The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 73 71 72
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 29 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.78% 0.66% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 0.71% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £274 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.11% +9.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.09% +22.22%
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
1497 988 822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.12% 93.12% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1074 674 443
Average daily rate £363 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 34
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.20 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -54.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.80 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 30 (69.77%) VMware
2 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
3 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (37.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (37.21%) Windows
4 16 (37.21%) Linux
5 15 (34.88%) MCSE
6 14 (32.56%) MCITP
7 13 (30.23%) Firewall
7 13 (30.23%) IIS
8 12 (27.91%) vSphere
9 11 (25.58%) Load Balancing
9 11 (25.58%) SAN
10 10 (23.26%) EMC
11 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
12 8 (18.60%) IBM
12 8 (18.60%) Change Management
12 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
13 7 (16.28%) SCCM
13 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (16.28%) NAS
13 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
13 7 (16.28%) DMZ
13 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
13 7 (16.28%) Python
13 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
13 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
13 7 (16.28%) Cisco

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 13 (30.23%) IIS
2 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.33%) Lync
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) Node.js
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) Firewall
2 11 (25.58%) SAN
3 7 (16.28%) DMZ
3 7 (16.28%) NAS
4 5 (11.63%) VPN
5 4 (9.30%) DNS
5 4 (9.30%) Internet
5 4 (9.30%) MPLS
5 4 (9.30%) OSPF
5 4 (9.30%) BGP
5 4 (9.30%) EIGRP
5 4 (9.30%) VRRP
5 4 (9.30%) HSRP
6 3 (6.98%) DHCP
7 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.65%) LAN
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.65%) FWSM
8 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Informix
3 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
1 1 (2.33%) Fiddler
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Games
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
1 1 (2.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
1 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.33%) IBM XIV
3 1 (2.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Windows
1 16 (37.21%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) SUSE
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Load Balancing
2 8 (18.60%) Change Management
3 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
3 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.95%) Project Management
4 6 (13.95%) OO
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL
5 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.30%) DevOps
5 4 (9.30%) Server Building
6 3 (6.98%) Migration
6 3 (6.98%) Information Security
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.33%) Change Control
8 1 (2.33%) Build Automation
8 1 (2.33%) SDLC
8 1 (2.33%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
2 7 (16.28%) Python
3 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (37.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (34.88%) MCSE
3 14 (32.56%) MCITP
4 3 (6.98%) Degree
4 3 (6.98%) CISSP
4 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.98%) CCIE
4 3 (6.98%) CCSP
4 3 (6.98%) CCNP
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCEA
5 1 (2.33%) MCSA
5 1 (2.33%) CCEE
5 1 (2.33%) CCIA
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (27.91%) vSphere
3 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
4 6 (13.95%) NFS
5 4 (9.30%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.33%) XenApp
7 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) SCCM
2 3 (6.98%) Nagios
2 3 (6.98%) Opsview
3 2 (4.65%) Graphite
3 2 (4.65%) SCOM
3 2 (4.65%) Cacti
3 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.33%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.33%) Salt
4 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.33%) WSUS
4 1 (2.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 30 (69.77%) VMware
2 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.26%) EMC
4 8 (18.60%) IBM
5 7 (16.28%) Cisco
6 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
7 5 (11.63%) F5
8 4 (9.30%) NetApp
9 2 (4.65%) Oracle
9 2 (4.65%) Sophos
9 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.33%) Wyse
10 1 (2.33%) Symantec
10 1 (2.33%) McAfee
10 1 (2.33%) AppSense
10 1 (2.33%) Brocade
10 1 (2.33%) WatchGuard
10 1 (2.33%) Veeam
10 1 (2.33%) SAP
10 1 (2.33%) Veritas
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £260 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £260 - £290 per month + DOE
Posted: 17 days ago