Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Support was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in Lincolnshire during the 6 months to 19 January 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
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 22 15
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 0
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 2.46% 0.86% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 0.88% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Lincolnshire median daily rate £225 - £273
10th Percentile £199 - £222
90th Percentile £328 - £284
East Midlands median daily rate £250 £306 £250
% change year-on-year -18.37% +22.50% -29.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - - £27.50
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £27.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire. 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
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies in Lincolnshire with a recognized job title 116 114 94
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.08% 98.28% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 55
Lincolnshire median daily rate £325 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +19.05% -16.00%
10th Percentile £175 £117 £181
90th Percentile £575 £500 £495
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 15
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £14.97 £15.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.23% -5.42% -8.06%
10th Percentile £9.51 £10.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £19.35 £23.25 £34.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.98 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +10.98% - -3.57%

Infrastructure Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support in Lincolnshire

Infrastructure Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Support in Lincolnshire

Infrastructure Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Support in Lincolnshire

Infrastructure Support
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Immingham - 2 £213 -
Lincoln - 1 £350 -
Infrastructure Support
East Midlands

Infrastructure Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, Infrastructure Support 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 Lincolnshire region featuring Infrastructure Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Intel
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) arcserve
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

Infrastructure Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) arcserve
2 2 (66.67%) Intel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Dell