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 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 273 288 273
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 162 133 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.59% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.63% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 96 112
Average daily rate £525 £514 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -6.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £420 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £606 £600
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
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
21798 21233 22125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.76% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15763 14581 15377
Average daily rate £463 £446 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.81% +4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 379 397
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.81
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 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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 16 £525 - 4
Croydon - 5 £433 -
Docklands, London +10 2 £525 -
Chessington - 2 - -
Harrow - 2 £518 -
Canary Wharf +3 1 £500 -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 115 (36.62%) Windows
2 104 (33.12%) Linux
3 92 (29.30%) Finance
4 89 (28.34%) Data Centre
5 81 (25.80%) SAN
6 79 (25.16%) VMware
7 78 (24.84%) Active Directory
8 75 (23.89%) Migration
9 74 (23.57%) Amazon AWS
10 64 (20.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 59 (18.79%) Firewall
12 52 (16.56%) NAS
13 50 (15.92%) Agile Software Development
13 50 (15.92%) LAN
14 49 (15.61%) Cisco
15 47 (14.97%) TOGAF
16 42 (13.38%) DevOps
17 41 (13.06%) Security Cleared
18 40 (12.74%) SC Cleared
18 40 (12.74%) Banking
19 38 (12.10%) Windows Server
20 36 (11.46%) Microsoft
20 36 (11.46%) Unix
20 36 (11.46%) Oracle
21 33 (10.51%) Web Services
22 31 (9.87%) SQL
22 31 (9.87%) Citrix
22 31 (9.87%) Microsoft Azure
23 28 (8.92%) IBM
23 28 (8.92%) WAN

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 12 (3.82%) Tomcat
2 11 (3.50%) Apache
3 10 (3.18%) IIS
4 7 (2.23%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.23%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.91%) JBoss
6 4 (1.27%) Confluence
6 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.27%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (1.27%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.27%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.64%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.32%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.32%) CICS
9 1 (0.32%) Drupal
9 1 (0.32%) Node.js
9 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.27%) HipChat
3 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) MS Office
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 74 (23.57%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (9.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.46%) IaaS
4 11 (3.50%) PaaS
5 9 (2.87%) SaaS
6 6 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.59%) IBM PureFlex
8 2 (0.64%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.64%) GitHub
8 2 (0.64%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.32%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.32%) Office 365
9 1 (0.32%) Route 53
9 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 81 (25.80%) SAN
2 59 (18.79%) Firewall
3 52 (16.56%) NAS
4 50 (15.92%) LAN
5 28 (8.92%) WAN
6 21 (6.69%) VPN
7 19 (6.05%) Wi-Fi
8 17 (5.41%) iSCSI
9 16 (5.10%) Network Security
9 16 (5.10%) Wireless
10 13 (4.14%) HTTP
10 13 (4.14%) TCP/IP
11 9 (2.87%) VoIP
12 8 (2.55%) DNS
13 7 (2.23%) VLAN
14 6 (1.91%) DHCP
14 6 (1.91%) Fibre Channel
15 5 (1.59%) FCoE
15 5 (1.59%) SSL
16 4 (1.27%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.55%) MySQL
3 7 (2.23%) Hadoop
4 6 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.91%) DB2
4 6 (1.91%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.91%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (1.27%) Big Data
5 4 (1.27%) HBase
5 4 (1.27%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.27%) OLTP
5 4 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.96%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.32%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.82%) Subversion
3 10 (3.18%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.55%) Maven
5 5 (1.59%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.27%) Gradle
6 4 (1.27%) Hudson
6 4 (1.27%) IntelliJ
6 4 (1.27%) JIRA
7 1 (0.32%) GitLab
7 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 92 (29.30%) Finance
2 40 (12.74%) Banking
3 12 (3.82%) Retail
4 5 (1.59%) Marketing
4 5 (1.59%) Retail Banking
5 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.64%) Games
6 2 (0.64%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.64%) Publishing
7 1 (0.32%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Billing
7 1 (0.32%) Law
7 1 (0.32%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.51%) Web Services
2 21 (6.69%) Middleware
3 5 (1.59%) HTML
3 5 (1.59%) XML
4 4 (1.27%) LAMP
4 4 (1.27%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.27%) Rendezvous
5 3 (0.96%) XSLT
6 2 (0.64%) .NET
6 2 (0.64%) J2EE
7 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.32%) CSS
7 1 (0.32%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.32%) RESTful
7 1 (0.32%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.32%) SOAP
7 1 (0.32%) Symfony
7 1 (0.32%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.32%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 89 (28.34%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.01%) Enterprise Storage
3 18 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (5.10%) New Media
5 11 (3.50%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (2.55%) Public Cloud
6 8 (2.55%) VCE vBlock
7 5 (1.59%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.27%) Derivative
8 4 (1.27%) FMCG
8 4 (1.27%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.96%) AS400
9 3 (0.96%) IPTV
9 3 (0.96%) Replication
9 3 (0.96%) Video on Demand
10 2 (0.64%) BYOD
10 2 (0.64%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.64%) iSeries
10 2 (0.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 115 (36.62%) Windows
2 104 (33.12%) Linux
3 38 (12.10%) Windows Server
4 36 (11.46%) Unix
5 20 (6.37%) CentOS
6 18 (5.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (3.82%) Solaris
8 11 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (3.18%) AIX
9 10 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (2.23%) Mac OS X Server
11 6 (1.91%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.27%) SUSE
12 4 (1.27%) VMS
12 4 (1.27%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.96%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.96%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.64%) HPUX
14 2 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (23.89%) Migration
2 50 (15.92%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (14.97%) TOGAF
4 42 (13.38%) DevOps
5 27 (8.60%) ITIL
6 26 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (7.64%) Performance Tuning
8 23 (7.32%) Re-Platforming
9 22 (7.01%) Waterfall
10 20 (6.37%) Capacity Planning
11 18 (5.73%) Configuration Management
12 17 (5.41%) Project Management
13 14 (4.46%) Scrum
14 12 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (3.82%) Web Operations
15 11 (3.50%) Technical Architecture
16 10 (3.18%) Capacity Management
16 10 (3.18%) Enterprise Architecture
16 10 (3.18%) Zachman Framework
17 9 (2.87%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (9.87%) SQL
2 22 (7.01%) Python
3 21 (6.69%) PowerShell
4 20 (6.37%) Perl
5 18 (5.73%) Ruby
6 9 (2.87%) Java
7 7 (2.23%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.91%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.32%) C
9 1 (0.32%) C#
9 1 (0.32%) Groovy
9 1 (0.32%) Korn
9 1 (0.32%) PHP
9 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (13.06%) Security Cleared
2 40 (12.74%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.14%) AWS Certification
4 12 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.55%) BC Cleared
5 8 (2.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (2.55%) CCNP
6 7 (2.23%) CCNA
6 7 (2.23%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.91%) MCSE
7 6 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.59%) Degree
8 5 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.96%) CISM
9 3 (0.96%) CISSP
9 3 (0.96%) ISEB
10 2 (0.64%) CCSA
10 2 (0.64%) CCSE
10 2 (0.64%) CISA
10 2 (0.64%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.91%) COBIT
2 4 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 78 (24.84%) Active Directory
2 64 (20.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.73%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (4.78%) vSphere
5 13 (4.14%) Hyper-V
6 7 (2.23%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.59%) Docker
7 5 (1.59%) NFS
7 5 (1.59%) SRDF
8 4 (1.27%) KVM
8 4 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (1.27%) oVirt
8 4 (1.27%) vCloud
8 4 (1.27%) Xen
9 2 (0.64%) XenApp
9 2 (0.64%) XenServer
10 1 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (6.69%) Puppet
2 16 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (4.46%) Salt
4 12 (3.82%) SCCM
4 12 (3.82%) ZABBIX
5 6 (1.91%) Ansible
5 6 (1.91%) BladeLogic
6 5 (1.59%) SCOM
7 4 (1.27%) Control-M
7 4 (1.27%) MIMEsweeper
7 4 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (1.27%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (0.96%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.96%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.64%) WSUS
10 1 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.32%) OpenView
Vendors
1 79 (25.16%) VMware
2 49 (15.61%) Cisco
3 36 (11.46%) Microsoft
3 36 (11.46%) Oracle
4 31 (9.87%) Citrix
5 28 (8.92%) IBM
6 19 (6.05%) Red Hat
7 18 (5.73%) Dell
7 18 (5.73%) NetApp
8 17 (5.41%) EMC
8 17 (5.41%) HP
9 10 (3.18%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.91%) Intel
10 6 (1.91%) Juniper
11 5 (1.59%) Sybase
12 4 (1.27%) BEA
12 4 (1.27%) CA
12 4 (1.27%) CommVault
12 4 (1.27%) Nokia
12 4 (1.27%) TIBCO
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