The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
South West / Somerset
Rank 32 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.01% 1.26% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.27% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £225 - £168
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
- +18.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
237 315 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 95.18% 99.06% 97.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 193 172
Median daily rate £350 £400 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +22.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 28 32
Median hourly rate £39.50 £43.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.71% +118.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +3 4 £225 -
Taunton - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Somerset region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (33.33%) Nagios
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (11.11%) MCITP
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) MCSE
6 1 (11.11%) CCNA
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds