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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 88 106 122
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +16
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 32 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.31% 0.94% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.03% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £355 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £280 £313
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Average hourly rate - £16.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £21.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+26.43% +1.16%
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
2216 2325 2781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.04% 91.39% 88.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1122 1040 1011
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 81 83
Average hourly rate £17.07 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.45% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +13 12 £425 +51.11% 2
Slough - 5 £275 - 1
Bracknell -2 3 - - 1
Newbury - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 29 (60.42%) Active Directory
3 25 (52.08%) VMware
4 23 (47.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (35.42%) Cisco
6 16 (33.33%) SAN
7 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
7 13 (27.08%) MS Exchange
7 13 (27.08%) Firewall
8 12 (25.00%) DNS
8 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
10 10 (20.83%) Linux
10 10 (20.83%) LAN
10 10 (20.83%) WAN
11 9 (18.75%) SQL
11 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
12 8 (16.67%) DHCP
12 8 (16.67%) HP
13 7 (14.58%) VPN
13 7 (14.58%) ITIL
13 7 (14.58%) SCCM
14 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (12.50%) Degree
15 5 (10.42%) Migration
15 5 (10.42%) Internet
15 5 (10.42%) Blackberry

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 13 (27.08%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.33%) IIS
5 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.25%) Apache
6 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.08%) Lync
7 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) SAN
2 13 (27.08%) Firewall
3 12 (25.00%) DNS
4 10 (20.83%) LAN
4 10 (20.83%) WAN
5 8 (16.67%) DHCP
6 7 (14.58%) VPN
7 5 (10.42%) Internet
8 4 (8.33%) HTTP
8 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
9 3 (6.25%) SSL
9 3 (6.25%) VoIP
10 2 (4.17%) Wireless
10 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (4.17%) VLAN
11 1 (2.08%) Network Security
11 1 (2.08%) NAS
11 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
11 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (2.08%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) MySQL
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) DB2
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 7
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.08%) LAMP
2 1 (2.08%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.08%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) FMCG
4 1 (2.08%) Open Source
4 1 (2.08%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 23 (47.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (20.83%) Linux
6 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.25%) UNIX
8 2 (4.17%) VMS
8 2 (4.17%) SUSE
8 2 (4.17%) AIX
8 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) ITIL
2 5 (10.42%) Migration
3 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.25%) SOA
5 2 (4.17%) Workflow
5 2 (4.17%) Service Management
5 2 (4.17%) Change Management
5 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.17%) Network Planning
5 2 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.08%) DevOps
6 1 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.08%) Line Management
6 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.08%) Software Licensing
6 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.08%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) C++
3 1 (2.08%) Java
3 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.50%) Degree
3 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.42%) MCSE
3 5 (10.42%) CCNA
3 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.25%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.25%) MCSA
6 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.08%) CCVP
7 1 (2.08%) MCTS
7 1 (2.08%) CNE
7 1 (2.08%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 29 (60.42%) Active Directory
2 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.42%) vSphere
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.17%) KVM
4 2 (4.17%) XenApp
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.08%) XenServer
5 1 (2.08%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.08%) NFS
5 1 (2.08%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) SCOM
3 2 (4.17%) SCDPM
3 2 (4.17%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.08%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.08%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.08%) WSUS
4 1 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) VMware
2 17 (35.42%) Cisco
3 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.67%) HP
5 5 (10.42%) Citrix
5 5 (10.42%) NetApp
6 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.33%) IBM
7 2 (4.17%) Software AG
7 2 (4.17%) Dell
7 2 (4.17%) EMC
7 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.17%) webMethods
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle
7 2 (4.17%) CA
7 2 (4.17%) McAfee
7 2 (4.17%) Lumension
8 1 (2.08%) Serena
8 1 (2.08%) Altiris
8 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
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