The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Architect was £700 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 39 - 41
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.36% - 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% - 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £700 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £484 £475
% change year-on-year +3.35% +1.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year - +152.63%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 279 226 356
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 100.00% 95.36% 96.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 173 242
Median daily rate £375 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -15.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 26
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.06% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.80 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Oxford

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Architect in Oxford

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Oxford region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Back Office
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Publishing

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle