The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 32 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.44% 0.66% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.24 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.69 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +27.27%
Infrastructure Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
221 139 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.79% 91.45% 96.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 92 72
Median daily rate £325 £363 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +18.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £420 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 12
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £8.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £26.00 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £320 -
Infrastructure Engineer
West Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Staffordshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware