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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 62 93 73
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -20
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 69 49 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.83% 1.70% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 1.78% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 37 55
Median daily rate £300 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £186 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 14
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +27.27%
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 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
2324 2750 2927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.44% 95.45% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1323 1564 1751
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 244 235
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.84 £41.00 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 24 September 2016.

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
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 24 September 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
Bedfordshire +12 22 £388 +16.98% 1
Essex +19 21 £275 -21.42% 5
Suffolk +14 12 £188 -53.12%
Hertfordshire -11 9 £395 -7.05% 2
Norfolk -5 3 £151 -20.39% 1
Cambridgeshire +20 2 - - 5
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 of England region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 56 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 50 (44.64%) Active Directory
3 47 (41.96%) Windows
4 36 (32.14%) Windows Server
5 34 (30.36%) VMware
6 28 (25.00%) Cisco
7 23 (20.54%) Citrix
7 23 (20.54%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (20.54%) CCNA
7 23 (20.54%) LAN
7 23 (20.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (19.64%) SCCM
9 21 (18.75%) WAN
10 20 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (16.96%) MS Office
12 18 (16.07%) Internet
13 17 (15.18%) Firewall
13 17 (15.18%) Performance Monitoring
14 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (14.29%) Data Analysis
14 16 (14.29%) ITIL
14 16 (14.29%) NHS
15 15 (13.39%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (13.39%) MS Exchange
15 15 (13.39%) IIS
16 14 (12.50%) DNS
16 14 (12.50%) HP

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 15 (13.39%) IIS
1 15 (13.39%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.25%) Apache
3 7 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.36%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (2.68%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.79%) nginx
6 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.89%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.89%) uWSGI
Applications
1 19 (16.96%) MS Office
2 14 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (8.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.14%) CloudFront
2 8 (7.14%) Office 365
3 2 (1.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (1.79%) IaaS
4 1 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.89%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.89%) PaaS
4 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.54%) LAN
2 21 (18.75%) WAN
3 18 (16.07%) Internet
4 17 (15.18%) Firewall
5 14 (12.50%) DNS
6 13 (11.61%) WLAN
7 9 (8.04%) Wireless
8 7 (6.25%) DHCP
9 6 (5.36%) SAN
9 6 (5.36%) VPN
10 3 (2.68%) SMTP
10 3 (2.68%) SSL
10 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.79%) FTP
11 2 (1.79%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.89%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.89%) Reverse Proxy
12 1 (0.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.46%) Big Data
3 3 (2.68%) MySQL
3 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.79%) JIRA
1 2 (1.79%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (9.82%) Finance
2 2 (1.79%) Retail
2 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.71%) Web Services
2 6 (5.36%) J2EE
2 6 (5.36%) Kafka
3 5 (4.46%) ELK Stack
4 3 (2.68%) Middleware
5 1 (0.89%) JSON
5 1 (0.89%) Node.js
5 1 (0.89%) REST
5 1 (0.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (14.29%) NHS
2 5 (4.46%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (3.57%) RIA
4 2 (1.79%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.79%) BYOD
4 2 (1.79%) iPad
4 2 (1.79%) iPhone
4 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.79%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.89%) Clustering
5 1 (0.89%) CMDB
5 1 (0.89%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.89%) Replication
5 1 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (41.96%) Windows
2 36 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (10.71%) Linux
6 9 (8.04%) Unix
7 7 (6.25%) Solaris
7 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.79%) Android
9 2 (1.79%) CentOS
9 2 (1.79%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.79%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.18%) Performance Monitoring
2 16 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 16 (14.29%) ITIL
3 11 (9.82%) High Availability
3 11 (9.82%) Strategic Planning
4 8 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 7 (6.25%) System Testing
6 6 (5.36%) Identity Management
6 6 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (5.36%) Migration
6 6 (5.36%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (5.36%) Web Filtering
7 5 (4.46%) Change Control
8 4 (3.57%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.68%) DevOps
9 3 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.68%) Email Filtering
9 3 (2.68%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.68%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.04%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 5 (4.46%) SQL
4 3 (2.68%) Python
5 2 (1.79%) C
6 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.89%) Go
6 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.89%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.89%) Perl
6 1 (0.89%) PHP
6 1 (0.89%) R
6 1 (0.89%) Ruby
6 1 (0.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (20.54%) CCNA
1 23 (20.54%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (13.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (10.71%) CCA
3 12 (10.71%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (10.71%) MCSE
4 9 (8.04%) MCP
5 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.68%) CCNP
7 2 (1.79%) Degree
7 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.89%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (44.64%) Active Directory
2 23 (20.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.82%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.93%) vSphere
5 8 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 8 (7.14%) XenApp
6 7 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.68%) Docker
7 3 (2.68%) Firmware
8 1 (0.89%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.89%) iptables
8 1 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.89%) NFS
8 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (19.64%) SCCM
2 7 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 7 (6.25%) Puppet
2 7 (6.25%) SCOM
3 2 (1.79%) Ansible
3 2 (1.79%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.79%) Packer
3 2 (1.79%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (1.79%) WSUS
4 1 (0.89%) Consul
4 1 (0.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.89%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.89%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.89%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.89%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 56 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (30.36%) VMware
3 28 (25.00%) Cisco
4 23 (20.54%) Citrix
5 14 (12.50%) HP
5 14 (12.50%) NetApp
6 11 (9.82%) Dell
7 8 (7.14%) Akamai
8 7 (6.25%) Oracle
9 6 (5.36%) BEA
9 6 (5.36%) Cloudera
10 5 (4.46%) Avaya
10 5 (4.46%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.68%) IronPort
11 3 (2.68%) Juniper
11 3 (2.68%) webMethods
12 2 (1.79%) Nokia
12 2 (1.79%) Novell
12 2 (1.79%) Proofpoint
12 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
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