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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 91 106 51
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -55
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 35 29 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.51% 1.12% 3.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.18% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 70
Median daily rate £325 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £413 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £330
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
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 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
2213 2448 2739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.18% 94.92% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1268 1420 1751
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £213 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 263 186
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 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 6 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
Suffolk +8 12 £200 -42.85% 1
Essex +7 7 £325 +26.58% 1
Bedfordshire +4 7 £400 +14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 6 £338 -18.18% 6
Norfolk +9 3 £235 +23.68%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

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

1 56 (49.56%) Microsoft
2 53 (46.90%) Active Directory
3 48 (42.48%) Windows
4 33 (29.20%) VMware
5 32 (28.32%) Cisco
5 32 (28.32%) Windows Server
6 28 (24.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (21.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 24 (21.24%) CCNA
7 24 (21.24%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (21.24%) LAN
8 23 (20.35%) Citrix
9 22 (19.47%) WAN
9 22 (19.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (18.58%) Amazon AWS
10 21 (18.58%) Performance Monitoring
10 21 (18.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (18.58%) Firewall
11 20 (17.70%) MS Office
12 19 (16.81%) WLAN
12 19 (16.81%) Internet
12 19 (16.81%) Data Analysis
13 18 (15.93%) IIS
13 18 (15.93%) MCSE
13 18 (15.93%) HP
13 18 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (15.04%) SCCM
14 17 (15.04%) MS Exchange
14 17 (15.04%) Finance
15 16 (14.16%) 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 18 (15.93%) IIS
2 17 (15.04%) MS Exchange
3 14 (12.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.31%) Apache
4 6 (5.31%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.42%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.77%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.88%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.88%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (17.70%) MS Office
2 16 (14.16%) Spreadsheet
3 11 (9.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (18.58%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (7.96%) CloudFront
4 5 (4.42%) Office 365
5 1 (0.88%) IaaS
5 1 (0.88%) PaaS
5 1 (0.88%) SaaS
5 1 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (21.24%) LAN
2 22 (19.47%) WAN
3 21 (18.58%) Firewall
4 19 (16.81%) Internet
4 19 (16.81%) WLAN
5 16 (14.16%) DNS
6 9 (7.96%) Wireless
7 8 (7.08%) DHCP
7 8 (7.08%) SAN
8 7 (6.19%) VPN
9 4 (3.54%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.65%) VLAN
11 2 (1.77%) FTP
11 2 (1.77%) SMTP
11 2 (1.77%) SSL
12 1 (0.88%) AMQP
12 1 (0.88%) HTTP
12 1 (0.88%) IPsec
12 1 (0.88%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.88%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.42%) Big Data
3 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.77%) MySQL
5 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (15.04%) Finance
2 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (1.77%) Retail
2 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.88%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.50%) Web Services
2 6 (5.31%) Kafka
3 5 (4.42%) ELK Stack
3 5 (4.42%) J2EE
4 3 (2.65%) Middleware
5 1 (0.88%) JSON
5 1 (0.88%) Node.js
5 1 (0.88%) REST
5 1 (0.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (14.16%) NHS
3 6 (5.31%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.54%) RIA
5 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.88%) BYOD
6 1 (0.88%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) iPad
6 1 (0.88%) iPhone
6 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.88%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 48 (42.48%) Windows
2 32 (28.32%) Windows Server
3 22 (19.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (11.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (8.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (7.96%) Linux
7 7 (6.19%) Unix
8 6 (5.31%) Solaris
9 3 (2.65%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.77%) CentOS
11 1 (0.88%) Android
11 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.58%) Performance Monitoring
2 19 (16.81%) Data Analysis
3 15 (13.27%) High Availability
3 15 (13.27%) Strategic Planning
4 13 (11.50%) ITIL
5 10 (8.85%) E-Commerce
6 9 (7.96%) Migration
7 8 (7.08%) System Testing
8 7 (6.19%) Virtual Environments
9 5 (4.42%) Identity Management
9 5 (4.42%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (4.42%) Web Filtering
10 4 (3.54%) Change Control
10 4 (3.54%) Problem Management
11 3 (2.65%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (2.65%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (2.65%) Email Filtering
11 3 (2.65%) Security Patching
11 3 (2.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (1.77%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.85%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.31%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.65%) SQL
4 2 (1.77%) C
4 2 (1.77%) Python
5 1 (0.88%) Go
5 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.88%) PHP
5 1 (0.88%) R
5 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (21.24%) CCNA
1 24 (21.24%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (18.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (15.93%) MCSE
4 16 (14.16%) CCA
4 16 (14.16%) Citrix Certification
5 11 (9.73%) MCP
6 5 (4.42%) CCNP
6 5 (4.42%) Degree
6 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.77%) MCSA
8 1 (0.88%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.65%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (46.90%) Active Directory
2 28 (24.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.62%) Hyper-V
3 12 (10.62%) XenApp
4 10 (8.85%) vSphere
5 8 (7.08%) VMware ESX
6 7 (6.19%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.65%) Firmware
8 2 (1.77%) NDS
9 1 (0.88%) Docker
9 1 (0.88%) iptables
9 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (15.04%) SCCM
2 7 (6.19%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.42%) Puppet
3 5 (4.42%) SCOM
3 5 (4.42%) WSUS
4 2 (1.77%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.77%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.88%) Consul
5 1 (0.88%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.88%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (49.56%) Microsoft
2 33 (29.20%) VMware
3 32 (28.32%) Cisco
4 23 (20.35%) Citrix
5 18 (15.93%) HP
6 14 (12.39%) Dell
7 11 (9.73%) NetApp
8 9 (7.96%) Akamai
9 8 (7.08%) CheckPoint
10 6 (5.31%) Avaya
10 6 (5.31%) Cloudera
10 6 (5.31%) Oracle
11 5 (4.42%) BEA
11 5 (4.42%) Novell
12 3 (2.65%) webMethods
13 2 (1.77%) EMC
13 2 (1.77%) IBM
13 2 (1.77%) IronPort
13 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
14 1 (0.88%) Proofpoint
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