The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 25 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.94% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.49% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£510 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £438
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
196 203 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 92.45% 83.54% 89.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 133 114
Average daily rate £350 £450 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £320 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.12% +77.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in the job title across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Middlesex region.

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Infrastructure Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Middlesex region.

Infrastructure Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DMZ
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR