The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 92 101 114
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 57 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.80% 0.80% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 0.86% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 3
Average daily rate
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£363 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £150 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +11.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £18.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.45% +22.22%
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 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2962 2200 2092
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.65% 93.06% 93.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1996 1329 1122
Average daily rate £363 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £209 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 118 140
Average hourly rate £12.75 £13.99 £22.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.84% -36.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
West Yorkshire +6 40 £380 +22.58% 14
South Yorkshire -8 11 £200 -27.27% 2
North Yorkshire - 5 £288 - 2
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 69 (66.99%) VMware
2 62 (60.19%) Microsoft
3 53 (51.46%) Windows
4 42 (40.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 41 (39.81%) Active Directory
6 28 (27.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (27.18%) SAN
6 28 (27.18%) IIS
7 27 (26.21%) ITIL
8 26 (25.24%) MCSE
9 25 (24.27%) SQL
9 25 (24.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 23 (22.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (21.36%) MCITP
11 22 (21.36%) Linux
11 22 (21.36%) MS Excel
12 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
12 21 (20.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (16.50%) Load Balancing
13 17 (16.50%) MS Exchange
13 17 (16.50%) Firewall
14 16 (15.53%) Cisco
14 16 (15.53%) EMC
14 16 (15.53%) vSphere
15 15 (14.56%) PowerShell
15 15 (14.56%) DNS
15 15 (14.56%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (13.59%) Change Management
16 14 (13.59%) Finance
16 14 (13.59%) SCCM

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 28 (27.18%) IIS
2 17 (16.50%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.85%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.94%) Lync
6 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.97%) JBoss
7 1 (0.97%) Apache
7 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.97%) Node.js
7 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (21.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (27.18%) SAN
2 17 (16.50%) Firewall
3 15 (14.56%) DNS
4 11 (10.68%) DHCP
5 8 (7.77%) LAN
6 7 (6.80%) WAN
6 7 (6.80%) TCP/IP
6 7 (6.80%) DMZ
6 7 (6.80%) NAS
7 5 (4.85%) SSL
7 5 (4.85%) VPN
8 4 (3.88%) Wireless
8 4 (3.88%) MPLS
8 4 (3.88%) OSPF
8 4 (3.88%) BGP
8 4 (3.88%) EIGRP
8 4 (3.88%) VRRP
8 4 (3.88%) Network Security
8 4 (3.88%) HSRP
9 3 (2.91%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.94%) MySQL
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.97%) Informix
4 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) JIRA
1 1 (0.97%) Fiddler
1 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (13.59%) Finance
2 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.91%) Legal
4 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
5 1 (0.97%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.88%) .NET
2 3 (2.91%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Clustering
2 6 (5.83%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.85%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.91%) Replication
5 3 (2.91%) NHS
5 3 (2.91%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.97%) Life Science
6 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.97%) IBM XIV
6 1 (0.97%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 53 (51.46%) Windows
2 23 (22.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (21.36%) Linux
4 21 (20.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (14.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (11.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (7.77%) SUSE
8 4 (3.88%) UNIX
9 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.94%) zOS
9 2 (1.94%) AIX
9 2 (1.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.21%) ITIL
2 17 (16.50%) Load Balancing
3 14 (13.59%) Change Management
4 12 (11.65%) Project Management
5 10 (9.71%) Migration
6 9 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (8.74%) Server Building
6 9 (8.74%) Configuration Management
7 7 (6.80%) DevOps
7 7 (6.80%) Software Engineering
7 7 (6.80%) Problem Management
8 6 (5.83%) OO
9 5 (4.85%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.88%) Data Security
10 4 (3.88%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (2.91%) Data Protection
11 3 (2.91%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.27%) SQL
2 15 (14.56%) PowerShell
3 11 (10.68%) Python
4 10 (9.71%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.97%) VBScript
6 1 (0.97%) Perl
6 1 (0.97%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (27.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (25.24%) MCSE
3 25 (24.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 22 (21.36%) MCITP
5 3 (2.91%) MCP
5 3 (2.91%) CISSP
5 3 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.91%) CCIE
5 3 (2.91%) CCSP
5 3 (2.91%) CCNP
6 2 (1.94%) Degree
6 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.97%) CCEE
7 1 (0.97%) CCIA
7 1 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.97%) MCTS
7 1 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.97%) CCEA
7 1 (0.97%) MCSA
System Software
1 42 (40.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (39.81%) Active Directory
3 16 (15.53%) vSphere
4 11 (10.68%) VMware Server
4 11 (10.68%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.83%) NFS
6 5 (4.85%) XenApp
6 5 (4.85%) XenServer
6 5 (4.85%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.91%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.94%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.97%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.97%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (13.59%) SCCM
2 4 (3.88%) SCOM
3 3 (2.91%) SCVMM
3 3 (2.91%) Nagios
3 3 (2.91%) Opsview
4 2 (1.94%) Graphite
4 2 (1.94%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.94%) WSUS
4 2 (1.94%) Cacti
4 2 (1.94%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.97%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.97%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.97%) Salt
5 1 (0.97%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.97%) vMotion
Vendors
1 69 (66.99%) VMware
2 62 (60.19%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.53%) EMC
3 16 (15.53%) Cisco
4 10 (9.71%) NetApp
5 9 (8.74%) IBM
5 9 (8.74%) Citrix
5 9 (8.74%) HP
6 7 (6.80%) F5
7 6 (5.83%) Oracle
7 6 (5.83%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.91%) AppSense
8 3 (2.91%) Meraki
9 2 (1.94%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.94%) Symantec
10 1 (0.97%) Sophos
10 1 (0.97%) Websense
10 1 (0.97%) Wyse
10 1 (0.97%) Altiris
10 1 (0.97%) Brocade
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