Period
to 14 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Engineering over the 6 months to 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the 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 Engineering
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 68 113
Rank change year-on-year +3 +45 -24
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 7 30 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.84% 2.41% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 2.72% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £350 £318 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.24% -7.64% -7.09%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Infrastructure Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 712 1,101 1,504
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 85.78% 88.50% 84.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 643 783
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £279 £240 £263
90th Percentile £575 £619 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 66 54
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.00 £14.47 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +1.51% +1.79%
10th Percentile £11.30 £10.59 £9.00
90th Percentile £20.32 £26.65 £24.70
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.39 £14.90 £16.83
% change year-on-year +3.27% -11.47% +12.20%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Engineering
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 Engineering in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Azure
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (28.57%) MCITP
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) AWS
4 2 (28.57%) CentOS
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp

Infrastructure Engineering
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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Azure
2 2 (28.57%) AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
1 2 (28.57%) Web Filtering
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) CCA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
3 1 (14.29%) Xen
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) 3Com
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
5 1 (14.29%) Ivanti
5 1 (14.29%) NETGEAR
5 1 (14.29%) OneLogin
5 1 (14.29%) Remedy
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) Splunk