The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 128 139 96
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -43
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 26 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.87% 0.44% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.46% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 16
Median daily rate £525 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £469
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £41.53
% change year-on-year
- -13.30%
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
2892 3031 2228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.72% 95.22% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1885 2051 1347
Median daily rate £385 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 151 119
Median hourly rate £13.28 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.43 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 24 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
South Yorkshire +11 17 £525 +37.07% 1
West Yorkshire +5 9 £513 +5.94% 1
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Yorkshire region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 32 (66.67%) VMware
2 28 (58.33%) Linux
3 26 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (47.92%) SQL
5 22 (45.83%) Oracle
5 22 (45.83%) Windows
6 21 (43.75%) Solaris
7 20 (41.67%) Intel
8 19 (39.58%) Middleware
9 17 (35.42%) Cisco
10 16 (33.33%) EMC
11 14 (29.17%) LAN
11 14 (29.17%) WAN
12 13 (27.08%) AIX
12 13 (27.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (25.00%) SUSE
13 12 (25.00%) DB2
13 12 (25.00%) zOS
14 11 (22.92%) WebSphere MQ
14 11 (22.92%) Firewall
14 11 (22.92%) CICS
14 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
14 11 (22.92%) IBM HTTP Server
14 11 (22.92%) Replication
14 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (22.92%) Feasibility Study
15 10 (20.83%) Multicast
15 10 (20.83%) SAN
16 9 (18.75%) NetApp
16 9 (18.75%) Benchmarking

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 11 (22.92%) CICS
1 11 (22.92%) IBM HTTP Server
2 7 (14.58%) Apache
2 7 (14.58%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.58%) WebSphere
3 6 (12.50%) IIS
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (8.33%) Confluence
5 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.08%) IaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.17%) LAN
1 14 (29.17%) WAN
2 11 (22.92%) Firewall
3 10 (20.83%) Multicast
3 10 (20.83%) SAN
4 9 (18.75%) FCoE
4 9 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (18.75%) iSCSI
4 9 (18.75%) NAS
5 7 (14.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (12.50%) HTTP
7 5 (10.42%) DNS
8 4 (8.33%) SSL
9 1 (2.08%) BGP
9 1 (2.08%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.08%) Internet
9 1 (2.08%) MPLS
9 1 (2.08%) OSPF
9 1 (2.08%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) DB2
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 6 (12.50%) HBase
4 1 (2.08%) Informix
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) Maven
2 2 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) MSI
General
1 9 (18.75%) Banking
2 8 (16.67%) Finance
3 7 (14.58%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) Middleware
2 11 (22.92%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (14.58%) HTML
4 6 (12.50%) Rendezvous
4 6 (12.50%) XML
4 6 (12.50%) XSLT
5 3 (6.25%) RESTful
6 2 (4.17%) .NET
7 1 (2.08%) CSS
7 1 (2.08%) CSS3
7 1 (2.08%) LAMP
7 1 (2.08%) Spring
7 1 (2.08%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Replication
2 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.08%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) IBM XIV
3 1 (2.08%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Linux
2 22 (45.83%) Windows
3 21 (43.75%) Solaris
4 13 (27.08%) AIX
4 13 (27.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (25.00%) SUSE
5 12 (25.00%) zOS
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.08%) HPUX
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (22.92%) Feasibility Study
2 9 (18.75%) Benchmarking
2 9 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (10.42%) DevOps
3 5 (10.42%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.33%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 3 (6.25%) Scrum
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.17%) ERP
6 2 (4.17%) MVC
6 2 (4.17%) Network Design
6 2 (4.17%) Security Architecture
6 2 (4.17%) Service Management
6 2 (4.17%) Software Delivery
6 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.17%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) SQL
2 9 (18.75%) Java
3 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.08%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) CCDE
4 1 (2.08%) CCIE
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) CCNP
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) CITP
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 26 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 9 (18.75%) KVM
2 9 (18.75%) NFS
2 9 (18.75%) SRDF
2 9 (18.75%) Xen
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) logstash
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) VMware
2 22 (45.83%) Oracle
3 20 (41.67%) Intel
4 17 (35.42%) Cisco
5 16 (33.33%) EMC
6 9 (18.75%) NetApp
7 7 (14.58%) IBM
8 6 (12.50%) DataSynapse
8 6 (12.50%) Sybase
8 6 (12.50%) TIBCO
9 5 (10.42%) Splunk
10 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
10 4 (8.33%) Palo Alto
11 3 (6.25%) AppDynamics
12 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
13 1 (2.08%) Citrix
13 1 (2.08%) Google
13 1 (2.08%) HP
13 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
13 1 (2.08%) Veritas