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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 103 120 119
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 19 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 0.50% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.53% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 6
Median daily rate £450 £475 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £325 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £523 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 £41.53
% change year-on-year
- -32.57%
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
2054 3042 2617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.35% 95.06% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1239 1588 1412
Median daily rate £354 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.60% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 60 66
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.38 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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 +19 13 £475 -
Glasgow +10 3 £425 -10.52%
Renfrewshire - 2 £410 - 1
Infrastructure Architect
UK

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 29 (45.31%) Finance
2 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
3 19 (29.69%) AIX
4 16 (25.00%) Migration
4 16 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (23.44%) Banking
5 15 (23.44%) Oracle
6 14 (21.88%) Windows
6 14 (21.88%) Linux
7 12 (18.75%) Solaris
8 11 (17.19%) IBM
8 11 (17.19%) Citrix
8 11 (17.19%) EMC
8 11 (17.19%) SAN
8 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
9 10 (15.63%) Unix
9 10 (15.63%) VMware
9 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (14.06%) HPUX
10 9 (14.06%) Cisco
10 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database
11 8 (12.50%) vSphere
11 8 (12.50%) HP
11 8 (12.50%) LAN
11 8 (12.50%) WAN
11 8 (12.50%) Firewall
12 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
12 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008

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 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.94%) PaaS
3 2 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) SAN
2 8 (12.50%) Firewall
2 8 (12.50%) LAN
2 8 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (1.56%) FCoE
4 1 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.56%) HTTP
4 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.56%) LDAP
4 1 (1.56%) Multicast
4 1 (1.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.56%) HBase
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.69%) MSBuild
1 3 (4.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (4.69%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (45.31%) Finance
2 15 (23.44%) Banking
3 6 (9.38%) Legal
4 4 (6.25%) Back Office
5 3 (4.69%) Retail
5 3 (4.69%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) Middleware
2 4 (6.25%) .NET
3 2 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (1.56%) HTML
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.56%) Rendezvous
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.56%) XML
4 1 (1.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.81%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.69%) PKI
4 2 (3.13%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) AIX
2 14 (21.88%) Linux
2 14 (21.88%) Windows
3 12 (18.75%) Solaris
4 10 (15.63%) Unix
5 9 (14.06%) HPUX
6 7 (10.94%) Windows Server
6 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.69%) Windows 10
8 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.56%) VMS
10 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) Migration
1 16 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (10.94%) ITIL
4 5 (7.81%) Matrix Organization
4 5 (7.81%) Network Design
4 5 (7.81%) Office Automation
4 5 (7.81%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 4 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 4 (6.25%) Service Management
6 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.69%) DevOps
6 3 (4.69%) Prototyping
6 3 (4.69%) Service Design
6 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (4.69%) Supplier Management
6 3 (4.69%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (3.13%) Conflict Management
7 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Transformation
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.25%) Java
2 4 (6.25%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) VB
3 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.69%) Bourne shell
3 3 (4.69%) C++
3 3 (4.69%) Korn
3 3 (4.69%) Perl
3 3 (4.69%) Python
3 3 (4.69%) Ruby
4 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) CISSP
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.56%) MCSE
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.50%) vSphere
3 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.69%) Docker
4 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.56%) KVM
4 1 (1.56%) NFS
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.56%) SRDF
4 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.56%) Xen
4 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Ansible
2 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.69%) Puppet
3 2 (3.13%) SCCM
3 2 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.44%) Oracle
3 11 (17.19%) Citrix
3 11 (17.19%) EMC
3 11 (17.19%) IBM
4 10 (15.63%) VMware
5 9 (14.06%) Cisco
6 8 (12.50%) HP
7 3 (4.69%) Splunk
8 1 (1.56%) DataSynapse
8 1 (1.56%) Dell
8 1 (1.56%) Intel
8 1 (1.56%) NetApp
8 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.56%) Sybase
8 1 (1.56%) Symantec
8 1 (1.56%) TIBCO
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago