The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 99 98 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -33
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 9 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.61% 0.60% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.63% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 12
Median daily rate £513 £480 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% +20.00%
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
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1409 1585 962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.24% 94.80% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 960 1123 627
Median daily rate £400 £361 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.72% +11.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 47 30
Median hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -5.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £37.04 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 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 Leeds region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Firewall
3 9 (34.62%) Linux
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco
4 7 (26.92%) Games
4 7 (26.92%) EMC
4 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 5 (19.23%) Splunk
6 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
6 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
6 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (19.23%) DNS
7 4 (15.38%) LAN
7 4 (15.38%) WAN
7 4 (15.38%) SSL
7 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
7 4 (15.38%) JIRA
7 4 (15.38%) Confluence
7 4 (15.38%) DevOps
7 4 (15.38%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 4 (15.38%) Palo Alto
8 3 (11.54%) RESTful
8 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) Amazon S3
8 3 (11.54%) Scrum
8 3 (11.54%) Windows
8 3 (11.54%) Java
8 3 (11.54%) SQL

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (15.38%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.85%) CICS
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon S3
2 2 (7.69%) PaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Google Apps
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Firewall
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (19.23%) DNS
4 4 (15.38%) LAN
4 4 (15.38%) SSL
4 4 (15.38%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) BGP
5 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) MPLS
5 1 (3.85%) OSPF
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) DB2
1 1 (3.85%) Informix
1 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.85%) MSI
General
1 7 (26.92%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) RESTful
2 2 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) CSS3
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) LAMP
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) Spring Boot
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.85%) CLARiiON
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (3.85%) IBM XIV
1 1 (3.85%) Replication
1 1 (3.85%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) AIX
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Solaris
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) HPUX
4 1 (3.85%) SUSE
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
2 4 (15.38%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 4 (15.38%) DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) Scrum
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 2 (7.69%) Network Design
4 2 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Service Management
4 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 2 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Java
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) CCDE
4 1 (3.85%) CCIE
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CITP
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) logstash
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) EMC
3 5 (19.23%) Splunk
4 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 4 (15.38%) Palo Alto
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) AppDynamics
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) Intel
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) New Relic
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas