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 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 206 198 213
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 47 39 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.46% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.50% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 16
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£475 £426 £454
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.43% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £400 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £668 £600
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 - - -
Infrastructure Architect
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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 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
8860 7822 8135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.59% 92.50% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4903 4183 3866
Average daily rate £375 £363 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 490 472 637
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £36.50 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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
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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
Berkshire +6 17 £505 +21.68% 2
Hampshire -22 11 £350 -37.77% 1
Surrey -7 9 £475 -2.56% 1
Buckinghamshire -15 4 £520 +30.00%
Kent -2 1 £325 -
Oxfordshire -26 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 39 (39.80%) Windows
2 33 (33.67%) VMware
3 24 (24.49%) UNIX
3 24 (24.49%) Linux
3 24 (24.49%) SAN
4 23 (23.47%) Oracle
5 22 (22.45%) Microsoft
6 20 (20.41%) SQL
6 20 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (17.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (15.31%) Finance
9 14 (14.29%) Retail
9 14 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 13 (13.27%) Migration
10 13 (13.27%) SOA
10 13 (13.27%) Active Directory
10 13 (13.27%) HP
11 12 (12.24%) Cisco
11 12 (12.24%) MS Excel
12 11 (11.22%) WebLogic
12 11 (11.22%) SC Cleared
13 10 (10.20%) Oracle EBS R12
13 10 (10.20%) Oracle RAC
13 10 (10.20%) Middleware
13 10 (10.20%) Oracle EBS
13 10 (10.20%) TOGAF
13 10 (10.20%) Oracle RMAN
13 10 (10.20%) ITIL
14 9 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (9.18%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 (11.22%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.08%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.06%) Lync
5 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (1.02%) JBoss
6 1 (1.02%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.02%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (10.20%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.06%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.02%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.02%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.02%) SaaS
3 1 (1.02%) PaaS
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.49%) SAN
2 5 (5.10%) WAN
2 5 (5.10%) LAN
3 4 (4.08%) Firewall
3 4 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.08%) DNS
4 3 (3.06%) DMZ
4 3 (3.06%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.04%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.04%) NAS
5 2 (2.04%) BIG-IP
5 2 (2.04%) X.400
5 2 (2.04%) X.500
5 2 (2.04%) BGP
5 2 (2.04%) OSPF
5 2 (2.04%) SMTP
5 2 (2.04%) DHCP
5 2 (2.04%) FTP
6 1 (1.02%) Internet
6 1 (1.02%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
1 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.06%) OLTP
2 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.04%) DB2
3 2 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (1.02%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (15.31%) Finance
2 14 (14.29%) Retail
3 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.04%) Local Government
5 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.02%) Marketing
5 1 (1.02%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) Middleware
2 2 (2.04%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.04%) Java EE
2 2 (2.04%) Ajax
2 2 (2.04%) Web Services
2 2 (2.04%) .NET
2 2 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.02%) WPF
3 1 (1.02%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Clustering
2 3 (3.06%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.04%) DataPower
3 2 (2.04%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.04%) PKI
4 1 (1.02%) HACMP
4 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.02%) iPad
4 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 39 (39.80%) Windows
2 24 (24.49%) UNIX
2 24 (24.49%) Linux
3 7 (7.14%) AIX
4 6 (6.12%) Solaris
5 5 (5.10%) HPUX
5 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.06%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (13.27%) Migration
2 13 (13.27%) SOA
3 10 (10.20%) TOGAF
3 10 (10.20%) ITIL
4 9 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (8.16%) Use Case
6 7 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (5.10%) Service Management
8 4 (4.08%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.06%) Project Management
9 3 (3.06%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.06%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (3.06%) Email Migration
9 3 (3.06%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.04%) Business Transformation
10 2 (2.04%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (2.04%) High Availability
10 2 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.41%) SQL
2 3 (3.06%) C
3 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.04%) Java
3 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.02%) Perl
4 1 (1.02%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.22%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.06%) Degree
5 2 (2.04%) PhD
5 2 (2.04%) CCIE
5 2 (2.04%) CCNP
5 2 (2.04%) CCNA
5 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.02%) CCDA
6 1 (1.02%) CCDP
6 1 (1.02%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 20 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (13.27%) Active Directory
3 10 (10.20%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (10.20%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (9.18%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.10%) vSphere
6 4 (4.08%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.06%) XenApp
8 2 (2.04%) KVM
8 2 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.02%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (33.67%) VMware
2 23 (23.47%) Oracle
3 22 (22.45%) Microsoft
4 13 (13.27%) HP
5 12 (12.24%) Cisco
6 8 (8.16%) IBM
6 8 (8.16%) EMC
7 7 (7.14%) SAP
8 4 (4.08%) Remedy
8 4 (4.08%) NetApp
8 4 (4.08%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.08%) Intel
8 4 (4.08%) Citrix
9 3 (3.06%) Dell
9 3 (3.06%) BMC
9 3 (3.06%) CommVault
10 2 (2.04%) F5
10 2 (2.04%) Clearswift
10 2 (2.04%) Juniper
10 2 (2.04%) Symantec
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