The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 83 100 114
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 42 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.79% 0.78% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 0.84% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 7
Median daily rate £275 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £179 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £388 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £317 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
-2.61% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.87 £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-43.93% +41.81%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2156 2367 2336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.78% 92.21% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1147 1272 1107
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £224 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 105 61
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.53 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% +23.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 16 £248 -23.84% 1
Bracknell +3 15 £475 +156.06% 2
Slough +9 1 £325 -2.98% 1
Newbury -3 1 - -
Wokingham -9 1 £230 +84.00%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Infrastructure Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (50.65%) Linux
2 38 (49.35%) Windows
3 30 (38.96%) Windows Server
4 28 (36.36%) IBM
5 27 (35.06%) VMware
5 27 (35.06%) DevOps
6 25 (32.47%) Active Directory
7 24 (31.17%) Middleware
7 24 (31.17%) Jenkins
8 23 (29.87%) Ansible
8 23 (29.87%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (27.27%) Git (software)
10 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
10 19 (24.68%) SQL
11 18 (23.38%) DNS
11 18 (23.38%) Citrix
11 18 (23.38%) Vagrant
12 17 (22.08%) Sonatype Nexus
13 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (20.78%) Tomcat
13 16 (20.78%) Python
14 15 (19.48%) Unix
14 15 (19.48%) Firewall
14 15 (19.48%) WebSphere
14 15 (19.48%) Private Cloud
15 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
15 14 (18.18%) DHCP
16 13 (16.88%) WAN
16 13 (16.88%) WebLogic

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 16 (20.78%) Tomcat
2 15 (19.48%) WebSphere
3 13 (16.88%) WebLogic
4 12 (15.58%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.90%) Live Communications Server
7 3 (3.90%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.60%) Apache
8 2 (2.60%) Confluence
9 1 (1.30%) IIS
9 1 (1.30%) JBoss
9 1 (1.30%) nginx
9 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Office 365
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.90%) PaaS
3 3 (3.90%) SaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.38%) DNS
2 15 (19.48%) Firewall
3 14 (18.18%) DHCP
4 13 (16.88%) WAN
5 11 (14.29%) LAN
5 11 (14.29%) VPN
6 9 (11.69%) VLAN
7 8 (10.39%) Network Security
8 7 (9.09%) IPsec
8 7 (9.09%) SAN
9 6 (7.79%) MPLS
10 3 (3.90%) LDAP
10 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.60%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.60%) Skype
12 1 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (1.30%) FCoE
12 1 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) MS Access
2 3 (3.90%) MySQL
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (31.17%) Jenkins
2 21 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 18 (23.38%) Vagrant
4 17 (22.08%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (5.19%) Maven
6 2 (2.60%) Ant
6 2 (2.60%) JIRA
7 1 (1.30%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.30%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.30%) Serena SBM
7 1 (1.30%) Subversion
7 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (14.29%) Retail
2 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.90%) Finance
4 1 (1.30%) Electronics
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.17%) Middleware
2 13 (16.88%) JMS
2 13 (16.88%) RabbitMQ
3 11 (14.29%) JSON
4 2 (2.60%) MSMQ
4 2 (2.60%) SailPoint
5 1 (1.30%) .NET
5 1 (1.30%) AppFabric
5 1 (1.30%) LAMP
5 1 (1.30%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.30%) MAPI
5 1 (1.30%) OAuth2
5 1 (1.30%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Private Cloud
2 8 (10.39%) Clustering
3 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.49%) Statistics
5 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.90%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.90%) FMCG
5 3 (3.90%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.60%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.30%) AS400
7 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.30%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.30%) iSeries
7 1 (1.30%) PKI
7 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (50.65%) Linux
2 38 (49.35%) Windows
3 30 (38.96%) Windows Server
4 21 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (19.48%) Unix
7 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
9 5 (6.49%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.90%) Solaris
10 3 (3.90%) Windows Phone
11 2 (2.60%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) DevOps
2 23 (29.87%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (15.58%) Configuration Management
4 10 (12.99%) High Availability
5 9 (11.69%) Change Management
5 9 (11.69%) Migration
6 8 (10.39%) ITIL
7 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
8 6 (7.79%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.19%) Network Design
10 3 (3.90%) Business Continuity
10 3 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (3.90%) Data Protection
10 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.90%) Email Filtering
10 3 (3.90%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (3.90%) Open Source
10 3 (3.90%) SIEM
10 3 (3.90%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.68%) SQL
2 16 (20.78%) Python
3 11 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 8 (10.39%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.49%) Java
6 3 (3.90%) Ruby
7 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.30%) C
8 1 (1.30%) C#
8 1 (1.30%) C++
8 1 (1.30%) C-shell
8 1 (1.30%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.39%) DV Cleared
3 7 (9.09%) CCNA
3 7 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.19%) CCNP
5 3 (3.90%) CCA
5 3 (3.90%) CCIE
5 3 (3.90%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.60%) Degree
7 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.30%) MCSE
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (32.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.69%) XenApp
4 7 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.19%) vSphere
6 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.60%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.30%) Docker
8 1 (1.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.30%) NFS
8 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (29.87%) Ansible
2 6 (7.79%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.90%) Netcool
3 3 (3.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.90%) Puppet
3 3 (3.90%) Unicenter
3 3 (3.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (2.60%) SCCM
4 2 (2.60%) SCOM
5 1 (1.30%) cPanel
5 1 (1.30%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (1.30%) Nagios
5 1 (1.30%) Scalr
5 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (36.36%) IBM
2 27 (35.06%) VMware
3 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
4 18 (23.38%) Citrix
5 11 (14.29%) Cisco
6 7 (9.09%) Veritas
7 4 (5.19%) EMC
7 4 (5.19%) HP
7 4 (5.19%) NetApp
7 4 (5.19%) Oracle
7 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.90%) Huawei
8 3 (3.90%) Meridio
8 3 (3.90%) Mitel
9 2 (2.60%) F5
9 2 (2.60%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.60%) Juniper
10 1 (1.30%) ATG
10 1 (1.30%) SAP
10 1 (1.30%) Serena
Bracknell, Berkshire
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