Period
to 1 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Engineering over the 6 months to 1 June 2020 with a comparison to the 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 Engineering
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 101 150
Rank change year-on-year +37 +49 -5
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 56 92 57
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.70% 2.04% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 2.38% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 63 48
Median daily rate £350 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +18.52% -10.00%
10th Percentile £225 £260 £213
90th Percentile £439 £550 £525
England median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.50 - -
England median hourly rate £34.50 £44.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -22.47% +87.37% -28.03%

Infrastructure Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,740 3,871 4,309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 84.02% 85.98% 87.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,115 2,562 2,852
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £300 £263 £269
90th Percentile £613 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 133 121
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.86 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.76% -20.94% +57.96%
10th Percentile £11.24 £11.17 £10.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate £28.75 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +15.00% +13.64% -12.00%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 1 June 2020. 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
West Yorkshire +43 31 £340 -6.21% 7
North Yorkshire +12 21 £400 +23.08% 4
South Yorkshire +7 2 £425 -1.16% 1
Infrastructure Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering.

1 47 (83.93%) Windows
2 36 (64.29%) VMware
3 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
4 30 (53.57%) Active Directory
4 30 (53.57%) Office 365
5 29 (51.79%) Azure
6 27 (48.21%) Windows Server
7 19 (33.93%) PowerShell
8 16 (28.57%) Linux
8 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2016
9 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (25.00%) SCCM
10 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (23.21%) SQL
11 13 (23.21%) DNS
12 12 (21.43%) Migration
13 11 (19.64%) AWS
14 10 (17.86%) SAN
14 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
14 10 (17.86%) Windows 10
15 9 (16.07%) Retail
16 8 (14.29%) McAfee
16 8 (14.29%) Finance
16 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
16 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
17 7 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
17 7 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
17 7 (12.50%) Project Delivery
18 6 (10.71%) Public Sector

Infrastructure Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 30 (53.57%) Office 365
2 29 (51.79%) Azure
3 11 (19.64%) AWS
4 4 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.57%) IaaS
5 2 (3.57%) PaaS
6 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.79%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) DNS
2 10 (17.86%) SAN
3 5 (8.93%) DHCP
4 4 (7.14%) NetScaler
5 3 (5.36%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.57%) Firewall
6 2 (3.57%) Internet
6 2 (3.57%) LAN
6 2 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.57%) SMTP
6 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.57%) VLAN
6 2 (3.57%) VPN
6 2 (3.57%) WAN
7 1 (1.79%) DKIM
7 1 (1.79%) DMARC
7 1 (1.79%) Skype
7 1 (1.79%) VSAN
7 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Hudson
General
1 9 (16.07%) Retail
2 8 (14.29%) Finance
3 6 (10.71%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Police
Job Titles
1 41 (73.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.57%) Server Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (5.36%) HP Storage
3 2 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (83.93%) Windows
2 27 (48.21%) Windows Server
3 16 (28.57%) Linux
3 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2016
4 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (17.86%) Windows 10
7 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
8 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Migration
2 7 (12.50%) Project Delivery
3 5 (8.93%) ITIL
4 4 (7.14%) Change Management
4 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.14%) DevOps
4 4 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (7.14%) Storage Management
4 4 (7.14%) Supplier Management
5 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Automation
5 3 (5.36%) Patch Management
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.36%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (5.36%) Project Management
5 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.36%) Test Automation
6 2 (3.57%) Email Filtering
6 2 (3.57%) Line Management
6 2 (3.57%) Server Management
6 2 (3.57%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) PowerShell
2 13 (23.21%) SQL
3 1 (1.79%) C
3 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) CCA
1 4 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (3.57%) CCNA
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (8.93%) XenApp
5 4 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.57%) vSphere
7 1 (1.79%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.79%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (25.00%) SCCM
2 7 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (10.71%) SCOM
3 6 (10.71%) WSUS
4 4 (7.14%) Puppet
4 4 (7.14%) Terraform
4 4 (7.14%) vCenter Server
5 2 (3.57%) Nagios
5 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.79%) Ansible
6 1 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 36 (64.29%) VMware
2 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.29%) McAfee
4 6 (10.71%) Citrix
4 6 (10.71%) HP
5 4 (7.14%) NetApp
6 2 (3.57%) Avaya
6 2 (3.57%) Clearswift
6 2 (3.57%) Dell
6 2 (3.57%) Forcepoint
6 2 (3.57%) Hitachi
6 2 (3.57%) Huawei
6 2 (3.57%) Symantec
6 2 (3.57%) Veeam
7 1 (1.79%) EMC
7 1 (1.79%) Isilon
7 1 (1.79%) Mitel
7 1 (1.79%) Qualys
7 1 (1.79%) Splunk
7 1 (1.79%) Twitter