The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 62 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 14 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.38% 0.64% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 0.68% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Median daily rate £469 £475 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +15.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 £41.53
% change year-on-year
- -32.57%
Infrastructure Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
985 1627 1146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.85% 95.37% 96.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 866 654
Median daily rate £400 £386 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% -1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.93 £13.26 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £36.40 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Edinburgh region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 23 (53.49%) Finance
2 15 (34.88%) Migration
2 15 (34.88%) Banking
3 11 (25.58%) Linux
3 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.26%) Solaris
5 9 (20.93%) AIX
5 9 (20.93%) HPUX
5 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
6 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (18.60%) Windows
6 8 (18.60%) TOGAF
6 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
7 7 (16.28%) PaaS
8 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
8 6 (13.95%) Legal
8 6 (13.95%) ITIL
9 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.63%) Mainframe
9 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (9.30%) Ansible
10 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
10 4 (9.30%) Service Management
10 4 (9.30%) Middleware
10 4 (9.30%) Oracle
11 3 (6.98%) C++
11 3 (6.98%) Java
11 3 (6.98%) Perl
11 3 (6.98%) SQL

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (16.28%) PaaS
3 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) LAN
1 2 (4.65%) SAN
1 2 (4.65%) VPN
1 2 (4.65%) WAN
2 1 (2.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.98%) MSBuild
1 3 (6.98%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (53.49%) Finance
2 15 (34.88%) Banking
3 6 (13.95%) Legal
4 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) Middleware
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Mainframe
2 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) Solaris
3 9 (20.93%) AIX
3 9 (20.93%) HPUX
4 8 (18.60%) Windows
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.65%) Unix
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Migration
2 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (18.60%) TOGAF
3 6 (13.95%) ITIL
4 4 (9.30%) Service Management
5 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.98%) DevOps
5 3 (6.98%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.98%) Service Design
5 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (6.98%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (4.65%) Conflict Management
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.65%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (2.33%) Data Security
7 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.33%) Operations Management
7 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.98%) Bourne shell
2 3 (6.98%) C++
2 3 (6.98%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) Korn
2 3 (6.98%) Perl
2 3 (6.98%) Python
2 3 (6.98%) Ruby
2 3 (6.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) CISSP
1 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Ansible
2 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.98%) Puppet
3 2 (4.65%) SCCM
3 2 (4.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) Splunk
4 2 (4.65%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) EMC
5 1 (2.33%) IBM