The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 168 174 167
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 36 34 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.58% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.63% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 46
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£525 £525 £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £39.08 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-7.86% -17.73%
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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 City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5491 5436 6581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.38% 92.15% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4265 3966 4836
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 92 169
Average hourly rate £17.98 £18.48 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.80 £32.82 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015, 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 38 (49.35%) VMware
2 37 (48.05%) Oracle
3 36 (46.75%) SAN
4 33 (42.86%) Windows
5 32 (41.56%) Linux
6 26 (33.77%) WAN
7 25 (32.47%) LAN
7 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (32.47%) Data Centre
8 24 (31.17%) Cisco
9 22 (28.57%) Finance
10 21 (27.27%) SQL
11 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
12 18 (23.38%) Firewall
12 18 (23.38%) Middleware
13 17 (22.08%) NAS
14 16 (20.78%) Active Directory
15 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
15 14 (18.18%) NetApp
15 14 (18.18%) Oracle Database
16 12 (15.58%) Solaris
17 11 (14.29%) IBM
17 11 (14.29%) Citrix
17 11 (14.29%) WebSphere
17 11 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
18 10 (12.99%) Xen
18 10 (12.99%) VoIP
18 10 (12.99%) Wireless
19 9 (11.69%) UNIX
19 9 (11.69%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 11 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 8 (10.39%) IIS
3 7 (9.09%) Apache
3 7 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 7 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.90%) SAS
5 3 (3.90%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.30%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) RMDS
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.60%) Office 365
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (46.75%) SAN
2 26 (33.77%) WAN
3 25 (32.47%) LAN
4 18 (23.38%) Firewall
5 17 (22.08%) NAS
6 10 (12.99%) Wireless
6 10 (12.99%) VoIP
7 7 (9.09%) HTTP
7 7 (9.09%) BIG-IP
7 7 (9.09%) FCoE
7 7 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 7 (9.09%) Multicast
8 4 (5.19%) VLAN
8 4 (5.19%) VPN
9 3 (3.90%) DNS
9 3 (3.90%) SSL
9 3 (3.90%) Intranet
9 3 (3.90%) DHCP
9 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.79%) Hadoop
3 6 (7.79%) HBase
4 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.19%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (3.90%) PowerCenter
6 3 (3.90%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.60%) DB2
8 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.30%) Big Data
8 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Power View
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Banking
3 5 (6.49%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.90%) Law
4 3 (3.90%) Legal
5 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.38%) Middleware
2 8 (10.39%) Rendezvous
3 7 (9.09%) HTML
3 7 (9.09%) XML
3 7 (9.09%) XSLT
4 6 (7.79%) Ultra Messaging
5 4 (5.19%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.47%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) Replication
3 3 (3.90%) Clustering
3 3 (3.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.60%) NHS
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.60%) PKI
4 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.60%) FlexPod
4 2 (2.60%) BYOD
5 1 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.30%) User Experience
5 1 (1.30%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.30%) iSeries
5 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 33 (42.86%) Windows
2 32 (41.56%) Linux
3 12 (15.58%) Solaris
4 9 (11.69%) UNIX
5 7 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.49%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (3.90%) AIX
8 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.39%) Information Security
2 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (9.09%) ITIL
2 7 (9.09%) TOGAF
2 7 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (7.79%) Data Architecture
3 6 (7.79%) Benchmarking
3 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
4 5 (6.49%) Network Architecture
4 5 (6.49%) Network Design
4 5 (6.49%) Migration
5 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.19%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.19%) Analytics
6 3 (3.90%) Master Data Management
6 3 (3.90%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.27%) SQL
2 9 (11.69%) Java
3 7 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.90%) C
5 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (5.19%) Degree
3 4 (5.19%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.30%) CCNA
4 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (20.78%) Active Directory
3 11 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (12.99%) Xen
5 8 (10.39%) Hyper-V
6 7 (9.09%) NFS
6 7 (9.09%) SRDF
6 7 (9.09%) vSphere
6 7 (9.09%) KVM
7 6 (7.79%) ProxySG
7 6 (7.79%) XenApp
8 3 (3.90%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.30%) vCloud
10 1 (1.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) SCCM
2 3 (3.90%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.60%) BladeLogic
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.60%) Control-M
4 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.30%) OpenView
4 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (49.35%) VMware
2 37 (48.05%) Oracle
3 24 (31.17%) Cisco
4 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 14 (18.18%) NetApp
5 11 (14.29%) Citrix
5 11 (14.29%) IBM
6 8 (10.39%) CheckPoint
6 8 (10.39%) TIBCO
6 8 (10.39%) DataSynapse
7 7 (9.09%) Symantec
7 7 (9.09%) Blue Coat
7 7 (9.09%) EMC
7 7 (9.09%) Intel
7 7 (9.09%) Nortel
7 7 (9.09%) Avaya
7 7 (9.09%) Nokia
8 6 (7.79%) HP
8 6 (7.79%) Sybase
9 3 (3.90%) Informatica
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