The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 100 87 94
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 5 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.81% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.84% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 6
Median daily rate £475 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £506 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 £41.53
% change year-on-year
- -32.57%
Infrastructure Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1583 1539 1507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.11% 96.19% 95.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1025 922 772
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 98 107
Median hourly rate £13.45 £13.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% -21.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.20 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East Midlands region that featured Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -9 2 £500 -9.09% 1
Nottinghamshire -20 2 £444 -12.34%
Derbyshire - 1 £650 -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Infrastructure Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 17 (60.71%) Windows
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco
1 17 (60.71%) Office 365
2 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 16 (57.14%) Linux
3 14 (50.00%) LAN
3 14 (50.00%) WAN
3 14 (50.00%) VPN
3 14 (50.00%) CISSP
3 14 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 14 (50.00%) Wireless
3 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (50.00%) DevOps
3 14 (50.00%) SCCM
3 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (46.43%) Mule
4 13 (46.43%) Puppet
4 13 (46.43%) Ansible
4 13 (46.43%) Palo Alto
4 13 (46.43%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (42.86%) Google
6 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (25.00%) TOGAF
8 6 (21.43%) ITIL
9 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
9 5 (17.86%) SQL
9 5 (17.86%) Citrix
9 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.86%) Finance

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (46.43%) Mule
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (60.71%) Office 365
2 14 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.14%) IaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.57%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) LAN
1 14 (50.00%) VPN
1 14 (50.00%) WAN
1 14 (50.00%) Wireless
2 13 (46.43%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.57%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) FMCG
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Linux
3 14 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (7.14%) Solaris
4 2 (7.14%) Unix
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) DevOps
2 7 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.14%) Change Control
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) PRINCE
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.57%) ITSM
7 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.57%) Logistics
7 1 (3.57%) Network Design
7 1 (3.57%) Service Management
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.57%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.14%) MCSA
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
4 2 (7.14%) MCSM
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
4 2 (7.14%) PMP
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.57%) SSCP
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 14 (50.00%) SCCM
2 13 (46.43%) Ansible
2 13 (46.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) Palo Alto
3 12 (42.86%) Google
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.57%) EMC
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) VMware