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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 111 112 124
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 14 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% 0.81% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.86% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 16
Median daily rate £613 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.43% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £445 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 -
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
2184 2449 2776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.25% 94.92% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1246 1421 1771
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 263 189
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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
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 5 December 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
Bedfordshire +10 8 £613 +27.27%
Hertfordshire +1 4 - -
Suffolk -1 2 - -
Infrastructure Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 18 (47.37%) Linux
1 18 (47.37%) E-Commerce
2 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
3 16 (42.11%) Oracle
4 15 (39.47%) High Availability
5 14 (36.84%) SQL
6 13 (34.21%) Windows
7 12 (31.58%) MySQL
7 12 (31.58%) Java
7 12 (31.58%) IBM
8 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
8 11 (28.95%) Firewall
9 10 (26.32%) WAN
9 10 (26.32%) VMware
9 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
10 9 (23.68%) Ansible
10 9 (23.68%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (23.68%) Software Delivery
10 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
10 9 (23.68%) Translating Business Requirements
10 9 (23.68%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 9 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (23.68%) Subversion
10 9 (23.68%) Ruby
10 9 (23.68%) Drupal
10 9 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (23.68%) Magento
10 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
10 9 (23.68%) Puppet
10 9 (23.68%) IaaS

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 9 (23.68%) Drupal
1 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (23.68%) IaaS
2 7 (18.42%) Office 365
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.26%) SaaS
5 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Firewall
2 10 (26.32%) WAN
3 6 (15.79%) DNS
3 6 (15.79%) LAN
4 3 (7.89%) MPLS
4 3 (7.89%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (2.63%) LDAP
6 1 (2.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) MySQL
2 9 (23.68%) DB2
2 9 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (7.89%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Ant
1 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
1 9 (23.68%) Subversion
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Middleware
2 3 (7.89%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.89%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (7.89%) PKI
4 2 (5.26%) Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Linux
2 13 (34.21%) Windows
3 9 (23.68%) AIX
3 9 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (23.68%) Unix
4 6 (15.79%) Solaris
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) E-Commerce
2 15 (39.47%) High Availability
3 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
4 9 (23.68%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (23.68%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 9 (23.68%) Software Delivery
4 9 (23.68%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
7 5 (13.16%) Service Management
8 4 (10.53%) Migration
8 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
9 3 (7.89%) Open Source
9 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) Java
3 9 (23.68%) PHP
3 9 (23.68%) Python
3 9 (23.68%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) MCSE
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.89%) MCITP
3 1 (2.63%) CCA
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) FISMA
2 1 (2.63%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (13.16%) vSphere
5 3 (7.89%) XenApp
6 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Ansible
1 9 (23.68%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (23.68%) Puppet
2 7 (18.42%) SCCM
3 3 (7.89%) OpenView
3 3 (7.89%) Simpana
3 3 (7.89%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (42.11%) Oracle
3 12 (31.58%) IBM
4 10 (26.32%) VMware
5 9 (23.68%) hybris
6 4 (10.53%) Citrix
7 3 (7.89%) 3PAR
7 3 (7.89%) BMC
7 3 (7.89%) CommVault
7 3 (7.89%) HP
7 3 (7.89%) Sun
8 2 (5.26%) Cisco