The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £410 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 22 June 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 73 50
Rank change year-on-year +17 -23  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 7 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.39% 0.67% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.68% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
Median daily rate £410 £392 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.59% +32.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £358 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £426 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +1.53% +4.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.22 £23.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -38.19% -34.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 480 738 524
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 95.43% 98.66% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 456 349
Median daily rate £415 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 20
Median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +51.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £43.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in West Sussex

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in West Sussex

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in West Sussex

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +5 3 £381 -
East Grinstead - 3 £425 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 West Sussex region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (40.00%) Re-Platforming
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (30.00%) Replication
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (30.00%) Juniper
6 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (30.00%) vSphere
6 3 (30.00%) SaaS
7 2 (20.00%) SAP Basis
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (20.00%) Redis
7 2 (20.00%) Office 365
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (20.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Redis
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (10.00%) Brocade
5 1 (10.00%) MobileIron
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec