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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - - 12
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 0 0 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 10.58%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 34
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%

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
246 308 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.45% 96.86% 98.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 215 290
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 38 14
Median hourly rate £14.00 £42.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.05% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 12 (70.59%) IIS
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 11 (64.71%) Citrix
3 11 (64.71%) High Availability
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) NetApp
6 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
6 6 (35.29%) XenApp
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
6 6 (35.29%) CloudFront
6 6 (35.29%) Akamai
7 5 (29.41%) SCCM
7 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 5 (29.41%) ITIL
8 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
8 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
8 4 (23.53%) Avaya
8 4 (23.53%) HP
8 4 (23.53%) Dell
8 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
8 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec

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 12 (70.59%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (35.29%) Akamai
2 6 (35.29%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) FTP
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
1 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) High Availability
2 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 6 (35.29%) XenApp
4 4 (23.53%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
4 4 (23.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Citrix
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) NetApp
4 4 (23.53%) Avaya
4 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) Dell
4 4 (23.53%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Meraki