The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank - 44 50
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.38% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.48% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £230 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +42.85%
Infrastructure Engineer
North 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 Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
394 405 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 95.40% 92.89% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 252 307
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £252 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 47 46
Median hourly rate £27.00 £16.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £11.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £47.08 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Lancashire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
3 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
3 8 (72.73%) Veritas
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) Clustering
4 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (54.55%) Time Management
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 5 (45.45%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
7 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
7 1 (9.09%) LAN
7 1 (9.09%) WAN
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco
7 1 (9.09%) AIX
7 1 (9.09%) Solaris
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) Unix
7 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 1 (9.09%) Firewall
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Clustering
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (54.55%) Time Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Veritas
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle