Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 52 85
Rank change year-on-year -4 +33 -24
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 17 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.88% 1.40% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 1.65% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 3
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £225 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +83.33% -43.75% +77.78%
10th Percentile £313 £184 £240
90th Percentile £494 £384 £505
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £304 £321
% change year-on-year +31.69% -5.30% -11.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £14.00 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.25 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +30.36% -6.67% -40.00%

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 785 726 994
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 87.03% 84.42% 82.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 402 673
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £262
90th Percentile £575 £600 £573
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +1.85% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 40
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £23.08 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.33% +4.89% +58.56%
10th Percentile £9.31 £13.50 £11.94
90th Percentile £24.93 £46.70 £47.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.53
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.10% +0.22%

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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 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
Barnsley - 7 £400 -
Sheffield +2 6 £488 +52.94% 6
Infrastructure Engineering
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 8 (47.06%) Finance
1 8 (47.06%) SSL
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
3 5 (29.41%) Unix
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) DNS
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (17.65%) vSphere
5 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (17.65%) Banking
5 3 (17.65%) PKI
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
5 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (17.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (17.65%) vCenter Server
5 3 (17.65%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (11.76%) Storage Management
6 2 (11.76%) PowerCLI
6 2 (11.76%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (11.76%) Meraki
6 2 (11.76%) Build Automation
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) 802.1X
6 2 (11.76%) Cyberthreat

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 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) SSL
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
3 2 (11.76%) FCoE
3 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) H.323
3 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
3 2 (11.76%) IPsec
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) MPLS
3 2 (11.76%) OSPF
3 2 (11.76%) Skype
3 2 (11.76%) SMTP
3 2 (11.76%) SSH
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) Wireless
3 2 (11.76%) WLAN
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) PKI
2 2 (11.76%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (11.76%) iSeries
2 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
1 5 (29.41%) Unix
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.88%) AIX
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) SUSE
5 1 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
2 3 (17.65%) Change Management
2 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (17.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (11.76%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (11.76%) Build Automation
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) SDLC
3 2 (11.76%) Storage Management
3 2 (11.76%) Storage Virtualisation
3 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (17.65%) vSphere
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) NFS
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) vCenter Server
2 2 (11.76%) PowerCLI
2 2 (11.76%) vRealize
3 1 (5.88%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) 3PAR
3 2 (11.76%) Aruba
3 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) EMC
3 2 (11.76%) Meraki
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds