The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Architect was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 80 80
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 11 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.90% 1.41% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.48% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Median daily rate £525 £550 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.54% +8.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £455 £469
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £565 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £460
% change year-on-year - +8.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

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 1156 1219 1229
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.44% 95.31% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 799 697
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 65 52
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.55% +42.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Surrey over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking -2 1 £480 -12.72%
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Infrastructure Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 7 (63.64%) TOGAF
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) Ansible
4 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 4 (36.36%) Terraform
4 4 (36.36%) Puppet
4 4 (36.36%) Data Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) SIEM
5 3 (27.27%) Database Security
5 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
5 3 (27.27%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
6 2 (18.18%) Unix
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) ArchiMate
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) TOGAF
2 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Data Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Database Security
4 3 (27.27%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (27.27%) SIEM
5 2 (18.18%) ArchiMate
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
6 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Storage Virtualisation
6 1 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Ansible
1 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
1 4 (36.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) OpenText
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) SAP