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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 200 207 216
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 43 41 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.47% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.51% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 14
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £391 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.53 - £45.00
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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
8534 8116 9138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.96% 92.91% 91.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4759 4311 4248
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 505 599
Average hourly rate £16.14 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 September 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 September 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 +15 17 £505 +12.22% 2
Hampshire -16 12 £441 +0.56% 1
Surrey +2 8 £450 +9.09% 2
Middlesex +1 1 £550 -
Kent -3 1 £325 -
Buckinghamshire -5 1 £520 +15.55%
East Sussex - 1 £388 -
West Sussex - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 29 (35.80%) VMware
2 22 (27.16%) Windows
3 20 (24.69%) SAN
4 19 (23.46%) Oracle
5 17 (20.99%) UNIX
5 17 (20.99%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (19.75%) SQL
7 15 (18.52%) Linux
7 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 12 (14.81%) SOA
8 12 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (14.81%) Finance
9 11 (13.58%) ITIL
10 10 (12.35%) MS Excel
10 10 (12.35%) Migration
11 9 (11.11%) Cisco
11 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
12 8 (9.88%) SC Cleared
12 8 (9.88%) AIX
12 8 (9.88%) HP
12 8 (9.88%) Clustering
12 8 (9.88%) TOGAF
13 7 (8.64%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (8.64%) Retail
13 7 (8.64%) Oracle EBS
13 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
13 7 (8.64%) IBM
13 7 (8.64%) LAN
13 7 (8.64%) WAN
13 7 (8.64%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (8.64%) WebLogic
2 6 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.94%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.47%) Lync
5 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.23%) Liferay
5 1 (1.23%) FileNet
5 1 (1.23%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (12.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (2.47%) SAP FI
4 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.47%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (2.47%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.47%) PaaS
2 2 (2.47%) IaaS
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) Office 365
3 1 (1.23%) SaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.69%) SAN
2 7 (8.64%) LAN
2 7 (8.64%) WAN
3 3 (3.70%) Firewall
4 2 (2.47%) BGP
4 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.47%) DNS
4 2 (2.47%) OSPF
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.23%) Wireless
5 1 (1.23%) Network Security
5 1 (1.23%) VoIP
5 1 (1.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.23%) MPLS
5 1 (1.23%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.70%) DB2
2 3 (3.70%) MySQL
3 2 (2.47%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.23%) Big Data
4 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.23%) OLTP
4 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Retail
3 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.47%) Local Government
5 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.41%) Middleware
2 2 (2.47%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (2.47%) .NET
2 2 (2.47%) Web Services
2 2 (2.47%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.47%) Java EE
3 1 (1.23%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Clustering
2 4 (4.94%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.70%) Replication
4 2 (2.47%) DataPower
5 1 (1.23%) iPad
5 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.23%) HACMP
5 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.16%) Windows
2 17 (20.99%) UNIX
3 15 (18.52%) Linux
4 8 (9.88%) AIX
5 6 (7.41%) Solaris
6 5 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.94%) HPUX
8 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.81%) SOA
1 12 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (13.58%) ITIL
3 10 (12.35%) Migration
4 8 (9.88%) TOGAF
5 7 (8.64%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (4.94%) Project Management
6 4 (4.94%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.94%) Use Case
6 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.94%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.70%) ITSM
7 3 (3.70%) Workflow
7 3 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.47%) CRM
8 2 (2.47%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (2.47%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.47%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.75%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) C
3 2 (2.47%) Java
4 1 (1.23%) XAML
4 1 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.88%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.17%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (1.23%) CCIE
5 1 (1.23%) CCNA
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) COBIT
2 1 (1.23%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (20.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.23%) GPFS
5 1 (1.23%) vSphere
5 1 (1.23%) XenApp
5 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) SCCM
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Storage Server
Vendors
1 29 (35.80%) VMware
2 19 (23.46%) Oracle
3 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 9 (11.11%) Cisco
5 8 (9.88%) HP
6 7 (8.64%) IBM
7 6 (7.41%) EMC
7 6 (7.41%) Citrix
8 5 (6.17%) Red Hat
9 4 (4.94%) Remedy
10 3 (3.70%) BMC
11 2 (2.47%) Intel
11 2 (2.47%) Sun
11 2 (2.47%) NetApp
11 2 (2.47%) Sybase
11 2 (2.47%) SAP
12 1 (1.23%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.23%) Veeam
12 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.23%) JBoss
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