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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 574 567 568
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 14 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.031% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.034% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
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£311 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 -
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.87 - -
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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
49918 47231 45321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.31% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32491 29236 27556
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
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 1858 1876 1985
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

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 2 September 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
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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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 -10 7 £394 - 3
Yorkshire - 4 £310 - 1
East of England +5 1 - -
North West - 1 £310 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) VMware
3 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (36.67%) DNS
8 10 (33.33%) SQL
8 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (26.67%) Migration
9 8 (26.67%) DHCP
10 7 (23.33%) ITIL
10 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
10 7 (23.33%) LAN
10 7 (23.33%) WAN
10 7 (23.33%) IIS
10 7 (23.33%) Change Management
10 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
10 7 (23.33%) SCCM
11 6 (20.00%) Citrix
11 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 6 (20.00%) DevOps
12 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (13.33%) Cisco
13 4 (13.33%) MCSE
13 4 (13.33%) .NET
13 4 (13.33%) SQL Server

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 7 (23.33%) IIS
2 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.67%) Lync
5 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.33%) JBoss
6 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) DNS
2 8 (26.67%) DHCP
3 7 (23.33%) LAN
3 7 (23.33%) WAN
4 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.00%) SAN
5 3 (10.00%) DMZ
5 3 (10.00%) Firewall
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.67%) IPv4
6 2 (6.67%) VPN
7 1 (3.33%) SSL
7 1 (3.33%) FTP
7 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Local Government
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Electronics
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) XSL
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.33%) Ajax
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) WCF
2 1 (3.33%) WPF
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) DTV
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Migration
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
2 7 (23.33%) Change Management
3 6 (20.00%) DevOps
4 4 (13.33%) Server Building
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.33%) Software Distribution
7 1 (3.33%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.33%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
1 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.33%) VB6
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) MCSE
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) MCSA
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.67%) CCNP
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.33%) MCITP
5 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) vSphere
4 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.67%) XenApp
6 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) SCCM
2 4 (13.33%) SCOM
3 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.67%) ARCserve
3 2 (6.67%) vMotion
4 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.33%) WSUS
4 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) VMware
2 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 2 (6.67%) SAP
6 2 (6.67%) Juniper
6 2 (6.67%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) EMC
7 1 (3.33%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) Veritas
7 1 (3.33%) Lotus
7 1 (3.33%) Symantec
7 1 (3.33%) McAfee
7 1 (3.33%) AppSense
7 1 (3.33%) Altiris
7 1 (3.33%) Brocade
7 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.33%) Splunk