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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 37 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 7 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.97% 3.83% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 4.04% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 5
Median daily rate £450 £275 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £205 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £314 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-18.96% +38.09%
Infrastructure Engineer
Cambridgeshire

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
339 371 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.22% 94.64% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 254 225
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 40 35
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.92% -41.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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
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 29 May 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 Cambridge region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (57.14%) Vagrant
2 4 (57.14%) Ansible
2 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (57.14%) Packer
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) Kibana
4 2 (28.57%) Node.js
4 2 (28.57%) Redis
4 2 (28.57%) Neo4j
4 2 (28.57%) Route 53
4 2 (28.57%) MarkLogic
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS

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 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) uWSGI
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (28.57%) IaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Route 53
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (28.57%) MarkLogic
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Neo4j
2 2 (28.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Vagrant
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) ELK Stack
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) MOF
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
1 4 (57.14%) Packer
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Kibana
2 2 (28.57%) logstash
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Dell