The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 22 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 City of London 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 169 159 182
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +23
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 26 59 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.83% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.90% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 46 33
Average daily rate
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£500 £525 £505
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £613 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £434
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £54.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.08 £47.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-17.73% -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5279 6592 7200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.18% 92.71% 92.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3853 4844 5219
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 162 173
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £50.70 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Infrastructure Architect
London

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Infrastructure Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the City of London region.

Infrastructure Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 42 (60.87%) Windows
2 39 (56.52%) VMware
3 31 (44.93%) SAN
4 24 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (30.43%) Cisco
5 21 (30.43%) Linux
6 20 (28.99%) Oracle
7 19 (27.54%) SQL
8 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
8 17 (24.64%) Active Directory
8 17 (24.64%) Finance
9 15 (21.74%) Citrix
9 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (20.29%) HP
11 13 (18.84%) LAN
11 13 (18.84%) WAN
11 13 (18.84%) Banking
12 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (17.39%) EMC
13 11 (15.94%) NetApp
13 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
13 11 (15.94%) ITIL
13 11 (15.94%) Migration
13 11 (15.94%) Clustering
13 11 (15.94%) SCCM
13 11 (15.94%) Hyper-V
13 11 (15.94%) XenApp
14 10 (14.49%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (14.49%) Java
14 10 (14.49%) UNIX

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (5.80%) IIS
2 3 (4.35%) Apache
2 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.45%) Lync
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
2 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (44.93%) SAN
2 13 (18.84%) LAN
2 13 (18.84%) WAN
3 8 (11.59%) NAS
4 7 (10.14%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (10.14%) Firewall
5 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.70%) FCoE
5 6 (8.70%) NetScaler
5 6 (8.70%) Multicast
6 5 (7.25%) Unified Communications
7 4 (5.80%) iSCSI
8 3 (4.35%) HTTP
8 3 (4.35%) DNS
8 3 (4.35%) VLAN
9 2 (2.90%) Intranet
9 2 (2.90%) Internet
10 1 (1.45%) DHCP
10 1 (1.45%) VPN
10 1 (1.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) HBase
2 3 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.45%) Big Data
4 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) ClearQuest
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 13 (18.84%) Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Publishing
3 4 (5.80%) Back Office
4 3 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) Middleware
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (4.35%) XML
3 3 (4.35%) XSLT
3 3 (4.35%) HTML
3 3 (4.35%) .NET
3 3 (4.35%) J2EE
3 3 (4.35%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Clustering
2 4 (5.80%) Replication
3 3 (4.35%) FlexPod
3 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.45%) Open Source
4 1 (1.45%) NHS
4 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 42 (60.87%) Windows
2 21 (30.43%) Linux
3 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (14.49%) UNIX
6 9 (13.04%) Solaris
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.80%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) ITIL
1 11 (15.94%) Migration
2 10 (14.49%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (10.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (10.14%) TOGAF
4 6 (8.70%) Benchmarking
4 6 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (7.25%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.80%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.35%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.35%) Change Management
7 3 (4.35%) Service Management
7 3 (4.35%) CMMI
7 3 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.35%) MODAF
8 2 (2.90%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (2.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.54%) SQL
2 10 (14.49%) Java
3 3 (4.35%) VB
4 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) C
5 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (24.64%) Active Directory
3 11 (15.94%) Hyper-V
3 11 (15.94%) XenApp
4 7 (10.14%) Xen
5 6 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (8.70%) NFS
5 6 (8.70%) XenServer
5 6 (8.70%) SRDF
6 5 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
7 4 (5.80%) XenDesktop
8 3 (4.35%) KVM
8 3 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.45%) Control-M
2 1 (1.45%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.45%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 39 (56.52%) VMware
2 21 (30.43%) Cisco
3 20 (28.99%) Oracle
4 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
5 15 (21.74%) Citrix
6 14 (20.29%) HP
7 12 (17.39%) EMC
8 11 (15.94%) NetApp
9 6 (8.70%) Intel
10 5 (7.25%) Sybase
11 4 (5.80%) Apple
11 4 (5.80%) CA
11 4 (5.80%) IBM
12 3 (4.35%) 29West
12 3 (4.35%) Nimsoft
12 3 (4.35%) TIBCO
12 3 (4.35%) DataSynapse
13 2 (2.90%) Informatica
13 2 (2.90%) Juniper
13 2 (2.90%) Business Objects
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