Period
to 21 January 2019

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £430 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 77 75
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 61 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.29% 0.55% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 0.58% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 3 13
Wiltshire median daily rate £430 £320 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.38% -36.00% +100.00%
South West median daily rate £384 £263 £350
% change year-on-year +46.19% -25.00% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £49.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £49.00 £41.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year +18.07% +2.47% +35.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,754 1,027 1,205
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.61% 94.39% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,170 717 835
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £281 £214
90th Percentile £650 £600 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 20 38
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £27.25 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.13% -29.22% +24.19%
10th Percentile £14.37 £13.00 £15.73
90th Percentile £50.00 £40.08 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -9.09% -15.38%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Wiltshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Wiltshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Wiltshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Wiltshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Corsham - 29 £550 - 7
Swindon -10 13 £434 +41.06% 10
Salisbury - 10 £425 - 1
Trowbridge - 1 £425 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Wiltshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 43 (70.49%) Security Cleared
3 38 (62.30%) PowerShell
4 35 (57.38%) SC Cleared
5 29 (47.54%) Windows
6 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
6 26 (42.62%) VMware
7 20 (32.79%) Windows Server
8 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (29.51%) Active Directory
9 18 (29.51%) Reverse Engineering
9 18 (29.51%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (27.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (27.87%) JIRA
10 17 (27.87%) Confluence
11 14 (22.95%) Finance
12 13 (21.31%) Atlassian
12 13 (21.31%) DV Cleared
13 12 (19.67%) SCCM
13 12 (19.67%) Cisco
13 12 (19.67%) vCenter Server
14 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (18.03%) PaaS
15 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
15 10 (16.39%) CCNA
15 10 (16.39%) MCSA
15 10 (16.39%) Citrix
15 10 (16.39%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (14.75%) Manufacturing

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 17 (27.87%) Confluence
2 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) PaaS
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (14.75%) Office 365
3 4 (6.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) Skype
3 2 (3.28%) DHCP
3 2 (3.28%) DNS
4 1 (1.64%) DMZ
4 1 (1.64%) SAN
4 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Zeppelin
3 1 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 17 (27.87%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) MSI
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Electronics
2 9 (14.75%) Manufacturing
2 9 (14.75%) Marketing
2 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) Software Packaging
2 5 (8.20%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.84%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.92%) PKI
4 2 (3.28%) RIA
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (47.54%) Windows
2 20 (32.79%) Windows Server
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.20%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.92%) Linux
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.64%) VMS
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (29.51%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (29.51%) Reverse Engineering
4 9 (14.75%) Application Virtualisation
4 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (14.75%) Compatibility Testing
4 9 (14.75%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (14.75%) ITIL
4 9 (14.75%) ITIL V3
4 9 (14.75%) NsoIT
4 9 (14.75%) Programme Management
4 9 (14.75%) Software Distribution
4 9 (14.75%) Workload Management
5 7 (11.48%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
6 5 (8.20%) ITSM
6 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.56%) Migration
8 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 38 (62.30%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.28%) C
2 2 (3.28%) SQL
3 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 43 (70.49%) Security Cleared
2 35 (57.38%) SC Cleared
3 13 (21.31%) DV Cleared
4 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (16.39%) CCNA
5 10 (16.39%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (16.39%) MCSA
6 9 (14.75%) MCSE
6 9 (14.75%) OCA
6 9 (14.75%) Oracle Certification
6 9 (14.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 18 (29.51%) Active Directory
2 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (6.56%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.56%) vSphere
5 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.92%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (4.92%) VMware NSX
6 1 (1.64%) HDFS
6 1 (1.64%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) SCCM
1 12 (19.67%) vCenter Server
2 9 (14.75%) PowerCLI
3 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
1 26 (42.62%) VMware
2 13 (21.31%) Atlassian
3 12 (19.67%) Cisco
4 10 (16.39%) Citrix
5 9 (14.75%) Oracle
5 9 (14.75%) SAP
6 6 (9.84%) Remedy
7 3 (4.92%) Juniper
7 3 (4.92%) McAfee
8 1 (1.64%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.64%) Apple
8 1 (1.64%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.64%) Veeam