The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 74 64 75
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 0.65% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.69% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate £235 £287 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.97% +27.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £345 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +25.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
859 727 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 91.00% 94.29% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 421 427
Average daily rate £400 £380 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 49 72
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £20.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% -10.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.72 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.30 £42.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Local Government
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) HP
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