The first table below looks at the demand for the Enterprise Infrastructure Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Infrastructure Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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 currently tracked.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Rank 585 569 580
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Infrastructure Architect 9 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.002% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Average daily rate
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£600 £388 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.83% -35.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £481 £388 £600
% change year-on-year
+24.19% -35.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50521 47308 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.54% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30608 27726 29859
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2123 2716
Average hourly rate £16.58 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.25% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Enterprise Infrastructure Architect within the UK.

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Infrastructure Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Infrastructure Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
England -19 9 £600 +54.83%
West Midlands - 4 £481 -
Walsall - 3 £481 -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
South East - - - -
Fareham - - - -
East of England - - - -

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Enterprise 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 Enterprise Infrastructure Architect in their job title.

1 9 (40.91%) TOGAF
2 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (22.73%) Finance
4 4 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (18.18%) Middleware
5 3 (13.64%) WAN
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Windows
5 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (9.09%) Big Data
6 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
6 2 (9.09%) Packet Switching
6 2 (9.09%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (9.09%) Wireless
6 2 (9.09%) IPsec
6 2 (9.09%) Replication
6 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
6 2 (9.09%) Network Design
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (9.09%) Linux
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) SharePoint

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Enterprise 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 Enterprise Infrastructure Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) VPN
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) MPLS
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) Wireless
2 2 (9.09%) IPsec
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (9.09%) Packet Switching
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) MarkLogic
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 2 (9.09%) Replication
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) TOGAF
2 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) MODAF
6 1 (4.55%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.55%) BCP
6 1 (4.55%) ERP
6 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Informatica
3 1 (4.55%) Netezza
3 1 (4.55%) RightScale
3 1 (4.55%) Splunk
3 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft