The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 60 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.34% - 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% - 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £170 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -16.66%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
540 315 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 92.15% 94.59% 91.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 196 160
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £220 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 21
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £14.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 2 £170 - 1
Newport - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft