The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Shropshire region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank - 41 13
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 0 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire - 0.97% 12.59%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.04% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Median daily rate - £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £463 £463
% change year-on-year
+10.27% -
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 Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
176 289 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 96.70% 93.53% 95.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 79 72
Median daily rate £444 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £300 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 9
Median hourly rate £21.47 - £18.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Shropshire region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) IPv4
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (42.86%) SUSE
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) Solaris
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (42.86%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 3 (42.86%) IPv4
2 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) AIX
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
1 3 (42.86%) SUSE
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) VMware