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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 88 115 104
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 37 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.48% 0.61% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 0.66% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 11
Median daily rate £375 £388 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +38.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.96% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £27.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-17.11% +32.14%
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
2329 2595 2535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.09% 92.55% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1213 1352 1280
Median daily rate £400 £378 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 86 95
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 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 3 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 +11 17 £450 +12.50% 2
Reading +3 9 £375 -25.00% 2
Wokingham -3 2 £253 - 1
Maidenhead - 2 - - 1
Slough +9 1 £225 -40.00%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 31 (58.49%) Windows
2 27 (50.94%) Active Directory
2 27 (50.94%) Windows Server
3 26 (49.06%) VMware
4 21 (39.62%) Linux
5 18 (33.96%) IBM
5 18 (33.96%) DevOps
6 15 (28.30%) Ansible
6 15 (28.30%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
6 15 (28.30%) Middleware
7 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
7 14 (26.42%) SQL
7 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (24.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (24.53%) Git (software)
8 13 (24.53%) DNS
9 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
9 12 (22.64%) Tomcat
10 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
10 11 (20.75%) Citrix
10 11 (20.75%) Vagrant
10 11 (20.75%) Private Cloud
11 10 (18.87%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (18.87%) DHCP
11 10 (18.87%) Python
11 10 (18.87%) Unix
11 10 (18.87%) WebSphere
12 9 (16.98%) JMS
12 9 (16.98%) 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 12 (22.64%) Tomcat
2 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
3 10 (18.87%) WebSphere
4 9 (16.98%) WebLogic
5 7 (13.21%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (3.77%) Apache
8 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (3.77%) IIS
8 2 (3.77%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.89%) Confluence
9 1 (1.89%) JBoss
9 1 (1.89%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (1.89%) nginx
9 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Office 365
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) DNS
2 10 (18.87%) DHCP
3 9 (16.98%) SAN
4 6 (11.32%) LAN
5 5 (9.43%) WAN
6 4 (7.55%) Firewall
6 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.66%) VPN
8 2 (3.77%) LDAP
9 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.89%) IMAP
9 1 (1.89%) Kerberos
9 1 (1.89%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.89%) Network Security
9 1 (1.89%) SMTP
9 1 (1.89%) VLAN
9 1 (1.89%) VoIP
9 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.89%) Wireless
9 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) MS Access
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
2 13 (24.53%) Git (software)
3 11 (20.75%) Vagrant
4 10 (18.87%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (5.66%) Maven
6 1 (1.89%) Ant
6 1 (1.89%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.89%) JIRA
6 1 (1.89%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.89%) Serena SBM
6 1 (1.89%) Subversion
6 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (11.32%) Retail
2 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) Middleware
2 9 (16.98%) JMS
2 9 (16.98%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (13.21%) JSON
4 1 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) AppFabric
4 1 (1.89%) LAMP
4 1 (1.89%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.89%) MAPI
4 1 (1.89%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.89%) OAuth2
4 1 (1.89%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Private Cloud
2 6 (11.32%) Clustering
3 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.77%) FMCG
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) AS400
5 1 (1.89%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.89%) iSeries
5 1 (1.89%) PKI
5 1 (1.89%) Statistics
5 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (58.49%) Windows
2 27 (50.94%) Windows Server
3 21 (39.62%) Linux
4 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (24.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (18.87%) Unix
7 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.77%) Solaris
9 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.77%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.89%) CentOS
10 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) DevOps
2 15 (28.30%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (15.09%) Change Management
3 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
4 6 (11.32%) Migration
5 5 (9.43%) High Availability
6 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.66%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.66%) ITIL
6 3 (5.66%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.66%) Web Filtering
7 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.77%) Email Filtering
7 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (3.77%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.77%) Project Management
7 2 (3.77%) Scrum
7 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) SQL
2 10 (18.87%) Python
3 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.77%) Java
6 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.89%) C
6 1 (1.89%) C#
6 1 (1.89%) C++
6 1 (1.89%) Delphi
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) CCNA
3 1 (1.89%) CCNP
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.89%) MCSE
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) VCP5
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (50.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.55%) vSphere
5 4 (7.55%) XenApp
6 1 (1.89%) Docker
6 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (28.30%) Ansible
2 3 (5.66%) NetBackup
2 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.66%) Puppet
3 1 (1.89%) cPanel
3 1 (1.89%) Nagios
3 1 (1.89%) Netcool
3 1 (1.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.89%) Scalr
3 1 (1.89%) SCCM
3 1 (1.89%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) VMware
2 18 (33.96%) IBM
3 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
4 11 (20.75%) Citrix
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco
6 3 (5.66%) EMC
6 3 (5.66%) HP
6 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.66%) Veritas
7 2 (3.77%) Mitel
7 2 (3.77%) NetApp
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle
8 1 (1.89%) ATG
8 1 (1.89%) Dell
8 1 (1.89%) Forcepoint
8 1 (1.89%) Meridio
8 1 (1.89%) Perforce
8 1 (1.89%) Sage
8 1 (1.89%) Serena
8 1 (1.89%) Symantec
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