The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 87 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 4 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 0.89% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.95% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 7
Median daily rate £225 £423 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.74% +30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £330
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £33.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.14% +50.00%
Infrastructure Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1109 1471 1091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.11% 93.69% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 974 720
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 46 34
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £10.00 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Leeds region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (82.50%) VMware
2 32 (80.00%) Windows
3 21 (52.50%) Windows Server
4 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
5 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (40.00%) PowerShell
7 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (30.00%) Puppet
9 12 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (27.50%) .NET
10 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 10 (25.00%) DNS
11 10 (25.00%) SAN
11 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (22.50%) Ansible
12 9 (22.50%) TDD
13 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
13 8 (20.00%) VPN
13 8 (20.00%) Linux
13 8 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
14 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
14 7 (17.50%) Citrix
14 7 (17.50%) NetApp
14 7 (17.50%) Migration
14 7 (17.50%) SCCM
15 6 (15.00%) Resource Management
15 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) SAS
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) DNS
1 10 (25.00%) SAN
2 8 (20.00%) VPN
3 5 (12.50%) DHCP
3 5 (12.50%) Firewall
3 5 (12.50%) LAN
3 5 (12.50%) WAN
4 4 (10.00%) DSL
4 4 (10.00%) Internet
4 4 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 4 (10.00%) MPLS
4 4 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
4 4 (10.00%) VRRP
5 2 (5.00%) Network Security
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.50%) FTP
6 1 (2.50%) NAS
6 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Big Data
2 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.00%) Legal
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.50%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 5 (12.50%) Replication
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Licensing
4 3 (7.50%) NHS
5 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.50%) Clustering
6 1 (2.50%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.50%) iSeries
6 1 (2.50%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (2.50%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server
3 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (20.00%) Linux
6 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.00%) CentOS
7 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
8 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (7.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) TDD
2 7 (17.50%) Migration
3 6 (15.00%) Resource Management
4 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (12.50%) Release Management
5 4 (10.00%) DevOps
5 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (10.00%) Service Management
5 4 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 4 (10.00%) Software Licensing
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.50%) Test Strategy
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) ERP
7 2 (5.00%) High Availability
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) Ruby
4 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
3 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 3 (7.50%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.50%) vSphere
6 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (30.00%) Puppet
2 9 (22.50%) Ansible
3 7 (17.50%) SCCM
4 4 (10.00%) SCOM
4 4 (10.00%) vMotion
5 3 (7.50%) Grafana
5 3 (7.50%) Nagios
6 2 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.50%) Opsview
7 1 (2.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (2.50%) vRealize
7 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (82.50%) VMware
2 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.50%) Citrix
3 7 (17.50%) NetApp
4 6 (15.00%) HP
5 4 (10.00%) Dell
5 4 (10.00%) NETGEAR
5 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.00%) SonicWALL
5 4 (10.00%) Splunk
6 3 (7.50%) EMC
6 3 (7.50%) Symantec
7 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco
8 1 (2.50%) CommVault
8 1 (2.50%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.50%) IBM
8 1 (2.50%) Intel
8 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.50%) Kaspersky