Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Infrastructure Engineer
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 50 53
Rank change year-on-year +29 +3 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 12 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.35% 0.46% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.60% 0.48% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 4
Warrington median daily rate £650 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +85.71% +16.67% +33.33%
10th Percentile £319 £325 £261
90th Percentile £750 £375 £326
Cheshire median daily rate £575 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +76.92% +8.33% +4.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -35.38% +71.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Contract vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 261 419 597
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.57% 95.66% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 305 466
Warrington median daily rate £393 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.78% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £150 £225 £300
90th Percentile £619 £688 £700
Cheshire median daily rate £408 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +1.88% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 12
Warrington median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.47% +13.33%
10th Percentile £9.23 £9.00 £8.43
90th Percentile £32.70 £33.75 £18.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £16.84
% change year-on-year -12.52% -11.76% +4.21%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Warrington

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Warrington

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Warrington over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Warrington region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) SCCM
2 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (33.33%) Data Management
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (33.33%) SFIA
4 4 (33.33%) IT Strategy
5 3 (25.00%) Contract Management
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (25.00%) Product Management
5 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (25.00%) Network Design
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (25.00%) CISSP
5 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (25.00%) CISM
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) MCSE

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Ingres
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Data Management
3 4 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) SFIA
4 3 (25.00%) Contract Management
4 3 (25.00%) Network Design
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (25.00%) Product Management
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) ITSM
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
6 1 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (25.00%) CCDP
2 3 (25.00%) CCIE
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) CISM
2 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
2 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (8.33%) vCenter Server
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) AppSense
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Meraki
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto