Period
to 20 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Cloud Infrastructure Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 86 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Cloud Infrastructure Engineer 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.21% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Wales median daily rate - £488 -
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £445
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.55% +18.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Contract vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1,424 1,156 1,135
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.60% 96.57% 97.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,010 794 716
Wales median daily rate £405 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £175 £205
90th Percentile £569 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 95 88
Wales median hourly rate £12.49 £21.75 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.60% +58.18% +0.36%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.50 £10.09
90th Percentile £30.00 £60.00 £57.25
UK median hourly rate £17.80 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.81% -1.58% +6.35%

Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings that featured Cloud Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Infrastructure Engineer in Wales

Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Infrastructure Engineer in Wales

Cloud Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, Cloud 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 Wales region featuring Cloud Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) OpenVPN
1 3 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
1 3 (100.00%) Runbook

Cloud Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) OpenVPN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Due Diligence
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Runbook
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Kibana
3 1 (33.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) New Relic
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk