Period
to 22 August 2019

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 August 2019 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 122 151
Rank change year-on-year +68 +29 -39
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 152 80 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.70% 1.63% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 1.85% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 60 23
Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £358 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +3.62% +6.15%
10th Percentile £281 £212 £205
90th Percentile £550 £525 £503
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £21.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +51.79% -29.11%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +62.79% -18.10% +11.70%

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 3,557 4,334 3,636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.59% 88.18% 86.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,367 2,902 2,373
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £263 £280 £263
90th Percentile £575 £545 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 125 89
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +25.00% -3.45%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.92 £8.78
90th Percentile £35.45 £42.95 £38.70
England median hourly rate £24.92 £21.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year +17.25% -9.57% +1.08%

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 August 2019.

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 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
South Yorkshire +39 71 £468 +13.45% 3
West Yorkshire +46 67 £375 -13.04% 36
North Yorkshire +2 10 £319 +16.97% 8
Infrastructure Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 91 (59.87%) Windows
2 61 (40.13%) VMware
3 58 (38.16%) Active Directory
4 56 (36.84%) Finance
4 56 (36.84%) DevOps
5 54 (35.53%) Python
6 52 (34.21%) Change Management
7 50 (32.89%) Microsoft
7 50 (32.89%) Windows Server
8 41 (26.97%) Financial Institution
8 41 (26.97%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 40 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (25.00%) Release Management
10 38 (25.00%) Process Improvement
11 33 (21.71%) Jenkins
12 32 (21.05%) GitHub
12 32 (21.05%) SQL
13 31 (20.39%) Ansible
14 30 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (19.08%) Linux
16 28 (18.42%) PowerShell
17 27 (17.76%) Office 365
18 26 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
18 26 (17.11%) SQL Server
19 25 (16.45%) Azure
20 23 (15.13%) Data Centre
21 22 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
21 22 (14.47%) DNS
22 20 (13.16%) Firewall
23 19 (12.50%) vSphere

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 17 (11.18%) MS Exchange
2 16 (10.53%) Confluence
3 11 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.92%) Jupyter
4 9 (5.92%) OpenStack
5 8 (5.26%) IIS
6 7 (4.61%) Apache
7 5 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.97%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.97%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 32 (21.05%) GitHub
2 27 (17.76%) Office 365
3 25 (16.45%) Azure
4 9 (5.92%) GCP
5 7 (4.61%) AWS
6 6 (3.95%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.97%) Amazon ECS
7 3 (1.97%) Amazon EKS
7 3 (1.97%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (1.97%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.97%) Route 53
7 3 (1.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.66%) IaaS
8 1 (0.66%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.66%) PaaS
8 1 (0.66%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.47%) DNS
2 20 (13.16%) Firewall
3 14 (9.21%) SAN
4 11 (7.24%) NAS
5 8 (5.26%) DHCP
5 8 (5.26%) LAN
5 8 (5.26%) VPN
5 8 (5.26%) WAN
6 7 (4.61%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.63%) DMZ
7 4 (2.63%) VSAN
8 3 (1.97%) HTTP
9 2 (1.32%) Broadband
9 2 (1.32%) DKIM
9 2 (1.32%) DMARC
9 2 (1.32%) SMTP
9 2 (1.32%) SNMP
9 2 (1.32%) VLAN
9 2 (1.32%) VoIP
9 2 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.92%) Big Data
2 9 (5.92%) BigQuery
3 8 (5.26%) DB2
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.97%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.66%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 33 (21.71%) Jenkins
2 16 (10.53%) JIRA
3 9 (5.92%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.92%) Gradle
3 9 (5.92%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (3.95%) MSTest
4 6 (3.95%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.95%) Visual Studio Code
5 3 (1.97%) GitLab
5 3 (1.97%) Jasmine
5 3 (1.97%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (1.97%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.32%) WinDbg
General
1 56 (36.84%) Finance
2 41 (26.97%) Financial Institution
3 13 (8.55%) Retail
4 10 (6.58%) Banking
5 7 (4.61%) Publishing
6 4 (2.63%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.66%) Law
8 1 (0.66%) Military
8 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (49.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 46 (30.26%) Developer
3 38 (25.00%) Python Developer
4 16 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 15 (9.87%) Lead Developer
6 11 (7.24%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (7.24%) VMware Engineer
7 10 (6.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.58%) Windows Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) Server Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (4.61%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) Technical Specialist
10 6 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.18%) Swagger
2 10 (6.58%) JSON
2 10 (6.58%) RESTful
3 9 (5.92%) NumPy
3 9 (5.92%) Pandas
3 9 (5.92%) PySpark
3 9 (5.92%) scikit-learn
4 7 (4.61%) jQuery
5 3 (1.97%) Angular 2
5 3 (1.97%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.97%) CSS
5 3 (1.97%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (1.97%) Flask
5 3 (1.97%) HTML
5 3 (1.97%) Sass
5 3 (1.97%) X-Windows
6 2 (1.32%) .NET
6 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.32%) Middleware
7 1 (0.66%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.13%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.87%) Clustering
3 12 (7.89%) Blog
4 8 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.29%) Replication
6 4 (2.63%) EMC VMAX
6 4 (2.63%) EMC VNX
6 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.97%) PKI
8 2 (1.32%) Handset
9 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.66%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.66%) iPad
9 1 (0.66%) iPhone
9 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.66%) NHS
9 1 (0.66%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.66%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 91 (59.87%) Windows
2 50 (32.89%) Windows Server
3 29 (19.08%) Linux
4 26 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (6.58%) Windows 10
7 8 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (4.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (3.95%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.63%) SUSE
11 3 (1.97%) CentOS
11 3 (1.97%) Unix
12 1 (0.66%) Android
12 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.66%) Solaris
12 1 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (36.84%) DevOps
2 52 (34.21%) Change Management
3 41 (26.97%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 40 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 38 (25.00%) Release Management
6 13 (8.55%) Software Engineering
7 12 (7.89%) Open Source
7 12 (7.89%) Prototyping
7 12 (7.89%) Web Development
8 10 (6.58%) ITIL
9 9 (5.92%) Analytics
9 9 (5.92%) Big Data Analytics
9 9 (5.92%) Data Analytics
9 9 (5.92%) Project Delivery
10 8 (5.26%) Configuration Management
11 7 (4.61%) Data Analysis
11 7 (4.61%) Data Management
11 7 (4.61%) Database Security
11 7 (4.61%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 54 (35.53%) Python
2 32 (21.05%) SQL
3 28 (18.42%) PowerShell
4 16 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 10 (6.58%) JavaScript
6 9 (5.92%) R
6 9 (5.92%) Shell Script
7 7 (4.61%) Perl
7 7 (4.61%) PHP
7 7 (4.61%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.29%) C#
9 4 (2.63%) VB
10 3 (1.97%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.24%) MCSE
3 8 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (3.95%) CCNP
6 4 (2.63%) MCP
7 3 (1.97%) CCNA
7 3 (1.97%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.32%) CCDA
8 2 (1.32%) CCSP
8 2 (1.32%) CCVP
8 2 (1.32%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.32%) VCP6
9 1 (0.66%) HNC
9 1 (0.66%) HND
9 1 (0.66%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.66%) GDPR
2 1 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 58 (38.16%) Active Directory
2 30 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (12.50%) vSphere
4 6 (3.95%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.95%) XenApp
5 5 (3.29%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 5 (3.29%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (2.63%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.97%) Docker
7 3 (1.97%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.32%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (20.39%) Ansible
2 19 (12.50%) SCCM
3 11 (7.24%) Puppet
4 9 (5.92%) Nagios
5 7 (4.61%) WMI
6 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (2.63%) EMC VPLEX
7 4 (2.63%) Perfmon
7 4 (2.63%) SCOM
8 3 (1.97%) Grafana
8 3 (1.97%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.97%) Packer
8 3 (1.97%) Prometheus
8 3 (1.97%) Terraform
8 3 (1.97%) vCenter Server
9 2 (1.32%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (1.32%) vRealize
10 1 (0.66%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.66%) Netcool
Vendors
1 61 (40.13%) VMware
2 50 (32.89%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.53%) Cisco
4 15 (9.87%) HP
5 13 (8.55%) Citrix
5 13 (8.55%) MuleSoft
6 9 (5.92%) EMC
6 9 (5.92%) Google
6 9 (5.92%) Oracle
7 8 (5.26%) SAP
8 7 (4.61%) NetApp
9 6 (3.95%) 3PAR
10 5 (3.29%) Brocade
10 5 (3.29%) IBM
10 5 (3.29%) Veeam
11 2 (1.32%) Clearswift
11 2 (1.32%) Dell
11 2 (1.32%) McAfee
11 2 (1.32%) Mitel
11 2 (1.32%) Sybase