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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 308 289 315
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +26
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 95 130 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.55% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.59% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 96 42
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£525 £525 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £419 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
20991 22143 19500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 93.05% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15086 15237 13037
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 392 385 540
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% -2.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £40.00 £43.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -7 24 £500 -6.97% 2
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 120 (46.33%) Windows
2 92 (35.52%) Finance
3 74 (28.57%) VMware
4 72 (27.80%) Linux
5 60 (23.17%) Active Directory
6 54 (20.85%) Oracle
7 51 (19.69%) Microsoft
7 51 (19.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 48 (18.53%) Cisco
8 48 (18.53%) SAN
9 45 (17.37%) WAN
9 45 (17.37%) Migration
10 42 (16.22%) LAN
10 42 (16.22%) Hyper-V
11 41 (15.83%) SQL
12 39 (15.06%) SQL Server
13 36 (13.90%) IBM
14 34 (13.13%) Firewall
15 32 (12.36%) TOGAF
15 32 (12.36%) UNIX
16 28 (10.81%) Oracle Database
17 27 (10.42%) ITIL
18 26 (10.04%) Citrix
19 22 (8.49%) MS Exchange
19 22 (8.49%) Oracle RAC
20 21 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
20 21 (8.11%) Middleware
21 20 (7.72%) HP
21 20 (7.72%) IIS
22 19 (7.34%) VPN

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (8.49%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.72%) IIS
3 18 (6.95%) SharePoint
4 15 (5.79%) Lync
5 11 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.32%) NetWeaver
7 5 (1.93%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.93%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.93%) nginx
8 4 (1.54%) LiveLink
9 3 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (1.16%) Apache
9 3 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.77%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.77%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.77%) JBoss
10 2 (0.77%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.47%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.77%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project
5 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) RMDS
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.39%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (4.63%) PaaS
2 10 (3.86%) IaaS
3 8 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.09%) SaaS
4 2 (0.77%) Office 365
4 2 (0.77%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.39%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 48 (18.53%) SAN
2 45 (17.37%) WAN
3 42 (16.22%) LAN
4 34 (13.13%) Firewall
5 19 (7.34%) VPN
6 17 (6.56%) NAS
7 15 (5.79%) Fibre Channel
7 15 (5.79%) DNS
8 14 (5.41%) DHCP
9 11 (4.25%) Internet
9 11 (4.25%) MPLS
9 11 (4.25%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (3.86%) Wireless
10 10 (3.86%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (3.47%) iSCSI
12 8 (3.09%) SNMP
13 7 (2.70%) HTTP
13 7 (2.70%) WLAN
13 7 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (2.32%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.06%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.81%) Oracle Database
3 14 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.02%) Hadoop
5 11 (4.25%) RDBMS
5 11 (4.25%) Oracle Exadata
6 7 (2.70%) Big Data
7 6 (2.32%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.32%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.93%) OLAP
8 5 (1.93%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.93%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (1.93%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.93%) SAP HANA
9 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.54%) MySQL
9 4 (1.54%) OLTP
10 3 (1.16%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (1.93%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.54%) JMeter
General
1 92 (35.52%) Finance
2 16 (6.18%) Retail
3 15 (5.79%) Manufacturing
4 14 (5.41%) Banking
5 8 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.54%) Games
8 3 (1.16%) Marketing
9 2 (0.77%) Back Office
9 2 (0.77%) Publishing
10 1 (0.39%) Law
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Front Office
10 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.39%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.11%) Middleware
2 11 (4.25%) .NET
3 7 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (1.93%) MSMQ
5 4 (1.54%) J2EE
5 4 (1.54%) Web Services
5 4 (1.54%) XML
6 3 (1.16%) XSLT
6 3 (1.16%) HTML
6 3 (1.16%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.39%) CGI
7 1 (0.39%) SPNEGO
7 1 (0.39%) OLE
7 1 (0.39%) OLE DB
7 1 (0.39%) XMPP
7 1 (0.39%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.39%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.18%) Clustering
2 10 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.47%) HACMP
3 9 (3.47%) Replication
4 8 (3.09%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (2.70%) Open Source
6 6 (2.32%) FMCG
7 5 (1.93%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.54%) Derivative
9 3 (1.16%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.77%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.77%) PKI
10 2 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.77%) CESG
10 2 (0.77%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.77%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 120 (46.33%) Windows
2 72 (27.80%) Linux
3 32 (12.36%) UNIX
4 19 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (6.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (6.95%) Solaris
6 11 (4.25%) AIX
7 8 (3.09%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (2.32%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.93%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.77%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.39%) CentOS
12 1 (0.39%) Android
12 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (17.37%) Migration
2 32 (12.36%) TOGAF
3 27 (10.42%) ITIL
4 21 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (7.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (6.18%) Data Protection
7 15 (5.79%) Asset Management
8 12 (4.63%) Service Management
8 12 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (4.63%) Investment Management
8 12 (4.63%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (4.25%) Load Balancing
10 10 (3.86%) Capacity Management
11 9 (3.47%) Data Architecture
11 9 (3.47%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (3.47%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (3.09%) Risk Management
12 8 (3.09%) Network Load Balancing
12 8 (3.09%) WAN Optimisation
12 8 (3.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 41 (15.83%) SQL
2 14 (5.41%) Java
3 5 (1.93%) C#
3 5 (1.93%) Ruby
3 5 (1.93%) Clojure
4 4 (1.54%) Bash Shell
4 4 (1.54%) Perl
4 4 (1.54%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.16%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.77%) VBScript
6 2 (0.77%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (4.63%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.09%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.70%) Degree
4 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.77%) CCNP
5 2 (0.77%) CCNA
5 2 (0.77%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (0.39%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.39%) MCSE
6 1 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.39%) SLA
2 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (23.17%) Active Directory
2 51 (19.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (16.22%) Hyper-V
4 22 (8.49%) Oracle RAC
5 17 (6.56%) vSphere
6 14 (5.41%) VMware ESX
7 8 (3.09%) PowerHA
8 6 (2.32%) Xen
9 5 (1.93%) NFS
9 5 (1.93%) XenApp
9 5 (1.93%) KVM
9 5 (1.93%) SRDF
10 4 (1.54%) vCloud
11 3 (1.16%) XenServer
11 3 (1.16%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.77%) Docker
13 1 (0.39%) UAG
13 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (7.34%) SCCM
2 12 (4.63%) SCOrch
3 10 (3.86%) SCOM
4 9 (3.47%) Control-M
5 8 (3.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (3.09%) BladeLogic
6 6 (2.32%) Puppet
6 6 (2.32%) SCDPM
7 5 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.93%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (1.16%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.39%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 74 (28.57%) VMware
2 54 (20.85%) Oracle
3 51 (19.69%) Microsoft
4 48 (18.53%) Cisco
5 36 (13.90%) IBM
6 26 (10.04%) Citrix
7 20 (7.72%) HP
8 19 (7.34%) EMC
8 19 (7.34%) NetApp
9 15 (5.79%) SAP
10 14 (5.41%) Dell
10 14 (5.41%) CheckPoint
11 13 (5.02%) F5
12 10 (3.86%) Business Objects
13 9 (3.47%) Symantec
14 8 (3.09%) Sybase
14 8 (3.09%) Blue Coat
15 7 (2.70%) Juniper
15 7 (2.70%) CA
16 6 (2.32%) Intel
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