The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Architect was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in Telford during the 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 45 23
Rank change year-on-year +14 -22  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 5.41% 1.00% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.76% 1.05% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £575 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.05% +18.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £451
% change year-on-year - +10.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Telford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Telford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 139 287 102
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 93.92% 95.67% 97.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 121 39
Median daily rate £510 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.89% +3.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £363 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £10.15 £25.12 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.59% +47.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Telford that featured Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Zachman Framework
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Pega
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 5 (62.50%) RUP
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) IT Strategy
3 4 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) Middleware
3 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Documentum
5 2 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (25.00%) Apache
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) ZABBIX
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) Puppet

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 3 (37.50%) Documentum
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (12.50%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (62.50%) IT Strategy
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) RUP
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Pega