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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 292 289 266
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 145 145 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.64% 0.61% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.65% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 106 142
Median daily rate £538 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £416 £407
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £41.53
% change year-on-year
- -13.30%
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
21561 22357 23076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.74% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15342 15679 15683
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 334 435
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +12 14 £575 +9.52% 3
Croydon -8 6 £463 -11.90%
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Bromley +3 2 - -
Docklands, London +9 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £525 -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 110 (37.41%) Windows
2 92 (31.29%) VMware
3 88 (29.93%) Data Centre
4 87 (29.59%) Linux
5 71 (24.15%) Finance
6 67 (22.79%) Amazon AWS
7 64 (21.77%) Migration
7 64 (21.77%) Microsoft
8 63 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 60 (20.41%) Active Directory
10 54 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
11 53 (18.03%) SQL
12 52 (17.69%) Oracle
12 52 (17.69%) SQL Server
13 51 (17.35%) Firewall
14 50 (17.01%) Cisco
15 46 (15.65%) LAN
15 46 (15.65%) WAN
16 44 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
17 40 (13.61%) SAN
17 40 (13.61%) Windows Server
18 39 (13.27%) IBM
18 39 (13.27%) TOGAF
19 38 (12.93%) Security Cleared
20 36 (12.24%) SC Cleared
20 36 (12.24%) Banking
21 34 (11.56%) Solaris
22 31 (10.54%) Unix
23 30 (10.20%) NAS
24 29 (9.86%) Hyper-V

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 15 (5.10%) WebSphere
2 12 (4.08%) IIS
3 11 (3.74%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.74%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.40%) Apache
4 10 (3.40%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (2.72%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.38%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (1.70%) JBoss
8 4 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.68%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.68%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.34%) Confluence
11 1 (0.34%) Drupal
11 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.34%) nginx
11 1 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 22 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 67 (22.79%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (7.48%) IaaS
4 20 (6.80%) PaaS
5 16 (5.44%) Office 365
6 15 (5.10%) SaaS
7 10 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (2.04%) IBM PureFlex
9 4 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (1.02%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.34%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 51 (17.35%) Firewall
2 46 (15.65%) LAN
2 46 (15.65%) WAN
3 40 (13.61%) SAN
4 30 (10.20%) NAS
5 19 (6.46%) DNS
6 17 (5.78%) Fibre Channel
7 16 (5.44%) Network Security
8 13 (4.42%) iSCSI
8 13 (4.42%) Multicast
9 12 (4.08%) FCoE
9 12 (4.08%) TCP/IP
10 11 (3.74%) DHCP
10 11 (3.74%) HTTP
10 11 (3.74%) Internet
11 9 (3.06%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (2.38%) VPN
13 6 (2.04%) MPLS
13 6 (2.04%) VoIP
14 5 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (17.69%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.12%) Hadoop
3 10 (3.40%) Big Data
4 9 (3.06%) HBase
5 8 (2.72%) DB2
6 6 (2.04%) MySQL
7 5 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.02%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (1.02%) OLTP
9 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.02%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.34%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (1.70%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.02%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.02%) JIRA
3 2 (0.68%) Ant
3 2 (0.68%) Subversion
4 1 (0.34%) Hudson
4 1 (0.34%) JMeter
General
1 71 (24.15%) Finance
2 36 (12.24%) Banking
3 19 (6.46%) Retail
4 7 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.04%) Marketing
6 4 (1.36%) Publishing
7 2 (0.68%) Games
7 2 (0.68%) Law
7 2 (0.68%) Legal
7 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.84%) Middleware
2 16 (5.44%) Web Services
3 10 (3.40%) HTML
3 10 (3.40%) XML
4 7 (2.38%) Rendezvous
4 7 (2.38%) XSLT
5 3 (1.02%) SAML
5 3 (1.02%) SOAP
6 2 (0.68%) .NET
6 2 (0.68%) COM
6 2 (0.68%) J2EE
6 2 (0.68%) XSL
7 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.34%) CSS
7 1 (0.34%) JMS
7 1 (0.34%) jQuery
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.34%) RESTful
7 1 (0.34%) WCF
7 1 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 88 (29.93%) Data Centre
2 11 (3.74%) Hybrid Cloud
2 11 (3.74%) Public Cloud
3 10 (3.40%) Enterprise Storage
3 10 (3.40%) Private Cloud
4 9 (3.06%) VCE vBlock
5 7 (2.38%) PKI
6 6 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.04%) New Media
7 5 (1.70%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.70%) Online Banking
7 5 (1.70%) Replication
8 4 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.36%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.36%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.02%) BYOD
9 3 (1.02%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.02%) FlexPod
9 3 (1.02%) RIA
9 3 (1.02%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 110 (37.41%) Windows
2 87 (29.59%) Linux
3 40 (13.61%) Windows Server
4 34 (11.56%) Solaris
5 31 (10.54%) Unix
6 17 (5.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (5.44%) AIX
8 14 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.72%) Windows 10
11 7 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (2.04%) CentOS
13 5 (1.70%) Windows 7
14 4 (1.36%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (1.02%) VMS
16 2 (0.68%) Fedora
17 1 (0.34%) HPUX
17 1 (0.34%) SUSE
17 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (21.77%) Migration
2 44 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (13.27%) TOGAF
4 26 (8.84%) ITIL
5 21 (7.14%) DevOps
5 21 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (5.78%) Technical Architecture
8 16 (5.44%) Network Design
9 14 (4.76%) Benchmarking
10 12 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (4.08%) High Availability
10 12 (4.08%) Network Architecture
10 12 (4.08%) Project Management
10 12 (4.08%) Re-Platforming
11 11 (3.74%) E-Commerce
11 11 (3.74%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (3.40%) ERP
13 9 (3.06%) Network Management
14 8 (2.72%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 53 (18.03%) SQL
2 21 (7.14%) Java
3 9 (3.06%) PowerShell
4 8 (2.72%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.04%) Python
6 5 (1.70%) Ruby
7 3 (1.02%) PHP
8 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.68%) C
8 2 (0.68%) C#
8 2 (0.68%) Go
8 2 (0.68%) Perl
9 1 (0.34%) Clojure
9 1 (0.34%) Korn
9 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (12.93%) Security Cleared
2 36 (12.24%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.06%) MCSA
5 8 (2.72%) Degree
6 6 (2.04%) MCSE
7 5 (1.70%) CCNP
7 5 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.36%) CCNA
9 3 (1.02%) BC Cleared
9 3 (1.02%) CCIE
9 3 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.68%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.68%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.34%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.34%) CISSP
11 1 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.34%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.06%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.04%) COBIT
2 6 (2.04%) Government Security Classifications
3 5 (1.70%) QA
4 2 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.68%) SLA
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.34%) JSP 440
System Software
1 63 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (20.41%) Active Directory
3 29 (9.86%) Hyper-V
4 18 (6.12%) Xen
5 17 (5.78%) KVM
6 15 (5.10%) NFS
6 15 (5.10%) SRDF
7 13 (4.42%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (2.72%) vCloud
8 8 (2.72%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (2.72%) VMware ESX
8 8 (2.72%) vSphere
9 3 (1.02%) XenApp
10 2 (0.68%) Docker
10 2 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.68%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (4.76%) SCCM
2 9 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.72%) Puppet
4 6 (2.04%) SCOM
4 6 (2.04%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.02%) Ansible
5 3 (1.02%) Terraform
5 3 (1.02%) WSUS
6 2 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.68%) OpenView
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.34%) Control-M
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.34%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.34%) vRealize
Vendors
1 92 (31.29%) VMware
2 64 (21.77%) Microsoft
3 52 (17.69%) Oracle
4 50 (17.01%) Cisco
5 39 (13.27%) IBM
6 23 (7.82%) Citrix
7 22 (7.48%) NetApp
8 21 (7.14%) EMC
9 17 (5.78%) Intel
10 16 (5.44%) HP
11 14 (4.76%) CheckPoint
12 13 (4.42%) Red Hat
13 8 (2.72%) 3PAR
13 8 (2.72%) Bloomberg
13 8 (2.72%) Dell
13 8 (2.72%) Juniper
14 7 (2.38%) DataSynapse
14 7 (2.38%) F5
14 7 (2.38%) Sybase
14 7 (2.38%) TIBCO
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