Period
to 15 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Architect was £485 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 111 93
Rank change year-on-year +22 -18 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 12 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.91% 0.62% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.66% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 2
Milton Keynes median daily rate £485 £425 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.12% -12.37% +16.31%
10th Percentile £433 £400 £366
90th Percentile £545 £475 £625
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £498 £425 £485
% change year-on-year +17.06% -12.37% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,245 1,679 1,221
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.03% 95.29% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 827 670
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £219 £253 £220
90th Percentile £575 £525 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 84 57
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £17.09 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.08% +31.46% -
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.36 £8.50
90th Percentile £17.55 £21.00 £30.95
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -19.71% +25.00% -

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Architect in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Architect in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, Infrastructure Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) VMware
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Blue Coat
2 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 6 (50.00%) NetApp
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) IP Telephony
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Network Design
6 3 (25.00%) Wireless
6 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) SCCM
6 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (16.67%) DevOps
7 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
7 2 (16.67%) PaaS

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) IP Telephony
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
1 2 (16.67%) Robotics
2 1 (8.33%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (25.00%) Network Design
1 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 3 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Blue Coat
2 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) NetApp
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (33.33%) HP