Period
to 15 September 2019

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 15 September 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure Architect
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
15 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 61 23
Rank change year-on-year +6 -38 +29
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 1 3 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.18% 0.48% 6.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.51% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 24
Lancashire median daily rate - £453 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.81% -4.55%
North West median daily rate £500 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Lancashire
Contract vacancies in Lancashire with a recognized job title 517 587 527
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.66% 94.22% 91.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 372 303
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +8.63%
10th Percentile £210 £250 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 61 47
Lancashire median hourly rate £23.90 £30.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.33% -27.27% +52.78%
10th Percentile £10.93 £10.00 £11.75
90th Percentile £45.63 £56.50 £48.30
North West median hourly rate £17.75 £19.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.79% +1.32% +18.75%

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Lancashire

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Architect in Lancashire

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 15 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Accrington - 1 - -
Infrastructure Architect
North West

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2019, Infrastructure Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Lancashire region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM