The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Architect was £563 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure Architect
South West > Bristol
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 48 71
Rank change year-on-year -25 +23  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 3 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.35% 2.45% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 2.52% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 3
Bristol median daily rate £563 £575 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +10.57%  
10th Percentile £436 £479 £311
90th Percentile £719 £650 £587
South West median daily rate £488 £575 £475
% change year-on-year -15.21% +21.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 813 832 890
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.87% 97.20% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1770 2043 2066
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
10th Percentile £258 £236 £255
90th Percentile £530 £575 £500
South West median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 88 99
Bristol median hourly rate £31.00 £13.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.96% -24.28%  
10th Percentile £10.63 £9.93 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £43.00 £37.74
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +36.36% +57.14%  

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Bristol

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Architect in Bristol

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Bristol over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Architect in Bristol

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Bristol region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) SAP