The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
London / City of London
Rank 137 137 163
Rank change year-on-year
0 +26
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 20 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.50% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.52% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 22
Median daily rate £600 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £425 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £738 £642 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +118.18%

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
2819 3054 4960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.14% 95.53% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2223 2413 3800
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 46 76
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

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 24 February 2017.

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Infrastructure Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Finance
3 12 (40.00%) VMware
3 12 (40.00%) Linux
4 11 (36.67%) Oracle
4 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
5 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 10 (33.33%) PaaS
6 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (30.00%) IaaS
7 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (23.33%) LAN
8 7 (23.33%) SaaS
9 6 (20.00%) JBoss
9 6 (20.00%) LDAP
9 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
9 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (16.67%) Migration
10 5 (16.67%) Firewall
10 5 (16.67%) Citrix
10 5 (16.67%) Unix
10 5 (16.67%) HP
10 5 (16.67%) Big Data
11 4 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
11 4 (13.33%) High Availability
11 4 (13.33%) Cisco
11 4 (13.33%) WAN
11 4 (13.33%) DNS
11 4 (13.33%) SQL
11 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Markit EDM
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) PaaS
2 9 (30.00%) IaaS
3 7 (23.33%) SaaS
4 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) LAN
2 6 (20.00%) LDAP
3 5 (16.67%) Firewall
4 4 (13.33%) DNS
4 4 (13.33%) WAN
5 2 (6.67%) Kerberos
5 2 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.33%) DHCP
6 1 (3.33%) NAS
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security
6 1 (3.33%) VoIP
6 1 (3.33%) Wireless
6 1 (3.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) Big Data
3 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Front Office
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Middleware
1 3 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) OAuth
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.33%) SAML
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.33%) HP Storage
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (10.00%) AIX
4 3 (10.00%) Solaris
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) High Availability
3 4 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (13.33%) Network Design
3 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps
4 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) Open Source
4 3 (10.00%) Service Design
5 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.67%) ETL
5 2 (6.67%) Low Latency
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
1 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) CCNP
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.33%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) vSphere
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (6.67%) vCloud
5 1 (3.33%) Docker
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) OpenIDM
1 2 (6.67%) vRealize
2 1 (3.33%) BladeLogic
2 1 (3.33%) Control-M
2 1 (3.33%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) VMware
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle
3 5 (16.67%) Citrix
3 5 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) Bloomberg
5 3 (10.00%) IBM
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.00%) Reuters
6 2 (6.67%) Dell
6 2 (6.67%) F5
6 2 (6.67%) ForgeRock
6 2 (6.67%) Hortonworks
6 2 (6.67%) Intel
7 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.33%) Cloudera
7 1 (3.33%) Symantec
7 1 (3.33%) Tableau
7 1 (3.33%) Zerto