The median contractor rate for a Senior Infrastructure Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 May 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.

Senior Infrastructure Architect
England / London
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 429 415
Rank change year-on-year +44 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Architect 13 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.066% 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.019% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Median daily rate £600 £563 £688
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £553 £678
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £573 £698
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £550 £400
% change year-on-year +22.72% +37.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18822 21021 21467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.86% 95.21% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13394 15294 14812
Median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 219 406
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £18.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +0.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Senior Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Architect in London

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Infrastructure Architect in London

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Architect in London over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Infrastructure Architect in London

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2017. 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 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
City of London - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Senior Infrastructure Architect
England

Senior Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Office 365
1 12 (92.31%) TOGAF
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 11 (84.62%) Migration
3 9 (69.23%) ArchiMate
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
5 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (7.69%) Demand Management

Senior Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) TOGAF
2 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 11 (84.62%) Migration
3 9 (69.23%) ArchiMate
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
5 2 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (7.69%) Demand Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) VMware