The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Canary Wharf region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 20 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.84% 0.36% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £700 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.08 £47.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-17.73% -
Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 258 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.24% 92.47% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 188 201
Average daily rate £450 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (66.67%) MODAF
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (33.33%) Nimsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) InfiniBand
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) InfiniBand
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ClearQuest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MODAF
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) CMMI
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Nimsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec