The median contractor rate for a Enterprise Infrastructure Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
UK
Rank 573 614 617
Rank change year-on-year +41 +3  
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Infrastructure Architect 10 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.049% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.051% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 8
Median daily rate £600 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £543
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £705 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £800 £631 £650
% change year-on-year +26.73% -2.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42574 50675 51233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 32785 30936
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 1588 2053
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.93 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Infrastructure Architect over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Infrastructure Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
England +34 10 £600 +9.09% 2
London +24 7 £500 +2.56% 1
East of England -5 1 £900 +28.57%
East Midlands - 1 £600 -
South West - 1 £800 -
Norfolk - 1 £900 -
Norwich - 1 £900 -
Nottingham - 1 £600 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £600 -
Bristol - 1 £800 -

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Enterprise 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 featuring Enterprise Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 6 (35.29%) TOGAF
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 3 (17.65%) PaaS
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Service Design
4 1 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ArchiMate
4 1 (5.88%) IaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) SaaS
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.88%) CESG
4 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
1 3 (17.65%) PaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Blog
2 1 (5.88%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Solaris
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) TOGAF
2 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Service Design
3 1 (5.88%) ArchiMate
3 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) ITSM
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (5.88%) UML
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
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