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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 82 80 88
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 22 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.42% 1.70% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.80% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 4
Median daily rate £375 £385 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £353 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +3.75%
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
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
1482 1336 1173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.92% 94.89% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1043 935 810
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 33
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.08% -15.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £28.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 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 Leeds region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) VMware
3 17 (56.67%) Windows Server
4 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 13 (43.33%) Cisco
5 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
8 7 (23.33%) SAN
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (20.00%) Linux
10 5 (16.67%) SQL
10 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 5 (16.67%) Citrix
10 5 (16.67%) NetApp
10 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (16.67%) Firewall
10 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (16.67%) SCCM
10 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 5 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (13.33%) Symantec
12 3 (10.00%) Internet
12 3 (10.00%) Legal
12 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (10.00%) HP
12 3 (10.00%) LAN
12 3 (10.00%) WAN

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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.00%) Office 365
3 2 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) SAN
2 5 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) Internet
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) NAS
3 3 (10.00%) WAN
4 2 (6.67%) MPLS
4 2 (6.67%) VoIP
4 2 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) BGP
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.33%) FWSM
5 1 (3.33%) HSRP
5 1 (3.33%) OSPF
5 1 (3.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Hudson
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.00%) Games
1 3 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) iGaming
2 2 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (3.33%) LAMP
1 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.33%) IBM XIV
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Windows Server
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.67%) Unix
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) CRM
1 3 (10.00%) High Availability
1 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (6.67%) Scrum
2 2 (6.67%) Server Patching
2 2 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (3.33%) Change Management
3 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.33%) Information Security
3 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL
3 1 (3.33%) Migration
3 1 (3.33%) Time Management
3 1 (3.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.00%) Perl
3 2 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) PHP
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) CCNP
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.33%) CCDE
3 1 (3.33%) CCIE
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) CCSP
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.33%) Docker
4 1 (3.33%) KVM
4 1 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Xen
4 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.00%) Opsview
2 3 (10.00%) Puppet
3 2 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.67%) SCOM
4 1 (3.33%) Ansible
4 1 (3.33%) Cacti
4 1 (3.33%) Graphite
4 1 (3.33%) Nagios
4 1 (3.33%) Salt
4 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) VMware
2 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (43.33%) Cisco
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix
4 5 (16.67%) NetApp
5 4 (13.33%) Symantec
6 3 (10.00%) HP
6 3 (10.00%) Veeam
7 2 (6.67%) Dell
7 2 (6.67%) EMC
7 2 (6.67%) F5
7 2 (6.67%) iManage
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) Veritas
8 1 (3.33%) Brocade
8 1 (3.33%) Genesys
8 1 (3.33%) IBM
8 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
8 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
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