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 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 27 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.60% 0.71% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £240 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £334
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +12.24%

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
161 126 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.83% 90.00% 96.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 91 81
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £244 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 13
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.92 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £17.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

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

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware