The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 94 106 118
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 25 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.00% 0.90% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.99% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 11
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£388 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+13.18% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
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
2270 2335 2691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.20% 91.21% 88.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1134 1016 1011
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 91 82
Average hourly rate £17.07 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.41% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 13 £400 +45.45%
Maidenhead -4 4 £381 +12.96% 2
Slough - 3 - - 2
Bracknell +2 1 - - 2
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
3 20 (48.78%) VMware
3 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (39.02%) Cisco
5 14 (34.15%) SAN
6 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
7 12 (29.27%) Firewall
8 11 (26.83%) LAN
8 11 (26.83%) WAN
8 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
9 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (19.51%) Linux
10 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
11 7 (17.07%) ITIL
11 7 (17.07%) HP
11 7 (17.07%) DNS
11 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (17.07%) SCCM
11 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
12 6 (14.63%) Degree
12 6 (14.63%) NetApp
12 6 (14.63%) SQL
12 6 (14.63%) DHCP
12 6 (14.63%) VPN
13 5 (12.20%) Citrix
13 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (12.20%) CCNA

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) Lync
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) SAN
2 12 (29.27%) Firewall
3 11 (26.83%) LAN
3 11 (26.83%) WAN
4 7 (17.07%) DNS
5 6 (14.63%) DHCP
5 6 (14.63%) VPN
6 3 (7.32%) Internet
6 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.32%) HTTP
6 3 (7.32%) VoIP
7 2 (4.88%) Wireless
8 1 (2.44%) SSL
8 1 (2.44%) RTP
8 1 (2.44%) DMZ
8 1 (2.44%) WCDMA
8 1 (2.44%) CDMA
8 1 (2.44%) GPRS
8 1 (2.44%) GSM
8 1 (2.44%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.88%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.32%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (19.51%) Linux
6 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.88%) UNIX
7 2 (4.88%) VMS
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.44%) AIX
8 1 (2.44%) SUSE
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) ITIL
2 4 (9.76%) Migration
2 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (7.32%) SOA
4 2 (4.88%) Network Planning
4 2 (4.88%) Workflow
4 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.44%) DevOps
5 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL V2
5 1 (2.44%) High Availability
5 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.44%) Service Management
5 1 (2.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) C++
3 1 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.63%) Degree
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (12.20%) CCNA
3 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) MCSE
5 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.88%) MCSA
7 1 (2.44%) CNE
7 1 (2.44%) Novell Certification
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.44%) CCVP
7 1 (2.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.88%) XenApp
5 2 (4.88%) vSphere
5 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.88%) KVM
6 1 (2.44%) NFS
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) SCCM
2 4 (9.76%) SCOM
3 2 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.88%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.44%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) VMware
2 16 (39.02%) Cisco
3 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.07%) HP
5 6 (14.63%) NetApp
6 5 (12.20%) Citrix
7 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.88%) webMethods
7 2 (4.88%) McAfee
7 2 (4.88%) IBM
7 2 (4.88%) Software AG
7 2 (4.88%) Lumension
8 1 (2.44%) F5
8 1 (2.44%) Juniper
8 1 (2.44%) EMC
8 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.44%) Veritas
8 1 (2.44%) Lotus
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle
8 1 (2.44%) Altiris
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