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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 138 166 167
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 12 26 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.51% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.53% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 28
Average daily rate £466 £510 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £423 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £550 £708
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+118.18% -
Infrastructure Architect
London

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
3003 4864 5652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.42% 94.98% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2367 3726 4072
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 82 91
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.08% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Data Centre
3 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 12 (36.36%) Finance
3 12 (36.36%) VMware
4 11 (33.33%) Linux
5 7 (21.21%) Firewall
5 7 (21.21%) SAN
5 7 (21.21%) Unix
6 6 (18.18%) Cisco
6 6 (18.18%) NAS
6 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
7 5 (15.15%) TOGAF
7 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.15%) Oracle
7 5 (15.15%) Migration
7 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.12%) Citrix
8 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
8 4 (12.12%) SQL
8 4 (12.12%) ITIL
8 4 (12.12%) VPN
8 4 (12.12%) DNS
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (12.12%) vSphere
8 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Relativity
1 1 (3.03%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) IaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
1 7 (21.21%) SAN
2 6 (18.18%) NAS
3 4 (12.12%) DNS
3 4 (12.12%) VPN
4 3 (9.09%) LAN
5 2 (6.06%) SSL
5 2 (6.06%) VLAN
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.03%) HTTP
6 1 (3.03%) Internet
6 1 (3.03%) MPLS
6 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.03%) SMTP
6 1 (3.03%) SNMP
6 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.03%) WAN
6 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.06%) IPTV
3 2 (6.06%) Video on Demand
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) New Media
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Linux
3 7 (21.21%) Unix
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.03%) CentOS
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Solaris
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Migration
1 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (15.15%) TOGAF
2 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.06%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (6.06%) Scrum
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
5 1 (3.03%) Data Architecture
5 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Information Management
5 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (3.03%) Process Management
5 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.03%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.03%) Perl
3 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.06%) VCP4
2 2 (6.06%) VCP5
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) vSphere
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.03%) vCloud
4 1 (3.03%) XenApp
4 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) VMware
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle
4 4 (12.12%) Citrix
5 3 (9.09%) HP
5 3 (9.09%) NetApp
6 2 (6.06%) Dell
6 2 (6.06%) EMC
7 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.03%) Brocade
7 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.03%) CommVault
7 1 (3.03%) F5
7 1 (3.03%) Fujitsu
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.03%) Sophos
7 1 (3.03%) Veritas
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