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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK / England
Rank 521 577 560
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 39 34 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.072% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.075% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 23
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £324 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.97% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £24.00

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
38923 45199 45004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.07% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25520 29485 28268
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.48% +5.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1530 1806
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +28 19 £425 +9.67% 10
South East +26 13 £315 -5.97% 6
East Midlands +2 3 £315 - 1
North West +31 2 £310 -27.05% 2
Yorkshire +19 1 - - 3
East of England +8 1 £340 +21.42% 1
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 63 (67.74%) Windows
2 52 (55.91%) VMware
3 44 (47.31%) Windows Server
4 43 (46.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (46.24%) Active Directory
5 40 (43.01%) Microsoft
6 36 (38.71%) Linux
7 35 (37.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (34.41%) ITIL
9 27 (29.03%) Cisco
10 23 (24.73%) DNS
11 22 (23.66%) HP
12 21 (22.58%) MS Excel
12 21 (22.58%) Data Centre
13 20 (21.51%) IaaS
13 20 (21.51%) SAN
14 18 (19.35%) Change Management
14 18 (19.35%) Firewall
14 18 (19.35%) PowerShell
14 18 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (18.28%) DHCP
15 17 (18.28%) LAN
16 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
17 15 (16.13%) PRINCE2
17 15 (16.13%) WAN
17 15 (16.13%) Open Source
17 15 (16.13%) PaaS
18 14 (15.05%) SaaS
18 14 (15.05%) MS Exchange
18 14 (15.05%) MCSE

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 14 (15.05%) IIS
1 14 (15.05%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.45%) Apache
4 6 (6.45%) Skype for Business
5 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.23%) Tuxedo
7 3 (3.23%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.15%) JBoss
8 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.15%) WildFly
9 1 (1.08%) Confluence
9 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.08%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 21 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.15%) MS Office
4 1 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.51%) IaaS
2 15 (16.13%) PaaS
3 14 (15.05%) SaaS
4 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (9.68%) Office 365
6 5 (5.38%) HP Helion
7 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (24.73%) DNS
2 20 (21.51%) SAN
3 18 (19.35%) Firewall
4 17 (18.28%) DHCP
4 17 (18.28%) LAN
5 15 (16.13%) WAN
6 12 (12.90%) TCP/IP
7 7 (7.53%) VoIP
7 7 (7.53%) Wireless
8 4 (4.30%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.30%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (4.30%) DMZ
8 4 (4.30%) NAS
8 4 (4.30%) Skype
8 4 (4.30%) SMTP
8 4 (4.30%) VLAN
8 4 (4.30%) VPN
9 3 (3.23%) HSRP
9 3 (3.23%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (3.23%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.23%) DB2
4 3 (3.23%) MySQL
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) JIRA
2 2 (2.15%) CA Gen
2 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.08%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (8.60%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Legal
3 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.15%) Back Office
4 2 (2.15%) Local Government
4 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Law
5 1 (1.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.53%) Middleware
2 2 (2.15%) WAP
3 1 (1.08%) LAMP
3 1 (1.08%) REST
3 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 14 (15.05%) Clustering
3 8 (8.60%) Replication
4 6 (6.45%) CMDB
4 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.38%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.30%) PKI
7 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.08%) EPoS
8 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.08%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (1.08%) NHS
8 1 (1.08%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 63 (67.74%) Windows
2 44 (47.31%) Windows Server
3 36 (38.71%) Linux
4 35 (37.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (13.98%) Unix
7 11 (11.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (10.75%) AIX
9 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (8.60%) Windows 7
11 7 (7.53%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (7.53%) SUSE
11 7 (7.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 6 (6.45%) Solaris
13 4 (4.30%) Android
14 3 (3.23%) HPUX
14 3 (3.23%) MVS
14 3 (3.23%) Windows 10
15 2 (2.15%) CentOS
15 2 (2.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.41%) ITIL
2 18 (19.35%) Change Management
3 15 (16.13%) Open Source
3 15 (16.13%) PRINCE2
4 14 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (13.98%) DevOps
6 12 (12.90%) ITIL V3
6 12 (12.90%) Problem Management
7 8 (8.60%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.53%) Data Centre Operations
8 7 (7.53%) Data Management
8 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 6 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.45%) Issue Tracking
9 6 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.45%) Migration
10 5 (5.38%) Asset Management
10 5 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.38%) Performance Optimisation
10 5 (5.38%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.35%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.68%) SQL
3 8 (8.60%) Bash Shell
4 6 (6.45%) VB
5 3 (3.23%) Java
6 2 (2.15%) Perl
6 2 (2.15%) Python
7 1 (1.08%) Go
7 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (15.05%) MCSE
1 14 (15.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.75%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.60%) MCSA
5 7 (7.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (7.53%) CCNA
6 6 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.30%) CCNP
7 4 (4.30%) Degree
8 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.15%) CCSA
9 2 (2.15%) MCP
9 2 (2.15%) MCSD
9 2 (2.15%) RHCE
10 1 (1.08%) CCA
10 1 (1.08%) CISSP
10 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (4.30%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.15%) SLA
4 1 (1.08%) BS7799
4 1 (1.08%) GCP
4 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 43 (46.24%) Active Directory
1 43 (46.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.75%) Hyper-V
3 9 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (9.68%) vSphere
4 8 (8.60%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (6.45%) XenApp
6 4 (4.30%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.15%) DFS Replication
7 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.15%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.15%) vCloud
7 2 (2.15%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.08%) Firmware
8 1 (1.08%) NFS
8 1 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) SCCM
2 9 (9.68%) SCOM
3 7 (7.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (6.45%) NetBackup
4 6 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (6.45%) WSUS
5 5 (5.38%) Puppet
6 4 (4.30%) AirWatch
7 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (2.15%) Ansible
8 2 (2.15%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.15%) Terraform
9 1 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (1.08%) Netcool
9 1 (1.08%) OpenIDM
9 1 (1.08%) OpenView
9 1 (1.08%) Perfmon
9 1 (1.08%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 52 (55.91%) VMware
2 40 (43.01%) Microsoft
3 27 (29.03%) Cisco
4 22 (23.66%) HP
5 14 (15.05%) CheckPoint
6 12 (12.90%) Citrix
6 12 (12.90%) Red Hat
7 11 (11.83%) Oracle
8 10 (10.75%) IBM
9 8 (8.60%) ServiceNow
10 6 (6.45%) EMC
10 6 (6.45%) Remedy
10 6 (6.45%) Symantec
11 5 (5.38%) EqualLogic
11 5 (5.38%) Veeam
12 4 (4.30%) MobileIron
12 4 (4.30%) NetApp
12 4 (4.30%) Sophos
13 3 (3.23%) CA
13 3 (3.23%) Juniper