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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 88 102 86
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 21 15 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.07% 0.61% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.67% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 15
Median daily rate £350 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £406 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%

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
1812 2226 2349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.40% 90.30% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 1138 1215
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 120 50
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 11 £350 -15.15% 3
Reading +10 3 £363 +45.00% 5
Newbury - 2 £193 -
Maidenhead - 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 28 (57.14%) VMware
3 22 (44.90%) Active Directory
4 19 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (38.78%) Windows Server
5 15 (30.61%) AirWatch
6 12 (24.49%) PowerShell
7 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (22.45%) Citrix
7 11 (22.45%) VBScript
8 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
8 10 (20.41%) Retail
9 9 (18.37%) Problem Management
9 9 (18.37%) Windows 10
9 9 (18.37%) Android
10 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (16.33%) Apple iOS
10 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
11 7 (14.29%) Windows CE
11 7 (14.29%) Cisco
11 7 (14.29%) SCCM
12 6 (12.24%) Ansible
12 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
12 6 (12.24%) DevOps
12 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
12 6 (12.24%) IBM
13 5 (10.20%) HP
13 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
13 5 (10.20%) SQL
13 5 (10.20%) Linux

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 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
1 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.04%) IaaS
3 1 (2.04%) PaaS
3 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) DNS
1 4 (8.16%) Firewall
1 4 (8.16%) LAN
1 4 (8.16%) SAN
1 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.12%) DHCP
2 3 (6.12%) WAN
3 2 (4.08%) HTTP
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) VLAN
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.04%) DMZ
4 1 (2.04%) FTP
4 1 (2.04%) LDAP
4 1 (2.04%) NAS
4 1 (2.04%) SMTP
4 1 (2.04%) SSL
4 1 (2.04%) Telnet
4 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
1 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.20%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.04%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) JUnit
4 1 (2.04%) Maven
4 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.04%) TestNG
General
1 10 (20.41%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Law
2 1 (2.04%) Legal
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) JSON
2 4 (8.16%) JMS
2 4 (8.16%) Middleware
2 4 (8.16%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
1 5 (10.20%) Private Cloud
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Windows Server
3 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.37%) Android
4 9 (18.37%) Windows 10
5 8 (16.33%) Apple iOS
5 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (14.29%) Windows CE
7 5 (10.20%) Linux
7 5 (10.20%) Unix
8 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.04%) Solaris
10 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) Problem Management
2 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
3 6 (12.24%) DevOps
4 5 (10.20%) ITIL
5 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.16%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.12%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (6.12%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.08%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (2.04%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (2.04%) Email Management
8 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 1 (2.04%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.04%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) PowerShell
2 11 (22.45%) VBScript
3 5 (10.20%) Python
3 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
3 5 (10.20%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) MCSE
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (44.90%) Active Directory
2 19 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (2.04%) Firmware
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) AirWatch
2 7 (14.29%) SCCM
3 6 (12.24%) Ansible
4 2 (4.08%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.04%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (2.04%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.04%) OpenView
5 1 (2.04%) Puppet
5 1 (2.04%) SCOM
5 1 (2.04%) Terraform
5 1 (2.04%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (57.14%) VMware
2 11 (22.45%) Citrix
3 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.29%) Cisco
5 6 (12.24%) IBM
6 5 (10.20%) HP
7 3 (6.12%) F5
7 3 (6.12%) Symantec
8 2 (4.08%) EMC
8 2 (4.08%) Veeam
9 1 (2.04%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.04%) Apple
9 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.04%) Dell
9 1 (2.04%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.04%) Juniper
9 1 (2.04%) MobileIron
9 1 (2.04%) NetApp
9 1 (2.04%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.04%) Sonatype
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