The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Engineer was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 27 24 25
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 0.71% 2.07% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 2.14% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £340 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.11% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £325
% change year-on-year -2.98% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +77.08% -4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk. 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
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 137 187 182
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 97.86% 96.89% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 129 120
Median daily rate £400 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 41
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +18.51%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Norfolk

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Norfolk

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Norfolk

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Norfolk region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (25.00%) Epicor
4 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Epicor