The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Infrastructure Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 128 149 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.039% 0.096% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Infrastructure Specialist
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
2445 2973 2872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.25% 95.04% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1410 1810 1675
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 242 238
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.70 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Specialist
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 Specialist across the East of England region.

Infrastructure Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Specialist
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 Specialist across the East of England region.

Infrastructure Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Specialist
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 Specialist within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Hertfordshire +17 1 - -
Infrastructure Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) RHCE
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Postfix
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Degree

Infrastructure Specialist 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Postfix
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) AppSense
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec
1 1 (33.33%) VMware