The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 98 102 99
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 14 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.60% 0.71% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.75% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 19
Average daily rate
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£243 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.81% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £388 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £293 £301
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2167 1994 2414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.49% 93.92% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1321 1059 1292
Average daily rate £330 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 123 152
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.39% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £10.13 £10.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -4 7 £210 -23.63% 9
South Yorkshire - 2 £238 -
North Yorkshire -3 1 £305 -22.53%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) VMware
3 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
4 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
5 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (38.71%) SAN
7 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
7 11 (35.48%) SQL
8 10 (32.26%) HP
8 10 (32.26%) Citrix
8 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (29.03%) vSphere
10 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
10 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (25.81%) MCSE
11 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (16.13%) XenApp
12 5 (16.13%) SCCM
12 5 (16.13%) SCOM
12 5 (16.13%) Clustering
12 5 (16.13%) Firewall
12 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
12 5 (16.13%) ITIL
12 5 (16.13%) Cisco
12 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
13 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
13 4 (12.90%) Wireless

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
2 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.45%) Lync
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) IIS
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.23%) CMS
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) SAN
2 5 (16.13%) Firewall
3 4 (12.90%) Wireless
4 3 (9.68%) NAS
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (6.45%) Intranet
5 2 (6.45%) Internet
5 2 (6.45%) DHCP
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.45%) DNS
6 1 (3.23%) S/MIME
6 1 (3.23%) VPN
6 1 (3.23%) FTP
6 1 (3.23%) LAN
6 1 (3.23%) WLAN
6 1 (3.23%) WAN
6 1 (3.23%) MPLS
6 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.23%) IPsec
6 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) Firmware
3 1 (3.23%) Statistics
3 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.23%) Social Media
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.68%) UNIX
5 3 (9.68%) Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Migration
3 1 (3.23%) Data Management
3 1 (3.23%) Content Management
3 1 (3.23%) Network Management
3 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.23%) Master Data Management
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.23%) ERP
3 1 (3.23%) Service Management
3 1 (3.23%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.81%) MCSE
3 3 (9.68%) MCITP
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.45%) MCSA
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) vSphere
3 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
4 5 (16.13%) XenApp
5 3 (9.68%) XenServer
6 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.23%) Xen
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
1 5 (16.13%) SCOM
2 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.45%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.23%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) VMware
2 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 10 (32.26%) HP
3 10 (32.26%) Citrix
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco
5 3 (9.68%) Juniper
5 3 (9.68%) EMC
5 3 (9.68%) Symantec
6 2 (6.45%) Meru Networks
6 2 (6.45%) Apple
6 2 (6.45%) Veeam
7 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.23%) Google
7 1 (3.23%) Brocade
7 1 (3.23%) Postini
7 1 (3.23%) ProCurve
7 1 (3.23%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) IBM
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