Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Architect was £473 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 83 103
Rank change year-on-year -31 +20 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 8 29 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.41% 1.67% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.75% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 3
Bristol median daily rate £473 £600 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.25% +37.14% -19.72%
10th Percentile £432 £451 £294
90th Percentile £711 £638 £519
South West median daily rate £494 £538 £475
% change year-on-year -8.14% +13.16% -8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £52.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £43.75 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1860 1653 1656
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.05% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1268 1172 1218
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £236
90th Percentile £525 £545 £533
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 82 84
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +53.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £51.95 £47.40 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +26.00% -9.09% +37.50%

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 6 months to 18 November 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 18 November 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 6 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) Middleware
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) MCSE
3 3 (37.50%) MODAF
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Private Cloud
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) ArchiMate
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) MODAF
2 3 (37.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (25.00%) ArchiMate
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (25.00%) Xen
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) SAP