The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon 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 27 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.45% - 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% - 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £525 - -
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 Croydon 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
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
244 104 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 99.59% 95.41% 96.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 75 47
Average daily rate £400 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) BC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Content Management
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Network Management
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) IIS

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (9.09%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) OSPF
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) VLAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) AIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (9.09%) SUSE
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Content Management
2 2 (18.18%) Network Management
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) BC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Dell
1 1 (9.09%) EMC
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) NetApp
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 1 (9.09%) VMware