Period
to 20 August 2019

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 73 80
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 51 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.77% 1.64% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 1.74% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 11 8
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £375 £249
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +50.75% -17.08%
10th Percentile £359 £263 £219
90th Percentile £563 £469 £345
South West median daily rate £375 £325 £289
% change year-on-year +15.38% +12.55% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £33.45 - £41.50

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 1,708 1,206 1,271
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.88% 93.93% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,122 784 811
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £588 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 54 36
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19.83 £14.39 £12.90
90th Percentile £49.13 £47.00 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £40.50 £37.25 £36.25
% change year-on-year +8.72% +2.76% +11.54%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -8 19 £488 +5.41% 1
Swindon -9 11 £444 +42.00% 1
Chippenham -8 4 £519 +72.92% 2
Trowbridge +2 3 £350 - 1
Salisbury -7 2 £425 +12.58% 6
Malmesbury - 2 - - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 50 (98.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 36 (70.59%) Windows
3 31 (60.78%) VMware
4 25 (49.02%) Active Directory
5 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 23 (45.10%) Windows Server
7 22 (43.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (35.29%) DNS
9 17 (33.33%) Security Cleared
10 15 (29.41%) PowerShell
10 15 (29.41%) SCCM
10 15 (29.41%) DHCP
10 15 (29.41%) SAN
11 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
11 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (25.49%) Office 365
12 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (23.53%) Cisco
14 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
14 10 (19.61%) Firewall
14 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
15 9 (17.65%) ITIL
15 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (17.65%) vCenter Server
15 9 (17.65%) Public Sector
16 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Automation
16 8 (15.69%) VMware ESXi
16 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification

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 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.76%) Confluence
4 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.84%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.96%) nginx
5 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) Office 365
2 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.80%) IaaS
3 5 (9.80%) PaaS
4 3 (5.88%) SaaS
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (3.92%) Apigee
5 2 (3.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.96%) Akamai
6 1 (1.96%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.96%) Serverless
6 1 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) DNS
2 15 (29.41%) DHCP
2 15 (29.41%) SAN
3 10 (19.61%) Firewall
4 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
4 7 (13.73%) VPN
5 5 (9.80%) Skype
6 4 (7.84%) VSAN
7 3 (5.88%) BGP
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (5.88%) Network Security
7 3 (5.88%) OSPF
7 3 (5.88%) WAN
7 3 (5.88%) Wireless
8 2 (3.92%) FTP
8 2 (3.92%) HTTP
8 2 (3.92%) NAS
8 2 (3.92%) SMTP
8 2 (3.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (7.84%) JIRA
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.92%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (17.65%) Public Sector
2 3 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Electronics
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) Software Packaging
2 2 (3.92%) LDAP
2 2 (3.92%) REST
2 2 (3.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Clustering
1 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.88%) PKI
2 3 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
4 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (70.59%) Windows
2 23 (45.10%) Windows Server
3 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (13.73%) Linux
6 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (7.84%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (98.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (17.65%) ITIL
4 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Automation
5 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.76%) Performance Testing
6 5 (9.80%) DevOps
6 5 (9.80%) Time Management
7 4 (7.84%) NsoIT
7 4 (7.84%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
8 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.88%) Migration
8 3 (5.88%) Network Virtualisation
8 3 (5.88%) Project Delivery
8 3 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.92%) Project Management
9 2 (3.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.92%) C#
2 2 (3.92%) Java
2 2 (3.92%) Python
2 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (13.73%) DV Cleared
5 5 (9.80%) CCNA
5 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.88%) CCDP
6 3 (5.88%) CCNP
6 3 (5.88%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) MCSA
7 2 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.92%) MCP
7 2 (3.92%) MCSE
7 2 (3.92%) OCA
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.96%) AWS Certification
8 1 (1.96%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (49.02%) Active Directory
2 22 (43.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
4 8 (15.69%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.84%) VMware NSX
6 2 (3.92%) DFS Replication
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.96%) Firmware
7 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) SCCM
2 9 (17.65%) vCenter Server
3 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (3.92%) Ansible
4 2 (3.92%) PowerCLI
5 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.96%) Packer
5 1 (1.96%) Puppet
5 1 (1.96%) SCOM
5 1 (1.96%) Terraform
5 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (60.78%) VMware
2 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 12 (23.53%) Cisco
4 6 (11.76%) HP
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle
6 3 (5.88%) Atlassian
6 3 (5.88%) Citrix
7 2 (3.92%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.92%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.92%) SAP
7 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.96%) Veeam