The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 64 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.55% 0.64% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.68% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate £425 £274 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -16.66%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
831 587 876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 92.03% 93.77% 92.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 350 574
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 42 49
Average hourly rate £17.75 £13.50 £19.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.48% -30.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £9.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) nginx
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Postfix
3 3 (37.50%) LAMP
3 3 (37.50%) Samba
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Hudson
4 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (25.00%) Debian

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) nginx
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Confluence
3 1 (12.50%) MediaWiki
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) IPv6
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Debian
2 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Samba
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) Postfix
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenServer
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
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