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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 135 105 114
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 12 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.58% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.63% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 9
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£350 £400 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -23.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £463 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £41.53 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-13.30% -12.57%
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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
2973 2238 2133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.79% 93.13% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2011 1353 1149
Average daily rate £360 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 122 142
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -35.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
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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 -31 11 £415 +3.75% 4
North Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £255 - 1
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 17 (60.71%) VMware
2 13 (46.43%) Cisco
3 12 (42.86%) Windows
4 11 (39.29%) Linux
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (32.14%) SQL
6 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
7 8 (28.57%) WAN
7 8 (28.57%) UNIX
7 8 (28.57%) Apache
7 8 (28.57%) Tomcat
8 7 (25.00%) Java
8 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (25.00%) Java EE
9 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
9 6 (21.43%) Use Case
9 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
10 5 (17.86%) WebSphere
10 5 (17.86%) DevOps
11 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (14.29%) Puppet
11 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
11 4 (14.29%) Node.js
11 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
11 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
11 4 (14.29%) MySQL
11 4 (14.29%) WebLogic

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 8 (28.57%) Apache
1 8 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.86%) WebSphere
3 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 4 (14.29%) Node.js
4 3 (10.71%) JBoss
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.57%) NAS
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Java EE
2 3 (10.71%) J2EE
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 6 (21.43%) Use Case
3 5 (17.86%) DevOps
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (10.71%) SOA
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) High Availability
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) ArchiMate
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Requirements Management
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.57%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) MCSE
1 2 (7.14%) CCNP
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) VMware
2 13 (46.43%) Cisco
3 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 2 (7.14%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) Intel
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix
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