The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Engineer was £238 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 29 March 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 54 47
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 6 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.94% 1.53% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.61% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 10
Median daily rate £238 £341 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.40% -2.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £339 £325
% change year-on-year -5.53% +4.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +81.91% -6.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 604 621 684
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.52% 95.10% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 414 450
Median daily rate £413 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 22
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +125.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.43 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 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 3 months to 29 March 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
Swindon -3 4 £238 -30.40%
Corsham -11 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Wiltshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Nagios
2 7 (38.89%) SNMP
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Migration
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix
5 4 (22.22%) Python
5 4 (22.22%) LAN
5 4 (22.22%) WAN
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 4 (22.22%) Puppet
5 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (22.22%) Ansible
5 4 (22.22%) Docker
5 4 (22.22%) DevOps
5 4 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (22.22%) Packer
5 4 (22.22%) Terraform
5 4 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 3 (16.67%) Confluence
6 3 (16.67%) JIRA
6 3 (16.67%) Firewall

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 3 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (11.11%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) SNMP
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) DHCP
3 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (11.11%) NAS
4 2 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) LDAP
5 1 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) LAMP
1 1 (5.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) AIX
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Debian
3 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 4 (22.22%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) SANS
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Docker
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (5.56%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Nagios
2 4 (22.22%) Ansible
2 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (22.22%) Packer
2 4 (22.22%) Puppet
2 4 (22.22%) Terraform
3 2 (11.11%) PowerCLI
3 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) AppSense
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Dell
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) Gemalto
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Rackspace
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat