The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £358 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.01% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.00
Infrastructure Specialist
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
725 868 828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.52% 95.18% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 419 432
Average daily rate £400 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 42
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £15.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% +5.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £9.55 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £40.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Infrastructure Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Infrastructure Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) AppFabric
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) cPanel
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Development
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) cPanel
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
1 1 (33.33%) VMware