The first table below looks at the demand for the Windows 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 Windows Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 567 488 569
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +81
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 23 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.035% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.038% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 6
Average daily rate £285 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £280 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £280 £288
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
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Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Infrastructure Engineer across the England region.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Infrastructure Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Infrastructure Engineer across the England region.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Infrastructure Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Windows 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 Windows Infrastructure Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
London -22 9 £300 -33.33% 2
South East -12 2 £298 -
East Midlands - 2 £243 -
East of England - - - -
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Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Windows 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 Windows Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) Active Directory
3 18 (43.90%) VMware
3 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
5 13 (31.71%) Windows 7
6 12 (29.27%) Citrix
7 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (21.95%) SQL
8 9 (21.95%) SCCM
9 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
9 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
10 7 (17.07%) SCOM
10 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
10 7 (17.07%) DNS
11 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
11 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (12.20%) vSphere
12 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (12.20%) VoIP
12 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
13 4 (9.76%) Migration
13 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (9.76%) ARCserve
13 4 (9.76%) IIS
13 4 (9.76%) MS Office
13 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
13 4 (9.76%) DHCP
13 4 (9.76%) VLAN
14 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Windows 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 Windows Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.76%) IIS
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) DNS
2 5 (12.20%) VoIP
3 4 (9.76%) DHCP
3 4 (9.76%) VLAN
4 2 (4.88%) Firewall
4 2 (4.88%) SAN
5 1 (2.44%) NAS
5 1 (2.44%) SSL
5 1 (2.44%) FTP
5 1 (2.44%) VPN
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.44%) Local Government
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) WCF
1 1 (2.44%) WPF
1 1 (2.44%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) HP StorageWorks
1 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (31.71%) Windows 7
4 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.88%) Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.44%) Android
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.76%) Migration
2 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
2 2 (4.88%) Change Control
2 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.44%) Software Deployment
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) Korn
3 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.44%) VBScript
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.32%) MCSE
5 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) MCITP
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.44%) CCNA
5 1 (2.44%) MCSA
System Software
1 24 (58.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) vSphere
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.88%) XenApp
4 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) SCCM
2 7 (17.07%) SCOM
3 4 (9.76%) ARCserve
4 2 (4.88%) WSUS
5 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) VMware
2 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
3 12 (29.27%) Citrix
4 3 (7.32%) HP
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 1 (2.44%) PlateSpin
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Dell
6 1 (2.44%) EMC
6 1 (2.44%) CA
6 1 (2.44%) Symantec
6 1 (2.44%) AppSense
North East
Harris Global
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago