Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 19 May 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 71 77
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 -6
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 19 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.89% 0.73% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 0.84% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 2
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £333 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.30% +26.67% -8.70%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £179
90th Percentile £550 £498 £356
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £338 £375
% change year-on-year +18.52% -10.00% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 - £18.00

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 848 832 728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 84.55% 86.85% 82.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 504 440
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.87% -1.16%
10th Percentile £250 £271 £215
90th Percentile £604 £550 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 16
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £21.33 £15.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.32% +40.81% -6.57%
10th Percentile £11.60 £12.55 £10.75
90th Percentile £49.69 £51.75 £26.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £20.99 £13.50
% change year-on-year -16.63% +55.48% -12.90%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in South Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineering in South Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in South Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Engineering in South Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 May 2019. 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
Sheffield 0 14 £400 +23.08% 5
Barnsley - 2 £425 - 2
Rotherham - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineering
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 May 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering.

1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) DevOps
3 10 (52.63%) Finance
4 9 (47.37%) Change Management
4 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (47.37%) GitHub
4 9 (47.37%) Open Source
5 8 (42.11%) RESTful
5 8 (42.11%) Ansible
5 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
5 8 (42.11%) Swagger
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
5 8 (42.11%) Prototyping
5 8 (42.11%) Blog
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
5 8 (42.11%) Python
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
7 6 (31.58%) Banking
7 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
8 5 (26.32%) Citrix
8 5 (26.32%) Perl
8 5 (26.32%) IIS
8 5 (26.32%) Data Management
8 5 (26.32%) Financial Institution
8 5 (26.32%) Publishing
8 5 (26.32%) SAN
8 5 (26.32%) SCCM

Infrastructure Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Jupyter
2 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) GitHub
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) HTTP
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) BigQuery
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) MSTest
2 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
3 3 (15.79%) Jasmine
3 3 (15.79%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio Code
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.26%) Gradle
5 1 (5.26%) JIRA
5 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Financial Institution
3 5 (26.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Lead Developer
4 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Python Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Windows DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Server Support
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Web Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) RESTful
1 8 (42.11%) Swagger
2 3 (15.79%) Angular 2
2 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) JSON
2 3 (15.79%) Sass
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.26%) Node.js
3 1 (5.26%) NumPy
3 1 (5.26%) Pandas
3 1 (5.26%) PySpark
3 1 (5.26%) scikit-learn
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Blog
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
2 4 (21.05%) Replication
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) DevOps
2 9 (47.37%) Change Management
2 9 (47.37%) Open Source
3 8 (42.11%) Prototyping
4 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
5 5 (26.32%) Data Management
5 5 (26.32%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (21.05%) Task Automation
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) API Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Business Change Management
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) Use Case
7 3 (15.79%) Web Development
8 2 (10.53%) API Development
8 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) Release Management
9 1 (5.26%) Availability Management
9 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Python
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
3 5 (26.32%) Perl
4 4 (21.05%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) TypeScript
6 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.26%) Java
7 1 (5.26%) R
7 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Ansible
2 5 (26.32%) SCCM
3 4 (21.05%) Puppet
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (15.79%) Perfmon
5 2 (10.53%) SCOM
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) EMC
4 4 (21.05%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) IBM
5 3 (15.79%) MuleSoft
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) CommVault
6 1 (5.26%) Google
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) Sybase
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas