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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 28 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.68% 1.08% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.18% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £450 - £625
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
South East

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
145 169 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 97.97% 90.86% 90.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 115 106
Average daily rate £350 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 17
Average hourly rate £40.50 £12.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+224.00% -24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £12.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 11 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) EAI
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Pega
1 2 (50.00%) Sonic ESB
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Tumbleweed
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Sonic ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) EAI
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Pega
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Tumbleweed