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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
England / East of England
Rank 105 104 102
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 18 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.84% 0.94% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.98% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 19
Median daily rate £600 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.23% +10.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £450 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £593 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £463 £469
% change year-on-year
+10.81% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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
2047 2234 2476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.39% 95.27% 96.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1176 1334 1500
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 228 195
Median hourly rate £31.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.14% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Bedfordshire +13 13 £613 +6.52%
Hertfordshire -1 2 £505 +1.00%
Cambridgeshire -2 2 £600 -
Essex -7 1 £300 -34.06%
Infrastructure Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 22 (56.41%) Linux
2 19 (48.72%) E-Commerce
3 16 (41.03%) High Availability
4 15 (38.46%) Windows
4 15 (38.46%) Oracle
5 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
6 13 (33.33%) WAN
6 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (33.33%) IaaS
7 12 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (30.77%) SQL
8 11 (28.21%) IBM
8 11 (28.21%) DNS
8 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
8 11 (28.21%) VMware
9 10 (25.64%) Service Management
9 10 (25.64%) Load Balancing
9 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (25.64%) MySQL
9 10 (25.64%) Java
9 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
10 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (20.51%) Firewall
11 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
12 7 (17.95%) Translating Business Requirements
12 7 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (17.95%) Software Delivery
12 7 (17.95%) Ansible

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 7 (17.95%) Drupal
1 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Magento
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) IaaS
2 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (17.95%) Office 365
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (5.13%) SaaS
6 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) WAN
2 11 (28.21%) DNS
3 8 (20.51%) Firewall
4 6 (15.38%) LAN
5 3 (7.69%) MPLS
5 3 (7.69%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) MySQL
1 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
2 7 (17.95%) DB2
2 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.69%) OLTP
5 1 (2.56%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Ant
1 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
1 7 (17.95%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Middleware
2 3 (7.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (7.69%) PKI
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) Linux
2 15 (38.46%) Windows
3 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (17.95%) AIX
4 7 (17.95%) Unix
5 6 (15.38%) Solaris
6 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) E-Commerce
2 16 (41.03%) High Availability
3 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (25.64%) Load Balancing
5 10 (25.64%) Service Management
6 7 (17.95%) Capacity Management
6 7 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (17.95%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
6 7 (17.95%) Software Delivery
6 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (17.95%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (15.38%) Migration
8 5 (12.82%) PRINCE
8 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
9 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (7.69%) Network Architecture
10 3 (7.69%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) Java
3 7 (17.95%) PHP
3 7 (17.95%) Python
3 7 (17.95%) Ruby
4 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) MCSE
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.69%) MCITP
3 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) CCA
4 1 (2.56%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (12.82%) vSphere
5 3 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Ansible
1 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (17.95%) Puppet
1 7 (17.95%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) OpenView
2 3 (7.69%) Simpana
2 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Oracle
2 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.21%) IBM
3 11 (28.21%) VMware
4 7 (17.95%) hybris
5 4 (10.26%) Citrix
6 3 (7.69%) 3PAR
6 3 (7.69%) BMC
6 3 (7.69%) CommVault
6 3 (7.69%) HP
6 3 (7.69%) Sun
7 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco
8 1 (2.56%) F5
8 1 (2.56%) NetApp
8 1 (2.56%) Veeam
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