The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 542 517 557
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 40 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.058% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.063% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 8
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£425 £375 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £340 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.39% +17.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £41.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +65.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
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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
47622 44788 49883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.78% 92.82% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27431 28526
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1905 1938 2490
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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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
London +7 22 £430 +10.25% 6
South East +1 14 £400 +17.64% 8
East of England - 5 - - 1
Yorkshire +1 2 £363 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £150 - 2
North West - - - - 1
South West - - - - 5
West Midlands - - - - 3
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 42 (63.64%) VMware
2 37 (56.06%) Windows
3 29 (43.94%) Active Directory
4 23 (34.85%) MS Exchange
4 23 (34.85%) vSphere
5 22 (33.33%) Firewall
6 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (28.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (27.27%) Citrix
7 18 (27.27%) DNS
7 18 (27.27%) Cisco
7 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 14 (21.21%) SAN
9 14 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (18.18%) DHCP
11 11 (16.67%) Linux
11 11 (16.67%) MCSE
12 10 (15.15%) SQL
12 10 (15.15%) Symantec
12 10 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (15.15%) XenApp
13 9 (13.64%) SCOM
13 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (13.64%) NetBackup
13 9 (13.64%) Telecoms
13 9 (13.64%) ITIL

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (34.85%) MS Exchange
2 19 (28.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (9.09%) Lync
6 6 (9.09%) IIS
7 5 (7.58%) Apache
8 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
9 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
9 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.52%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.55%) Office 365
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) Firewall
2 18 (27.27%) DNS
3 14 (21.21%) SAN
4 12 (18.18%) DHCP
5 9 (13.64%) LAN
6 7 (10.61%) WAN
7 5 (7.58%) MPLS
7 5 (7.58%) OSPF
7 5 (7.58%) BGP
8 3 (4.55%) Internet
8 3 (4.55%) SSL
8 3 (4.55%) VPN
9 2 (3.03%) LDAP
9 2 (3.03%) IP Telephony
9 2 (3.03%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (1.52%) Network Security
10 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.52%) Broadband
10 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (1.52%) MySQL
General
1 9 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Publishing
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Law
5 1 (1.52%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Web Services
1 2 (3.03%) SAML
1 2 (3.03%) X-Windows
1 2 (3.03%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Blackberry
1 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Clustering
3 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.55%) Freedom of Information Act
4 3 (4.55%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (4.55%) CLARiiON
4 3 (4.55%) Open Source
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.03%) Wiki
6 1 (1.52%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (1.52%) Replication
6 1 (1.52%) PKI
6 1 (1.52%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (56.06%) Windows
2 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (16.67%) Linux
5 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.58%) Windows 2000
7 4 (6.06%) Solaris
7 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.55%) UNIX
9 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.52%) CentOS
10 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.64%) ITIL
2 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
2 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.58%) DevOps
5 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (6.06%) Line Management
5 4 (6.06%) Change Management
6 3 (4.55%) Data Management
6 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.55%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.03%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.03%) Resource Management
7 2 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.03%) Migration
7 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.03%) BCP
8 1 (1.52%) Project Management
8 1 (1.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.03%) Perl
3 2 (3.03%) VB
3 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.52%) C
4 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (16.67%) MCSE
3 10 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (10.61%) CCNA
4 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (10.61%) Degree
5 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 5 (7.58%) CCNP
7 4 (6.06%) MCSA
8 3 (4.55%) MCITP
9 2 (3.03%) MCP
9 2 (3.03%) CCA
9 2 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (3.03%) MCTS
10 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.52%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
1 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (43.94%) Active Directory
2 23 (34.85%) vSphere
3 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.15%) XenApp
4 6 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 6 (9.09%) vCloud
4 6 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 5 (7.58%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.03%) DFS Replication
7 2 (3.03%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.03%) XenServer
8 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.52%) Xen
8 1 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.52%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) NetBackup
1 9 (13.64%) SCOM
2 8 (12.12%) SCCM
3 6 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 5 (7.58%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (6.06%) SCOrch
6 3 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (4.55%) Foglight
6 3 (4.55%) WSUS
7 2 (3.03%) Puppet
8 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.52%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.52%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.52%) EMC Navisphere
8 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 42 (63.64%) VMware
2 18 (27.27%) Cisco
2 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 18 (27.27%) Citrix
3 10 (15.15%) Symantec
4 9 (13.64%) EMC
5 7 (10.61%) CheckPoint
6 6 (9.09%) Sophos
6 6 (9.09%) Veritas
7 5 (7.58%) Acronis
7 5 (7.58%) NetApp
8 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.06%) IBM
8 4 (6.06%) Oracle
9 3 (4.55%) HP
9 3 (4.55%) Dell
9 3 (4.55%) Juniper
9 3 (4.55%) McAfee
9 3 (4.55%) Google
10 2 (3.03%) Huawei
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