The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 54 55 65
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.17% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £385 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.00% +7.52%
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
East of 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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
602 599 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.86% 93.45% 96.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 308 417
Median daily rate £437 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 56 34
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £7.28 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 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
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £385 -
Infrastructure Architect
East of England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) SQL
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 13 (72.22%) Linux
3 12 (66.67%) IBM
3 12 (66.67%) MySQL
3 12 (66.67%) Java
4 10 (55.56%) Firewall
4 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
5 9 (50.00%) Ansible
5 9 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (50.00%) hybris
5 9 (50.00%) Puppet
5 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (50.00%) Magento
5 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 9 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (50.00%) Software Delivery
5 9 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 9 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (50.00%) Subversion
5 9 (50.00%) Ruby
5 9 (50.00%) Drupal
5 9 (50.00%) PHP
5 9 (50.00%) DB2
5 9 (50.00%) Ant
5 9 (50.00%) Unix
5 9 (50.00%) AIX
5 9 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 9 (50.00%) Python

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) Drupal
1 9 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) MySQL
2 9 (50.00%) DB2
2 9 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Ant
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware
1 3 (16.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) AIX
2 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Unix
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (16.67%) Solaris
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 9 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 9 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Benchmarking
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) High Availability
4 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Open Source
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (16.67%) Presales
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 3 (16.67%) RAD
4 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) PHP
3 9 (50.00%) Python
3 9 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) FISMA
1 1 (5.56%) HIPAA
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Ansible
1 9 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) OpenView
2 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 12 (66.67%) IBM
3 9 (50.00%) hybris
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (16.67%) BMC
5 3 (16.67%) Sun
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco