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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 545 573 551
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 59 57 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 48
Median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £202 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £425 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £20.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +69.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £35.00 £17.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.67 £41.40 £24.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £20.71
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +69.04%
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
43326 47716 48151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.87% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 28578 30875 30978
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1509 1842 2016
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +5.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 11 December 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
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 11 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Infrastructure Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 11 December 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 +17 23 £388 +43.51% 5
South East +25 18 £375 - 6
North West +10 5 £325 - 1
East of England +4 5 £288 +76.92%
West Midlands -6 5 £350 - 1
Yorkshire +11 2 £330 +33.33% 1
South West +3 1 £425 +70.00%
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (64.08%) Windows Server
3 60 (58.25%) Active Directory
4 55 (53.40%) VMware
5 44 (42.72%) Microsoft
6 41 (39.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (39.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (32.04%) Firewall
8 29 (28.16%) Citrix
9 28 (27.18%) SAN
10 26 (25.24%) PowerShell
11 25 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (24.27%) Cisco
12 24 (23.30%) MS Exchange
13 22 (21.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (20.39%) DNS
15 20 (19.42%) Hyper-V
16 16 (15.53%) HP
16 16 (15.53%) Linux
16 16 (15.53%) SQL Server
16 16 (15.53%) IIS
17 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Azure
18 14 (13.59%) SCCM
18 14 (13.59%) ITIL
18 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
18 14 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
18 14 (13.59%) Office 365
19 13 (12.62%) CCNA
19 13 (12.62%) Finance
19 13 (12.62%) Windows 7

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 24 (23.30%) MS Exchange
2 16 (15.53%) IIS
3 13 (12.62%) Skype for Business
4 11 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.94%) Apache
7 2 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.71%) MS Office
3 2 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (13.59%) Office 365
3 9 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.85%) SaaS
5 2 (1.94%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.94%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (32.04%) Firewall
2 28 (27.18%) SAN
3 21 (20.39%) DNS
4 12 (11.65%) DHCP
5 9 (8.74%) LAN
5 9 (8.74%) VPN
6 8 (7.77%) TCP/IP
7 7 (6.80%) WAN
8 6 (5.83%) Skype
8 6 (5.83%) VLAN
9 5 (4.85%) Internet
9 5 (4.85%) NAS
9 5 (4.85%) SMTP
10 4 (3.88%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (3.88%) FTP
10 4 (3.88%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.88%) MPLS
10 4 (3.88%) WLAN
11 3 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.91%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.97%) MSI
3 1 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (12.62%) Finance
2 9 (8.74%) Banking
3 7 (6.80%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Law
4 2 (1.94%) Legal
4 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.97%) Games
5 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) Web Services
2 2 (1.94%) .NET
3 1 (0.97%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.91%) Clustering
4 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.91%) Replication
5 2 (1.94%) BYOD
5 2 (1.94%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.94%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.97%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.97%) NHS
6 1 (0.97%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (64.08%) Windows Server
3 41 (39.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (39.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (21.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (15.53%) Linux
6 13 (12.62%) Windows 7
7 6 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.85%) Ubuntu
8 5 (4.85%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.88%) CentOS
9 4 (3.88%) Solaris
9 4 (3.88%) Unix
9 4 (3.88%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.91%) Android
10 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.94%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.94%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.97%) SUSE
12 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.59%) ITIL
2 9 (8.74%) Migration
3 8 (7.77%) Problem Management
4 6 (5.83%) High Availability
5 5 (4.85%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.88%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (2.91%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.91%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.91%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (2.91%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.91%) Performance Management
7 3 (2.91%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (2.91%) Server Building
7 3 (2.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.91%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (1.94%) Application Virtualisation
8 2 (1.94%) DevOps
8 2 (1.94%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.24%) PowerShell
2 11 (10.68%) SQL
3 5 (4.85%) VBScript
4 4 (3.88%) Perl
4 4 (3.88%) Python
5 1 (0.97%) C
5 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (12.62%) CCNA
3 12 (11.65%) MCSE
3 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.85%) CCNP
6 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.91%) Degree
7 3 (2.91%) MCSA
8 2 (1.94%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.94%) CEH
8 2 (1.94%) MCP
8 2 (1.94%) RHCT
8 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.97%) CCA
9 1 (0.97%) CISSP
9 1 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.97%) GCIH
9 1 (0.97%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 60 (58.25%) Active Directory
2 25 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (19.42%) Hyper-V
4 11 (10.68%) XenApp
5 10 (9.71%) vSphere
6 7 (6.80%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (4.85%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (4.85%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (3.88%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.88%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.91%) DFS Replication
9 3 (2.91%) vCloud
10 2 (1.94%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.94%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (1.94%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.97%) UAG
11 1 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (13.59%) SCCM
2 9 (8.74%) SCOM
3 7 (6.80%) Puppet
4 6 (5.83%) WSUS
5 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (2.91%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.94%) Ansible
6 2 (1.94%) AppDNA
6 2 (1.94%) EdgeSight
6 2 (1.94%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.94%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.97%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.97%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.97%) WMI
7 1 (0.97%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 55 (53.40%) VMware
2 44 (42.72%) Microsoft
3 29 (28.16%) Citrix
4 25 (24.27%) Cisco
5 16 (15.53%) HP
6 9 (8.74%) Red Hat
7 8 (7.77%) Symantec
8 7 (6.80%) CheckPoint
8 7 (6.80%) Juniper
8 7 (6.80%) NetApp
9 6 (5.83%) EMC
10 4 (3.88%) Dell
11 3 (2.91%) Bloomberg
11 3 (2.91%) Dell Compellent
11 3 (2.91%) Palo Alto
11 3 (2.91%) Reuters
11 3 (2.91%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.91%) Sun
12 2 (1.94%) IBM
12 2 (1.94%) Veeam
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