The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Infrastructure Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 122 147 138
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 6 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.064% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.067% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 9
Median daily rate £300 £231 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.72% +71.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £253 £301
% change year-on-year
+2.97% -16.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+44.04% +5.00%
Infrastructure Support 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
2430 2965 2886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.33% 95.09% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1404 1800 1692
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 202 248 237
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.60 £37.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer across the East of England region.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer across the East of England region.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 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
Essex - 6 £300 -
Infrastructure Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) MCSE
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) NHS
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) IIS
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) MCP
5 2 (18.18%) WLAN
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) CCA

Infrastructure Support 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) WLAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) NHS
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
1 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNA
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (36.36%) MCSE
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) CCA
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (18.18%) MCP
4 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
2 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) webMethods