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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 102 108 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 17 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.71% 0.45% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.48% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 13
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£313 £250 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £268 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £280 £313
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.75 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £21.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+26.43% +1.16%
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
2223 2074 2573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.20% 93.34% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1128 1345
Average daily rate £340 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 128 121
Average hourly rate £13.98 £21.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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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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 +8 11 £310 +24.00% 10
South Yorkshire +1 3 £363 +52.84% 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 22 (64.71%) VMware
3 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (38.24%) SAN
8 11 (32.35%) Citrix
9 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
10 9 (26.47%) HP
10 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (23.53%) SQL
12 7 (20.59%) Cisco
12 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (20.59%) XenApp
12 7 (20.59%) vSphere
13 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
13 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (17.65%) ITIL
14 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
14 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
14 5 (14.71%) EMC
14 5 (14.71%) NetApp
14 5 (14.71%) Symantec
14 5 (14.71%) SCOM
14 5 (14.71%) Firewall
15 4 (11.76%) Wireless
15 4 (11.76%) Clustering

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.94%) CMS
6 1 (2.94%) IIS
6 1 (2.94%) Apache
6 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.94%) Lync
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) SAN
2 5 (14.71%) Firewall
3 4 (11.76%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) Wireless
4 3 (8.82%) Internet
4 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (5.88%) Intranet
6 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.94%) NAS
6 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.94%) FTP
6 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.94%) VPN
6 1 (2.94%) S/MIME
6 1 (2.94%) LAN
6 1 (2.94%) WLAN
6 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 3 (8.82%) CLARiiON
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Firmware
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) CESG
4 1 (2.94%) Statistics
4 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.94%) Social Media
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
6 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.88%) UNIX
7 2 (5.88%) Solaris
7 2 (5.88%) Linux
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (8.82%) Migration
3 1 (2.94%) Content Management
3 1 (2.94%) Network Management
3 1 (2.94%) Change Control
3 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (2.94%) ERP
3 1 (2.94%) BCP
3 1 (2.94%) Service Management
3 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.94%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) MCSE
3 3 (8.82%) MCSA
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.88%) MCITP
5 1 (2.94%) CCNA
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) XenApp
2 7 (20.59%) vSphere
3 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.82%) XenServer
5 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.94%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCOM
2 3 (8.82%) SCCM
3 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.88%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.94%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (2.94%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.94%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.94%) Puppet
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) VMware
2 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) Citrix
4 9 (26.47%) HP
5 7 (20.59%) Cisco
6 5 (14.71%) EMC
6 5 (14.71%) NetApp
6 5 (14.71%) Symantec
7 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
7 3 (8.82%) Juniper
7 3 (8.82%) Dell
8 2 (5.88%) Apple
8 2 (5.88%) Veeam
8 2 (5.88%) Meru Networks
9 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.94%) McAfee
9 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.94%) Nokia
9 1 (2.94%) Google