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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 162 158 211
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +53
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 89 112 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.05% 1.15% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.21% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 78 32
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £363 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £544 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 £41.53
% change year-on-year
- -32.57%
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
7936 9237 8730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.78% 94.71% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4810 5562 4816
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 433 463
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -15 30 £457 +26.06% 1
Surrey +25 27 £450 -6.49%
Berkshire +8 19 £480 +3.78% 2
West Sussex - 5 £425 - 2
Buckinghamshire -5 3 £600 +33.33%
Middlesex 0 2 £465 +3.33%
Oxfordshire -9 2 £438 -10.25%
Infrastructure Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 81 (46.55%) Windows
2 76 (43.68%) VMware
3 49 (28.16%) Microsoft
3 49 (28.16%) Windows Server
4 44 (25.29%) Cisco
5 43 (24.71%) Linux
5 43 (24.71%) Data Centre
6 40 (22.99%) Active Directory
7 34 (19.54%) Migration
8 33 (18.97%) Security Cleared
9 31 (17.82%) Unix
10 30 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 29 (16.67%) Red Hat
11 29 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (16.09%) Cisco Certification
12 28 (16.09%) MCSE
13 27 (15.52%) MPLS
14 25 (14.37%) IBM
15 24 (13.79%) SAN
15 24 (13.79%) SC Cleared
16 23 (13.22%) CCIE
17 22 (12.64%) AIX
17 22 (12.64%) Retail
18 21 (12.07%) TOGAF
19 20 (11.49%) Dynamics NAV
19 20 (11.49%) Windows Server 2012
20 19 (10.92%) Network Security
20 19 (10.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
20 19 (10.92%) Firewall
20 19 (10.92%) SQL

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 (5.75%) Office Communications Server
2 7 (4.02%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.87%) JBoss
4 4 (2.30%) Apache
5 3 (1.72%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (11.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (5.17%) Office 365
2 8 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.02%) SaaS
4 5 (2.87%) IaaS
5 4 (2.30%) PaaS
6 3 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.57%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.52%) MPLS
2 24 (13.79%) SAN
3 19 (10.92%) Firewall
3 19 (10.92%) LAN
3 19 (10.92%) Network Security
3 19 (10.92%) WAN
4 6 (3.45%) LDAP
4 6 (3.45%) VoIP
5 5 (2.87%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.30%) SSL
7 3 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.72%) DNS
7 3 (1.72%) VPN
8 2 (1.15%) Internet
8 2 (1.15%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.15%) VLAN
8 2 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.57%) DAB
9 1 (0.57%) Wireless
9 1 (0.57%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.57%) Big Data
4 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.57%) DB2
4 1 (0.57%) MySQL
4 1 (0.57%) OLTP
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.72%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.72%) JIRA
2 2 (1.15%) Hudson
General
1 22 (12.64%) Retail
2 13 (7.47%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.75%) Finance
4 8 (4.60%) Banking
5 4 (2.30%) Publishing
6 2 (1.15%) Military
7 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.02%) Middleware
2 4 (2.30%) .NET
3 3 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (24.71%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.17%) LPAR
3 5 (2.87%) FMCG
4 4 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.30%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.72%) Replication
5 3 (1.72%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (1.15%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.15%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.57%) PKI
7 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.57%) W3C
7 1 (0.57%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 81 (46.55%) Windows
2 49 (28.16%) Windows Server
3 43 (24.71%) Linux
4 31 (17.82%) Unix
5 22 (12.64%) AIX
6 20 (11.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (6.90%) Solaris
8 12 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (3.45%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.30%) Fedora
11 3 (1.72%) VMS
12 2 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (19.54%) Migration
2 21 (12.07%) TOGAF
3 18 (10.34%) Network Design
4 13 (7.47%) ITIL
5 11 (6.32%) Data Protection
6 9 (5.17%) Service Management
6 9 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (4.60%) Project Management
8 7 (4.02%) DevOps
8 7 (4.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (4.02%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (3.45%) Mobile Transformation
10 5 (2.87%) Configuration Management
10 5 (2.87%) E-Commerce
10 5 (2.87%) Information Security
10 5 (2.87%) ITIL V3
10 5 (2.87%) Target Operating Model
11 4 (2.30%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.92%) SQL
2 5 (2.87%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.72%) Python
4 2 (1.15%) Java
4 2 (1.15%) Ruby
5 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (18.97%) Security Cleared
2 30 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (16.09%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (16.09%) MCSE
4 24 (13.79%) SC Cleared
5 23 (13.22%) CCIE
6 13 (7.47%) CCNP
7 8 (4.60%) Degree
8 4 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.72%) MCSA
9 3 (1.72%) VCAP
10 2 (1.15%) AWS Certification
10 2 (1.15%) EMC Certification
11 1 (0.57%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.57%) CCDA
11 1 (0.57%) CCDP
11 1 (0.57%) CCNA
11 1 (0.57%) MCSD
11 1 (0.57%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.75%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.30%) PA-DSS
3 3 (1.72%) COBIT
4 2 (1.15%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 40 (22.99%) Active Directory
2 29 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (4.60%) vSphere
4 5 (2.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (2.30%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.72%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.15%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.57%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.57%) XenApp
8 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (10.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (4.02%) Tivoli
3 5 (2.87%) SCCM
4 4 (2.30%) Puppet
5 3 (1.72%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.72%) SCOM
6 2 (1.15%) Terraform
7 1 (0.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.57%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 76 (43.68%) VMware
2 49 (28.16%) Microsoft
3 44 (25.29%) Cisco
4 29 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 25 (14.37%) IBM
6 13 (7.47%) HP
7 12 (6.90%) Citrix
8 11 (6.32%) Oracle
9 10 (5.75%) NetApp
10 7 (4.02%) Splunk
11 6 (3.45%) Juniper
11 6 (3.45%) Veritas
12 5 (2.87%) CheckPoint
13 4 (2.30%) 3PAR
13 4 (2.30%) EMC
13 4 (2.30%) F5
13 4 (2.30%) Gemalto
13 4 (2.30%) Kaspersky
14 3 (1.72%) Barracuda Networks
14 3 (1.72%) Brocade
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