The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 87 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 1 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.081% 0.71% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.77% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Average daily rate
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£520 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.98 - £42.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1142 906 843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.85% 92.45% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 424 389
Average daily rate £350 £333 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £178 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 89 75
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £23.95 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Infrastructure Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Architect in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) HPUX
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) GPFS
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) eTOM
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Intel
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) HACMP

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Infrastructure Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) OLTP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) HACMP
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) HPUX
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) eTOM
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) GPFS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp