Period
to 16 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Infrastructure Architect was £588 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 October 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
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 599 603 600
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Architect 14 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.031% 0.029% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.031% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 4
London median daily rate £588 £594 £688
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.05% -13.64% -1.79%
10th Percentile £513 £536 £558
90th Percentile £620 £681 £813
England median daily rate £600 £588 £520
% change year-on-year +2.13% +12.98% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 42606 42233 44531
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 95.09% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 30726 30164 31374
London median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £263
90th Percentile £656 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 522 533 714
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.03 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.72% +0.16% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.52 £17.77
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.23% +7.70%

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 16 October 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 6 months to 16 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +10 1 - -
Senior Infrastructure Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 11 (78.57%) TOGAF
1 11 (78.57%) Migration
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Office 365
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL
4 8 (57.14%) ArchiMate
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (14.29%) Dependency Management
6 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) CESG
7 1 (7.14%) VMware
7 1 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (7.14%) LAN
7 1 (7.14%) WAN
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (7.14%) Network Management
7 1 (7.14%) Demand Management
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
7 1 (7.14%) Strategic Thinking
7 1 (7.14%) DevOps
7 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance

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 10 (71.43%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Migration
1 11 (78.57%) TOGAF
2 9 (64.29%) ITIL
3 8 (57.14%) ArchiMate
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Dependency Management
5 2 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Demand Management
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) Network Management
6 1 (7.14%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) VMware