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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 43 38 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 3 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.94% 1.90% 8.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 2.02% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
Median daily rate £475 £400 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -7.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 -
Infrastructure Architect
West Midlands

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
291 248 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 91.22% 94.30% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 70 76
Median daily rate £401 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Median hourly rate £21.47 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.14% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region over the 3 months to 10 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
Telford -10 3 £475 +18.75%
Infrastructure Architect
West Midlands

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Shropshire region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) IPv4
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) AIX
4 3 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) SCCM
4 3 (33.33%) SUSE
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 10

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 4 (44.44%) IPv4
2 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) AIX
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Solaris
2 3 (33.33%) SUSE
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) HP