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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK / England
Rank 532 559 553
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 45 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.070% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.074% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 24 26
Median daily rate £400 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £345 £361
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £47.79 - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.48 - £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
39259 43355 43155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.94% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25755 27927 27633
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1348 1585 1746
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +17 21 £420 +8.38% 8
South East +28 13 £315 -0.78% 8
East Midlands +7 3 £333 - 1
East of England - 3 £340 - 3
North East - 2 £538 - 1
North West +14 1 £310 -27.05% 3
Yorkshire +10 1 - - 3
South West - 1 - - 1
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 71 (68.27%) Windows
2 60 (57.69%) VMware
3 49 (47.12%) Active Directory
4 47 (45.19%) Microsoft
5 46 (44.23%) Windows Server
6 44 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
7 39 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (34.62%) Linux
9 35 (33.65%) ITIL
10 31 (29.81%) Cisco
11 27 (25.96%) DNS
12 26 (25.00%) HP
13 24 (23.08%) Data Centre
14 22 (21.15%) Firewall
15 21 (20.19%) SAN
15 21 (20.19%) PowerShell
15 21 (20.19%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (19.23%) DHCP
16 20 (19.23%) MS Excel
17 19 (18.27%) LAN
17 19 (18.27%) IaaS
18 18 (17.31%) Open Source
18 18 (17.31%) MS Exchange
18 18 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
19 17 (16.35%) PRINCE2
19 17 (16.35%) IIS
19 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
19 17 (16.35%) WAN
20 16 (15.38%) Citrix
20 16 (15.38%) Change Management

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 (17.31%) MS Exchange
2 17 (16.35%) IIS
3 13 (12.50%) Apache
4 9 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.77%) Skype for Business
6 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.88%) Tuxedo
7 3 (2.88%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.92%) JBoss
8 2 (1.92%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.92%) WildFly
9 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.96%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.96%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 20 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.88%) MS Office
2 3 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.27%) IaaS
2 15 (14.42%) PaaS
3 14 (13.46%) SaaS
4 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (8.65%) Office 365
5 5 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (4.81%) HP Helion
6 2 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.96%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.96%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.96%) DNS
2 22 (21.15%) Firewall
3 21 (20.19%) SAN
4 20 (19.23%) DHCP
5 19 (18.27%) LAN
6 17 (16.35%) WAN
7 11 (10.58%) TCP/IP
8 7 (6.73%) VoIP
9 6 (5.77%) Wireless
10 5 (4.81%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (4.81%) NAS
10 5 (4.81%) VLAN
10 5 (4.81%) VPN
11 4 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (3.85%) DMZ
11 4 (3.85%) iSCSI
11 4 (3.85%) Skype
11 4 (3.85%) SMTP
12 3 (2.88%) OSPF
12 3 (2.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.73%) MySQL
3 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.88%) DB2
5 3 (2.88%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (5.77%) JIRA
2 2 (1.92%) CA Gen
2 2 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (9.62%) Finance
2 6 (5.77%) Legal
3 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.92%) Back Office
4 2 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.96%) Law
5 1 (0.96%) Local Government
5 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.69%) Middleware
2 5 (4.81%) LAMP
3 2 (1.92%) Web Services
4 1 (0.96%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 15 (14.42%) Clustering
3 10 (9.62%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.73%) Replication
5 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.77%) CMDB
5 6 (5.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.85%) PKI
7 2 (1.92%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.92%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.96%) BYOD
8 1 (0.96%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.96%) EPoS
8 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.96%) NHS
8 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.96%) VCE vBlock
8 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 71 (68.27%) Windows
2 46 (44.23%) Windows Server
3 39 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (34.62%) Linux
5 21 (20.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (11.54%) Unix
7 10 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (8.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (8.65%) Windows 7
9 6 (5.77%) AIX
10 5 (4.81%) Solaris
11 4 (3.85%) Android
11 4 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (3.85%) SUSE
11 4 (3.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (2.88%) CentOS
12 3 (2.88%) MVS
12 3 (2.88%) Windows 10
12 3 (2.88%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.65%) ITIL
2 18 (17.31%) Open Source
3 17 (16.35%) PRINCE2
4 16 (15.38%) Change Management
5 14 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (12.50%) DevOps
7 12 (11.54%) Problem Management
8 10 (9.62%) ITIL V3
9 8 (7.69%) Migration
10 7 (6.73%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.73%) Data Centre Operations
10 7 (6.73%) Data Management
10 7 (6.73%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 6 (5.77%) Issue Tracking
11 6 (5.77%) Mobile Device Management
12 5 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (4.81%) High Availability
12 5 (4.81%) Information Assurance
12 5 (4.81%) Technical Analysis
12 5 (4.81%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.19%) PowerShell
2 11 (10.58%) SQL
3 6 (5.77%) VB
4 5 (4.81%) Python
5 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.88%) Java
7 1 (0.96%) C
7 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (14.42%) MCSE
3 13 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 11 (10.58%) Degree
5 10 (9.62%) MCSA
6 9 (8.65%) CCNA
7 7 (6.73%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (6.73%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (4.81%) CCNP
10 4 (3.85%) CISSP
11 3 (2.88%) SANS
12 2 (1.92%) CCSA
12 2 (1.92%) MCP
12 2 (1.92%) RHCE
13 1 (0.96%) GCIH
13 1 (0.96%) MCITP
13 1 (0.96%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (5.77%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.92%) QA
4 1 (0.96%) BS7799
4 1 (0.96%) GCP
4 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (47.12%) Active Directory
2 44 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.58%) Hyper-V
3 11 (10.58%) vSphere
4 9 (8.65%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (6.73%) XenApp
6 5 (4.81%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (3.85%) DFS Replication
7 4 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.88%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.92%) NFS
9 2 (1.92%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.92%) vCloud
10 1 (0.96%) Docker
10 1 (0.96%) Firmware
10 1 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.96%) Xen
10 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (12.50%) SCCM
2 9 (8.65%) SCOM
3 6 (5.77%) NetBackup
3 6 (5.77%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (5.77%) Puppet
3 6 (5.77%) WSUS
4 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (3.85%) AirWatch
5 4 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (2.88%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.92%) Ansible
7 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.92%) Terraform
8 1 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.96%) OpenView
8 1 (0.96%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.96%) Thomson Reuters DACS
8 1 (0.96%) vRealize
Vendors
1 60 (57.69%) VMware
2 47 (45.19%) Microsoft
3 31 (29.81%) Cisco
4 26 (25.00%) HP
5 16 (15.38%) Citrix
6 12 (11.54%) CheckPoint
7 9 (8.65%) Oracle
7 9 (8.65%) Red Hat
8 8 (7.69%) IBM
8 8 (7.69%) Symantec
9 7 (6.73%) ServiceNow
10 6 (5.77%) Juniper
10 6 (5.77%) Remedy
11 5 (4.81%) EMC
11 5 (4.81%) Splunk
11 5 (4.81%) Veeam
12 4 (3.85%) 3PAR
12 4 (3.85%) MobileIron
12 4 (3.85%) NetApp
13 3 (2.88%) F5
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