The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 104 107 92
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 17 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 0.69% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.72% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 10
Median daily rate £500 £463 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
- -47.08%
Infrastructure Architect
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 West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1980 1938 1706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.16% 95.00% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1373 1290 1132
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 65 65
Median hourly rate £11.75 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Leeds +11 17 £500 - 3
Infrastructure Architect
Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 16 (59.26%) VMware
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (33.33%) Firewall
5 8 (29.63%) Cisco
5 8 (29.63%) EMC
6 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (25.93%) Games
6 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
8 5 (18.52%) HP
8 5 (18.52%) Apache
8 5 (18.52%) Puppet
8 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
8 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
8 5 (18.52%) DevOps
9 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.81%) SQL
9 4 (14.81%) Windows
9 4 (14.81%) DNS
9 4 (14.81%) Citrix
10 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
10 3 (11.11%) SSL
10 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle
10 3 (11.11%) JIRA
10 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
10 3 (11.11%) Scrum
10 3 (11.11%) Confluence

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (18.52%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) Confluence
3 2 (7.41%) IBM Domino
3 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.70%) CICS
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
3 1 (3.70%) Google Apps
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (14.81%) DNS
4 3 (11.11%) SSL
5 2 (7.41%) LAN
5 2 (7.41%) SAN
5 2 (7.41%) WAN
6 1 (3.70%) BGP
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.70%) DHCP
6 1 (3.70%) EIGRP
6 1 (3.70%) Internet
6 1 (3.70%) MPLS
6 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.70%) OSPF
6 1 (3.70%) VPN
6 1 (3.70%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) DB2
2 1 (3.70%) Informix
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) QlikView
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) MSI
2 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (25.93%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) LAMP
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) CLARiiON
2 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) IBM XIV
2 1 (3.70%) PKI
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Symmetrix
2 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) AIX
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.70%) HPUX
5 1 (3.70%) SUSE
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) DevOps
1 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (7.41%) Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Network Design
4 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
4 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) UML
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.70%) High Availability
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.70%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (3.70%) SFIA
5 1 (3.70%) SIEM
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) CCDE
2 1 (3.70%) CCIE
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CITP
2 1 (3.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Puppet
2 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.41%) SCCM
4 1 (3.70%) logstash
4 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) VMware
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) EMC
3 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 5 (18.52%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) Citrix
6 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle
7 2 (7.41%) Lotus
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
7 2 (7.41%) Splunk
8 1 (3.70%) F5
8 1 (3.70%) Google
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Intel
8 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
8 1 (3.70%) Juniper
8 1 (3.70%) Polycom
8 1 (3.70%) Veritas