The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 22 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 278 272 315
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +43
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 126 126 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.56% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.60% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 95 44
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£525 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £394 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £37.80 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-47.08% -34.26%
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
20445 21023 20332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.91% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14135 14816 13711
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 371 455
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
City of London +5 35 £525 +20.00% 2
Docklands, London -2 4 £538 +0.46%
Canary Wharf -9 3 £400 -20.00%
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 92 (46.00%) Windows
2 81 (40.50%) VMware
3 62 (31.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 56 (28.00%) Cisco
5 54 (27.00%) Oracle
6 52 (26.00%) SAN
7 48 (24.00%) Linux
7 48 (24.00%) WAN
8 47 (23.50%) LAN
8 47 (23.50%) Microsoft
9 46 (23.00%) Firewall
10 41 (20.50%) Citrix
11 40 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 40 (20.00%) NetApp
12 37 (18.50%) Finance
13 34 (17.00%) Migration
13 34 (17.00%) SQL
14 33 (16.50%) IBM
14 33 (16.50%) TOGAF
15 31 (15.50%) VPN
16 29 (14.50%) SQL Server
16 29 (14.50%) ITIL
17 24 (12.00%) vSphere
17 24 (12.00%) Hyper-V
17 24 (12.00%) XenApp
18 23 (11.50%) CheckPoint
19 22 (11.00%) UNIX
20 20 (10.00%) HP
21 18 (9.00%) MPLS
21 18 (9.00%) WebSphere

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 18 (9.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (8.00%) IIS
3 14 (7.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (3.00%) Apache
5 6 (3.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 6 (3.00%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.50%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.00%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.00%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Portal
9 2 (1.00%) Drupal
10 1 (0.50%) Lync
10 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (5.50%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.00%) MS Office
4 2 (1.00%) MS Project
4 2 (1.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (2.50%) RMDS
2 3 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.00%) Magento
4 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.50%) SaaS
3 10 (5.00%) PaaS
4 9 (4.50%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (4.50%) CloudFront
4 9 (4.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (3.00%) Office 365
7 5 (2.50%) Amazon S3
7 5 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (2.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (2.00%) IaaS
9 1 (0.50%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (26.00%) SAN
2 48 (24.00%) WAN
3 47 (23.50%) LAN
4 46 (23.00%) Firewall
5 31 (15.50%) VPN
6 18 (9.00%) MPLS
7 16 (8.00%) VLAN
8 14 (7.00%) SSL
8 14 (7.00%) VoIP
8 14 (7.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (6.50%) NetScaler
9 13 (6.50%) NAS
10 10 (5.00%) Wireless
11 9 (4.50%) BIG-IP
12 8 (4.00%) TCP/IP
12 8 (4.00%) Network Security
13 7 (3.50%) FCoE
13 7 (3.50%) Fibre Channel
13 7 (3.50%) Multicast
13 7 (3.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.50%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.50%) Big Data
4 9 (4.50%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (3.50%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.50%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.50%) HBase
6 5 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.00%) DB2
8 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.50%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.50%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.50%) OLTP
8 3 (1.50%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.50%) OLAP
9 2 (1.00%) MySQL
9 2 (1.00%) SAP BW
General
1 37 (18.50%) Finance
2 13 (6.50%) Banking
3 7 (3.50%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.50%) Publishing
4 3 (1.50%) Back Office
5 2 (1.00%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) International Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.50%) Middleware
2 14 (7.00%) Web Services
3 7 (3.50%) Rendezvous
4 6 (3.00%) HTML
4 6 (3.00%) XML
4 6 (3.00%) XSLT
5 5 (2.50%) Ultra Messaging
6 2 (1.00%) .NET
6 2 (1.00%) SAP PI
6 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.50%) REST
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.00%) Public Cloud
2 13 (6.50%) FlexPod
3 10 (5.00%) PKI
4 7 (3.50%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.00%) Replication
6 5 (2.50%) Open Source
6 5 (2.50%) Clustering
7 3 (1.50%) iPad
7 3 (1.50%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.50%) NHS
8 2 (1.00%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.00%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.00%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.00%) DataPower
8 2 (1.00%) BYOD
9 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.50%) User Experience
9 1 (0.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 92 (46.00%) Windows
2 48 (24.00%) Linux
3 22 (11.00%) UNIX
4 17 (8.50%) Solaris
5 11 (5.50%) Oracle Linux
6 10 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.00%) AIX
10 2 (1.00%) zOS
10 2 (1.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.00%) Migration
2 33 (16.50%) TOGAF
3 29 (14.50%) ITIL
4 16 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (7.00%) Project Management
7 11 (5.50%) Analytics
7 11 (5.50%) Service Management
8 10 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (4.50%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (4.50%) Auto-Scaling
10 8 (4.00%) Data Architecture
10 8 (4.00%) Network Architecture
11 7 (3.50%) E-Discovery
11 7 (3.50%) Data Analytics
11 7 (3.50%) Process Management
11 7 (3.50%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (3.50%) PRINCE2
12 6 (3.00%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (17.00%) SQL
2 9 (4.50%) Java
3 6 (3.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.50%) C
5 2 (1.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 16 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.50%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.50%) Degree
5 5 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.00%) CCNP
6 4 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 3 (1.50%) VCAP
7 3 (1.50%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.50%) MCITP
7 3 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.50%) CISSP
8 2 (1.00%) MCSE
9 1 (0.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.50%) PCI DSS
1 7 (3.50%) QA
2 6 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (31.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 24 (12.00%) vSphere
3 24 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 24 (12.00%) XenApp
4 13 (6.50%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (5.50%) Xen
5 11 (5.50%) XenDesktop
6 8 (4.00%) ProxySG
6 8 (4.00%) XenServer
6 8 (4.00%) vCloud
7 7 (3.50%) KVM
7 7 (3.50%) SRDF
7 7 (3.50%) NFS
8 3 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.00%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.50%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (3.50%) SCCM
2 6 (3.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (3.00%) Control-M
2 6 (3.00%) BladeLogic
3 4 (2.00%) SCOM
4 3 (1.50%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.50%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 81 (40.50%) VMware
2 56 (28.00%) Cisco
3 54 (27.00%) Oracle
4 47 (23.50%) Microsoft
5 41 (20.50%) Citrix
6 40 (20.00%) NetApp
7 33 (16.50%) IBM
8 23 (11.50%) CheckPoint
9 20 (10.00%) HP
10 17 (8.50%) EMC
11 15 (7.50%) Juniper
12 11 (5.50%) F5
12 11 (5.50%) Brocade
13 10 (5.00%) CommVault
14 9 (4.50%) Blue Coat
14 9 (4.50%) Nokia
14 9 (4.50%) Nortel
14 9 (4.50%) Avaya
14 9 (4.50%) Symantec
15 8 (4.00%) SAP
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