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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 65 70 76
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 42 32 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.87% 2.00% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.11% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 2
Median daily rate £375 £400 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +46.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £375 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £422 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.87 £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-43.93% +41.81%
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
1408 1518 1013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.37% 94.88% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 977 1082 701
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 43 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £22.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 47 (83.93%) Windows
2 39 (69.64%) VMware
3 35 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
5 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (41.07%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (41.07%) Active Directory
7 18 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (30.36%) PowerShell
8 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
9 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (25.00%) SAN
11 13 (23.21%) NetApp
11 13 (23.21%) Citrix
11 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
12 12 (21.43%) Cisco
13 11 (19.64%) Puppet
13 11 (19.64%) Hyper-V
13 11 (19.64%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (17.86%) Legal
14 10 (17.86%) DNS
15 9 (16.07%) LAN
15 9 (16.07%) WAN
15 9 (16.07%) .NET
15 9 (16.07%) Linux
15 9 (16.07%) Firewall
15 9 (16.07%) Office 365
15 9 (16.07%) SCCM
15 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
16 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

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 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (7.14%) SAS
3 3 (5.36%) IIS
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.79%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.79%) JBoss
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (16.07%) Office 365
3 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) SAN
2 10 (17.86%) DNS
3 9 (16.07%) Firewall
3 9 (16.07%) LAN
3 9 (16.07%) WAN
4 8 (14.29%) VPN
5 7 (12.50%) Internet
6 6 (10.71%) DHCP
6 6 (10.71%) MPLS
7 5 (8.93%) VRRP
8 4 (7.14%) DSL
8 4 (7.14%) iSCSI
8 4 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
9 3 (5.36%) VoIP
10 2 (3.57%) NAS
10 2 (3.57%) Network Security
11 1 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (1.79%) FTP
11 1 (1.79%) FWSM
11 1 (1.79%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) Big Data
5 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) Hudson
3 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.79%) JIRA
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 10 (17.86%) Legal
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Games
3 2 (3.57%) iGaming
3 2 (3.57%) Publishing
4 1 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.79%) LAMP
2 1 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Licensing
2 4 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.36%) Clustering
3 3 (5.36%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (5.36%) Replication
4 2 (3.57%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.79%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.79%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.79%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.79%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.79%) iSeries
5 1 (1.79%) NHS
5 1 (1.79%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.79%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 47 (83.93%) Windows
2 35 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.07%) Linux
5 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
6 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.14%) Unix
8 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.79%) CentOS
9 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.50%) Migration
1 7 (12.50%) TDD
2 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.93%) CRM
3 5 (8.93%) Service Management
4 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 4 (7.14%) Software Licensing
5 3 (5.36%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (5.36%) DevOps
5 3 (5.36%) High Availability
5 3 (5.36%) ITIL
5 3 (5.36%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.36%) Release Management
5 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.36%) Software Delivery
5 3 (5.36%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (3.57%) Change Management
6 2 (3.57%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (5.36%) PHP
4 2 (3.57%) Java
4 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.79%) Perl
5 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.57%) CCNP
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.79%) CCDE
3 1 (1.79%) CCIE
3 1 (1.79%) CCSP
3 1 (1.79%) CISSP
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) ISO22301
System Software
1 23 (41.07%) Active Directory
1 23 (41.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (19.64%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 6 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.79%) Docker
7 1 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.79%) vSphere
7 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (19.64%) Puppet
2 9 (16.07%) SCCM
3 8 (14.29%) Ansible
4 4 (7.14%) Opsview
4 4 (7.14%) vMotion
5 3 (5.36%) SCOM
6 2 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Nagios
6 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.79%) Cacti
7 1 (1.79%) Grafana
7 1 (1.79%) Graphite
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Salt
7 1 (1.79%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.79%) vRealize
7 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (69.64%) VMware
2 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.21%) Citrix
3 13 (23.21%) NetApp
4 12 (21.43%) Cisco
5 8 (14.29%) HP
6 6 (10.71%) Dell
7 5 (8.93%) Symantec
8 4 (7.14%) EMC
8 4 (7.14%) NETGEAR
8 4 (7.14%) SonicWALL
8 4 (7.14%) Veeam
9 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.57%) IBM
10 2 (3.57%) iManage
11 1 (1.79%) Dell Compellent
11 1 (1.79%) F5
11 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.79%) Splunk