Period
to 11 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Windows Infrastructure Engineer was £319 per day in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 11 December 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.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 - 33
Rank change year-on-year - +33 -
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.46% - 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% - 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Watford median daily rate £319 - £425
10th Percentile £303 - £413
90th Percentile £339 - £438
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Contract vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 409 275 238
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.46% 96.49% 97.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 150 135
Watford median daily rate £400 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +4.00%
10th Percentile £200 £180 £130
90th Percentile £575 £538 £488
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 15
Watford median hourly rate £18.00 £13.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.85% -1.85% -1.82%
10th Percentile £13.55 £11.90 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £15.55 £35.59
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year +20.69% -15.94% +9.52%

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Infrastructure Engineer in Watford

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Infrastructure Engineer in Watford

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, Windows 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 Watford region featuring Windows Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft