The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 179 208 196
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 67 55 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.78% 0.58% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.61% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 28
Average daily rate £508 £500 £441
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% +13.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £406 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £646 £633 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8053 8945 7991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.06% 93.74% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4857 4786 4155
Average daily rate £385 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 436 470
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Infrastructure Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 11 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
Hampshire +19 23 £525 +14.13%
Surrey +2 22 £575 +91.66% 8
Berkshire +16 18 £425 -32.00%
Buckinghamshire 0 2 - - 2
Middlesex -5 1 £450 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 78 (46.43%) Windows
2 49 (29.17%) Oracle
3 48 (28.57%) VMware
3 48 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 46 (27.38%) Microsoft
5 41 (24.40%) Technical Architecture
6 35 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 35 (20.83%) Data Centre
7 34 (20.24%) Unix
8 33 (19.64%) Finance
8 33 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 31 (18.45%) Linux
10 27 (16.07%) Active Directory
10 27 (16.07%) TOGAF
11 26 (15.48%) SQL Server
12 25 (14.88%) Citrix
12 25 (14.88%) SC Cleared
13 23 (13.69%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (13.69%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (13.10%) SAN
15 21 (12.50%) Migration
15 21 (12.50%) ITIL
16 20 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
17 19 (11.31%) Intel
18 18 (10.71%) Firewall
18 18 (10.71%) SQL
18 18 (10.71%) LAN
19 16 (9.52%) Retail

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (6.55%) SAS
2 9 (5.36%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.57%) CICS
4 6 (3.57%) JBoss
5 5 (2.98%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.38%) Sonic ESB
6 4 (2.38%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.60%) Apache
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.60%) IIS
7 1 (0.60%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.19%) MS Office
4 2 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.36%) PaaS
2 8 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.17%) IaaS
4 6 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.79%) Office 365
6 2 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.10%) SAN
2 18 (10.71%) Firewall
2 18 (10.71%) LAN
3 14 (8.33%) NAS
4 13 (7.74%) WAN
5 10 (5.95%) Network Security
5 10 (5.95%) Reverse Proxy
6 8 (4.76%) HTTP
7 7 (4.17%) DMZ
7 7 (4.17%) DNS
7 7 (4.17%) HTTPS
8 6 (3.57%) MPLS
8 6 (3.57%) VLAN
9 5 (2.98%) Multicast
9 5 (2.98%) NetScaler
10 4 (2.38%) PABX
10 4 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (2.38%) Wireless
11 3 (1.79%) VoIP
12 2 (1.19%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.69%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (8.33%) OLTP
4 9 (5.36%) DB2
4 9 (5.36%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.17%) SAS EBI
6 5 (2.98%) Base SAS
7 4 (2.38%) Big Data
7 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (2.38%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.19%) DB2 UDB
9 2 (1.19%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.19%) MySQL
9 2 (1.19%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
General
1 33 (19.64%) Finance
2 16 (9.52%) Retail
3 7 (4.17%) Billing
3 7 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.38%) Military
5 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.60%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Local Government
5 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.17%) Web Services
2 4 (2.38%) .NET
2 4 (2.38%) Middleware
3 2 (1.19%) J2EE
4 1 (0.60%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.74%) Mainframe
3 10 (5.95%) N-Tier
4 9 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.36%) Clustering
4 9 (5.36%) Public Cloud
5 6 (3.57%) HACMP
6 5 (2.98%) CMDB
6 5 (2.98%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.79%) BYOD
8 3 (1.79%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.79%) FMCG
8 3 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.79%) VCE vBlock
9 2 (1.19%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.19%) User Experience
9 2 (1.19%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.60%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 78 (46.43%) Windows
2 48 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 34 (20.24%) Unix
4 31 (18.45%) Linux
5 20 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (7.74%) AIX
7 12 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (7.14%) Solaris
8 8 (4.76%) HPUX
9 4 (2.38%) MVS
10 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.19%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.19%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.60%) CentOS
12 1 (0.60%) i5/OS
12 1 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.60%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.40%) Technical Architecture
2 27 (16.07%) TOGAF
3 23 (13.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (12.50%) ITIL
5 21 (12.50%) Migration
6 14 (8.33%) Service Management
7 12 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 10 (5.95%) Use Case
9 9 (5.36%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (4.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 8 (4.76%) Requirements Management
11 7 (4.17%) Data Security
11 7 (4.17%) DevOps
11 7 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
12 6 (3.57%) BCP
12 6 (3.57%) Change Management
12 6 (3.57%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.71%) SQL
2 12 (7.14%) Java
3 7 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.57%) COBOL
5 3 (1.79%) C
5 3 (1.79%) JCL
6 2 (1.19%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.19%) Python
6 2 (1.19%) Ruby
6 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.60%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.60%) C++
7 1 (0.60%) REXX
Qualifications
1 35 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 25 (14.88%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (5.95%) MCSE
5 8 (4.76%) Degree
6 6 (3.57%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.19%) CCIE
8 2 (1.19%) CCNA
8 2 (1.19%) MCP
8 2 (1.19%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.60%) CISSP
9 1 (0.60%) HNC
9 1 (0.60%) MCITP
9 1 (0.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) COBIT
2 4 (2.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 33 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (16.07%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.55%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.76%) XenServer
5 6 (3.57%) GPFS
5 6 (3.57%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.98%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.98%) vSphere
7 3 (1.79%) KVM
7 3 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.19%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.60%) NFS
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (2.98%) SCCM
2 4 (2.38%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.79%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 3 (1.79%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (1.19%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.60%) OVSD
5 1 (0.60%) SCOM
5 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 49 (29.17%) Oracle
2 48 (28.57%) VMware
3 46 (27.38%) Microsoft
4 25 (14.88%) Citrix
5 19 (11.31%) Intel
6 15 (8.93%) Cisco
7 14 (8.33%) NetApp
8 12 (7.14%) Cognos
8 12 (7.14%) HP
8 12 (7.14%) IBM
9 7 (4.17%) EMC
10 6 (3.57%) SAP
11 4 (2.38%) Fujitsu
11 4 (2.38%) Pega
11 4 (2.38%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.19%) Juniper
13 1 (0.60%) CA
13 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.60%) Huawei
13 1 (0.60%) Tumbleweed
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