The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Infrastructure Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 128 143 116
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -27
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 4 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.097% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.10% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
Median daily rate £400 £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £404 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.92% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £40.00
Infrastructure Specialist
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
2306 2906 2459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.37% 94.26% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1491 1891 1520
Median daily rate £388 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 162 146
Median hourly rate £14.57 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.03% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +22 3 £400 - 1
South Yorkshire -12 1 £400 +5.26% 2
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Infrastructure Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) DB2
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) AIX
5 2 (22.22%) Solaris
5 2 (22.22%) FTP
5 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (22.22%) JCL
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Intel
5 2 (22.22%) CICS
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) zOS

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) CICS
1 2 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 4 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (22.22%) FTP
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) ISPF
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) iSeries
2 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) SUSE
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) zOS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Threat Detection
3 1 (11.11%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JCL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCA
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (11.11%) vCloud
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) VMware GSX
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) F5
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Intel
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
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