The table below looks at the statistics 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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 68 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 7 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.74% - 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% - 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 10
Average daily rate
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£232 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 - £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 - £271
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £264 £313
% change year-on-year
+23.22% -15.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £19.37
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.41%
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

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
901 567 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 94.74% 90.72% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 378 440
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 41 53
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £32.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 November 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 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) XenApp
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) LAN
5 5 (38.46%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
7 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
7 3 (23.08%) Juniper
7 3 (23.08%) SAN
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (15.38%) Apple
8 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (15.38%) Meru Networks
8 2 (15.38%) DNS
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco
8 2 (15.38%) CCNA
8 2 (15.38%) HP
8 2 (15.38%) EMC
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.69%) nginx
4 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Hudson
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Debian
6 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.69%) Android
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Ruby
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) XenApp
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
4 1 (7.69%) Samba
4 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
2 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) Apple
5 2 (15.38%) Meru Networks
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec
6 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (7.69%) Veeam
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) MobileIron