Period
to 12 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 80 71
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 43 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.54% 0.49% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 0.52% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 14
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £271 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +93.55% -45.75% +58.73%
10th Percentile £353 £203 £352
90th Percentile £625 £320 £584
South West median daily rate £355 £268 £363
% change year-on-year +32.71% -26.21% +38.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £41.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year +13.25% +2.47% -4.62%

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 1,599 1,157 1,211
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.39% 94.99% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,045 774 839
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -
10th Percentile £270 £268 £225
90th Percentile £613 £580 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 27 25
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.85 £34.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.42% -0.71% +66.67%
10th Percentile £14.37 £13.00 £14.60
90th Percentile £47.50 £40.75 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £39.25 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +20.77% +30.00% -9.09%

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 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 2018. 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 - 25 £538 -
Swindon -8 5 - - 3
Salisbury - 3 £380 - 1
Trowbridge - 2 £350 - 1
Chippenham +1 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, 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 43 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 32 (74.42%) Security Cleared
3 30 (69.77%) SC Cleared
4 26 (60.47%) Windows
5 23 (53.49%) VMware
5 23 (53.49%) PowerShell
6 16 (37.21%) Reverse Engineering
6 16 (37.21%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (34.88%) Windows Server
7 15 (34.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (34.88%) Confluence
7 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (34.88%) JIRA
8 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
8 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (25.58%) Finance
10 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (20.93%) CCNA
11 9 (20.93%) Cisco
11 9 (20.93%) Oracle
11 9 (20.93%) MCSA
11 9 (20.93%) Atlassian
12 8 (18.60%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (18.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (18.60%) Marketing
12 8 (18.60%) Manufacturing
12 8 (18.60%) Electronics
12 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
12 8 (18.60%) Programme Management

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 15 (34.88%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) PaaS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) DMZ
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
1 2 (4.65%) Skype
2 1 (2.33%) DHCP
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) VPN
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Zeppelin
2 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 15 (34.88%) JIRA
2 2 (4.65%) MSI
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Electronics
2 8 (18.60%) Manufacturing
2 8 (18.60%) Marketing
2 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) REST
2 1 (2.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.95%) Private Cloud
3 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.98%) PKI
4 3 (6.98%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.33%) RIA
5 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.33%) VMS
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (37.21%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (37.21%) Reverse Engineering
3 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (18.60%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (18.60%) Programme Management
5 7 (16.28%) Deployment Automation
5 7 (16.28%) NsoIT
5 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.63%) ITSM
7 4 (9.30%) Migration
8 3 (6.98%) ITIL
9 2 (4.65%) Acceptance Criteria
9 2 (4.65%) ITIL V3
9 2 (4.65%) Task Automation
9 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
10 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.65%) C
2 2 (4.65%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (74.42%) Security Cleared
2 30 (69.77%) SC Cleared
3 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (20.93%) CCNA
4 9 (20.93%) MCSA
5 8 (18.60%) MCSE
5 8 (18.60%) OCA
5 8 (18.60%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (18.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) CCNP
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.33%) HDFS
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) PowerCLI
1 8 (18.60%) vCenter Server
2 6 (13.95%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) VMware
2 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.93%) Atlassian
3 9 (20.93%) Cisco
3 9 (20.93%) Oracle
4 8 (18.60%) SAP
5 6 (13.95%) Remedy
6 4 (9.30%) Citrix
7 1 (2.33%) Apple
7 1 (2.33%) Hortonworks