The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Architect was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 29 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.

Infrastructure Architect
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 74 85
Rank change year-on-year -22 +11  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 1 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.084% 1.84% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 1.92% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 1
Median daily rate £450 £563 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -13.46%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £497 £475
% change year-on-year +0.60% +4.63%  
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1120 1251 1360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.28% 96.16% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 813 737
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £540 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 98 60
Median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £25.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +16.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.13 £51.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Surrey

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Architect in Surrey

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Architect in Surrey

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Surrey region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) CCIE
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
1 4 (57.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Rsyslog
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) AppDynamics
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
4 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Packer
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCIE
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Consul
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 1 (14.29%) Packer
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Rsyslog
1 1 (14.29%) Terraform
1 1 (14.29%) yum
1 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) AppDynamics
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 1 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle