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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 257 310 264
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -46
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 154 105 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.50% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.52% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 75 106
Average daily rate £513 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £439 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £625 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+118.18% -
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
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 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 +21 13 £500 -1.96% 3
Croydon - 6 £525 -
Chessington - 2 - -
Bromley - 1 £763 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £525 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £430 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 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.

1 127 (40.84%) Windows
2 97 (31.19%) Linux
3 90 (28.94%) Data Centre
4 88 (28.30%) Active Directory
5 85 (27.33%) Finance
6 83 (26.69%) VMware
7 74 (23.79%) SAN
8 68 (21.86%) Firewall
9 66 (21.22%) Agile Software Development
10 64 (20.58%) Migration
11 60 (19.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 57 (18.33%) DevOps
13 55 (17.68%) Cisco
14 53 (17.04%) TOGAF
15 50 (16.08%) Citrix
16 46 (14.79%) Security Cleared
17 45 (14.47%) Amazon AWS
18 44 (14.15%) LAN
18 44 (14.15%) Banking
19 42 (13.50%) Oracle
20 41 (13.18%) NAS
21 38 (12.22%) Microsoft
22 36 (11.58%) SC Cleared
23 35 (11.25%) Unix
24 33 (10.61%) SQL
24 33 (10.61%) WAN
25 32 (10.29%) Scrum
26 31 (9.97%) Stakeholder Management
26 31 (9.97%) VPN
26 31 (9.97%) ITIL

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 10 (3.22%) IIS
2 9 (2.89%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.25%) Apache
3 7 (2.25%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.93%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.61%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.29%) Confluence
7 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.96%) JBoss
7 3 (0.96%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.64%) CMS
8 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.64%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.64%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.64%) Sonic ESB
9 1 (0.32%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.32%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.32%) Node.js
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.86%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.29%) HipChat
4 4 (1.29%) MS Office
5 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.32%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Relativity
2 1 (0.32%) Faxination
2 1 (0.32%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 45 (14.47%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.57%) IaaS
4 6 (1.93%) Office 365
5 5 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.64%) GitHub
7 2 (0.64%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.32%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.32%) PaaS
8 1 (0.32%) SaaS
8 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 74 (23.79%) SAN
2 68 (21.86%) Firewall
3 44 (14.15%) LAN
4 41 (13.18%) NAS
5 33 (10.61%) WAN
6 31 (9.97%) VPN
7 23 (7.40%) Network Security
8 18 (5.79%) Wi-Fi
9 17 (5.47%) VLAN
10 16 (5.14%) DNS
11 12 (3.86%) iSCSI
11 12 (3.86%) MPLS
11 12 (3.86%) TCP/IP
12 10 (3.22%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (3.22%) SSL
13 9 (2.89%) HTTP
13 9 (2.89%) NetScaler
14 7 (2.25%) VoIP
15 5 (1.61%) DHCP
15 5 (1.61%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.86%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.25%) MySQL
4 6 (1.93%) Big Data
5 4 (1.29%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.29%) OLTP
5 4 (1.29%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.96%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.64%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.64%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.64%) Sybase IQ
8 1 (0.32%) GIS
8 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (5.47%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.86%) Subversion
3 9 (2.89%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.57%) Maven
5 5 (1.61%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.29%) Gradle
6 4 (1.29%) Hudson
6 4 (1.29%) IntelliJ
6 4 (1.29%) JIRA
7 1 (0.32%) GitLab
7 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 85 (27.33%) Finance
2 44 (14.15%) Banking
3 12 (3.86%) Retail
4 7 (2.25%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.29%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.96%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.64%) Advertising
7 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.64%) Publishing
7 2 (0.64%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.32%) Billing
8 1 (0.32%) Law
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.07%) Web Services
2 19 (6.11%) Middleware
3 5 (1.61%) SAML
4 4 (1.29%) LAMP
4 4 (1.29%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.32%) .NET
6 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.32%) boto
6 1 (0.32%) CSS
6 1 (0.32%) HTML
6 1 (0.32%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.32%) REST
6 1 (0.32%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.32%) XML
6 1 (0.32%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 90 (28.94%) Data Centre
2 27 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.14%) Enterprise Storage
4 14 (4.50%) Public Cloud
5 11 (3.54%) New Media
6 4 (1.29%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.29%) Derivative
6 4 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.29%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.29%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.29%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.29%) PKI
7 3 (0.96%) Digital Media
7 3 (0.96%) FMCG
8 2 (0.64%) EMC VMAX
8 2 (0.64%) EMC VNX
8 2 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.64%) IPTV
8 2 (0.64%) User Experience
8 2 (0.64%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 127 (40.84%) Windows
2 97 (31.19%) Linux
3 35 (11.25%) Unix
4 30 (9.65%) Windows Server
5 16 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (4.18%) CentOS
7 12 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (3.22%) AIX
9 9 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (2.25%) Mac OS X Server
11 6 (1.93%) Solaris
11 6 (1.93%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.29%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.96%) SUSE
13 3 (0.96%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.64%) Android
14 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.64%) VMS
14 2 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (21.22%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (20.58%) Migration
3 57 (18.33%) DevOps
4 53 (17.04%) TOGAF
5 32 (10.29%) Scrum
6 31 (9.97%) ITIL
6 31 (9.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (5.79%) Technical Architecture
7 18 (5.79%) Waterfall
8 17 (5.47%) Configuration Management
9 16 (5.14%) Project Management
9 16 (5.14%) Re-Platforming
10 15 (4.82%) Capacity Planning
11 14 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (4.50%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (3.86%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (3.86%) Web Operations
13 11 (3.54%) Analytics
14 10 (3.22%) Capacity Management
14 10 (3.22%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 33 (10.61%) SQL
2 19 (6.11%) Python
3 18 (5.79%) Perl
4 16 (5.14%) Ruby
5 14 (4.50%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.93%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.96%) C
7 3 (0.96%) Java
7 3 (0.96%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.64%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.32%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 46 (14.79%) Security Cleared
2 36 (11.58%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.86%) AWS Certification
4 11 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (2.57%) CCNA
5 8 (2.57%) Degree
6 7 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.93%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.61%) BC Cleared
8 5 (1.61%) CCNP
9 4 (1.29%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 3 (0.96%) CISM
10 3 (0.96%) CISSP
10 3 (0.96%) ISEB
10 3 (0.96%) MCSE
11 2 (0.64%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.25%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.96%) COBIT
3 3 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 88 (28.30%) Active Directory
2 60 (19.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (8.04%) vSphere
4 22 (7.07%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (5.79%) Hyper-V
6 12 (3.86%) XenServer
7 7 (2.25%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (2.25%) XenApp
8 5 (1.61%) Docker
8 5 (1.61%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.61%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.29%) oVirt
9 4 (1.29%) vCloud
10 3 (0.96%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.64%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 23 (7.40%) Puppet
2 15 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (4.50%) Salt
4 12 (3.86%) ZABBIX
5 11 (3.54%) SCCM
6 6 (1.93%) Ansible
7 5 (1.61%) BladeLogic
8 4 (1.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.96%) Control-M
9 3 (0.96%) MIMEsweeper
9 3 (0.96%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.96%) Oracle Identity Management
9 3 (0.96%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.96%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 1 (0.32%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.32%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.32%) SCOM
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 83 (26.69%) VMware
2 55 (17.68%) Cisco
3 50 (16.08%) Citrix
4 42 (13.50%) Oracle
5 38 (12.22%) Microsoft
6 26 (8.36%) IBM
7 20 (6.43%) Dell
8 18 (5.79%) CheckPoint
8 18 (5.79%) HP
9 16 (5.14%) EMC
9 16 (5.14%) NetApp
10 14 (4.50%) Juniper
11 12 (3.86%) Brocade
11 12 (3.86%) Red Hat
12 9 (2.89%) F5
13 7 (2.25%) CA
13 7 (2.25%) CommVault
14 6 (1.93%) SAP
15 5 (1.61%) 3PAR
15 5 (1.61%) Varonis
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