Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 23 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 Engineer
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 83 103
Rank change year-on-year -29 +20 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 5 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.30% 0.58% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.63% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
Milton Keynes median daily rate £363 £423 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.20% +33.07% +14.41%
10th Percentile £281 £357 £285
90th Percentile £409 £478 £346
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £325 £318
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.36% -9.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,598 1,119 1,668
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 92.10% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 828 646 821
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £253 £257 £250
90th Percentile £538 £573 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.69% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 50 78
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.70 £13.61 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.70% +4.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £9.52 £9.00 £9.16
90th Percentile £21.00 £38.75 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +20.69% +3.57% +7.69%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) PaaS
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) IaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (20.00%) SOTI
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Unix

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SOTI
1 1 (20.00%) VMware