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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 84 99 97
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 25 19 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.29% 0.75% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.82% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 16
Median daily rate £338 £316 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.71% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £258 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.60% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £33.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-2.96% +50.00%
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
1798 2324 2502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.82% 92.08% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 991 1205 1297
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 144 64
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +24.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.95 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.98 £47.50 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +14 12 £475 +48.43% 1
Reading +3 7 £325 +10.16% 4
Newbury - 2 £193 - 2
Slough - 1 £320 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 29 (60.42%) Windows
2 27 (56.25%) VMware
3 22 (45.83%) Active Directory
4 19 (39.58%) Windows Server
5 17 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (25.00%) AirWatch
7 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
8 10 (20.83%) Citrix
8 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 9 (18.75%) Cisco
9 9 (18.75%) Problem Management
10 8 (16.67%) Linux
10 8 (16.67%) Python
11 7 (14.58%) VBScript
11 7 (14.58%) IBM
11 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
11 7 (14.58%) Android
11 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
11 7 (14.58%) Retail
11 7 (14.58%) Ansible
11 7 (14.58%) DevOps
11 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
12 6 (12.50%) Apple iOS
12 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (12.50%) Private Cloud
12 6 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (12.50%) JSON
12 6 (12.50%) SCCM

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 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
2 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.08%) IaaS
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) DNS
2 4 (8.33%) Firewall
2 4 (8.33%) LAN
2 4 (8.33%) SAN
2 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.25%) DHCP
3 3 (6.25%) WAN
4 2 (4.17%) HTTP
4 2 (4.17%) Internet
4 2 (4.17%) LDAP
4 2 (4.17%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.08%) DMZ
5 1 (2.08%) FCoE
5 1 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.08%) FTP
5 1 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.08%) SMTP
5 1 (2.08%) Telnet
5 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
1 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (6.25%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
4 1 (2.08%) JUnit
4 1 (2.08%) Maven
4 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.08%) TestNG
General
1 7 (14.58%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Law
2 1 (2.08%) Legal
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) JSON
2 5 (10.42%) JMS
2 5 (10.42%) Middleware
2 5 (10.42%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.08%) SailPoint
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (60.42%) Windows
2 19 (39.58%) Windows Server
3 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (16.67%) Linux
5 7 (14.58%) Android
5 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 6 (12.50%) Unix
7 5 (10.42%) Windows 10
7 5 (10.42%) Windows CE
8 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.17%) Solaris
9 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Problem Management
2 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
2 7 (14.58%) DevOps
3 6 (12.50%) ITIL
4 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (4.17%) Change Management
6 2 (4.17%) High Availability
6 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (2.08%) CRM
7 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.08%) Network Design
7 1 (2.08%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.08%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 8 (16.67%) Python
3 7 (14.58%) VBScript
4 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 6 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (6.25%) Java
6 2 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) MCSE
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 17 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (2.08%) Firmware
4 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) AirWatch
2 7 (14.58%) Ansible
3 6 (12.50%) SCCM
4 2 (4.17%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.17%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.08%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (2.08%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.08%) OpenView
5 1 (2.08%) Puppet
5 1 (2.08%) SCOM
5 1 (2.08%) Terraform
5 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (56.25%) VMware
2 10 (20.83%) Citrix
2 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.75%) Cisco
4 7 (14.58%) IBM
5 5 (10.42%) HP
6 3 (6.25%) F5
6 3 (6.25%) Juniper
6 3 (6.25%) Symantec
7 2 (4.17%) EMC
7 2 (4.17%) Veeam
8 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.08%) Apple
8 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.08%) Dell
8 1 (2.08%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.08%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.08%) NetApp
8 1 (2.08%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.08%) Veritas
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