The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 34 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 11 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.57% 1.39% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 1.49% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 3
Median daily rate £600 £488 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -11.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+10.55% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 -
Infrastructure Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
292 403 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.81% 93.07% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 271 274
Median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £632 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 44 21
Median hourly rate £39.75 £35.00 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +30.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.01 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 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
Fleetwood - 9 £600 -
Infrastructure Architect
North West

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Lancashire region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
1 10 (76.92%) TOGAF
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL V3
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) CCIE
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) Network Architecture
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) BCP
4 6 (46.15%) CCNP
4 6 (46.15%) CCNA
4 6 (46.15%) Service Management
5 5 (38.46%) NHS
5 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
6 4 (30.77%) Internet
6 4 (30.77%) VoIP
7 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (15.38%) Broadband
8 2 (15.38%) Network Design
8 2 (15.38%) Network Security
9 1 (7.69%) Back Office
9 1 (7.69%) Migration

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) LAN
1 8 (61.54%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) Internet
3 4 (30.77%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) Broadband
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
1 5 (38.46%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL V3
1 10 (76.92%) TOGAF
2 7 (53.85%) Network Architecture
3 6 (46.15%) BCP
3 6 (46.15%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (15.38%) Network Design
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CCIE
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) CCNA
3 6 (46.15%) CCNP
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco