The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 536 529 536
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 28 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.041% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.044% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 20
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£350 £340 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £251 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £384 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £295 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45686 43047 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.53% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28284 25787 27971
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1846 1994 2539
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.27 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
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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 24 July 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 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 12 £398 +9.65% 8
South East -7 11 £350 +3.32% 3
East Midlands +3 2 £250 -14.52% 1
East of England -19 2 £310 +31.91% 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
South West - - - - 2
North West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
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Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 37 (64.91%) VMware
3 29 (50.88%) Active Directory
4 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (36.84%) MS Exchange
5 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 20 (35.09%) Citrix
7 19 (33.33%) Cisco
8 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
8 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (28.07%) SAN
9 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (26.32%) vSphere
10 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (26.32%) SQL
11 14 (24.56%) Firewall
11 14 (24.56%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (24.56%) XenApp
11 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
12 12 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
13 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
13 11 (19.30%) DNS
14 10 (17.54%) LAN
14 10 (17.54%) WAN
14 10 (17.54%) MCSE
14 10 (17.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (15.79%) Linux
16 8 (14.04%) IBM

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 21 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 14 (24.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (8.77%) IIS
7 3 (5.26%) Lync
7 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
7 3 (5.26%) Apache
8 2 (3.51%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.75%) Drupal
9 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) SAN
2 14 (24.56%) Firewall
3 11 (19.30%) DNS
4 10 (17.54%) LAN
4 10 (17.54%) WAN
5 7 (12.28%) DHCP
6 6 (10.53%) Internet
7 5 (8.77%) MPLS
7 5 (8.77%) OSPF
7 5 (8.77%) BGP
7 5 (8.77%) DDNS
7 5 (8.77%) LDAP
8 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
8 4 (7.02%) NAS
9 3 (5.26%) VPN
9 3 (5.26%) SSL
10 2 (3.51%) IPv4
10 2 (3.51%) IPv6
10 2 (3.51%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.51%) DB2
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Publishing
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) JMS
1 5 (8.77%) .NET
1 5 (8.77%) J2EE
1 5 (8.77%) SOAP
2 2 (3.51%) COM+
2 2 (3.51%) DCOM
3 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Clustering
2 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.26%) Open Source
3 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.51%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.51%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (3.51%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.75%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (1.75%) New Media
4 1 (1.75%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
4 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (15.79%) Linux
6 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.51%) UNIX
7 2 (3.51%) HPUX
7 2 (3.51%) Solaris
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
1 8 (14.04%) Migration
2 7 (12.28%) ITIL
3 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
3 5 (8.77%) Data Migration
3 5 (8.77%) DevOps
3 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
3 5 (8.77%) EAI
3 5 (8.77%) SOA
4 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.26%) Data Management
5 3 (5.26%) Change Management
6 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.51%) Validation
6 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (3.51%) Software Deployment
6 2 (3.51%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.75%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.75%) Logistics
7 1 (1.75%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) SQL
2 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.77%) Java
4 3 (5.26%) VB
5 2 (3.51%) Perl
6 1 (1.75%) C
6 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (17.54%) MCSE
2 10 (17.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (12.28%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (10.53%) CCNP
4 6 (10.53%) CCNA
5 5 (8.77%) MCITP
6 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
6 4 (7.02%) Degree
6 4 (7.02%) MCTS
7 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.26%) CCA
7 3 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (5.26%) MCSA
8 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.75%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 29 (50.88%) Active Directory
2 15 (26.32%) vSphere
3 14 (24.56%) XenApp
3 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (14.04%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (12.28%) XenDesktop
5 7 (12.28%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.51%) vCloud
7 2 (3.51%) XenServer
8 1 (1.75%) Xen
8 1 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.75%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) SCCM
2 5 (8.77%) SCOM
3 3 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (5.26%) Foglight
4 2 (3.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (3.51%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.75%) WSUS
5 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.75%) Puppet
5 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 37 (64.91%) VMware
2 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 20 (35.09%) Citrix
4 19 (33.33%) Cisco
5 8 (14.04%) IBM
6 7 (12.28%) CheckPoint
7 6 (10.53%) EMC
8 5 (8.77%) HP
8 5 (8.77%) Business Objects
9 4 (7.02%) Oracle
9 4 (7.02%) McAfee
9 4 (7.02%) NetApp
10 3 (5.26%) F5
10 3 (5.26%) Symantec
10 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.26%) Sophos
10 3 (5.26%) Juniper
11 2 (3.51%) Avaya
11 2 (3.51%) Dell
11 2 (3.51%) Veritas
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