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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 74 109 104
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 53 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.20% 0.55% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 0.59% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 4 8
Median daily rate £375 £375 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £350 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.25 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-19.82% +38.09%
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
2228 2367 2347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.41% 93.19% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1176 1213 1139
Median daily rate £408 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.94% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 79 80
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.55 £18.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.83% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £39.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Bracknell +12 22 £450 +12.50% 2
Reading +6 18 £305 - 1
Wokingham -4 3 £230 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 40 (56.34%) Windows
2 35 (49.30%) Linux
3 33 (46.48%) Windows Server
4 29 (40.85%) Active Directory
5 27 (38.03%) VMware
6 24 (33.80%) IBM
6 24 (33.80%) DevOps
7 21 (29.58%) Jenkins
7 21 (29.58%) DNS
7 21 (29.58%) Middleware
8 20 (28.17%) Ansible
8 20 (28.17%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (25.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
9 18 (25.35%) DHCP
10 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
10 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
11 16 (22.54%) SQL
11 16 (22.54%) Citrix
11 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (21.13%) WebSphere
12 15 (21.13%) Vagrant
12 15 (21.13%) MS Exchange
13 14 (19.72%) Sonatype Nexus
14 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
14 13 (18.31%) Tomcat
15 12 (16.90%) Unix
15 12 (16.90%) WebSphere Application Server
15 12 (16.90%) WAN
15 12 (16.90%) Firewall

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 15 (21.13%) MS Exchange
1 15 (21.13%) WebSphere
2 13 (18.31%) Tomcat
3 12 (16.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (14.08%) WebLogic
5 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (4.23%) Live Communications Server
7 3 (4.23%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.82%) Apache
8 2 (2.82%) Confluence
8 2 (2.82%) IIS
9 1 (1.41%) JBoss
9 1 (1.41%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Office 365
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.23%) PaaS
3 3 (4.23%) SaaS
4 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (29.58%) DNS
2 18 (25.35%) DHCP
3 12 (16.90%) Firewall
3 12 (16.90%) WAN
4 11 (15.49%) VPN
5 10 (14.08%) LAN
6 9 (12.68%) SAN
7 8 (11.27%) Network Security
7 8 (11.27%) VLAN
8 7 (9.86%) IPsec
9 6 (8.45%) MPLS
10 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.82%) LDAP
11 2 (2.82%) Skype
12 1 (1.41%) IMAP
12 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.41%) Kerberos
12 1 (1.41%) NetScaler
12 1 (1.41%) SMTP
12 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) MS Access
2 3 (4.23%) MySQL
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Jenkins
2 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
3 15 (21.13%) Vagrant
4 14 (19.72%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (5.63%) Maven
6 2 (2.82%) Ant
6 2 (2.82%) JIRA
7 1 (1.41%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.41%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.41%) Serena SBM
7 1 (1.41%) Subversion
7 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (14.08%) Retail
2 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.23%) Finance
4 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.58%) Middleware
2 10 (14.08%) JMS
2 10 (14.08%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (11.27%) JSON
4 2 (2.82%) MSMQ
5 1 (1.41%) .NET
5 1 (1.41%) AppFabric
5 1 (1.41%) LAMP
5 1 (1.41%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.41%) MAPI
5 1 (1.41%) OAuth2
5 1 (1.41%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Private Cloud
2 10 (14.08%) Clustering
3 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.23%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.23%) FMCG
3 3 (4.23%) Statistics
3 3 (4.23%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.82%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) AS400
5 1 (1.41%) iSeries
5 1 (1.41%) PKI
5 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 40 (56.34%) Windows
2 35 (49.30%) Linux
3 33 (46.48%) Windows Server
4 18 (25.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (16.90%) Unix
6 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.04%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.23%) Windows Phone
9 3 (4.23%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.82%) Solaris
11 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.80%) DevOps
2 20 (28.17%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (16.90%) Change Management
4 11 (15.49%) Migration
5 9 (12.68%) Configuration Management
5 9 (12.68%) High Availability
6 5 (7.04%) ITIL
6 5 (7.04%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.63%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.63%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (5.63%) Web Filtering
8 3 (4.23%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.23%) Email Filtering
8 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.23%) Network Design
8 3 (4.23%) Open Source
8 3 (4.23%) Project Management
8 3 (4.23%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.54%) SQL
2 11 (15.49%) Python
3 8 (11.27%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.82%) Java
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) C#
6 1 (1.41%) C++
6 1 (1.41%) C-shell
6 1 (1.41%) Delphi
6 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.86%) CCNA
2 7 (9.86%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (8.45%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.63%) CCNP
5 3 (4.23%) CCA
5 3 (4.23%) CCIE
5 3 (4.23%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.82%) Degree
7 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.41%) VCP5
7 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (40.85%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.27%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (11.27%) XenApp
4 6 (8.45%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.82%) vSphere
5 2 (2.82%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.41%) Docker
6 1 (1.41%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (28.17%) Ansible
2 5 (7.04%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.23%) Netcool
3 3 (4.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.23%) Puppet
3 3 (4.23%) SCCM
3 3 (4.23%) Unicenter
3 3 (4.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (2.82%) SCOM
5 1 (1.41%) cPanel
5 1 (1.41%) Nagios
5 1 (1.41%) Scalr
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) VMware
2 24 (33.80%) IBM
3 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
4 16 (22.54%) Citrix
5 8 (11.27%) Cisco
6 5 (7.04%) Veritas
7 4 (5.63%) EMC
7 4 (5.63%) Oracle
7 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.23%) HP
8 3 (4.23%) Huawei
8 3 (4.23%) Meridio
8 3 (4.23%) Mitel
8 3 (4.23%) NetApp
9 1 (1.41%) F5
9 1 (1.41%) Kaspersky
9 1 (1.41%) Lumension
9 1 (1.41%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.41%) Seapine
9 1 (1.41%) Splunk
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £250 - £269 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago