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 3 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 198 193 215
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 72 74 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 0.75% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.79% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 34 20
Median daily rate £488 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £398 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £543 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £23.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+152.63% -37.16%
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
9170 9361 8882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.26% 94.33% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5549 5142 4874
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 £225 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 452 487
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.85 £50.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Surrey +4 22 £550 -4.76% 1
Hampshire +2 20 £513 +13.88%
Berkshire +4 11 £450 +13.20%
Buckinghamshire +10 8 £400 -25.58%
Oxfordshire +8 7 £488 +8.33% 1
West Sussex -25 2 £417 +2.20%
Middlesex -5 1 - -
Kent -25 1 £425 -15.00%
Sussex - 1 - -
Infrastructure Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 40 (27.97%) VMware
2 38 (26.57%) Security Cleared
3 37 (25.87%) Windows
4 36 (25.17%) Microsoft
5 35 (24.48%) Data Centre
6 34 (23.78%) Linux
7 30 (20.98%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (20.28%) SC Cleared
8 29 (20.28%) Technical Architecture
8 29 (20.28%) Firewall
9 25 (17.48%) SAN
10 24 (16.78%) Active Directory
11 23 (16.08%) LAN
12 22 (15.38%) Oracle
13 20 (13.99%) TOGAF
14 19 (13.29%) Unix
14 19 (13.29%) Cisco
14 19 (13.29%) Citrix
14 19 (13.29%) Migration
15 18 (12.59%) HP
16 17 (11.89%) Finance
17 16 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (11.19%) WAN
17 16 (11.19%) Retail
17 16 (11.19%) Windows Server
18 15 (10.49%) Data Warehouse
19 14 (9.79%) ITIL
19 14 (9.79%) IBM
19 14 (9.79%) PowerShell
19 14 (9.79%) Network Security

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 11 (7.69%) SAS
2 8 (5.59%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.80%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.10%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.40%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.40%) JBoss
5 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.70%) CICS
6 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.70%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.79%) PaaS
2 13 (9.09%) IaaS
3 11 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (6.29%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (5.59%) SaaS
6 4 (2.80%) Office 365
7 2 (1.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (1.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.40%) Heroku
8 1 (0.70%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.28%) Firewall
2 25 (17.48%) SAN
3 23 (16.08%) LAN
4 16 (11.19%) WAN
5 14 (9.79%) NAS
5 14 (9.79%) Network Security
6 9 (6.29%) HTTP
7 8 (5.59%) DMZ
7 8 (5.59%) DNS
7 8 (5.59%) HTTPS
7 8 (5.59%) Reverse Proxy
8 7 (4.90%) MPLS
8 7 (4.90%) VLAN
9 5 (3.50%) Multicast
10 4 (2.80%) PABX
10 4 (2.80%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.10%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.10%) VoIP
12 2 (1.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.49%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.90%) OLTP
2 7 (4.90%) SAS EBI
3 6 (4.20%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.50%) Base SAS
4 5 (3.50%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.80%) Big Data
5 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (2.10%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.40%) DB2
8 1 (0.70%) DB2 UDB
8 1 (0.70%) MySQL
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.70%) PowerCenter
General
1 17 (11.89%) Finance
2 16 (11.19%) Retail
3 9 (6.29%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.80%) Banking
4 4 (2.80%) Billing
4 4 (2.80%) Military
5 2 (1.40%) Marketing
5 2 (1.40%) Publishing
6 1 (0.70%) Automotive
6 1 (0.70%) Local Government
6 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.59%) Web Services
2 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (24.48%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.59%) Mainframe
3 8 (5.59%) VCE vBlock
4 7 (4.90%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.50%) FMCG
5 5 (3.50%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.10%) BYOD
6 3 (2.10%) Clustering
6 3 (2.10%) CMDB
6 3 (2.10%) LPAR
7 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.40%) PKI
8 1 (0.70%) HACMP
8 1 (0.70%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.70%) Replication
8 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 37 (25.87%) Windows
2 34 (23.78%) Linux
3 19 (13.29%) Unix
4 16 (11.19%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.80%) AIX
6 4 (2.80%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.80%) MVS
6 4 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.10%) HPUX
7 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.40%) Solaris
8 2 (1.40%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.70%) VMS
9 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.28%) Technical Architecture
2 20 (13.99%) TOGAF
3 19 (13.29%) Migration
4 16 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (9.79%) ITIL
6 13 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (6.99%) Service Management
9 9 (6.29%) Server Virtualisation
9 9 (6.29%) SOA
9 9 (6.29%) Use Case
10 8 (5.59%) Change Management
10 8 (5.59%) Data Security
11 7 (4.90%) DevOps
11 7 (4.90%) Network Design
12 6 (4.20%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (4.20%) High Availability
13 5 (3.50%) Network Management
13 5 (3.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.79%) PowerShell
2 9 (6.29%) Python
3 8 (5.59%) Ruby
4 5 (3.50%) SQL
5 4 (2.80%) Java
6 2 (1.40%) C
6 2 (1.40%) JCL
7 1 (0.70%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.70%) C++
7 1 (0.70%) COBOL
7 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.70%) REXX
7 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (26.57%) Security Cleared
2 29 (20.28%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (4.90%) Degree
4 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.50%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.80%) EMC Certification
6 4 (2.80%) MCSE
6 4 (2.80%) VCAP
7 3 (2.10%) CCNA
7 3 (2.10%) CCNP
7 3 (2.10%) MCITP
8 2 (1.40%) MCSA
8 2 (1.40%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.40%) PMP
8 2 (1.40%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.70%) CCDA
9 1 (0.70%) CISSP
9 1 (0.70%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) COBIT
2 3 (2.10%) QA
3 2 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.70%) GxP
4 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (20.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (16.78%) Active Directory
3 11 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.99%) VMware ESX
5 9 (6.29%) XenDesktop
6 6 (4.20%) XenApp
6 6 (4.20%) XenServer
7 4 (2.80%) Terminal Server
7 4 (2.80%) vSphere
8 3 (2.10%) KVM
8 3 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.70%) GPFS
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (3.50%) Tivoli
1 5 (3.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (2.80%) SCVMM
3 3 (2.10%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 3 (2.10%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (2.10%) SCCM
3 3 (2.10%) SCOM
4 1 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.70%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (27.97%) VMware
2 36 (25.17%) Microsoft
3 22 (15.38%) Oracle
4 19 (13.29%) Cisco
4 19 (13.29%) Citrix
5 18 (12.59%) HP
6 14 (9.79%) IBM
7 13 (9.09%) NetApp
8 7 (4.90%) EMC
8 7 (4.90%) Red Hat
9 6 (4.20%) Blue Coat
9 6 (4.20%) CheckPoint
9 6 (4.20%) Cognos
10 5 (3.50%) Brocade
11 4 (2.80%) Juniper
12 3 (2.10%) F5
12 3 (2.10%) SAP
13 2 (1.40%) Palo Alto
13 2 (1.40%) Riverbed
14 1 (0.70%) SolarWinds
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