The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 121 65 109
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +44
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 23 53 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.73% 2.35% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 2.52% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 12
Average daily rate £300 £303 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.82% +0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £340 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 19 1
Average hourly rate £33.50 £23.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.55% -50.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -10.71%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2938 2107 2938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.18% 93.56% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1639 1079 1416
Average daily rate £370 £350 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £188 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 246 307
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -27.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £39.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -11 10 £316 +4.54% 2
Essex -25 5 £369 +53.64% 1
Hertfordshire -7 4 - - 1
Suffolk - 2 £225 -
Norfolk -17 1 £245 +8.88%
Bedfordshire -21 1 £338 +3.84% 3
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 47 (77.05%) Windows
2 38 (62.30%) Active Directory
2 38 (62.30%) VMware
3 35 (57.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
5 23 (37.70%) Citrix
6 22 (36.07%) MS Exchange
7 20 (32.79%) Exchange Server 2010
8 19 (31.15%) SCCM
9 18 (29.51%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (22.95%) HP
10 14 (22.95%) WAN
11 13 (21.31%) DNS
11 13 (21.31%) LAN
11 13 (21.31%) Firewall
12 12 (19.67%) MCSE
12 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (19.67%) SCOM
13 11 (18.03%) XenApp
13 11 (18.03%) vSphere
13 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
14 10 (16.39%) SAN
14 10 (16.39%) DHCP
14 10 (16.39%) Cisco
15 9 (14.75%) ITIL
15 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
16 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
16 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2003
16 8 (13.11%) IIS

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 22 (36.07%) MS Exchange
2 20 (32.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (13.11%) IIS
4 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (8.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (8.20%) JOnAS
5 5 (8.20%) Tomcat
5 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.56%) Apache
6 4 (6.56%) GlassFish
7 3 (4.92%) IBM Notes
8 2 (3.28%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) WAN
2 13 (21.31%) DNS
2 13 (21.31%) LAN
2 13 (21.31%) Firewall
3 10 (16.39%) SAN
3 10 (16.39%) DHCP
4 6 (9.84%) VLAN
5 4 (6.56%) FTP
6 3 (4.92%) Internet
7 2 (3.28%) VPN
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.64%) X.400
8 1 (1.64%) X.500
8 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.64%) SSL
8 1 (1.64%) LDAP
8 1 (1.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) WebLOAD
1 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) COM+
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) HTML
2 1 (1.64%) SOAP
2 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Clustering
2 3 (4.92%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.92%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.28%) DataPower
4 1 (1.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 47 (77.05%) Windows
2 35 (57.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.92%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.28%) HPUX
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.64%) Solaris
8 1 (1.64%) Linux
8 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.75%) ITIL
2 6 (9.84%) Migration
3 4 (6.56%) Validation
4 3 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (4.92%) Software Deployment
4 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
4 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.28%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.28%) Test Strategy
6 1 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.64%) Change Control
6 1 (1.64%) BCP
6 1 (1.64%) CAD
6 1 (1.64%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.64%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (1.64%) Wealth Management
6 1 (1.64%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) VB
2 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.64%) VBScript
3 1 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) MCSE
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
3 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.84%) CCNA
4 6 (9.84%) MCITP
4 6 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.28%) CCA
6 2 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.28%) MCTS
6 2 (3.28%) MCSM
7 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.64%) Degree
7 1 (1.64%) CCNP
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) GxP
System Software
1 38 (62.30%) Active Directory
2 18 (29.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.03%) XenApp
3 11 (18.03%) vSphere
4 6 (9.84%) Hyper-V
5 5 (8.20%) UAG
5 5 (8.20%) VMware ESX
6 4 (6.56%) XenServer
7 2 (3.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.64%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.64%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (31.15%) SCCM
2 12 (19.67%) SCOM
3 4 (6.56%) WSUS
3 4 (6.56%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (3.28%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.64%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.64%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 38 (62.30%) VMware
2 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
3 23 (37.70%) Citrix
4 14 (22.95%) HP
5 10 (16.39%) Cisco
6 7 (11.48%) IBM
7 5 (8.20%) Dell
7 5 (8.20%) EMC
8 4 (6.56%) JBoss
8 4 (6.56%) Oracle
8 4 (6.56%) NetApp
8 4 (6.56%) Brocade
8 4 (6.56%) webMethods
8 4 (6.56%) McAfee
9 3 (4.92%) Lotus
9 3 (4.92%) Software AG
10 2 (3.28%) CommVault
10 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.28%) Websense
10 2 (3.28%) Veeam
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