The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 32 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.96% 1.53% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£298 £238 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +11.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.45% +22.22%
Infrastructure Engineer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
261 248 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 96.67% 94.66% 97.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 133 91
Average daily rate £358 £320 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.87% -11.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 25 7
Average hourly rate £18.84 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.57% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.15 £31.25 £35.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Brighton region.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Brighton region.

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
3 14 (73.68%) SAN
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
4 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (57.89%) IIS
5 11 (57.89%) SharePoint
6 10 (52.63%) Finance
6 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (36.84%) EMC
7 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
9 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
10 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (21.05%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
11 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (15.79%) Cisco
11 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
11 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
11 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
12 2 (10.53%) Change Control
12 2 (10.53%) CCNA
12 2 (10.53%) VoIP
12 2 (10.53%) ITIL
12 2 (10.53%) Citrix
12 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 11 (57.89%) IIS
1 11 (57.89%) SharePoint
2 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
3 2 (10.53%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Change Management
1 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (10.53%) Change Control
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL
1 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (5.26%) Server Building
2 1 (5.26%) Information Security Management
2 1 (5.26%) Security Management
2 1 (5.26%) Migration
2 1 (5.26%) Information Security
2 1 (5.26%) ISMS
2 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (5.26%) MSF
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCTS
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) vSphere
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) EMC
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) CommVault
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) Veeam