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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 106 99 97
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 18 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.88% 1.24% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.31% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 6
Average daily rate £350 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £443 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.85% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +30.95%
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
1966 1914 1690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.81% 95.13% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1200 1110
Average daily rate £400 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 78 70
Average hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -5 14 £375 - 7
Infrastructure Engineer
Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) VMware
3 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (26.67%) Cisco
6 8 (26.67%) Linux
6 8 (26.67%) SAN
7 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
7 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 6 (20.00%) Perl
8 6 (20.00%) IIS
8 6 (20.00%) Finance
9 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
9 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
10 4 (13.33%) NAS
10 4 (13.33%) Puppet
10 4 (13.33%) Games
10 4 (13.33%) Clustering
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 4 (13.33%) SQL
10 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
10 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
11 3 (10.00%) Citrix

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) SAN
2 4 (13.33%) NAS
3 3 (10.00%) Internet
4 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) BGP
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.33%) FWSM
5 1 (3.33%) HSRP
5 1 (3.33%) MPLS
5 1 (3.33%) OSPF
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Hudson
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (3.33%) LAMP
1 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Clustering
2 4 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.33%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.33%) IBM XIV
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (26.67%) Linux
4 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.67%) Unix
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 3 (10.00%) CRM
2 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.67%) High Availability
3 2 (6.67%) Information Security
3 2 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.33%) Change Management
4 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.33%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (20.00%) Perl
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) CCNP
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) CCDE
3 1 (3.33%) CCIE
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) CCSP
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) KVM
3 2 (6.67%) Xen
4 1 (3.33%) Docker
4 1 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
2 3 (10.00%) SCCM
3 2 (6.67%) Cacti
3 2 (6.67%) Graphite
3 2 (6.67%) Nagios
3 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.67%) Opsview
3 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.33%) Ansible
4 1 (3.33%) Salt
4 1 (3.33%) SCOM
4 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) VMware
2 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) F5
4 3 (10.00%) NetApp
5 2 (6.67%) Dell
5 2 (6.67%) EMC
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.67%) Symantec
5 2 (6.67%) Veritas
6 1 (3.33%) Brocade
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.33%) Veeam