Period
to 15 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 15 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.

Third Line Infrastructure Engineer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 92 87
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5 -
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.077% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.083% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £356 £375 £313
90th Percentile £429 £375 £338
East of England median daily rate £300 £350 £275
% change year-on-year -14.29% +27.27% +44.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1,481 1,200 1,393
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 92.95% 96.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 836 632 727
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £172 £200 £205
90th Percentile £556 £586 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 120 75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -5.88%
10th Percentile £11.51 £10.50 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.75 £40.38 £52.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £20.16
% change year-on-year -2.86% -13.19% -1.66%

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in Hertfordshire

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in Hertfordshire

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 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
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £350 -
3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 3rd Line 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 Hertfordshire region featuring 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) vMotion
2 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) SketchUp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) 3ds Max
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (50.00%) SketchUp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (50.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam