The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 60 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.90% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £500 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £23.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+152.63% -37.16%
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
621 863 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.67% 95.78% 94.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 480 360
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 25 14
Average hourly rate £13.73 £27.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.09% +77.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Infrastructure Architect
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (11.11%) PaaS
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
1 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
1 1 (11.11%) SOA
1 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
1 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft