Period
to 21 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 21 August 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 Engineer
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 57 46
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11 0
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.86% 0.49% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.52% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Devon median daily rate £375 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% - -
South West median daily rate £325 £290 £258
% change year-on-year +12.07% +12.62% -22.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Devon median hourly rate - - £23.50
South West median hourly rate - £41.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year - +22.06% +54.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. 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
Devon
Contract vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 443 577 394
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 95.06% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 357 236
Devon median daily rate £350 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +8.70% -1.43%
10th Percentile £192 £250 £185
90th Percentile £500 £492 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 34 41
Devon median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.00% +17.65% +74.36%
10th Percentile £9.81 £11.39 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.00 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +44.44%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Devon

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Devon

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Devon over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Devon

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Devon region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +22 3 £375 +30.43%
Exeter -2 1 - - 5
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 Devon region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) JBoss
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat