The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 33 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.28% - 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% - 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £248 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
296 364 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.57% 96.81% 96.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 233 176
Median daily rate £350 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 26 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £16.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £51.50 £45.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Cambridge region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Dell
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 2 (22.22%) XenApp
5 2 (22.22%) vSphere
5 2 (22.22%) WSUS
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) SCCM
6 1 (11.11%) SCOM
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Skype
6 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
6 1 (11.11%) Converged Infrastructure

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Change Management
1 1 (11.11%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
1 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
1 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) WSUS
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) EMC