The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 120 128 128
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 12 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.43% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.45% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 8
Median daily rate £508 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.77% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
- -47.08%
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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2409 2654 2756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.17% 95.57% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1360 1494 1529
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 239 226
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Infrastructure Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Essex - 4 £550 -
Bedfordshire +1 3 £464 -2.36% 1
Hertfordshire -2 2 £438 +2.94%
Suffolk - 2 £575 - 3
Cambridgeshire +9 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 of England region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (33.33%) High Availability
3 8 (29.63%) Linux
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
3 8 (29.63%) LAN
3 8 (29.63%) WAN
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
4 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 6 (22.22%) IaaS
5 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 6 (22.22%) DNS
5 6 (22.22%) Finance
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco
6 5 (18.52%) HP
6 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
7 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
7 4 (14.81%) SaaS
7 4 (14.81%) SAS
7 4 (14.81%) SQL
7 4 (14.81%) SAN
7 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
7 4 (14.81%) Service Management
7 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) SAS
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (22.22%) IaaS
3 4 (14.81%) SaaS
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) LAN
1 8 (29.63%) WAN
2 6 (22.22%) DNS
3 4 (14.81%) SAN
4 3 (11.11%) NAS
5 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (7.41%) Firewall
5 2 (7.41%) Intranet
6 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security
6 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) Data Mart
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (3.70%) AIX
5 1 (3.70%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) High Availability
2 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
3 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Service Management
5 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Network Optimisation
7 1 (3.70%) SABSA
7 1 (3.70%) Secure Coding
7 1 (3.70%) SIEM
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.70%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) MCSE
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
1 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) VMware
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) HP
4 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.11%) Citrix
5 3 (11.11%) hybris
5 3 (11.11%) NetApp
5 3 (11.11%) Sitecore
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle
6 2 (7.41%) SunGard
7 1 (3.70%) CommVault
7 1 (3.70%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) F5
7 1 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.70%) SAP
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