The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 90 - 102
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.32% - 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% - 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £360 £385
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -6.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -41.17%
Infrastructure Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1485 1400 1472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.83% 96.62% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 761 760
Average daily rate £375 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £212 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 86 123
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.44 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Infrastructure Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Infrastructure Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Specialist
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £250 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) DataStage
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Talend
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) PBX
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Talend
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp