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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 99 93 97
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 9 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.48% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.34% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Average daily rate
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£315 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £260 £313
% change year-on-year
+29.80% -16.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £21.00 £19.69
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.68%
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
1736 1477 1545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.88% 93.54% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1117 882 787
Average daily rate £373 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 55 93
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.95 £8.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 2014. 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 -6 4 £320 +42.22% 3
Bradford -7 2 - - 1
Wakefield - 1 - -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (35.00%) Citrix
5 7 (35.00%) SAN
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco
8 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (20.00%) NetApp
8 4 (20.00%) MCSE
8 4 (20.00%) MCSA
8 4 (20.00%) vSphere
9 3 (15.00%) XenApp
9 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
9 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.00%) MS Office
9 3 (15.00%) ITIL
9 3 (15.00%) HP
9 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (15.00%) Clustering
9 3 (15.00%) Firewall
10 2 (10.00%) Service Management
10 2 (10.00%) Migration
10 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) Lync
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.00%) WorkSite
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.00%) S/MIME
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) WLAN
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Service Management
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (20.00%) MCSE
2 4 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) vSphere
4 3 (15.00%) XenApp
4 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Server
6 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Citrix
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) NetApp
5 3 (15.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (10.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (5.00%) ProCurve
7 1 (5.00%) EMC
7 1 (5.00%) Juniper
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.00%) CommVault
7 1 (5.00%) Reuters
7 1 (5.00%) Symantec
7 1 (5.00%) McAfee
7 1 (5.00%) Postini
7 1 (5.00%) Google
7 1 (5.00%) Mitel
Bradford, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 275 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago