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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 213 188 205
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 44 49 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.57% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.63% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 16
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£458 £428 £454
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.01% -5.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £400 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £675 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £446
% change year-on-year
- +0.84%
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
9046 7839 7738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.24% 91.96% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4999 4158 3740
Average daily rate £375 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £223 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 471 449 657
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 12 £426 +2.71% 2
Hampshire -18 12 £375 -21.05% 2
Surrey -1 10 £473 -3.07% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 6 £400 -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 31 (35.63%) Windows
2 30 (34.48%) VMware
3 26 (29.89%) UNIX
4 20 (22.99%) SAN
5 19 (21.84%) Oracle
5 19 (21.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 17 (19.54%) Linux
7 17 (19.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (19.54%) Security Cleared
8 15 (17.24%) SOA
9 14 (16.09%) Finance
9 14 (16.09%) SC Cleared
10 13 (14.94%) SQL
11 12 (13.79%) WebLogic
11 12 (13.79%) Cisco
11 12 (13.79%) Oracle EBS
11 12 (13.79%) Oracle RMAN
11 12 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
11 12 (13.79%) Oracle EBS R12
12 11 (12.64%) Hyper-V
12 11 (12.64%) Migration
12 11 (12.64%) Retail
12 11 (12.64%) Active Directory
12 11 (12.64%) ITIL
13 10 (11.49%) HP
13 10 (11.49%) Middleware
13 10 (11.49%) Use Case
14 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (9.20%) TOGAF

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (13.79%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (3.45%) Lync
3 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.15%) IIS
4 1 (1.15%) JBoss
4 1 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (13.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.15%) SaaS
3 1 (1.15%) PaaS
3 1 (1.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.99%) SAN
2 6 (6.90%) WAN
3 5 (5.75%) LAN
4 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.60%) DNS
4 4 (4.60%) Firewall
5 3 (3.45%) BGP
5 3 (3.45%) DMZ
5 3 (3.45%) NetScaler
5 3 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.30%) NAS
6 2 (2.30%) VoIP
6 2 (2.30%) SMTP
6 2 (2.30%) DHCP
6 2 (2.30%) FTP
6 2 (2.30%) MPLS
6 2 (2.30%) OSPF
6 2 (2.30%) X.400
6 2 (2.30%) X.500
6 2 (2.30%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database
1 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) OLTP
2 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
General
1 14 (16.09%) Finance
2 11 (12.64%) Retail
3 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.30%) Local Government
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Military
5 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.49%) Middleware
2 2 (2.30%) .NET
2 2 (2.30%) Web Services
2 2 (2.30%) Ajax
2 2 (2.30%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.15%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) Clustering
2 3 (3.45%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.30%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.30%) PKI
4 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.15%) HACMP
4 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.15%) iPad
4 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.63%) Windows
2 26 (29.89%) UNIX
3 17 (19.54%) Linux
4 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.60%) AIX
6 3 (3.45%) Solaris
6 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (17.24%) SOA
3 11 (12.64%) Migration
3 11 (12.64%) ITIL
4 10 (11.49%) Use Case
5 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (9.20%) TOGAF
6 8 (9.20%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (8.05%) Service Management
8 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (3.45%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.45%) Project Management
9 3 (3.45%) Email Migration
9 3 (3.45%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.30%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (2.30%) Business Transformation
10 2 (2.30%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.30%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.94%) SQL
2 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.30%) Java
2 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.09%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.05%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.45%) Degree
5 3 (3.45%) CCIE
6 2 (2.30%) PhD
6 2 (2.30%) CCNP
6 2 (2.30%) CCNA
6 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.15%) CCDA
7 1 (1.15%) CCDP
7 1 (1.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
1 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (21.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (12.64%) Hyper-V
3 11 (12.64%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.75%) vSphere
5 4 (4.60%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.45%) XenApp
7 2 (2.30%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (2.30%) KVM
8 1 (1.15%) GPFS
8 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (2.30%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.15%) SCCM
2 1 (1.15%) SCOM
2 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (34.48%) VMware
2 19 (21.84%) Oracle
3 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 12 (13.79%) Cisco
5 10 (11.49%) HP
6 6 (6.90%) SAP
6 6 (6.90%) IBM
6 6 (6.90%) Citrix
7 5 (5.75%) NetApp
7 5 (5.75%) EMC
8 4 (4.60%) Intel
8 4 (4.60%) Dell
8 4 (4.60%) Remedy
9 3 (3.45%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.45%) BMC
9 3 (3.45%) CommVault
10 2 (2.30%) F5
10 2 (2.30%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.30%) Symantec
10 2 (2.30%) Juniper
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