The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 100 95 87
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 4 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.24% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.41% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
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£289 £225 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -22.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £263 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -1.17%
Infrastructure Engineer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1561 1454 1410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.48% 93.93% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1083 873 692
Average daily rate £375 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 48 94
Average hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £9.50 £8.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -8 1 £315 +40.00% 5
Wakefield - 1 - - 1
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (25.00%) SAN
6 4 (25.00%) NetApp
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 3 (18.75%) ITIL
7 3 (18.75%) MS Office
7 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
8 2 (12.50%) XenApp
8 2 (12.50%) vSphere
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (12.50%) SonicWALL
8 2 (12.50%) VMware Server
8 2 (12.50%) SCCM
8 2 (12.50%) Migration

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) WorkSite
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Server
4 1 (6.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (6.25%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) NetApp
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) SonicWALL
5 2 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) Reuters
6 1 (6.25%) McAfee
6 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
6 1 (6.25%) CommVault
6 1 (6.25%) Mitel
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