIX
5 8 (5.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.40%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.72%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.72%) VMS
8 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.36%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.68%) MVS
10 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.05%) Migration
2 22 (14.97%) TOGAF
3 17 (11.56%) ITIL
3 17 (11.56%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (6.12%) Data Protection
6 9 (6.12%) Project Management
6 9 (6.12%) Service Management
7 8 (5.44%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (5.44%) SOA
7 8 (5.44%) Use Case
8 7 (4.76%) Network Design
8 7 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (4.08%) Information Security
9 6 (4.08%) Mobile Transformation
10 5 (3.40%) DevOps
10 5 (3.40%) ITIL V3
10 5 (3.40%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.80%) PowerShell
2 7 (4.76%) Python
3 6 (4.08%) Ruby
3 6 (4.08%) SQL
4 3 (2.04%) Java
5 1 (0.68%) C
5 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (25.85%) Security Cleared
2 28 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.44%) CCNP
4 8 (5.44%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (4.76%) Degree
5 7 (4.76%) MCSE
6 5 (3.40%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.40%) VCAP
7 4 (2.72%) EMC Certification
8 3 (2.04%) MCITP
9 2 (1.36%) CCNA
9 2 (1.36%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.36%) PMP
10 1 (0.68%) CCDA
10 1 (0.68%) CCDP
10 1 (0.68%) CCIE
10 1 (0.68%) CISSP
10 1 (0.68%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.72%) COBIT
3 3 (2.04%) QA
4 2 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.68%) GxP
5 1 (0.68%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 31 (21.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (17.01%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.12%) VMware ESX
4 7 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.08%) XenApp
5 6 (4.08%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (2.72%) Terminal Server
8 3 (2.04%) vSphere
9 2 (1.36%) KVM
9 2 (1.36%) XenServer
10 1 (0.68%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (7.48%) Tivoli
1 11 (7.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (3.40%) SCOM
3 4 (2.72%) SCCM
3 4 (2.72%) SCVMM
4 3 (2.04%) Puppet
5 2 (1.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.36%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (1.36%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.68%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 44 (29.93%) VMware
2 35 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 21 (14.29%) IBM
4 19 (12.93%) Cisco
5 17 (11.56%) Citrix
6 16 (10.88%) Red Hat
7 14 (9.52%) HP
8 10 (6.80%) Oracle
9 9 (6.12%) NetApp
10 7 (4.76%) EMC
10 7 (4.76%) Juniper
11 6 (4.08%) Blue Coat
11 6 (4.08%) CheckPoint
11 6 (4.08%) Veritas
12 5 (3.40%) Brocade
13 4 (2.72%) Barracuda Networks
14 3 (2.04%) F5
15 2 (1.36%) Palo Alto
15 2 (1.36%) Riverbed
15 2 (1.36%) Splunk
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