Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Architect was £353 per day in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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 East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 123 109
Rank change year-on-year +30 -14 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 3 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.32% 1.04% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 1.12% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 23 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £353 £445 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.79% - -
North East median daily rate £353 £445 -
% change year-on-year -20.79% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 901 1,872 1,396
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 92.90% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 1,358 897
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £258 £255
90th Percentile £575 £525 £575
North East median daily rate £388 £370 £400
% change year-on-year +4.73% -7.50% +7.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 73 68
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.75 £26.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.11% +32.50% +23.76%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.25 £10.19
90th Percentile £50.00 £38.20 £36.30
North East median hourly rate £17.30 £22.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year -23.11% +26.62% +8.82%

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Tyne and Wear

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Architect in Tyne and Wear

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +33 3 £353 -20.79% 1
Infrastructure Architect
North East

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Creative Thinking

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) VMware