The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 90 109 86
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -23
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 46 20 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.64% 0.78% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 0.83% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 11
Median daily rate £330 £325 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +11.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £345 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.25 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-19.82% +38.09%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2662 2412 2196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.80% 94.59% 93.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1523 1474 1127
Median daily rate £390 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 146 173
Median hourly rate £15.21 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.11% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Shropshire -12 25 £475 +62.39% 1
Birmingham +9 13 £325 - 1
Staffordshire +10 3 £275 - 1
Halesowen - 2 £240 - 1
Warwickshire -8 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Midlands region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (30.49%) Windows
2 23 (28.05%) Pega
3 21 (25.61%) Windows Server
3 21 (25.61%) Security Cleared
4 20 (24.39%) Software Engineering
5 19 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (23.17%) webMethods
5 19 (23.17%) Active Directory
5 19 (23.17%) Unix
5 19 (23.17%) WebLogic
5 19 (23.17%) Apache
6 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
6 18 (21.95%) SC Cleared
6 18 (21.95%) Mentoring
7 17 (20.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (18.29%) Linux
10 14 (17.07%) PVCS
10 14 (17.07%) ClearCase
10 14 (17.07%) BMC
10 14 (17.07%) ClearQuest
10 14 (17.07%) Configuration Management
10 14 (17.07%) JIRA
10 14 (17.07%) Atlassian
10 14 (17.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (17.07%) Subversion
10 14 (17.07%) Git (software)
10 14 (17.07%) Confluence
10 14 (17.07%) FishEye

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 19 (23.17%) Apache
1 19 (23.17%) WebLogic
2 14 (17.07%) Confluence
3 8 (9.76%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.32%) MS Exchange
4 6 (7.32%) OpenStack
5 4 (4.88%) IIS
6 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.66%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.22%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (7.32%) PaaS
4 5 (6.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) Firewall
1 8 (9.76%) LAN
2 7 (8.54%) WAN
3 6 (7.32%) SAN
4 5 (6.10%) Wireless
5 4 (4.88%) Internet
5 4 (4.88%) SSL
6 3 (3.66%) DHCP
6 3 (3.66%) DNS
7 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.44%) IPv4
7 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.44%) VLAN
7 2 (2.44%) VPN
7 2 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.22%) ADSL
8 1 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.22%) NetScreen
8 1 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.32%) MariaDB
2 6 (7.32%) MySQL
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 14 (17.07%) Bitbucket
1 14 (17.07%) ClearCase
1 14 (17.07%) ClearQuest
1 14 (17.07%) FishEye
1 14 (17.07%) Git (software)
1 14 (17.07%) GitLab
1 14 (17.07%) JIRA
1 14 (17.07%) JIRA Agile
1 14 (17.07%) PVCS
1 14 (17.07%) Sonatype Nexus
1 14 (17.07%) Subversion
2 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (3.66%) Banking
1 3 (3.66%) Finance
2 1 (1.22%) Electronics
2 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) LAMP
2 5 (6.10%) XML
3 2 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.44%) NHS
2 2 (2.44%) User Experience
3 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.49%) Windows
2 21 (25.61%) Windows Server
3 19 (23.17%) Unix
4 17 (20.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (18.29%) Linux
6 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (8.54%) Windows 8
9 5 (6.10%) Windows 7
10 4 (4.88%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.44%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.39%) Software Engineering
2 19 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.95%) Mentoring
4 14 (17.07%) Configuration Management
5 7 (8.54%) ITIL
5 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.32%) DevOps
7 5 (6.10%) Business Continuity
7 5 (6.10%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (4.88%) Migration
8 4 (4.88%) Server Building
9 3 (3.66%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.66%) Line Management
9 3 (3.66%) Project Management
9 3 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.44%) Presales
10 2 (2.44%) Security Patching
10 2 (2.44%) Software Licensing
11 1 (1.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
1 6 (7.32%) Ruby
1 6 (7.32%) Shell Script
1 6 (7.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (25.61%) Security Cleared
2 18 (21.95%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.66%) CCNA
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.44%) LPIC
5 2 (2.44%) MCP
5 2 (2.44%) MCSE
6 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.22%) CCNP
6 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (23.17%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.98%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.44%) Firmware
4 2 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.44%) XenApp
4 2 (2.44%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) SCCM
2 7 (8.54%) Puppet
3 6 (7.32%) Packer
3 6 (7.32%) Terraform
4 3 (3.66%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (2.44%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.44%) SCOM
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Intune
6 1 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (28.05%) Pega
2 19 (23.17%) webMethods
3 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
4 14 (17.07%) Atlassian
4 14 (17.07%) BMC
5 11 (13.41%) Citrix
5 11 (13.41%) VMware
6 9 (10.98%) IBM
7 8 (9.76%) Cisco
8 6 (7.32%) Google
9 5 (6.10%) Dell
10 2 (2.44%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.22%) Acronis
11 1 (1.22%) HP
11 1 (1.22%) Juniper
11 1 (1.22%) Lotus
11 1 (1.22%) NetApp
11 1 (1.22%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.22%) Symantec
West Midlands
Robert Walters UK
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
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