Period
to 16 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Network Infrastructure Engineer was £265 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 16 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.

Network Infrastructure Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 111 -
Rank change year-on-year -17 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.14% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median daily rate £265 - -
South West median daily rate £250 £213 -
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -
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 2,092 1,849 1,601
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.57% 94.82% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,450 1,249 1,122
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £263 £213 £238
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 £25.88
% change year-on-year +27.27% +6.28% -13.75%

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Infrastructure Engineer in Bristol

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Infrastructure Engineer in Bristol

Network Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, Network Infrastructure 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 Network Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

Network Infrastructure 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 2 (66.67%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) VMware