The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Surrey region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 93 80 92
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 4 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.27% 0.62% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.68% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Average daily rate £425 £500 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £430 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £450 £465
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £57.50 £40.07
% change year-on-year
-34.26% +43.49%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1378 1183 1598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.30% 92.21% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 767 571 822
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 83 119
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Infrastructure Architect
South East

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Infrastructure Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Infrastructure Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staines +1 1 £375 -6.25%
Woking - 1 £475 -
Farnham - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Infrastructure Architect
South East

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 2 (14.29%) Brocade
3 2 (14.29%) VLAN
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Sun
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Intel
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) DB2
3 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
3 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.14%) Publishing
4 1 (7.14%) CMS
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) VLAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
1 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Content Management
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) SOA
2 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) UAG
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Brocade
3 2 (14.29%) Sun
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Intel
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix