The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 100 115 55
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -60
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 21 11 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.97% 0.47% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.50% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 59
Median daily rate £325 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £416 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2071 2208 2488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.39% 95.34% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1189 1324 1507
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 221 205
Median hourly rate £31.45 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.52% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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
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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Suffolk -3 8 £288 -4.16% 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 £338 - 2
Essex -6 4 £325 +30.00% 1
Norfolk +7 2 £333 +47.77%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 East of England region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (50.75%) Active Directory
2 32 (47.76%) Windows
3 30 (44.78%) Microsoft
4 29 (43.28%) VMware
5 22 (32.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (26.87%) Citrix
7 17 (25.37%) Cisco
7 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (22.39%) Windows Server
8 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (19.40%) HP
9 13 (19.40%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (17.91%) Finance
11 11 (16.42%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (16.42%) CCNA
11 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
11 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (16.42%) High Availability
12 10 (14.93%) vSphere
12 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (14.93%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (14.93%) LAN
12 10 (14.93%) WLAN
12 10 (14.93%) MCSE
12 10 (14.93%) IIS
12 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (14.93%) Firewall
13 9 (13.43%) MS Office
13 9 (13.43%) DNS

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.93%) IIS
3 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.99%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.49%) GroupWise
4 1 (1.49%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Office
2 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (19.40%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.97%) Akamai
3 4 (5.97%) CloudFront
4 3 (4.48%) G Suite
4 3 (4.48%) Mimecast
4 3 (4.48%) Office 365
5 2 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.99%) SaaS
5 2 (2.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) IaaS
6 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) Firewall
1 10 (14.93%) LAN
1 10 (14.93%) WLAN
2 9 (13.43%) DNS
3 8 (11.94%) Internet
3 8 (11.94%) WAN
4 6 (8.96%) SAN
5 5 (7.46%) DHCP
6 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.48%) VLAN
8 2 (2.99%) Wireless
9 1 (1.49%) AMQP
9 1 (1.49%) FTP
9 1 (1.49%) HTTP
9 1 (1.49%) LDAP
9 1 (1.49%) SSL
9 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.49%) Billing
3 1 (1.49%) Law
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) JSON
2 1 (1.49%) Kafka
2 1 (1.49%) Node.js
2 1 (1.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.46%) NHS
4 3 (4.48%) EMC VNX
4 3 (4.48%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) RIA
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.76%) Windows
2 15 (22.39%) Windows Server
2 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.46%) Linux
5 3 (4.48%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.42%) High Availability
2 10 (14.93%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (11.94%) Data Analysis
3 8 (11.94%) Migration
4 7 (10.45%) Strategic Planning
5 6 (8.96%) E-Commerce
5 6 (8.96%) ITIL
6 4 (5.97%) Identity Management
6 4 (5.97%) System Testing
7 3 (4.48%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.99%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.99%) Converged Infrastructure
8 2 (2.99%) CRM
8 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (2.99%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.49%) Change Management
9 1 (1.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.48%) SQL
3 1 (1.49%) Go
3 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (16.42%) CCNA
2 11 (16.42%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (14.93%) MCSE
4 8 (11.94%) CCA
4 8 (11.94%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (7.46%) Degree
5 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.97%) MCP
7 3 (4.48%) MCSA
8 2 (2.99%) CCNP
8 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (50.75%) Active Directory
2 22 (32.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (14.93%) vSphere
4 9 (13.43%) XenApp
5 7 (10.45%) Hyper-V
6 6 (8.96%) VMware ESX
7 4 (5.97%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.99%) NDS
8 2 (2.99%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) SCCM
2 5 (7.46%) SCOM
3 4 (5.97%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.48%) WSUS
5 2 (2.99%) HP SIM
5 2 (2.99%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.49%) Consul
6 1 (1.49%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (44.78%) Microsoft
2 29 (43.28%) VMware
3 18 (26.87%) Citrix
4 17 (25.37%) Cisco
5 13 (19.40%) HP
6 8 (11.94%) Dell
7 7 (10.45%) CheckPoint
8 6 (8.96%) Avaya
9 5 (7.46%) EMC
9 5 (7.46%) NetApp
9 5 (7.46%) Novell
10 3 (4.48%) Google
11 2 (2.99%) Acronis
11 2 (2.99%) IBM
11 2 (2.99%) Lotus
12 1 (1.49%) Epicor
12 1 (1.49%) Meraki
12 1 (1.49%) Remedy
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