The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Architect was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 30 March 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 125 129
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 13 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.61% 0.59% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.61% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 9
Median daily rate £463 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £408 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £613 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year - +152.63%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2057 2795 2555
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.03% 96.61% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1266 1870 1606
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 114 139
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +16.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.58 £41.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Architect in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Architect in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Architect in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +9 7 £463 -2.63% 2
South Yorkshire +11 4 £425 -19.04% 1
North Yorkshire +8 2 £688 +71.87%
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Yorkshire region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle
5 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
6 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (26.09%) VMware
7 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 5 (21.74%) LAN
7 5 (21.74%) Firewall
7 5 (21.74%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) Migration
7 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (17.39%) Citrix
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (17.39%) Network Design
9 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
9 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony
9 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
9 3 (13.04%) IaaS
9 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
9 3 (13.04%) Big Data
9 3 (13.04%) High Availability
9 3 (13.04%) SaaS
9 3 (13.04%) PaaS

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (8.70%) CICS
1 2 (8.70%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) DataSynapse
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (4.35%) Site Server
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (13.04%) IaaS
3 3 (13.04%) PaaS
3 3 (13.04%) SaaS
4 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
1 5 (21.74%) LAN
2 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony
2 3 (13.04%) MPLS
2 3 (13.04%) VPN
2 3 (13.04%) WAN
2 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) FCoE
4 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.35%) HTTP
4 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.35%) Multicast
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) Big Data
4 2 (8.70%) DB2
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.35%) HBase
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) Middleware
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) Rendezvous
3 1 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris
3 3 (13.04%) Unix
4 2 (8.70%) AIX
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.70%) SUSE
4 2 (8.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Migration
1 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (17.39%) Network Design
3 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
3 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
3 3 (13.04%) High Availability
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Service Design
3 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (8.70%) IT Strategy
4 2 (8.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) SIEM
4 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) KVM
3 1 (4.35%) NFS
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.35%) SRDF
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.35%) Xen
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) Intel
5 2 (8.70%) CyberArk
5 2 (8.70%) Imperva
5 2 (8.70%) Qualys
5 2 (8.70%) Splunk
6 1 (4.35%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) Google
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.35%) Sybase
6 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
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