Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 21 July 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 89 102
Rank change year-on-year -18 +13 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 5 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.32% 0.42% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.44% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £325 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -20.15% +64.44%
10th Percentile £328 £313 £254
90th Percentile £468 £366 £463
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £356 £325 £416
% change year-on-year +9.62% -21.88% +68.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1492 1378 1689
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 94.85% 95.56% 96.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 756 877
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £270 £231 £237
90th Percentile £538 £528 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 48 50
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.96 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.33% -14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £9.21 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £20.23 £19.50 £20.91
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +23.21% -6.67% +3.45%

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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

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%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft