The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - 37 27
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 0 1 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.32% 4.90%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.34% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 16
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £334
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +12.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
259 298 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.18% 96.13% 96.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 204 295
Median daily rate £440 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 11
Median hourly rate £12.00 £46.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.19% +151.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £15.00 £12.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £29.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedfordshire region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Bedfordshire region.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Bedfordshire region.

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Infrastructure Engineer 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) IIS
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) High Availability
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) Akamai
3 3 (42.86%) CloudFront
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Finance

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 6 (85.71%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Akamai
2 3 (42.86%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) High Availability
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Meraki