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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 543 539 494
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -45
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 30 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.056% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.060% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 11
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£363 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £436 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £420 £298
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.00
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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
46038 44890 39234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.43% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28471 27469 23064
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1898 2085
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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 +6 12 £363 +2.11% 6
South East -22 8 £400 - 3
South West -2 5 £340 -24.44% 4
West Midlands -12 2 £250 -41.17% 2
East Midlands - 2 £388 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 2
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
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Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 51 (76.12%) Windows
2 46 (68.66%) VMware
3 39 (58.21%) Active Directory
4 34 (50.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (41.79%) Cisco
6 27 (40.30%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (38.81%) MS Exchange
8 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
8 23 (34.33%) DNS
9 21 (31.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (28.36%) ITIL
11 18 (26.87%) DHCP
11 18 (26.87%) SAN
12 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (23.88%) NetApp
14 15 (22.39%) Citrix
14 15 (22.39%) MS Excel
14 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2010
15 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (17.91%) vSphere
16 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2007
17 11 (16.42%) SCCM
17 11 (16.42%) LAN
17 11 (16.42%) Linux
17 11 (16.42%) Firewall
18 10 (14.93%) MCSE
18 10 (14.93%) Cisco Certification
18 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
18 10 (14.93%) HP
18 10 (14.93%) XenApp

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 26 (38.81%) MS Exchange
2 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (13.43%) Lync
4 9 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (10.45%) IIS
5 7 (10.45%) Apache
6 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
6 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
6 5 (7.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.99%) JBoss
9 1 (1.49%) Node.js
9 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (22.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.33%) DNS
2 18 (26.87%) DHCP
2 18 (26.87%) SAN
3 11 (16.42%) Firewall
3 11 (16.42%) LAN
4 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
5 8 (11.94%) WAN
6 6 (8.96%) NAS
7 5 (7.46%) MPLS
8 3 (4.48%) OSPF
8 3 (4.48%) BGP
8 3 (4.48%) BIG-IP
8 3 (4.48%) VLAN
8 3 (4.48%) SSL
8 3 (4.48%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.99%) Network Security
10 1 (1.49%) Wireless
10 1 (1.49%) Internet
10 1 (1.49%) SMTP
10 1 (1.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) Informix
2 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Subversion
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Back Office
2 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Law
3 1 (1.49%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) HTML
1 3 (4.48%) XML
2 1 (1.49%) Middleware
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Clustering
1 4 (5.97%) Open Source
2 2 (2.99%) PKI
2 2 (2.99%) Replication
2 2 (2.99%) CLARiiON
2 2 (2.99%) FlexPod
2 2 (2.99%) IBM XIV
2 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.49%) NHS
3 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 51 (76.12%) Windows
2 34 (50.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (31.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (16.42%) Linux
6 3 (4.48%) CentOS
6 3 (4.48%) UNIX
6 3 (4.48%) Solaris
6 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) ITIL
2 8 (11.94%) Migration
2 8 (11.94%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (7.46%) DevOps
3 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.97%) Change Management
4 4 (5.97%) ITIL V3
5 3 (4.48%) Change Control
5 3 (4.48%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (4.48%) Data Management
5 3 (4.48%) Project Management
6 2 (2.99%) Service Management
6 2 (2.99%) ITSM
6 2 (2.99%) BCP
6 2 (2.99%) Logistics
6 2 (2.99%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (2.99%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.94%) SQL
1 8 (11.94%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.46%) PHP
3 3 (4.48%) Java
3 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.99%) Perl
4 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.49%) Ruby
5 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.93%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.93%) MCSE
3 9 (13.43%) CCNA
4 5 (7.46%) CCNP
4 5 (7.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (7.46%) MCITP
5 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.48%) MCSA
7 2 (2.99%) CCA
7 2 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.99%) MCTS
8 1 (1.49%) Degree
8 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 39 (58.21%) Active Directory
2 27 (40.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (17.91%) vSphere
4 10 (14.93%) XenApp
5 9 (13.43%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.97%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.48%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.48%) Xen
7 3 (4.48%) vCloud
8 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.49%) Docker
9 1 (1.49%) iptables
9 1 (1.49%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) SCCM
2 7 (10.45%) SCOM
3 6 (8.96%) Foglight
4 4 (5.97%) Nagios
4 4 (5.97%) NetBackup
4 4 (5.97%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (4.48%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (4.48%) ZABBIX
5 3 (4.48%) OpenView
5 3 (4.48%) Puppet
6 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (2.99%) WSUS
6 2 (2.99%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (1.49%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.49%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.49%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 46 (68.66%) VMware
2 28 (41.79%) Cisco
3 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
4 16 (23.88%) NetApp
5 15 (22.39%) Citrix
6 10 (14.93%) HP
7 8 (11.94%) SolarWinds
8 7 (10.45%) Red Hat
9 5 (7.46%) CheckPoint
9 5 (7.46%) Oracle
10 4 (5.97%) F5
10 4 (5.97%) Meraki
10 4 (5.97%) Riverbed
11 3 (4.48%) McAfee
11 3 (4.48%) EMC
11 3 (4.48%) Symantec
12 2 (2.99%) Remedy
12 2 (2.99%) Veritas
12 2 (2.99%) IBM
12 2 (2.99%) Juniper
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