The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank 46 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 14 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.20% 1.51% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 1.58% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 4
Median daily rate £413 £263 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £243 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £323 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
614 569 630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.54% 95.63% 98.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 400 395
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 41
Median hourly rate £12.38 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.65% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.40 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 18 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
South Wales +7 7 £195 -22.00%
West Wales - 7 £488 - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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 Wales region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (55.56%) Windows
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 7 (38.89%) Web Services
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (33.33%) SLA
5 6 (33.33%) Terraform
5 6 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (33.33%) Ansible
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco
7 4 (22.22%) SAN
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (16.67%) Software Licensing
8 3 (16.67%) Avaya
8 3 (16.67%) HP
8 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (16.67%) Firewall
8 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) MS Office
8 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 3 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 7

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 3 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) CLARiiON
1 1 (5.56%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (16.67%) Software Licensing
2 1 (5.56%) DevOps
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) MCITP
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Ansible
1 6 (33.33%) Terraform
2 3 (16.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Avaya
4 3 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
6 1 (5.56%) Hitachi