The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 564 585 572
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 64 46 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.087% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.091% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 22 20
Median daily rate £350 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £235 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £425 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 -
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47590 50276 48346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.76% 94.91% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 31357 32537 29765
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1463 1904 1944
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +0.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.42 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer across the England region.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer across the England region.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
London +7 25 £400 +1.58% 5
South East +9 10 £366 +1.73% 9
East of England +19 9 £275 -35.29%
Yorkshire +4 9 £258 -31.33% 2
West Midlands - 6 £400 - 7
North West +13 4 £320 +42.22%
South West - 1 £225 -
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Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 69 (65.71%) Windows
2 61 (58.10%) VMware
3 51 (48.57%) Microsoft
4 48 (45.71%) Active Directory
5 42 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 37 (35.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (28.57%) Firewall
8 29 (27.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (26.67%) Cisco
9 28 (26.67%) Linux
10 27 (25.71%) Data Centre
11 25 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (20.95%) DNS
13 21 (20.00%) LAN
13 21 (20.00%) ITIL
13 21 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
14 20 (19.05%) SAN
14 20 (19.05%) WAN
14 20 (19.05%) vSphere
15 18 (17.14%) MS Exchange
15 18 (17.14%) HP
15 18 (17.14%) PowerShell
16 17 (16.19%) Security Cleared
16 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
17 16 (15.24%) MCSE
17 16 (15.24%) Citrix
17 16 (15.24%) SCCM
17 16 (15.24%) Degree
17 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.43%) Apache
3 11 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.71%) IIS
4 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.71%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.90%) IBM Domino
6 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.62%) MS Office
3 3 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (12.38%) Office 365
3 7 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.76%) IaaS
5 4 (3.81%) SaaS
6 3 (2.86%) PaaS
7 2 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.90%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (1.90%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (28.57%) Firewall
2 22 (20.95%) DNS
3 21 (20.00%) LAN
4 20 (19.05%) SAN
4 20 (19.05%) WAN
5 15 (14.29%) DHCP
6 9 (8.57%) VPN
7 7 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (5.71%) Internet
8 6 (5.71%) IPv4
8 6 (5.71%) TCP/IP
8 6 (5.71%) WLAN
9 5 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (4.76%) iSCSI
9 5 (4.76%) SSL
9 5 (4.76%) Wireless
10 4 (3.81%) NetScaler
10 4 (3.81%) VLAN
11 3 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (2.86%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.52%) MySQL
3 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.86%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.95%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.95%) MSI
1 1 (0.95%) Selenium
General
1 11 (10.48%) Finance
2 3 (2.86%) Legal
3 2 (1.90%) iGaming
3 2 (1.90%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Advertising
4 1 (0.95%) Back Office
4 1 (0.95%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Games
4 1 (0.95%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.62%) LAMP
2 3 (2.86%) XML
3 2 (1.90%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (1.90%) Middleware
3 2 (1.90%) Web Services
4 1 (0.95%) Java EE
4 1 (0.95%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.95%) RAML
4 1 (0.95%) RESTful
4 1 (0.95%) SOAP
4 1 (0.95%) Swagger
4 1 (0.95%) XSLT
4 1 (0.95%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.62%) NHS
3 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.76%) Clustering
5 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.86%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.86%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (1.90%) IBM XIV
7 2 (1.90%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.90%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.90%) User Experience
7 2 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.90%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.95%) BYOD
8 1 (0.95%) iSeries
8 1 (0.95%) PKI
8 1 (0.95%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.95%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (65.71%) Windows
2 42 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 37 (35.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (26.67%) Linux
5 25 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (9.52%) Unix
7 9 (8.57%) Windows 8
7 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.71%) Ubuntu
9 5 (4.76%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.81%) CentOS
11 2 (1.90%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.95%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (7.62%) High Availability
2 8 (7.62%) Migration
3 7 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (6.67%) Information Security
3 7 (6.67%) Open Source
3 7 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (5.71%) Scrum
4 6 (5.71%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (3.81%) DevOps
6 4 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.81%) Information Assurance
6 4 (3.81%) Problem Management
6 4 (3.81%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (2.86%) Data Analysis
7 3 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 10 (9.52%) Python
3 6 (5.71%) Perl
4 5 (4.76%) SQL
5 4 (3.81%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.81%) C
5 4 (3.81%) Java
6 3 (2.86%) VBScript
7 2 (1.90%) C++
7 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.90%) PHP
8 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (16.19%) Security Cleared
4 16 (15.24%) Degree
4 16 (15.24%) MCSE
5 15 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 15 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (11.43%) CCNA
7 11 (10.48%) CCNP
8 9 (8.57%) MCSA
9 5 (4.76%) MCP
10 4 (3.81%) CCA
10 4 (3.81%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (2.86%) CISSP
11 3 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (2.86%) SANS
12 2 (1.90%) CCIE
12 2 (1.90%) RHCA
13 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.95%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) COBIT
1 3 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.86%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 48 (45.71%) Active Directory
2 29 (27.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (19.05%) vSphere
4 10 (9.52%) XenApp
5 8 (7.62%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.71%) DFS Replication
6 6 (5.71%) Hyper-V
7 5 (4.76%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.90%) Firmware
9 2 (1.90%) NFS
9 2 (1.90%) vCloud
9 2 (1.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (1.90%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.90%) Xen
9 2 (1.90%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.95%) UAG
Systems Management
1 16 (15.24%) SCCM
2 8 (7.62%) SCOM
3 3 (2.86%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.90%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.90%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.90%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.90%) Opsview
4 2 (1.90%) WSUS
5 1 (0.95%) Ansible
5 1 (0.95%) Puppet
5 1 (0.95%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.95%) Sysprep
5 1 (0.95%) Terraform
5 1 (0.95%) vMotion
5 1 (0.95%) vRealize
Vendors
1 61 (58.10%) VMware
2 51 (48.57%) Microsoft
3 28 (26.67%) Cisco
4 18 (17.14%) HP
5 16 (15.24%) Citrix
6 9 (8.57%) NetApp
7 8 (7.62%) EMC
7 8 (7.62%) Juniper
8 6 (5.71%) Red Hat
8 6 (5.71%) Splunk
9 5 (4.76%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.76%) Dell
9 5 (4.76%) IBM
9 5 (4.76%) Oracle
10 4 (3.81%) Veeam
11 3 (2.86%) arcserve
11 3 (2.86%) F5
11 3 (2.86%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.86%) Symantec
12 2 (1.90%) Remedy