Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 41 52
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.98% 1.37% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.45% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +22.22% -
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £413 £338
% change year-on-year -3.03% +22.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Contract vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 395 414 551
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 94.31% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 258 292
Liverpool median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.07% -6.60%
10th Percentile £183 £202 £158
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 27
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £9.19 £12.80 £11.20
90th Percentile £18.87 £24.61 £23.75
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -16.13% +3.33% -6.25%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Liverpool

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Liverpool

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Liverpool.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Liverpool

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Infrastructure Engineer 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 Liverpool region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (25.00%) EdgeSight
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Nagios
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WLAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Runbook

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) EdgeSight
1 1 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware