Period
to 19 January 2021

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 19 January 2021 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
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 86 56 127
Rank change year-on-year -30 +71 +19
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 17 112 73
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.22% 3.58% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 4.12% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 92 40
Median daily rate £299 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.15% -2.67% +23.46%
10th Percentile £213 £300 £214
90th Percentile £408 £549 £532
England median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +110.96% -14.12%
England median hourly rate £39.00 £21.00 £28.17
% change year-on-year +85.71% -25.45% -6.11%

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 1,194 2,716 4,212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 85.41% 86.72% 87.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 1,871 2,921
Median daily rate £425 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.59% +5.63%
10th Percentile £250 £286 £275
90th Percentile £588 £588 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 116 107
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £16.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.43% +3.40% -0.44%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.25 £10.30
90th Percentile £30.53 £32.88 £43.25
Median hourly rate £26.81 £20.79 £21.76
% change year-on-year +28.93% -4.46% -0.14%

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 19 January 2021.

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 19 January 2021. 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 -26 10 £298 -15.00% 34
South Yorkshire +13 6 £315 -33.68% 5
North Yorkshire 0 1 - - 4
Infrastructure Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, 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 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 8 (47.06%) Azure
4 7 (41.18%) Office 365
5 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
5 6 (35.29%) Firewall
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
7 4 (23.53%) Python
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) Veeam
7 4 (23.53%) AWS
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
8 3 (17.65%) Change Management
8 3 (17.65%) LAN
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 3 (17.65%) SAN
9 2 (11.76%) HP
9 2 (11.76%) Dell
9 2 (11.76%) Citrix
9 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
9 2 (11.76%) SQL
9 2 (11.76%) VBA
9 2 (11.76%) WLAN
9 2 (11.76%) WAN
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco
9 2 (11.76%) SharePoint

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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Azure
2 7 (41.18%) Office 365
3 4 (23.53%) AWS
4 2 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) WLAN
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.88%) MPLS
4 1 (5.88%) Skype
4 1 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Hudson
General
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) Public Sector
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Change Management
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
1 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) API Integration
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.88%) Server Building
3 1 (5.88%) Server Management
3 1 (5.88%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VBA
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Veeam
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) Dell
3 2 (11.76%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Infoblox
4 1 (5.88%) Aruba
4 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
4 1 (5.88%) Hitachi
4 1 (5.88%) Huawei
4 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.88%) Polycom
4 1 (5.88%) Sage
4 1 (5.88%) Splunk
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec