The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 103 110 113
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 45 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.52% 0.83% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.87% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 11
Median daily rate £495 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £460 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £453 £470
% change year-on-year
+10.31% -3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Infrastructure Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2738 2878 2497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.56% 95.46% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1532 1463 1374
Median daily rate £363 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 83 68
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 29 £485 +2.10% 3
Glasgow 0 5 £500 +11.11%
Stirling - 1 £500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £423 -
Infrastructure Architect
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Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Infrastructure Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 45 (51.72%) Finance
2 31 (35.63%) Microsoft
3 25 (28.74%) AIX
4 24 (27.59%) Oracle
4 24 (27.59%) Migration
5 21 (24.14%) TOGAF
6 20 (22.99%) Linux
7 18 (20.69%) Solaris
7 18 (20.69%) Windows
8 17 (19.54%) MS Excel
8 17 (19.54%) Banking
9 16 (18.39%) Security Cleared
9 16 (18.39%) HPUX
10 15 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (17.24%) Middleware
11 14 (16.09%) SQL
11 14 (16.09%) LAN
11 14 (16.09%) WAN
12 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (13.79%) Unix
13 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
13 12 (13.79%) HP
14 11 (12.64%) IBM
14 11 (12.64%) SAN
14 11 (12.64%) VMware
14 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (12.64%) WebSphere
15 10 (11.49%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (11.49%) SC Cleared
15 10 (11.49%) Citrix

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (12.64%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.15%) Apache
3 1 (1.15%) IIS
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (19.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.05%) PaaS
3 1 (1.15%) IaaS
3 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) LAN
1 14 (16.09%) WAN
2 11 (12.64%) SAN
3 9 (10.34%) Firewall
4 2 (2.30%) VPN
5 1 (1.15%) FCoE
5 1 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.15%) HTTP
5 1 (1.15%) Internet
5 1 (1.15%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.15%) Multicast
5 1 (1.15%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.20%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.15%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.60%) MSBuild
1 4 (4.60%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (4.60%) TeamCity
General
1 45 (51.72%) Finance
2 17 (19.54%) Banking
3 7 (8.05%) Legal
4 4 (4.60%) Back Office
4 4 (4.60%) Retail
4 4 (4.60%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.24%) Middleware
2 4 (4.60%) .NET
3 1 (1.15%) HTML
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.15%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.15%) Web Services
3 1 (1.15%) XML
3 1 (1.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.75%) PKI
3 3 (3.45%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.15%) BYOD
5 1 (1.15%) CMDB
5 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.74%) AIX
2 20 (22.99%) Linux
3 18 (20.69%) Solaris
3 18 (20.69%) Windows
4 16 (18.39%) HPUX
5 12 (13.79%) Unix
6 10 (11.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (11.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (8.05%) Windows Server
8 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.45%) Windows 10
9 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) Migration
2 21 (24.14%) TOGAF
3 15 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (10.34%) Matrix Organization
4 9 (10.34%) Network Design
4 9 (10.34%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 8 (9.20%) ITIL
5 8 (9.20%) Office Automation
6 7 (8.05%) Zachman Framework
7 6 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.75%) Data Architecture
8 5 (5.75%) ITIL V3
8 5 (5.75%) Prototyping
9 4 (4.60%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.60%) DevOps
9 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.60%) Supplier Management
9 4 (4.60%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (4.60%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.09%) SQL
2 7 (8.05%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.75%) Java
4 4 (4.60%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.60%) Bourne shell
4 4 (4.60%) C++
4 4 (4.60%) Korn
4 4 (4.60%) Perl
4 4 (4.60%) Python
4 4 (4.60%) Ruby
4 4 (4.60%) VB
5 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (18.39%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.49%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.75%) ISEB
4 2 (2.30%) Degree
5 1 (1.15%) MCSE
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.20%) vSphere
3 7 (8.05%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.60%) Docker
5 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.15%) KVM
6 1 (1.15%) NFS
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.15%) SRDF
6 1 (1.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Ansible
1 4 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.60%) Puppet
2 2 (2.30%) SCCM
2 2 (2.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (35.63%) Microsoft
2 24 (27.59%) Oracle
3 12 (13.79%) HP
4 11 (12.64%) IBM
4 11 (12.64%) VMware
5 10 (11.49%) Cisco
5 10 (11.49%) Citrix
5 10 (11.49%) EMC
6 4 (4.60%) Splunk
7 2 (2.30%) CA
8 1 (1.15%) DataSynapse
8 1 (1.15%) Intel
8 1 (1.15%) NetApp
8 1 (1.15%) Sybase
8 1 (1.15%) TIBCO
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