The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 89 78 79
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 11 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.66% 1.28% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.33% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 7
Median daily rate £350 £260 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £288 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £33.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.14% +50.00%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1595 1504 1559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.80% 96.23% 93.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 987 920 833
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 81 107
Median hourly rate £13.25 £11.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.76% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £8.50 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £20.00 £23.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -3 3 £245 -15.87%
Northamptonshire -16 3 - -
Derbyshire +4 2 - - 1
Lincolnshire -5 1 - -
Nottinghamshire -7 1 - - 2
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 East Midlands region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) VMware
3 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (34.62%) HP
5 9 (34.62%) Citrix
6 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 8 (30.77%) SAN
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco
7 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 6 (23.08%) vSphere
9 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
9 5 (19.23%) Migration
9 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (19.23%) Retail
9 5 (19.23%) IIS
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
9 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
9 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
10 4 (15.38%) LAN
10 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
10 4 (15.38%) DNS
10 4 (15.38%) .NET

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (19.23%) IIS
1 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (15.38%) Office 365
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.69%) PaaS
4 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.85%) IaaS
4 1 (3.85%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) SAN
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) DHCP
3 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 3 (11.54%) Wireless
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) AMQP
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.85%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) HTTP
5 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.85%) SSL
5 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Power BI
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (19.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Local Government
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) JSON
2 1 (3.85%) Kafka
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) REST
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
6 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
8 2 (7.69%) Linux
9 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.85%) Unix
9 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.85%) Network Design
4 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.85%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) VBScript
4 2 (7.69%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Go
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) MCSE
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 6 (23.08%) vSphere
4 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
5 4 (15.38%) XenApp
5 4 (15.38%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.85%) Docker
6 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.85%) Consul
2 1 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) Citrix
2 9 (34.62%) HP
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) Apple
4 3 (11.54%) Brocade
4 3 (11.54%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) Intel
5 2 (7.69%) Veeam
6 1 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) Meraki
6 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.85%) Rockwell
6 1 (3.85%) SAP
6 1 (3.85%) Sophos
6 1 (3.85%) Sun