The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 127 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 7 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.60% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.63% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 5
Average daily rate £475 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £355 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £460 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+118.18% -
Infrastructure Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2760 2364 2135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 94.85% 94.71% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1795 1566 1251
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 114 102
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +1.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £24.25 £28.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -8 6 £475 +15.85% 4
South Yorkshire -12 1 £400 -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Infrastructure Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Architect in their job title.

1 6 (46.15%) VMware
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Puppet
3 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
3 4 (30.77%) Apache
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (15.38%) IaaS
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Infrastructure Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) OLTP
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) QlikView
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Java EE
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) WSDL
1 1 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) i5/OS
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) ArchiMate
4 1 (7.69%) BPEL
4 1 (7.69%) BPMN
4 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) F5
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Infoblox
4 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Nokia
4 1 (7.69%) Polycom
4 1 (7.69%) Proofpoint
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £450pd
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago