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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 92 105 98
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 6 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.41% 0.46% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.48% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 6
Median daily rate £425 £475 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +15.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £425 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £514 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +118.18%

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
1406 1887 1682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.50% 96.18% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 1273 1125
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 60 73
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.45 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -1 2 £350 -26.31% 1
Bradford - 1 £375 -
Infrastructure Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Microservices
3 4 (25.00%) PaaS
3 4 (25.00%) Velocity
3 4 (25.00%) Release Management
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Middleware
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 3 (18.75%) Spring
4 3 (18.75%) AppDynamics
4 3 (18.75%) Spring Boot
4 3 (18.75%) MuleSoft
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5

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 3 (18.75%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (6.25%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (25.00%) PaaS
4 2 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (6.25%) IaaS
5 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
2 2 (12.50%) MPLS
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
1 4 (25.00%) Velocity
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) CSS3
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) HTML5
2 3 (18.75%) Spring
2 3 (18.75%) Spring Boot
2 3 (18.75%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (25.00%) DevOps
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Microservices
1 4 (25.00%) Release Management
1 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Service Design
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (6.25%) API Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) AppDynamics
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) MuleSoft
2 3 (18.75%) New Relic
2 3 (18.75%) Splunk
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds