Period
to 9 July 2020

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Technical Architect was £378 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

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 Technical Architect
England > South East
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 207 355 366
Rank change year-on-year +148 +11 -22
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technical Architect 3 11 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.050% 0.073% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.076% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 13
Median daily rate £378 £519 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.23% +15.28% -
10th Percentile £325 £449 £431
90th Percentile £408 £675 £578
England median daily rate £405 £588 £500
% change year-on-year -31.06% +17.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £45.43

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 5,673 14,396 16,231
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.63% 95.00% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,313 8,569 9,572
Median daily rate £450 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +4.12% +4.29%
10th Percentile £216 £256 £261
90th Percentile £606 £600 £579
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 346 640 691
Median hourly rate £21.20 £22.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.78% +20.32% +6.86%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.24 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £55.00 £51.00
Median hourly rate £22.55 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +12.73% +6.95% -

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Technical Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Technical Architect in the South East

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Technical Architect in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Infrastructure Technical Architect in the South East

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Technical Architect in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Technical Architect in the South East

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Technical Architect within the South East region over the 6 months to 9 July 2020. 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
Hampshire +77 3 £378 -30.57%
Infrastructure Technical Architect
England

Infrastructure Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, Infrastructure Technical 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 South East region featuring Infrastructure Technical Architect in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware

Infrastructure Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DMZ
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes