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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 325 271 313
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +42
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 66 125 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.57% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.61% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 92 39
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£525 £538 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £421 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £695 £571
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
19419 20386 17954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.45% 93.10% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13766 13980 12108
Average daily rate £438 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
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 330 383 508
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -7 16 £525 -12.50% 5
Canary Wharf - - - -
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Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 107 (46.93%) Windows
2 81 (35.53%) Finance
3 70 (30.70%) Linux
4 69 (30.26%) VMware
5 58 (25.44%) Oracle
6 44 (19.30%) Microsoft
6 44 (19.30%) Migration
6 44 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
7 43 (18.86%) WAN
8 40 (17.54%) Active Directory
8 40 (17.54%) Cisco
9 39 (17.11%) SQL Server
9 39 (17.11%) SQL
10 38 (16.67%) SAN
11 37 (16.23%) IBM
11 37 (16.23%) LAN
12 34 (14.91%) Firewall
13 29 (12.72%) UNIX
14 27 (11.84%) Oracle Database
15 26 (11.40%) Hyper-V
15 26 (11.40%) TOGAF
16 25 (10.96%) Oracle RAC
16 25 (10.96%) ITIL
17 21 (9.21%) Citrix
18 20 (8.77%) EMC
18 20 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
19 19 (8.33%) IIS
20 18 (7.89%) Middleware
20 18 (7.89%) Banking
21 17 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 19 (8.33%) IIS
2 10 (4.39%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.51%) NetWeaver
5 7 (3.07%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.19%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.19%) Lync
6 5 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.19%) nginx
7 3 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.32%) Apache
7 3 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (1.32%) LiveLink
7 3 (1.32%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.88%) JBoss
8 2 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.88%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.95%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.88%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.44%) MS Project
5 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.44%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.26%) PaaS
2 11 (4.82%) SaaS
2 11 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.39%) IaaS
4 3 (1.32%) CloudFront
4 3 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.88%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.44%) Office 365
6 1 (0.44%) ElastiCache
6 1 (0.44%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 43 (18.86%) WAN
2 38 (16.67%) SAN
3 37 (16.23%) LAN
4 34 (14.91%) Firewall
5 16 (7.02%) VPN
6 13 (5.70%) NAS
7 11 (4.82%) MPLS
7 11 (4.82%) Internet
8 10 (4.39%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (3.51%) iSCSI
10 7 (3.07%) SNMP
10 7 (3.07%) DNS
10 7 (3.07%) DHCP
10 7 (3.07%) HTTP
11 6 (2.63%) Multicast
11 6 (2.63%) FCoE
11 6 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (2.19%) SSL
12 5 (2.19%) VoIP
12 5 (2.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.84%) Oracle Database
3 13 (5.70%) Relational Database
4 12 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 10 (4.39%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.95%) Oracle Exadata
7 8 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (3.07%) SAP HANA
9 6 (2.63%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.63%) Big Data
9 6 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.19%) OLAP
10 5 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.19%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (2.19%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.75%) MySQL
11 4 (1.75%) OLTP
12 3 (1.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.75%) JMeter
General
1 81 (35.53%) Finance
2 18 (7.89%) Banking
3 13 (5.70%) Retail
4 9 (3.95%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.07%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.07%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.75%) Games
7 3 (1.32%) Publishing
8 2 (0.88%) Back Office
9 1 (0.44%) International Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Marketing
9 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Front Office
9 1 (0.44%) Law
9 1 (0.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.89%) Middleware
2 11 (4.82%) .NET
3 6 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (2.19%) MSMQ
5 4 (1.75%) J2EE
5 4 (1.75%) Web Services
5 4 (1.75%) XML
6 3 (1.32%) Rendezvous
6 3 (1.32%) XSLT
6 3 (1.32%) HTML
7 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (0.44%) OLE
8 1 (0.44%) OLE DB
8 1 (0.44%) CGI
8 1 (0.44%) XMPP
8 1 (0.44%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.44%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.44%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (4.39%) Replication
1 10 (4.39%) Clustering
2 9 (3.95%) HACMP
3 7 (3.07%) Open Source
4 6 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (1.75%) Derivative
6 3 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.32%) FMCG
6 3 (1.32%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.88%) DataPower
7 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.88%) CESG
7 2 (0.88%) PKI
7 2 (0.88%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.88%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.88%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.44%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 107 (46.93%) Windows
2 70 (30.70%) Linux
3 29 (12.72%) UNIX
4 17 (7.46%) Solaris
5 12 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (4.82%) AIX
7 10 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.07%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.75%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.88%) zOS
13 1 (0.44%) VMS
13 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.44%) CentOS
13 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (19.30%) Migration
2 26 (11.40%) TOGAF
3 25 (10.96%) ITIL
4 20 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (5.26%) Service Management
6 12 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (4.82%) Data Protection
8 10 (4.39%) High Availability
8 10 (4.39%) Capacity Management
8 10 (4.39%) Investment Management
9 9 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (3.95%) Load Balancing
9 9 (3.95%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (3.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (3.51%) Data Architecture
10 8 (3.51%) WAN Optimisation
10 8 (3.51%) Network Load Balancing
11 7 (3.07%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 39 (17.11%) SQL
2 14 (6.14%) Java
3 5 (2.19%) C#
3 5 (2.19%) Ruby
3 5 (2.19%) Clojure
4 4 (1.75%) Bash Shell
4 4 (1.75%) Perl
4 4 (1.75%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.32%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.88%) VBScript
6 2 (0.88%) ABAP
7 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.44%) C
7 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (4.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.63%) Degree
5 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.32%) CCNP
6 2 (0.88%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.88%) MCSE
6 2 (0.88%) CCNA
7 1 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.44%) CISSP
7 1 (0.44%) MCITP
7 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (17.54%) Active Directory
3 26 (11.40%) Hyper-V
4 25 (10.96%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (6.58%) vSphere
6 13 (5.70%) VMware ESX
7 8 (3.51%) PowerHA
8 7 (3.07%) Xen
9 6 (2.63%) SRDF
9 6 (2.63%) XenApp
9 6 (2.63%) KVM
9 6 (2.63%) NFS
10 5 (2.19%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.32%) XenServer
12 2 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.44%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.44%) vCloud
13 1 (0.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (4.82%) SCCM
2 8 (3.51%) Control-M
3 7 (3.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (3.07%) BladeLogic
3 7 (3.07%) SCOrch
4 6 (2.63%) Puppet
4 6 (2.63%) SCDPM
5 5 (2.19%) SCOM
5 5 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.88%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.88%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.44%) Ansible
9 1 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.44%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 69 (30.26%) VMware
2 58 (25.44%) Oracle
3 44 (19.30%) Microsoft
4 40 (17.54%) Cisco
5 37 (16.23%) IBM
6 21 (9.21%) Citrix
7 20 (8.77%) EMC
8 17 (7.46%) NetApp
9 14 (6.14%) SAP
9 14 (6.14%) HP
10 12 (5.26%) Business Objects
11 10 (4.39%) F5
11 10 (4.39%) CheckPoint
11 10 (4.39%) Sybase
12 8 (3.51%) Symantec
12 8 (3.51%) Informatica
13 7 (3.07%) Juniper
13 7 (3.07%) Intel
13 7 (3.07%) Blue Coat
14 6 (2.63%) CA
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