Period
to 16 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Specialist was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure Specialist
South West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 106 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - -
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.15% 0.059% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.062% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Bristol median daily rate £313 £230 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.87% - -
South West median daily rate £326 £305 £255
% change year-on-year +6.97% +19.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1849 1601 1647
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.62% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1249 1122 1225
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £238 £240
90th Percentile £525 £560 £538
South West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 81 81
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.08% +45.45% -
10th Percentile £11.78 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.23 £47.50 £41.88
South West median hourly rate £27.75 £25.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year +7.25% -13.75% +50.00%

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Specialist in Bristol

Infrastructure Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Specialist in Bristol

Infrastructure Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist in Bristol over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Specialist in Bristol

Infrastructure Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Specialist in Bristol

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, 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 Bristol region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Email Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Email Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) VMware