The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 570 555 527
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 13 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.048% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.051% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 6
Average daily rate
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£230 £270 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% -19.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £344 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £255 £280
% change year-on-year
+37.25% -8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £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
46665 46733 39719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.37% 92.53% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 28969 29221 23338
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £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 1843 1910 2041
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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 £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 7 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Infrastructure Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 7 May 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 -8 7 £200 -33.33% 2
South East 0 3 £305 +38.63%
Yorkshire - 2 - -
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Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (74.07%) VMware
4 13 (48.15%) ITIL
4 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
5 11 (40.74%) DNS
5 11 (40.74%) LAN
5 11 (40.74%) WAN
5 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (33.33%) DHCP
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
7 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (22.22%) EMC
8 6 (22.22%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
8 6 (22.22%) SCOM
9 5 (18.52%) SAN
9 5 (18.52%) NetApp
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco
10 4 (14.81%) Citrix
10 4 (14.81%) IIS
10 4 (14.81%) SCCM
10 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
11 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
11 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
11 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
11 3 (11.11%) Finance

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 4 (14.81%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Lync
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) DNS
1 11 (40.74%) LAN
1 11 (40.74%) WAN
2 9 (33.33%) DHCP
3 5 (18.52%) SAN
4 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
2 2 (7.41%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.41%) Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.41%) CCNA
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.41%) vSphere
4 2 (7.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCOM
2 4 (14.81%) SCCM
3 2 (7.41%) ARCserve
3 2 (7.41%) SCVMM
3 2 (7.41%) WSUS
3 2 (7.41%) SCDPM
3 2 (7.41%) vMotion
4 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) VMware
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) EMC
4 5 (18.52%) NetApp
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
5 4 (14.81%) Citrix
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle
6 2 (7.41%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) McAfee
7 1 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) Lotus