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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 573 576 564
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 41 48 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.094% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.100% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 18
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £295 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £404 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.34% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
-16.36% -
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
46763 48174 46107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.70% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 30926 30296 28951
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1336 1918 1967
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +10 15 £440 +21.37% 10
South East -3 13 £325 -7.14% 3
Yorkshire +7 6 £400 +6.66% 4
East of England +9 2 - - 1
South West -6 2 £431 +25.00% 3
East Midlands - 1 £325 - 1
North East - 1 - - 2
North West - 1 £325 - 1
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 50 (64.94%) VMware
1 50 (64.94%) Windows
2 41 (53.25%) Active Directory
3 37 (48.05%) Windows Server
4 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 33 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (28.57%) Cisco
8 20 (25.97%) Linux
8 20 (25.97%) Firewall
9 19 (24.68%) DNS
10 18 (23.38%) MS Exchange
10 18 (23.38%) vSphere
11 15 (19.48%) ITIL
11 15 (19.48%) DHCP
12 13 (16.88%) HP
12 13 (16.88%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (16.88%) SAN
12 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
12 13 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (16.88%) PowerShell
12 13 (16.88%) SCCM
12 13 (16.88%) Data Centre
13 12 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (14.29%) Citrix
14 11 (14.29%) NetApp
14 11 (14.29%) SQL
14 11 (14.29%) LAN

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 (23.38%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.49%) IIS
4 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.19%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.60%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.30%) Apache
7 1 (1.30%) Confluence
7 1 (1.30%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.39%) Office 365
4 7 (9.09%) PaaS
5 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.60%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.60%) IaaS
5 2 (2.60%) SoftLayer
6 1 (1.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.97%) Firewall
2 19 (24.68%) DNS
3 15 (19.48%) DHCP
4 13 (16.88%) SAN
5 11 (14.29%) LAN
6 9 (11.69%) WAN
7 7 (9.09%) VPN
8 5 (6.49%) NAS
9 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
9 4 (5.19%) VoIP
10 3 (3.90%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (3.90%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (3.90%) Internet
10 3 (3.90%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.90%) MPLS
10 3 (3.90%) NetScaler
10 3 (3.90%) VLAN
10 3 (3.90%) Wireless
11 2 (2.60%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.60%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.99%) MySQL
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.30%) Gradle
1 1 (1.30%) Hudson
1 1 (1.30%) IntelliJ
1 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
1 1 (1.30%) Maven
1 1 (1.30%) Subversion
1 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Advertising
3 2 (2.60%) Games
3 2 (2.60%) iGaming
3 2 (2.60%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.30%) International Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (1.30%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.30%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.79%) NHS
3 4 (5.19%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.19%) Clustering
4 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.60%) IBM XIV
5 2 (2.60%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.60%) User Experience
5 2 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.30%) Derivative
6 1 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.30%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.30%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.30%) MPEG
6 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.30%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (64.94%) Windows
2 37 (48.05%) Windows Server
3 33 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (25.97%) Linux
6 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (7.79%) Unix
8 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
8 5 (6.49%) Windows 8
9 4 (5.19%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.30%) AIX
11 1 (1.30%) CentOS
11 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (1.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.48%) ITIL
2 10 (12.99%) Service Delivery
3 7 (9.09%) Migration
4 6 (7.79%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.19%) Information Security
5 4 (5.19%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (5.19%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (5.19%) Service Management
6 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.90%) Business Continuity
6 3 (3.90%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (3.90%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.90%) High Availability
6 3 (3.90%) Scrum
7 2 (2.60%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.60%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (2.60%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.60%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.88%) PowerShell
2 11 (14.29%) SQL
3 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
3 4 (5.19%) Perl
3 4 (5.19%) Python
4 3 (3.90%) VBScript
5 2 (2.60%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (11.69%) CCNA
5 8 (10.39%) MCSE
6 6 (7.79%) MCITP
7 5 (6.49%) CCNP
7 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
8 4 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (5.19%) MCSA
8 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.60%) CCIE
10 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.30%) CCA
10 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.30%) Degree
10 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.30%) MCP
10 1 (1.30%) MCTS
10 1 (1.30%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) COBIT
1 3 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (53.25%) Active Directory
2 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (23.38%) vSphere
4 11 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (10.39%) XenApp
6 7 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.90%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.90%) Xen
8 2 (2.60%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (2.60%) NFS
8 2 (2.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.30%) KVM
9 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.30%) oVirt
9 1 (1.30%) vCloud
9 1 (1.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (16.88%) SCCM
2 4 (5.19%) SCOM
3 3 (3.90%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.90%) Puppet
4 2 (2.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.60%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (2.60%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.60%) Opsview
5 1 (1.30%) Salt
5 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.30%) vMotion
5 1 (1.30%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (64.94%) VMware
2 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 22 (28.57%) Cisco
4 13 (16.88%) HP
5 11 (14.29%) Citrix
5 11 (14.29%) NetApp
6 6 (7.79%) EMC
7 5 (6.49%) IBM
8 3 (3.90%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.90%) Dell
8 3 (3.90%) Juniper
8 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.60%) F5
9 2 (2.60%) Lotus
9 2 (2.60%) Mitel
9 2 (2.60%) Oracle
9 2 (2.60%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.60%) Tripwire
9 2 (2.60%) Veeam
9 2 (2.60%) Veritas