Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 142 113
Rank change year-on-year +30 -29 -14
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 84 37 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.69% 0.89% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 1.04% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 28 93
Yorkshire median daily rate £370 £306 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.82% -5.77% -
10th Percentile £209 £197 £242
90th Percentile £527 £493 £585
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.25 £14.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.79% -42.86% -2.00%
10th Percentile £20.63 £13.50 £16.35
90th Percentile £21.88 £14.50 £32.05
England median hourly rate £22.26 £18.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year +20.32% -24.49% -28.99%

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 4,320 3,557 4,942
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 87.11% 85.26% 86.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,899 2,342 3,309
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £270
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 95 115
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.61% -3.73% +6.31%
10th Percentile £10.75 £8.89 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.50 £32.65 £42.15
England median hourly rate £20.90 £23.14 £22.84
% change year-on-year -9.70% +1.31% +3.82%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor 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 22 September 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
West Yorkshire +14 55 £413 +17.86% 32
North Yorkshire +4 13 £250 -9.09% 13
South Yorkshire +2 13 £413 +83.33% 15
East Yorkshire - 1 £200 -
Infrastructure Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 (55.95%) Windows
2 40 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 36 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 35 (41.67%) VMware
4 35 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 31 (36.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 30 (35.71%) Linux
7 23 (27.38%) PowerShell
8 21 (25.00%) Firewall
9 19 (22.62%) MS Exchange
10 16 (19.05%) SAN
11 14 (16.67%) DNS
12 13 (15.48%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (15.48%) Puppet
12 13 (15.48%) TCP/IP
12 13 (15.48%) Python
13 12 (14.29%) ITIL
13 12 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
14 11 (13.10%) Security Cleared
14 11 (13.10%) DevOps
15 10 (11.90%) Cybersecurity
15 10 (11.90%) Big Data
15 10 (11.90%) Hadoop
15 10 (11.90%) Cisco
16 9 (10.71%) CA
16 9 (10.71%) Finance
16 9 (10.71%) BC Cleared
16 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (10.71%) Elasticsearch

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 19 (22.62%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.14%) Skype for Business
5 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.19%) IIS
7 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (15.48%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (4.76%) Office 365
5 2 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.38%) IaaS
5 2 (2.38%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.38%) PaaS
5 2 (2.38%) SaaS
6 1 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.00%) Firewall
2 16 (19.05%) SAN
3 14 (16.67%) DNS
4 13 (15.48%) TCP/IP
5 8 (9.52%) DHCP
5 8 (9.52%) NAS
5 8 (9.52%) VPN
6 7 (8.33%) LAN
6 7 (8.33%) WAN
7 6 (7.14%) SSL
8 5 (5.95%) IPsec
8 5 (5.95%) MPLS
9 4 (4.76%) Skype
9 4 (4.76%) VoIP
10 3 (3.57%) FCoE
10 3 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (3.57%) H.323
10 3 (3.57%) OSPF
10 3 (3.57%) Wireless
10 3 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) Big Data
1 10 (11.90%) Hadoop
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.19%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 9 (10.71%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.95%) Retail
4 2 (2.38%) Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.38%) Marketing
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
5 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (78.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (16.67%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Azure Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Infrastructure Support
5 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Server Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.38%) Middleware
3 1 (1.19%) .NET
3 1 (1.19%) Node.js
3 1 (1.19%) VXML
3 1 (1.19%) Web Services
3 1 (1.19%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Clustering
2 6 (7.14%) CMDB
3 5 (5.95%) PKI
4 4 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.76%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.57%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.38%) iSeries
6 2 (2.38%) Replication
6 2 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.19%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.19%) EPoS
7 1 (1.19%) IVR
7 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (55.95%) Windows
2 35 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 30 (35.71%) Linux
4 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.95%) Unix
6 5 (5.95%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.38%) CentOS
7 2 (2.38%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.19%) AIX
8 1 (1.19%) HPUX
8 1 (1.19%) Solaris
8 1 (1.19%) SUSE
8 1 (1.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.29%) ITIL
2 11 (13.10%) DevOps
3 10 (11.90%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.14%) Change Management
5 6 (7.14%) Server Building
6 5 (5.95%) Proactive Management
6 5 (5.95%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (4.76%) Migration
7 4 (4.76%) PLM
7 4 (4.76%) Service Management
7 4 (4.76%) Storage Management
8 3 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (3.57%) Network Architecture
8 3 (3.57%) Project Management
8 3 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.38%) PowerShell
2 13 (15.48%) Python
3 5 (5.95%) SQL
4 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.38%) VB
4 2 (2.38%) VBScript
5 1 (1.19%) C
5 1 (1.19%) C++
5 1 (1.19%) Java
5 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.71%) BC Cleared
3 7 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.14%) CCNA
5 4 (4.76%) CCNP
5 4 (4.76%) MCSA
5 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.57%) MCSE
7 2 (2.38%) MCP
7 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.19%) CCDP
8 1 (1.19%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (1.19%) CISM
8 1 (1.19%) Degree
8 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.19%) VCP5
8 1 (1.19%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 36 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 31 (36.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.95%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (4.76%) Docker
5 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.38%) vSphere
7 1 (1.19%) Firmware
7 1 (1.19%) KVM
7 1 (1.19%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 13 (15.48%) Puppet
2 8 (9.52%) SCCM
3 6 (7.14%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (4.76%) Terraform
5 3 (3.57%) vCenter Server
5 3 (3.57%) vRealize
5 3 (3.57%) WSUS
6 2 (2.38%) Ansible
6 2 (2.38%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.19%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.19%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 35 (41.67%) VMware
3 10 (11.90%) Cisco
4 9 (10.71%) CA
5 6 (7.14%) Citrix
5 6 (7.14%) HP
6 5 (5.95%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.76%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.57%) Aruba
8 3 (3.57%) Atlassian
8 3 (3.57%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.57%) Meraki
8 3 (3.57%) NetApp
8 3 (3.57%) Remedy
8 3 (3.57%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.38%) Google
9 2 (2.38%) McAfee
9 2 (2.38%) Veeam
10 1 (1.19%) Cadence
10 1 (1.19%) Genesys