The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Windows Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 585 564 556
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 48 74 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 41 36
Median daily rate £325 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £317 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
-5.52% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +70.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.87 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +19.48%
Windows 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
47525 49547 47656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.00% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31298 32087 29344
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1474 1872 1909
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.06 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.61% +2.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Windows Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

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 30 August 2016.

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
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 Windows Infrastructure Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 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 -31 23 £330 -2.58% 5
Yorkshire -6 13 £321 -14.46% 2
East of England +15 5 £275 -35.29%
South East +12 5 £400 +6.66% 5
North West +10 1 £275 -13.38%
West Midlands -33 1 - - 1
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Windows 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 Windows Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (68.13%) Windows Server
3 52 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 48 (52.75%) VMware
5 47 (51.65%) Active Directory
6 41 (45.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (41.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (34.07%) SAN
9 27 (29.67%) Citrix
9 27 (29.67%) MS Exchange
10 26 (28.57%) PowerShell
11 22 (24.18%) SQL Server
12 21 (23.08%) ITIL
12 21 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (23.08%) DNS
13 20 (21.98%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (20.88%) Cisco
14 19 (20.88%) SQL
15 17 (18.68%) IIS
15 17 (18.68%) Firewall
15 17 (18.68%) Windows 7
16 16 (17.58%) SCCM
16 16 (17.58%) NetApp
17 15 (16.48%) MS Excel
17 15 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2010
18 14 (15.38%) DHCP
19 13 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
19 13 (14.29%) Linux
19 13 (14.29%) Finance
19 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

Windows 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 27 (29.67%) MS Exchange
2 17 (18.68%) IIS
3 15 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (13.19%) Skype for Business
5 10 (10.99%) SharePoint
6 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.30%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.20%) Apache
9 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (16.48%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.09%) MS Office
3 2 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.99%) Office 365
3 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.30%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.20%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.10%) IaaS
5 1 (1.10%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (34.07%) SAN
2 21 (23.08%) DNS
3 17 (18.68%) Firewall
4 14 (15.38%) DHCP
5 10 (10.99%) LAN
5 10 (10.99%) WAN
6 9 (9.89%) VPN
7 8 (8.79%) iSCSI
7 8 (8.79%) TCP/IP
7 8 (8.79%) VLAN
8 6 (6.59%) Internet
8 6 (6.59%) NAS
9 5 (5.49%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (5.49%) SMTP
10 4 (4.40%) FTP
10 4 (4.40%) Wireless
11 3 (3.30%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (3.30%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (3.30%) Skype
11 3 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.10%) MySQL
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Metasploit
2 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.10%) MSI
3 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Legal
3 4 (4.40%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Games
5 1 (1.10%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) Web Services
2 1 (1.10%) .NET
2 1 (1.10%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (12.09%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.30%) Replication
3 2 (2.20%) Clustering
3 2 (2.20%) EMC VNX
3 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.20%) NHS
4 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.10%) CMDB
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.10%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.10%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (68.13%) Windows Server
3 41 (45.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (41.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (18.68%) Windows 7
7 13 (14.29%) Linux
8 10 (10.99%) Windows 8
9 5 (5.49%) CentOS
10 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
10 4 (4.40%) Windows 10
11 3 (3.30%) Android
11 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
11 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (3.30%) Unix
12 2 (2.20%) Mac OS
12 2 (2.20%) Mac OS X
12 2 (2.20%) Solaris
12 2 (2.20%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.10%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.08%) ITIL
2 9 (9.89%) Problem Management
3 7 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (6.59%) Migration
5 5 (5.49%) Server Building
6 4 (4.40%) Data Management
6 4 (4.40%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.30%) Change Control
7 3 (3.30%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.30%) CRM
7 3 (3.30%) High Availability
7 3 (3.30%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (3.30%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.20%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (2.20%) DevOps
8 2 (2.20%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (2.20%) Investment Management
8 2 (2.20%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 19 (20.88%) SQL
3 5 (5.49%) Perl
4 3 (3.30%) Python
5 2 (2.20%) C
5 2 (2.20%) VBScript
6 1 (1.10%) AWK
6 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.10%) PHP
6 1 (1.10%) Ruby
6 1 (1.10%) sed
6 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (12.09%) CCNA
3 8 (8.79%) MCSE
3 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.20%) AWS Certification
6 2 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.20%) CCNP
6 2 (2.20%) CEH
6 2 (2.20%) MCP
6 2 (2.20%) RHCT
7 1 (1.10%) CCA
7 1 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.10%) Degree
7 1 (1.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.10%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 47 (51.65%) Active Directory
2 20 (21.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.19%) Hyper-V
4 11 (12.09%) XenApp
5 7 (7.69%) vSphere
6 6 (6.59%) VMware ESX
7 5 (5.49%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (5.49%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (5.49%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.40%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (3.30%) DFS Replication
9 3 (3.30%) ISA Server
10 2 (2.20%) vCloud
10 2 (2.20%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (2.20%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.10%) BitLocker
11 1 (1.10%) Samba
11 1 (1.10%) StorNext
11 1 (1.10%) UAG
11 1 (1.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (17.58%) SCCM
2 10 (10.99%) SCOM
3 6 (6.59%) SCVMM
4 5 (5.49%) Puppet
4 5 (5.49%) WSUS
5 4 (4.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (2.20%) Ansible
6 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.10%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.10%) cPanel
7 1 (1.10%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.10%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.10%) Salt
7 1 (1.10%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.10%) SCSM
7 1 (1.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 52 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 48 (52.75%) VMware
3 27 (29.67%) Citrix
4 19 (20.88%) Cisco
5 16 (17.58%) NetApp
6 12 (13.19%) HP
7 7 (7.69%) Dell
7 7 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 7 (7.69%) Symantec
8 5 (5.49%) Dell Compellent
8 5 (5.49%) Juniper
8 5 (5.49%) Mitel
9 4 (4.40%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.30%) EMC
11 2 (2.20%) AppSense
11 2 (2.20%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.20%) Veeam
12 1 (1.10%) Brocade
12 1 (1.10%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.10%) WatchGuard
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