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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 74 96 107
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 45 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.94% 0.69% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 0.74% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 9
Median daily rate £275 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £173 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £296
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-34.28% +40.00%
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
2151 2283 2353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.52% 92.80% 93.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1149 1150 1086
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 92 58
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £39.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 June 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 June 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
Reading +14 18 £260 -34.17% 1
Bracknell +9 15 £450 +53.71% 1
Wokingham -3 3 £230 +84.00%
Slough +3 1 £325 -7.14%
Newbury -2 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 39 (52.00%) Windows
2 36 (48.00%) Linux
3 31 (41.33%) Windows Server
4 28 (37.33%) Active Directory
5 26 (34.67%) VMware
6 24 (32.00%) IBM
6 24 (32.00%) DevOps
7 21 (28.00%) Jenkins
7 21 (28.00%) DNS
7 21 (28.00%) Middleware
8 20 (26.67%) Ansible
8 20 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
10 18 (24.00%) Citrix
10 18 (24.00%) SQL
10 18 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
11 17 (22.67%) DHCP
12 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (20.00%) WebSphere
13 15 (20.00%) Vagrant
13 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 14 (18.67%) MS Exchange
14 14 (18.67%) Firewall
14 14 (18.67%) Sonatype Nexus
15 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (17.33%) Tomcat
15 13 (17.33%) Python
15 13 (17.33%) WAN
16 12 (16.00%) Unix

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 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (18.67%) MS Exchange
3 13 (17.33%) Tomcat
4 12 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (13.33%) WebLogic
6 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (4.00%) Live Communications Server
7 3 (4.00%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.67%) Apache
8 2 (2.67%) Confluence
9 1 (1.33%) IIS
9 1 (1.33%) JBoss
9 1 (1.33%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Office 365
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.00%) PaaS
3 3 (4.00%) SaaS
4 1 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.00%) DNS
2 17 (22.67%) DHCP
3 14 (18.67%) Firewall
4 13 (17.33%) WAN
5 11 (14.67%) LAN
5 11 (14.67%) VPN
6 8 (10.67%) Network Security
6 8 (10.67%) SAN
6 8 (10.67%) VLAN
7 7 (9.33%) IPsec
8 6 (8.00%) MPLS
9 3 (4.00%) LDAP
9 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.67%) NetScaler
10 2 (2.67%) Skype
11 1 (1.33%) IMAP
11 1 (1.33%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.33%) Kerberos
11 1 (1.33%) SMTP
11 1 (1.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) MS Access
2 3 (4.00%) MySQL
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 15 (20.00%) Vagrant
4 14 (18.67%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (5.33%) Maven
6 2 (2.67%) Ant
6 2 (2.67%) JIRA
7 1 (1.33%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.33%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.33%) Serena SBM
7 1 (1.33%) Subversion
7 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (13.33%) Retail
2 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.00%) Middleware
2 10 (13.33%) JMS
2 10 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (10.67%) JSON
4 2 (2.67%) MSMQ
4 2 (2.67%) SailPoint
5 1 (1.33%) .NET
5 1 (1.33%) AppFabric
5 1 (1.33%) LAMP
5 1 (1.33%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.33%) MAPI
5 1 (1.33%) OAuth2
5 1 (1.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Private Cloud
2 10 (13.33%) Clustering
3 5 (6.67%) Statistics
4 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.00%) FMCG
4 3 (4.00%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.33%) AS400
6 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) iSeries
6 1 (1.33%) PKI
6 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 39 (52.00%) Windows
2 36 (48.00%) Linux
3 31 (41.33%) Windows Server
4 18 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (16.00%) Unix
8 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (6.67%) Windows 7
9 5 (6.67%) Windows XP
10 3 (4.00%) Solaris
10 3 (4.00%) Windows Phone
11 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) DevOps
2 20 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (14.67%) Change Management
3 11 (14.67%) Migration
4 10 (13.33%) High Availability
5 9 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (9.33%) ITIL
6 7 (9.33%) Problem Management
7 6 (8.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.00%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.00%) Email Filtering
9 3 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (4.00%) Network Design
9 3 (4.00%) Open Source
9 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.00%) SIEM
9 3 (4.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.00%) SQL
2 13 (17.33%) Python
3 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
3 8 (10.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (6.67%) Java
5 3 (4.00%) Ruby
6 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.33%) C
7 1 (1.33%) C#
7 1 (1.33%) C++
7 1 (1.33%) C-shell
7 1 (1.33%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.67%) DV Cleared
3 7 (9.33%) CCNA
3 7 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.33%) CCNP
6 3 (4.00%) CCA
6 3 (4.00%) CCIE
6 3 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.67%) Degree
8 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.33%) MCSE
8 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (37.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.00%) XenApp
4 7 (9.33%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (8.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.33%) vSphere
7 2 (2.67%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.33%) Docker
8 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.33%) NFS
8 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (26.67%) Ansible
2 6 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.00%) Netcool
3 3 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.00%) Puppet
3 3 (4.00%) Unicenter
3 3 (4.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (2.67%) SCCM
4 2 (2.67%) SCOM
5 1 (1.33%) cPanel
5 1 (1.33%) Nagios
5 1 (1.33%) Scalr
Vendors
1 26 (34.67%) VMware
2 24 (32.00%) IBM
3 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
4 18 (24.00%) Citrix
5 9 (12.00%) Cisco
6 7 (9.33%) Veritas
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle
7 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.00%) EMC
8 3 (4.00%) HP
8 3 (4.00%) Huawei
8 3 (4.00%) Meridio
8 3 (4.00%) Mitel
8 3 (4.00%) NetApp
9 2 (2.67%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.67%) Juniper
10 1 (1.33%) ATG
10 1 (1.33%) Perforce
10 1 (1.33%) SAP
10 1 (1.33%) Serena
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