Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Architect was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in Telford during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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
Shropshire > Telford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 64 37
Rank change year-on-year +16 -27 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 4 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 1.18% 1.42% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.51% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Telford median daily rate £575 £463 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.32% -7.04% +17.06%
10th Percentile £491 £434 £471
90th Percentile £588 £503 £514
Shropshire median daily rate £575 £463 £498
% change year-on-year +24.32% -7.04% +17.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Telford median hourly rate - - -
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Telford. 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
Telford
Contract vacancies in Telford with a recognized job title 327 664 308
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.18% 94.59% 96.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 285 94
Telford median daily rate £470 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +3.53% +28.79%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £265
90th Percentile £590 £558 £555
Shropshire median daily rate £452 £438 £378
% change year-on-year +3.40% +15.89% +14.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 18
Telford median hourly rate £35.00 £21.47 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.06% -36.40% +95.34%
10th Percentile £24.20 £21.46 £14.55
90th Percentile £39.20 £21.47 £40.87
Shropshire median hourly rate £35.00 £21.47 £33.75
% change year-on-year +63.06% -36.40% +68.75%

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Telford

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Architect in Telford

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Telford region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) RUP
2 3 (75.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (50.00%) Documentum
3 2 (50.00%) Pega
3 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) WildFly
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) OpenUP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 2 (50.00%) Documentum
2 1 (25.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) RUP
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) OpenUP
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Pega