Period
to 14 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £293 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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 Support Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 108 104
Rank change year-on-year -23 -4 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.045% 0.25% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.27% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Bristol median daily rate £293 £245 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.39% -30.00% +70.73%
South West median daily rate £380 £249 £350
% change year-on-year +52.76% -28.93% +47.37%
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 2,101 1,861 1,599
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.59% 94.80% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,457 1,258 1,120
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £263 £213 £237
90th Percentile £550 £525 £560
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 62 81
Bristol median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.29% -27.08% +45.45%
10th Percentile £14.50 £11.78 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.75 £50.23 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +27.27% +4.76% -12.50%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Bristol

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Bristol

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, Infrastructure Support Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region featuring Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

Infrastructure Support Engineer 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V