The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 116 52 101
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +49
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 10 79 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 3.13% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 3.24% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 50 21
Average daily rate £280 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £246 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £439 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £270
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +29.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +21.95%
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
2298 2439 2209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.19% 96.59% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1450 1201
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 222 239
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -4 3 £413 +65.00% 6
Essex -30 3 £250 -23.66% 2
Norfolk -12 2 £225 +28.57% 1
Suffolk +2 1 £300 -25.00%
Bedfordshire -17 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 34 (73.91%) Active Directory
3 26 (56.52%) Microsoft
4 24 (52.17%) VMware
5 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (36.96%) Citrix
7 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
8 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
11 11 (23.91%) DNS
12 10 (21.74%) HP
12 10 (21.74%) SCCM
13 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
13 9 (19.57%) SQL
14 8 (17.39%) DHCP
14 8 (17.39%) Symantec
14 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
14 8 (17.39%) SCOM
14 8 (17.39%) XenApp
15 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
15 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
15 7 (15.22%) Finance
15 7 (15.22%) Cisco
16 6 (13.04%) SLA
16 6 (13.04%) Firewall
16 6 (13.04%) SAN
17 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
17 5 (10.87%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) DNS
2 8 (17.39%) DHCP
3 6 (13.04%) Firewall
3 6 (13.04%) SAN
4 4 (8.70%) NetScaler
5 3 (6.52%) LAN
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (4.35%) IP Telephony
6 2 (4.35%) VoIP
6 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (2.17%) WAN
7 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Local Government
3 2 (4.35%) Military
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Clustering
2 4 (8.70%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Chemistry
3 1 (2.17%) Physics
3 1 (2.17%) PKI
3 1 (2.17%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
4 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.17%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (2.17%) Linux
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.87%) Migration
2 4 (8.70%) ITIL
3 3 (6.52%) Capacity Management
3 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (6.52%) Investment Management
3 3 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (6.52%) QMS
4 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.35%) Server Building
4 2 (4.35%) SOA
5 1 (2.17%) Change Control
5 1 (2.17%) CRM
5 1 (2.17%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.17%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.17%) ITSM
5 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.35%) VBScript
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.52%) CCNA
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.52%) MCSA
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (4.35%) MCITP
5 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.17%) CCNP
6 1 (2.17%) MCP
6 1 (2.17%) MCSE
6 1 (2.17%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 34 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.39%) XenApp
4 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.70%) Terminal Services
5 3 (6.52%) vSphere
6 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) SCCM
2 8 (17.39%) SCOM
3 4 (8.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 24 (52.17%) VMware
3 17 (36.96%) Citrix
4 10 (21.74%) HP
5 8 (17.39%) Symantec
6 7 (15.22%) Cisco
7 4 (8.70%) 3PAR
8 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (4.35%) Blue Coat
9 2 (4.35%) Brocade
9 2 (4.35%) Juniper
9 2 (4.35%) Remedy
9 2 (4.35%) Websense
10 1 (2.17%) Avaya
10 1 (2.17%) Dell
10 1 (2.17%) EMC
10 1 (2.17%) Lotus
10 1 (2.17%) NetApp
10 1 (2.17%) Veeam
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