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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 56 71 72
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.09% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.40% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £413 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +9.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +42.85%
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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
531 754 769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.37% 96.30% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 492 478
Median daily rate £375 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 41 27
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £8.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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
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 27 May 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
South Wales +5 6 £413 +17.85% 5
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Wales region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 11 (61.11%) VMware
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (38.89%) Citrix
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco
8 5 (27.78%) LAN
8 5 (27.78%) WAN
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (22.22%) VPN
9 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
10 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (16.67%) SQL
10 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (11.11%) SAN
11 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
11 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (11.11%) Linux
11 2 (11.11%) MCSE
11 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
11 2 (11.11%) Veeam
11 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
11 2 (11.11%) Office 365
11 2 (11.11%) SCOM

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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LAN
1 5 (27.78%) WAN
2 4 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) CLARiiON
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) EMC VNX
1 1 (5.56%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) nmon
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) Veeam
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
6 1 (5.56%) Hitachi
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp