Period
to 20 February 2019

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £238 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 February 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 Support Engineer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 191 190 186
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 +26
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.086% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.090% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Yorkshire median daily rate £238 £281 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.56% -2.17% -
10th Percentile £200 £242 £226
90th Percentile £358 £311 £339
England median daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.50 - -
England median hourly rate £32.50 £20.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +56.63% +9.21% -75.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,667 4,439 4,462
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 95.90% 96.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,159 2,933 2,826
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.00%
10th Percentile £260 £233 £234
90th Percentile £563 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 163 206
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +7.14% +1.38%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.85 £9.78
90th Percentile £33.75 £40.00 £26.25
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +1.08% -

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Support Engineer
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 Support Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
West Yorkshire +9 8 £238 -17.39% 2
Infrastructure Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, Infrastructure Support 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 Yorkshire region featuring Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Storage Management
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) Service Management

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) Skype
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Storage Management
3 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (12.50%) CAD
4 1 (12.50%) Email Filtering
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCSM
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Lotus
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Trend Micro