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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 83 95 84
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 0.28% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.29% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £350 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £463 £469
% change year-on-year
+10.81% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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
1057 1361 1042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.48% 95.04% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 913 740
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 35 27
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.30 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 7 (41.18%) DevOps
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Release Management
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (29.41%) PaaS
3 5 (29.41%) Microservices
3 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
4 4 (23.53%) AppDynamics
4 4 (23.53%) Spring Boot
4 4 (23.53%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (23.53%) New Relic
4 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) CSS3
4 4 (23.53%) Splunk
4 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) Spring
4 4 (23.53%) Velocity
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
4 4 (23.53%) Middleware
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 3 (17.65%) Banking
5 3 (17.65%) TOGAF

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 (23.53%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (29.41%) PaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
1 2 (11.76%) MPLS
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
1 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
1 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) CSS3
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) Middleware
1 4 (23.53%) Spring
1 4 (23.53%) Spring Boot
1 4 (23.53%) Velocity
2 3 (17.65%) HTML5
2 3 (17.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Microservices
2 5 (29.41%) Release Management
3 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Service Design
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (5.88%) API Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) BC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) logstash
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) AppDynamics
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) New Relic
1 4 (23.53%) Splunk
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) MuleSoft
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Dell