The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Merseyside region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank - 34 -
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.39% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.19 -
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
289 335 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.44% 93.31% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 162 154
Median daily rate £370 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £193 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 15
Median hourly rate £22.85 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.30% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £40.00 £162.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 7 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 Merseyside region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (66.67%) IVR
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) SNMP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) IVR
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) EMC