The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 274 268 303
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +35
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 154 173 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.71% 0.74% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.78% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 121 94
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £455 £465
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Infrastructure Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20543 22146 22132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.17% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14871 15475 15388
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 369 394
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.04 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £52.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Infrastructure Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the London region.

Infrastructure Architect Hourly Rate Trend in London

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +24 17 £563 +7.14% 2
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Bromley - 2 - -
Croydon - 2 £384 -
Docklands, London +7 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £460 -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 London region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 113 (37.54%) Windows
2 100 (33.22%) Linux
3 92 (30.56%) Data Centre
4 86 (28.57%) Finance
5 79 (26.25%) VMware
6 67 (22.26%) SAN
7 65 (21.59%) Active Directory
8 63 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
8 63 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 62 (20.60%) Migration
10 61 (20.27%) LAN
11 53 (17.61%) WAN
12 52 (17.28%) Oracle
13 47 (15.61%) SQL Server
14 46 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
15 45 (14.95%) Firewall
15 45 (14.95%) Microsoft
16 44 (14.62%) Cisco
16 44 (14.62%) Microsoft Azure
17 43 (14.29%) TOGAF
18 41 (13.62%) Banking
18 41 (13.62%) SQL
18 41 (13.62%) NAS
19 38 (12.62%) Security Cleared
20 36 (11.96%) SC Cleared
20 36 (11.96%) IBM
21 34 (11.30%) Unix
21 34 (11.30%) DevOps
22 32 (10.63%) Windows Server
22 32 (10.63%) ITIL

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 18 (5.98%) Tomcat
2 16 (5.32%) IIS
3 13 (4.32%) Apache
3 13 (4.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 13 (4.32%) WebSphere
4 10 (3.32%) Oracle Coherence
5 9 (2.99%) JBoss
5 9 (2.99%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.99%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.66%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.33%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.66%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.33%) CICS
11 1 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.33%) nginx
11 1 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (14.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.65%) IaaS
4 15 (4.98%) PaaS
5 10 (3.32%) Office 365
5 10 (3.32%) SaaS
6 8 (2.66%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.99%) IBM PureFlex
8 5 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.33%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.33%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.33%) GitHub
10 1 (0.33%) Route 53
10 1 (0.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 67 (22.26%) SAN
2 61 (20.27%) LAN
3 53 (17.61%) WAN
4 45 (14.95%) Firewall
5 41 (13.62%) NAS
6 19 (6.31%) Fibre Channel
6 19 (6.31%) Wireless
7 18 (5.98%) DNS
8 16 (5.32%) HTTP
9 15 (4.98%) FCoE
9 15 (4.98%) iSCSI
9 15 (4.98%) Multicast
10 13 (4.32%) DHCP
11 12 (3.99%) TCP/IP
11 12 (3.99%) VoIP
12 11 (3.65%) Network Security
13 7 (2.33%) Internet
13 7 (2.33%) MPLS
14 6 (1.99%) VPN
14 6 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (15.61%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.31%) Hadoop
3 12 (3.99%) HBase
4 9 (2.99%) Big Data
5 7 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (1.99%) DB2
6 6 (1.99%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.66%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.33%) OLTP
8 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.00%) MySQL
9 3 (1.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.33%) OLAP
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (1.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.33%) JMeter
2 1 (0.33%) Maven
2 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 86 (28.57%) Finance
2 41 (13.62%) Banking
3 13 (4.32%) Retail
4 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.99%) Marketing
6 3 (1.00%) Publishing
6 3 (1.00%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.66%) Games
7 2 (0.66%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.33%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Back Office
8 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.97%) Middleware
2 26 (8.64%) Web Services
3 13 (4.32%) XML
4 12 (3.99%) HTML
5 10 (3.32%) Rendezvous
5 10 (3.32%) XSLT
6 5 (1.66%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.00%) SOAP
8 2 (0.66%) J2EE
8 2 (0.66%) XSL
9 1 (0.33%) .NET
9 1 (0.33%) boto
9 1 (0.33%) COM
9 1 (0.33%) JMS
9 1 (0.33%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.33%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.33%) RESTful
9 1 (0.33%) Symfony
9 1 (0.33%) WCF
9 1 (0.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 92 (30.56%) Data Centre
2 17 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.65%) Enterprise Storage
4 13 (4.32%) Hybrid Cloud
5 11 (3.65%) Public Cloud
6 10 (3.32%) VCE vBlock
7 7 (2.33%) New Media
8 6 (1.99%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.33%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.33%) PKI
10 4 (1.33%) Replication
11 3 (1.00%) AS400
11 3 (1.00%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.00%) FlexPod
11 3 (1.00%) FMCG
11 3 (1.00%) IPTV
11 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.00%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 113 (37.54%) Windows
2 100 (33.22%) Linux
3 34 (11.30%) Unix
4 32 (10.63%) Windows Server
5 30 (9.97%) Solaris
6 17 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (4.65%) AIX
9 10 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.33%) CentOS
10 7 (2.33%) Windows 10
11 6 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.66%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.33%) SUSE
13 4 (1.33%) VMS
14 2 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.33%) HPUX
15 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (20.60%) Migration
2 46 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 34 (11.30%) DevOps
5 32 (10.63%) ITIL
6 23 (7.64%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (6.64%) Project Management
9 18 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (4.98%) Benchmarking
11 14 (4.65%) Re-Platforming
11 14 (4.65%) Waterfall
12 13 (4.32%) Enterprise Architecture
13 12 (3.99%) Network Design
13 12 (3.99%) Technical Architecture
13 12 (3.99%) Zachman Framework
14 11 (3.65%) Scrum
15 9 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
15 9 (2.99%) ERP
16 8 (2.66%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 41 (13.62%) SQL
2 19 (6.31%) Java
3 16 (5.32%) PowerShell
4 11 (3.65%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.32%) Python
5 10 (3.32%) Ruby
6 9 (2.99%) Perl
7 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.66%) C
8 1 (0.33%) C#
8 1 (0.33%) Clojure
8 1 (0.33%) Korn
8 1 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (12.62%) Security Cleared
2 36 (11.96%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.66%) CCNP
5 7 (2.33%) AWS Certification
5 7 (2.33%) Degree
6 6 (1.99%) BC Cleared
7 5 (1.66%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.66%) CCNA
7 5 (1.66%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.33%) MCSE
9 3 (1.00%) ISEB
9 3 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.66%) CCIE
10 2 (0.66%) CISSP
10 2 (0.66%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.66%) JNCIS
10 2 (0.66%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.66%) COBIT
2 6 (1.99%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.00%) QA
4 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.66%) SLA
5 1 (0.33%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 65 (21.59%) Active Directory
2 63 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (9.30%) Hyper-V
4 17 (5.65%) NFS
4 17 (5.65%) SRDF
4 17 (5.65%) Xen
5 16 (5.32%) KVM
6 15 (4.98%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (3.32%) VMware ESX
8 9 (2.99%) vSphere
9 5 (1.66%) vCloud
10 3 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.66%) Docker
11 2 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.66%) XenApp
12 1 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (4.65%) SCCM
2 9 (2.99%) Puppet
3 7 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.99%) BladeLogic
5 5 (1.66%) Control-M
5 5 (1.66%) MIMEsweeper
5 5 (1.66%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (1.66%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (1.66%) SCOM
6 4 (1.33%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.00%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.00%) WSUS
8 2 (0.66%) Ansible
8 2 (0.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 79 (26.25%) VMware
2 52 (17.28%) Oracle
3 45 (14.95%) Microsoft
4 44 (14.62%) Cisco
5 36 (11.96%) IBM
6 31 (10.30%) NetApp
7 30 (9.97%) Citrix
7 30 (9.97%) EMC
8 18 (5.98%) HP
8 18 (5.98%) Intel
9 15 (4.98%) Red Hat
10 11 (3.65%) Sybase
11 10 (3.32%) DataSynapse
11 10 (3.32%) Dell
11 10 (3.32%) TIBCO
12 8 (2.66%) CheckPoint
12 8 (2.66%) Juniper
13 6 (1.99%) Bloomberg
13 6 (1.99%) Blue Coat
14 5 (1.66%) Symantec
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