The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Solution Architect
Rank 534 511 559
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +48
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Solutions Architect 49 46 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.095% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.10% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 32 8
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£550 £548 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.45% +36.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £600 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £520 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +48.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47122 45147 49346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.76% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29091 27426 28362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1866 1971 2486
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.96 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Solutions Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Infrastructure Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 30 £550 -3.50% 3
East of England -31 8 £500 -4.76%
South East +3 6 £610 - 1
South West -31 3 £538 +110.05%
West Midlands - 2 - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
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Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Infrastructure Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 37 (42.05%) Windows
2 32 (36.36%) Linux
3 31 (35.23%) Finance
4 26 (29.55%) Oracle
5 25 (28.41%) SAN
5 25 (28.41%) VMware
6 19 (21.59%) SQL
7 17 (19.32%) UNIX
8 15 (17.05%) ITIL
9 14 (15.91%) Service Delivery
9 14 (15.91%) Middleware
10 13 (14.77%) Banking
10 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
10 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (13.64%) Oracle Database
11 12 (13.64%) Migration
12 11 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (12.50%) IBM
12 11 (12.50%) Solaris
13 10 (11.36%) HP
14 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
14 9 (10.23%) LAN
14 9 (10.23%) WAN
15 8 (9.09%) SAP
15 8 (9.09%) Citrix
15 8 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (9.09%) WebSphere
15 8 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
15 8 (9.09%) Hadoop
15 8 (9.09%) NoSQL

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Infrastructure Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.68%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.55%) IIS
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.27%) Apache
4 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.14%) SAS
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.14%) Liferay
5 1 (1.14%) Lync
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.41%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.27%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.27%) RMDS
1 2 (2.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.68%) PaaS
1 5 (5.68%) IaaS
2 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.27%) Office 365
4 1 (1.14%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (28.41%) SAN
2 9 (10.23%) LAN
2 9 (10.23%) WAN
3 5 (5.68%) SNMP
4 4 (4.55%) VLAN
4 4 (4.55%) Firewall
5 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.41%) NAS
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.27%) Multicast
6 2 (2.27%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.27%) FCoE
6 2 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.27%) HTTP
7 1 (1.14%) MPLS
7 1 (1.14%) OSPF
7 1 (1.14%) SMTP
7 1 (1.14%) DHCP
7 1 (1.14%) FTP
7 1 (1.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 8 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.41%) MySQL
5 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.41%) Big Data
6 2 (2.27%) HBase
6 2 (2.27%) DB2
6 2 (2.27%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.14%) OLAP
7 1 (1.14%) OLTP
7 1 (1.14%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.14%) QlikView
7 1 (1.14%) MarkLogic
General
1 31 (35.23%) Finance
2 13 (14.77%) Banking
3 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.55%) Publishing
4 2 (2.27%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.27%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Automotive
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.91%) Middleware
2 2 (2.27%) Java EE
2 2 (2.27%) HTML
2 2 (2.27%) Web Services
2 2 (2.27%) XML
2 2 (2.27%) XSLT
2 2 (2.27%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Replication
2 4 (4.55%) Clustering
3 3 (3.41%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.41%) FMCG
3 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.27%) Open Source
5 1 (1.14%) PKI
5 1 (1.14%) NHS
5 1 (1.14%) Derivative
5 1 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 37 (42.05%) Windows
2 32 (36.36%) Linux
3 17 (19.32%) UNIX
4 11 (12.50%) Solaris
5 7 (7.95%) AIX
6 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (2.27%) SUSE
8 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.05%) ITIL
2 14 (15.91%) Service Delivery
3 12 (13.64%) Migration
4 11 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.82%) Change Management
6 6 (6.82%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.82%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (5.68%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.55%) Service Management
9 3 (3.41%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.41%) Project Management
9 3 (3.41%) CRM
9 3 (3.41%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.41%) Release Management
9 3 (3.41%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.41%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.59%) SQL
2 3 (3.41%) Java
3 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.41%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.41%) SLA
3 2 (2.27%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.14%) Basel II
4 1 (1.14%) Basel III
4 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.41%) XenApp
5 3 (3.41%) SRDF
6 2 (2.27%) KVM
6 2 (2.27%) Xen
6 2 (2.27%) vSphere
6 2 (2.27%) NFS
6 2 (2.27%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (1.14%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (29.55%) Oracle
2 25 (28.41%) VMware
3 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
4 11 (12.50%) IBM
5 10 (11.36%) HP
6 8 (9.09%) SAP
6 8 (9.09%) Citrix
7 7 (7.95%) F5
7 7 (7.95%) EMC
7 7 (7.95%) Cisco
8 4 (4.55%) NetApp
8 4 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.55%) Sybase
9 3 (3.41%) TIBCO
9 3 (3.41%) Symantec
10 2 (2.27%) DataSynapse
10 2 (2.27%) 29West
10 2 (2.27%) Intel
11 1 (1.14%) Teradata
11 1 (1.14%) Brocade
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