The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
South West / Bristol
Rank 55 59 70
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 16 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.90% 1.91% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 1.98% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 3
Median daily rate £325 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £330 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £350 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
802 859 838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.36% 96.52% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 610 602
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 46 25
Median hourly rate £17.58 £31.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.29% +129.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.15 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bristol region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
3 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
4 12 (52.17%) VMware
5 10 (43.48%) Office 365
6 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (26.09%) DNS
7 6 (26.09%) Cisco
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 5 (21.74%) High Availability
8 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (13.04%) IaaS
9 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
9 3 (13.04%) DevOps
9 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (13.04%) SDLC
9 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
9 3 (13.04%) Web Services
9 3 (13.04%) LAN
9 3 (13.04%) WAN
9 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
9 3 (13.04%) Migration
9 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.04%) Marketing
9 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
9 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (13.04%) PowerShell

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Office 365
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (13.04%) IaaS
4 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) LAN
2 3 (13.04%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (8.70%) DHCP
3 2 (8.70%) FWSM
3 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
3 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 6 (26.09%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) High Availability
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (13.04%) DevOps
2 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
2 3 (13.04%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) SDLC
3 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (8.70%) XenApp
4 1 (4.35%) Firmware
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.70%) F5
5 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.70%) Wyse
6 1 (4.35%) AppSense
6 1 (4.35%) CA
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.35%) Sophos
6 1 (4.35%) Sun
6 1 (4.35%) Varonis
6 1 (4.35%) Xerox