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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 50 63 62
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 12 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.72% 0.62% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 0.66% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 7
Median daily rate £500 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £41.53
% change year-on-year
- -13.30%
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
675 761 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.57% 94.77% 96.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 394 419
Median daily rate £395 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 74 56
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 August 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
Watford +5 7 - -
Hemel Hempstead +1 1 £500 -9.09%
Hitchin - 1 £350 -
Infrastructure Architect
East of England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 10 (71.43%) SQL
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) MySQL
2 9 (64.29%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) IBM
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 8 (57.14%) Translating Business Requirements
4 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (50.00%) Ansible
4 7 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 7 (50.00%) Drupal
4 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Magento
4 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (50.00%) hybris
4 7 (50.00%) Puppet
4 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (50.00%) Subversion
4 7 (50.00%) Ruby
4 7 (50.00%) PHP
4 7 (50.00%) DB2
4 7 (50.00%) Ant
4 7 (50.00%) AIX
4 7 (50.00%) Unix
4 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (50.00%) Python
4 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce

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 7 (50.00%) Drupal
1 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) LDAP
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) MySQL
2 7 (50.00%) DB2
2 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) OLTP
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Ant
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) AIX
2 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Solaris
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 8 (57.14%) Translating Business Requirements
2 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Presales
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 2 (14.29%) RAD
4 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 7 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (50.00%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) FISMA
1 1 (7.14%) HIPAA
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Ansible
1 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) OpenView
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) IBM
3 7 (50.00%) hybris
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) BMC
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (14.29%) NetApp
6 2 (14.29%) Sun
7 1 (7.14%) CommVault
7 1 (7.14%) EMC
7 1 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
7 1 (7.14%) SAP