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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
UK / England
Rank 533 558 536
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 35 52 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 38 43
Median daily rate £325 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £275 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £21.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 - £25.00

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
39191 45477 45277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.67% 95.08% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25743 29635 28205
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1518 1789
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 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 +2 17 £423 +20.71% 4
South East +3 11 £288 -11.53% 3
North West +25 2 £170 -54.66%
East Midlands +7 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +19 1 £350 - 5
South West - 1 £325 -
East of England - 1 £288 - 1
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (67.01%) Active Directory
3 63 (64.95%) Windows Server
4 45 (46.39%) VMware
5 41 (42.27%) Microsoft
6 40 (41.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (40.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (26.80%) PowerShell
8 26 (26.80%) Firewall
9 23 (23.71%) Hyper-V
10 22 (22.68%) Citrix
10 22 (22.68%) SAN
10 22 (22.68%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (20.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (17.53%) Windows 7
12 17 (17.53%) DNS
12 17 (17.53%) MS Exchange
13 16 (16.49%) Cisco
14 14 (14.43%) SCCM
14 14 (14.43%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (14.43%) HP
14 14 (14.43%) MS Excel
15 13 (13.40%) Linux
15 13 (13.40%) Migration
15 13 (13.40%) Banking
15 13 (13.40%) Office 365
16 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
17 11 (11.34%) MS Office
17 11 (11.34%) ITIL
17 11 (11.34%) MCSE

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 17 (17.53%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.34%) Skype for Business
3 7 (7.22%) IIS
4 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (14.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.34%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (13.40%) Office 365
3 9 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.15%) SaaS
5 2 (2.06%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (2.06%) IaaS
5 2 (2.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.80%) Firewall
2 22 (22.68%) SAN
3 17 (17.53%) DNS
4 9 (9.28%) LAN
5 7 (7.22%) DHCP
5 7 (7.22%) WAN
6 5 (5.15%) iSCSI
6 5 (5.15%) MPLS
6 5 (5.15%) VPN
7 4 (4.12%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (4.12%) NAS
8 3 (3.09%) FTP
8 3 (3.09%) Skype
8 3 (3.09%) SMTP
8 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.09%) VLAN
9 2 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.06%) Wireless
9 2 (2.06%) WLAN
10 1 (1.03%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Metasploit
2 2 (2.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (13.40%) Banking
2 11 (11.34%) Finance
3 4 (4.12%) Retail
4 3 (3.09%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.06%) Law
5 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.03%) Advertising
6 1 (1.03%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.15%) Web Services
2 1 (1.03%) .NET
2 1 (1.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.19%) Clustering
3 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.09%) PKI
6 2 (2.06%) BYOD
6 2 (2.06%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) Replication
7 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.03%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (64.95%) Windows Server
3 40 (41.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (40.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (22.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (17.53%) Windows 7
7 13 (13.40%) Linux
8 10 (10.31%) Windows 10
9 7 (7.22%) Unix
10 6 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (6.19%) Solaris
11 4 (4.12%) CentOS
12 3 (3.09%) Ubuntu
12 3 (3.09%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.03%) SUSE
13 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.40%) Migration
2 11 (11.34%) ITIL
3 7 (7.22%) High Availability
4 5 (5.15%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (5.15%) Incident Management
4 5 (5.15%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (5.15%) Problem Management
5 3 (3.09%) Asset Management
5 3 (3.09%) Configuration Management
5 3 (3.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (3.09%) Data Modelling
5 3 (3.09%) DevOps
5 3 (3.09%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (3.09%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (3.09%) Service Management
5 3 (3.09%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (2.06%) Application Virtualisation
6 2 (2.06%) Capacity Management
6 2 (2.06%) Process Improvement
6 2 (2.06%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.80%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.31%) SQL
3 4 (4.12%) Python
3 4 (4.12%) VBScript
4 3 (3.09%) Perl
5 1 (1.03%) C
5 1 (1.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (11.34%) MCSE
1 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.28%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (8.25%) CCNA
4 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.12%) CCNP
5 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.09%) Degree
6 3 (3.09%) MCP
6 3 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.06%) AWS Certification
7 2 (2.06%) CEH
7 2 (2.06%) MCITP
7 2 (2.06%) MCSA
7 2 (2.06%) RHCT
8 1 (1.03%) CISSP
8 1 (1.03%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.03%) GCIH
8 1 (1.03%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (67.01%) Active Directory
2 23 (23.71%) Hyper-V
3 20 (20.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (10.31%) XenApp
5 7 (7.22%) vSphere
6 6 (6.19%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (5.15%) VMware ESX
7 5 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.09%) vCloud
8 3 (3.09%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.06%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.03%) Firmware
10 1 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (14.43%) SCCM
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (7.22%) SCOM
3 5 (5.15%) Puppet
4 4 (4.12%) SCVMM
4 4 (4.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (3.09%) SCOrch
5 3 (3.09%) SCSM
6 2 (2.06%) AppDNA
6 2 (2.06%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.03%) Ansible
7 1 (1.03%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.03%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.03%) PowerCLI
7 1 (1.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.03%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (1.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (46.39%) VMware
2 41 (42.27%) Microsoft
3 22 (22.68%) Citrix
4 16 (16.49%) Cisco
5 14 (14.43%) HP
6 11 (11.34%) Symantec
7 8 (8.25%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.19%) CheckPoint
8 6 (6.19%) Juniper
9 5 (5.15%) EMC
10 4 (4.12%) Dell
10 4 (4.12%) NetApp
11 3 (3.09%) Bloomberg
11 3 (3.09%) Reuters
11 3 (3.09%) Sun
12 2 (2.06%) IBM
12 2 (2.06%) Intel Security
12 2 (2.06%) Lumension
12 2 (2.06%) Palo Alto
13 1 (1.03%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Candour Solutions
Rate: Excellent daily rate
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