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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 92 108 94
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 13 17 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 0.68% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.73% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 16
Median daily rate £313 £250 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £405 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +96.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.58%

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
1881 2319 2605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.21% 92.13% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 1235 1294
Median daily rate £417 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 93 74
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +9 7 £313 -24.24% 2
Slough +9 1 £350 +28.44%
Reading +2 1 £225 -10.00% 6
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 27 (65.85%) Windows
2 25 (60.98%) VMware
3 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
4 17 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (39.02%) Windows Server
6 14 (34.15%) AirWatch
7 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
7 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (26.83%) Citrix
7 11 (26.83%) VBScript
8 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
8 9 (21.95%) Retail
8 9 (21.95%) Problem Management
8 9 (21.95%) Windows 10
9 8 (19.51%) Android
10 7 (17.07%) Apple iOS
10 7 (17.07%) SCCM
10 7 (17.07%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (14.63%) LAN
12 5 (12.20%) Cisco
12 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
12 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
13 4 (9.76%) Office 365
13 4 (9.76%) Desktop Virtualisation
13 4 (9.76%) HP
13 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
13 4 (9.76%) DNS
13 4 (9.76%) WAN
13 4 (9.76%) ITIL

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 2 (4.88%) IIS
1 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.44%) IaaS
3 1 (2.44%) PaaS
3 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) LAN
2 4 (9.76%) DNS
2 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.76%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) DHCP
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) HTTP
3 2 (4.88%) SAN
4 1 (2.44%) FTP
4 1 (2.44%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) LDAP
4 1 (2.44%) NAS
4 1 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.44%) SSL
4 1 (2.44%) Telnet
4 1 (2.44%) VLAN
4 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) JUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Maven
3 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.44%) TestNG
3 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (21.95%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Law
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) JSON
2 1 (2.44%) JMS
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
3 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Windows Server
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (21.95%) Windows 10
5 8 (19.51%) Android
6 7 (17.07%) Apple iOS
6 7 (17.07%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.32%) Linux
7 3 (7.32%) Unix
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.44%) Solaris
9 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Problem Management
2 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
3 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.76%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 4 (9.76%) ITIL
4 3 (7.32%) DevOps
4 3 (7.32%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.88%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (4.88%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.44%) Network Design
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.44%) Statistics
6 1 (2.44%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
1 11 (26.83%) VBScript
2 3 (7.32%) SQL
3 2 (4.88%) Python
3 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) MCSE
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 17 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.44%) Firmware
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) AirWatch
2 7 (17.07%) SCCM
3 3 (7.32%) Ansible
4 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.44%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) OpenView
5 1 (2.44%) Puppet
5 1 (2.44%) SCOM
5 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) VMware
2 11 (26.83%) Citrix
3 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco
5 4 (9.76%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) F5
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) Symantec
6 2 (4.88%) Veeam
7 1 (2.44%) Apple
7 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.44%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.44%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.44%) Samsung
7 1 (2.44%) Sonatype
Bracknell, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
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