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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
England / London
Rank 261 256 315
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +59
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 142 159 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.74% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.78% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 93 69
Median daily rate £540 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £650 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +118.18%

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
18338 20387 20346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.08% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13144 14440 14336
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 307 340
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -3 19 £600 +14.28% 5
Docklands, London 0 2 £600 +14.28%
Croydon -2 2 £520 -0.95%
Canary Wharf +1 1 £550 +10.00%
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 101 (37.00%) VMware
1 101 (37.00%) Windows
2 65 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 62 (22.71%) Security Cleared
4 60 (21.98%) TOGAF
4 60 (21.98%) Data Centre
5 59 (21.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 58 (21.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 57 (20.88%) Amazon AWS
8 54 (19.78%) Finance
8 54 (19.78%) Microsoft
8 54 (19.78%) Linux
9 50 (18.32%) SC Cleared
9 50 (18.32%) Oracle
10 46 (16.85%) SQL
11 45 (16.48%) SQL Server
12 44 (16.12%) PaaS
13 43 (15.75%) DNS
14 42 (15.38%) Office 365
14 42 (15.38%) IaaS
15 41 (15.02%) Agile Software Development
16 40 (14.65%) Cisco
17 39 (14.29%) Citrix
17 39 (14.29%) Migration
18 38 (13.92%) LAN
18 38 (13.92%) WAN
19 35 (12.82%) ITIL
20 33 (12.09%) Firewall
21 32 (11.72%) Banking
22 30 (10.99%) Windows Server

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 16 (5.86%) Apache
2 14 (5.13%) IIS
2 14 (5.13%) WebSphere
3 13 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 11 (4.03%) Oracle Coherence
5 10 (3.66%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.30%) MS Exchange
6 9 (3.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 8 (2.93%) DataSynapse
7 8 (2.93%) Skype for Business
8 7 (2.56%) JBoss
9 6 (2.20%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (2.20%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.20%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.10%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.73%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.73%) Confluence
12 2 (0.73%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.20%) MS Office
3 5 (1.83%) MS Project
3 5 (1.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.47%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.73%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 58 (21.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (20.88%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (16.12%) PaaS
4 42 (15.38%) IaaS
4 42 (15.38%) Office 365
5 23 (8.42%) SaaS
6 9 (3.30%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (2.93%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.47%) OneDrive
9 3 (1.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (1.10%) Heroku
10 2 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.73%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.37%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.37%) IBM PureFlex
11 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (15.75%) DNS
2 38 (13.92%) LAN
2 38 (13.92%) WAN
3 33 (12.09%) Firewall
4 29 (10.62%) VPN
5 24 (8.79%) DHCP
6 18 (6.59%) SAN
7 17 (6.23%) Internet
8 15 (5.49%) iSCSI
8 15 (5.49%) NAS
8 15 (5.49%) TCP/IP
9 14 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
10 12 (4.40%) Network Security
11 11 (4.03%) HTTP
11 11 (4.03%) LDAP
12 10 (3.66%) FCoE
13 9 (3.30%) Multicast
14 8 (2.93%) SNMP
15 7 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
15 7 (2.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.16%) Hadoop
3 13 (4.76%) Big Data
4 9 (3.30%) HBase
4 9 (3.30%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.83%) MySQL
5 5 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.47%) DB2
6 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.73%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.73%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.73%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 14 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.93%) JIRA
3 5 (1.83%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.73%) Ant
4 2 (0.73%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.73%) JMeter
4 2 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 54 (19.78%) Finance
2 32 (11.72%) Banking
3 13 (4.76%) Retail
4 4 (1.47%) Front Office
4 4 (1.47%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.47%) Law
5 3 (1.10%) Advertising
5 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.73%) Billing
7 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.37%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.37%) Publishing
7 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.69%) Middleware
2 13 (4.76%) SAML
3 9 (3.30%) OAuth
3 9 (3.30%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 8 (2.93%) HTML
4 8 (2.93%) Rendezvous
4 8 (2.93%) Web Services
4 8 (2.93%) XML
4 8 (2.93%) XSLT
5 5 (1.83%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (1.83%) SOAP
6 3 (1.10%) .NET
7 2 (0.73%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.73%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (0.73%) REST
8 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.37%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.37%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 60 (21.98%) Data Centre
2 27 (9.89%) PKI
3 19 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.03%) Public Cloud
5 9 (3.30%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.93%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (2.56%) Private Cloud
8 6 (2.20%) FMCG
9 5 (1.83%) Online Banking
9 5 (1.83%) Replication
10 3 (1.10%) Clustering
10 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.10%) IVR
10 3 (1.10%) User Experience
10 3 (1.10%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 2 (0.73%) CESG
11 2 (0.73%) FlexPod
11 2 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 101 (37.00%) Windows
2 54 (19.78%) Linux
3 30 (10.99%) Windows Server
4 22 (8.06%) Solaris
5 19 (6.96%) Unix
6 18 (6.59%) Windows 10
7 14 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (2.56%) AIX
11 5 (1.83%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.73%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (21.98%) TOGAF
2 41 (15.02%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (14.29%) Migration
4 35 (12.82%) ITIL
5 25 (9.16%) Technical Architecture
6 24 (8.79%) DevOps
7 21 (7.69%) Project Management
7 21 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (6.23%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (5.86%) Identity Access Management
10 13 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (4.40%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (4.40%) Network Design
12 11 (4.03%) ArchiMate
12 11 (4.03%) Benchmarking
12 11 (4.03%) High Availability
13 10 (3.66%) E-Commerce
13 10 (3.66%) Scrum
13 10 (3.66%) Service Design
13 10 (3.66%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 46 (16.85%) SQL
2 23 (8.42%) C
3 17 (6.23%) Java
4 9 (3.30%) PowerShell
5 8 (2.93%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.83%) Python
6 5 (1.83%) Ruby
7 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.73%) Clojure
7 2 (0.73%) Perl
7 2 (0.73%) PHP
8 1 (0.37%) Go
Qualifications
1 62 (22.71%) Security Cleared
2 50 (18.32%) SC Cleared
3 17 (6.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (4.40%) Degree
5 12 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (3.66%) PMP
7 9 (3.30%) MCSE
8 6 (2.20%) CCIE
8 6 (2.20%) CCNA
8 6 (2.20%) MCSA
9 5 (1.83%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.83%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.47%) MCSD
10 4 (1.47%) MCTS
11 3 (1.10%) CCNP
12 2 (0.73%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 1 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.93%) QA
2 5 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.47%) Government Security Classifications
4 3 (1.10%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.37%) HL7
6 1 (0.37%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 65 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 59 (21.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (10.26%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.76%) Docker
5 11 (4.03%) vCloud
6 10 (3.66%) KVM
6 10 (3.66%) NFS
6 10 (3.66%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (3.66%) SRDF
6 10 (3.66%) vSphere
7 9 (3.30%) VMware ESX
7 9 (3.30%) Xen
8 6 (2.20%) XenApp
9 5 (1.83%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (1.47%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.37%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 23 (8.42%) SCCM
2 17 (6.23%) SCOM
3 16 (5.86%) Microsoft Intune
4 13 (4.76%) Puppet
5 12 (4.40%) Ansible
6 9 (3.30%) Kubernetes
7 8 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (2.20%) Terraform
9 5 (1.83%) Consul
9 5 (1.83%) Packer
9 5 (1.83%) Rsyslog
9 5 (1.83%) yum
9 5 (1.83%) ZABBIX
10 4 (1.47%) CA Single Sign-On
10 4 (1.47%) Control-M
11 3 (1.10%) BladeLogic
11 3 (1.10%) Cacti
11 3 (1.10%) MIMEsweeper
11 3 (1.10%) Nagios
11 3 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 101 (37.00%) VMware
2 54 (19.78%) Microsoft
3 50 (18.32%) Oracle
4 40 (14.65%) Cisco
5 39 (14.29%) Citrix
6 20 (7.33%) IBM
7 18 (6.59%) NetApp
8 16 (5.86%) EMC
9 13 (4.76%) CheckPoint
10 12 (4.40%) HP
10 12 (4.40%) Intel
11 11 (4.03%) Atlassian
12 10 (3.66%) Red Hat
13 9 (3.30%) AppDynamics
13 9 (3.30%) CA
14 8 (2.93%) Sybase
14 8 (2.93%) TIBCO
15 5 (1.83%) F5
16 4 (1.47%) Splunk
16 4 (1.47%) Zerto
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