Period
to 23 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Network Infrastructure Engineer was £260 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 23 May 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.

Network Infrastructure Engineer
England > South West
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 194 208
Rank change year-on-year +8 +14 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.040% 0.077% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.081% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
South West median daily rate £260 £244 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +13.37% -23.56%
10th Percentile £240 £227 £208
90th Percentile £280 £272 £223
England median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £21.50 £16.99
% change year-on-year - +26.55% -43.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 4,818 4,952 5,666
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.18% 95.47% 95.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,894 3,162 3,698
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £235
90th Percentile £550 £538 £530
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 297 342
South West median hourly rate £27.00 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.95% +1.33% +85.78%
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.73 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £49.20
England median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% -2.54% +11.40%

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Infrastructure Engineer in the South West

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Infrastructure Engineer in the South West

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Infrastructure Engineer in the South West

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Engineer within the South West region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +6 1 £260 +4.00%
Dorset - 1 - -
Network Infrastructure Engineer
England

Network Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, Network Infrastructure Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region featuring Network Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (50.00%) Proofpoint
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) DKIM
1 1 (50.00%) DMARC
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos

Network Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DKIM
1 1 (50.00%) DMARC
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Proofpoint
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (50.00%) Sophos
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) VMware