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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
UK / England
Rank 514 555 509
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -46
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 56 39 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.084% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.088% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 50
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £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
39324 44183 43166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.67% 94.94% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25796 28458 27636
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1347 1618 1747
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 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
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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 +18 20 £363 +11.53% 6
South East +23 16 £375 - 9
North West +23 6 £325 - 3
West Midlands +3 5 £350 -
East of England - 5 £288 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
South West +9 1 £425 +70.00% 1
Yorkshire +4 1 £350 +3.70% 4
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (66.32%) Active Directory
3 61 (64.21%) Windows Server
4 51 (53.68%) VMware
5 40 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 37 (38.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (38.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (30.53%) Firewall
8 24 (25.26%) SAN
8 24 (25.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (25.26%) PowerShell
9 23 (24.21%) Hyper-V
10 22 (23.16%) Citrix
11 21 (22.11%) MS Exchange
12 20 (21.05%) Cisco
13 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (17.89%) DNS
15 16 (16.84%) HP
16 15 (15.79%) Windows 7
16 15 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
17 13 (13.68%) SCCM
17 13 (13.68%) Office 365
17 13 (13.68%) MS Excel
17 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
18 12 (12.63%) ITIL
18 12 (12.63%) Linux
19 11 (11.58%) Migration
19 11 (11.58%) Banking
20 10 (10.53%) Windows 10
20 10 (10.53%) MS Office

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 21 (22.11%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.53%) Skype for Business
3 8 (8.42%) IIS
4 6 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (13.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (13.68%) Office 365
3 9 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.26%) SaaS
5 2 (2.11%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (2.11%) IaaS
5 2 (2.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.53%) Firewall
2 24 (25.26%) SAN
3 17 (17.89%) DNS
4 9 (9.47%) LAN
5 8 (8.42%) DHCP
5 8 (8.42%) VPN
6 7 (7.37%) WAN
7 6 (6.32%) MPLS
8 5 (5.26%) SMTP
8 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
9 4 (4.21%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (4.21%) FTP
9 4 (4.21%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.21%) Skype
10 3 (3.16%) NAS
10 3 (3.16%) VLAN
11 2 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.11%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.11%) Wireless
11 2 (2.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Metasploit
2 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (11.58%) Banking
2 9 (9.47%) Finance
3 6 (6.32%) Retail
4 3 (3.16%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.11%) Law
5 2 (2.11%) Legal
5 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.05%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) Web Services
2 2 (2.11%) .NET
3 1 (1.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.26%) Clustering
2 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.16%) EMC VNX
3 3 (3.16%) PKI
4 2 (2.11%) BYOD
4 2 (2.11%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.11%) Replication
5 1 (1.05%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.05%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (64.21%) Windows Server
3 37 (38.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (38.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (15.79%) Windows 7
6 12 (12.63%) Linux
7 10 (10.53%) Windows 10
8 5 (5.26%) Unix
9 4 (4.21%) CentOS
9 4 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.21%) Solaris
9 4 (4.21%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.16%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.05%) Android
11 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.05%) SUSE
11 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.63%) ITIL
2 11 (11.58%) Migration
3 8 (8.42%) High Availability
4 5 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.21%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (4.21%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.21%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (3.16%) DevOps
6 3 (3.16%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (3.16%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.16%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (2.11%) Application Virtualisation
7 2 (2.11%) Capacity Management
7 2 (2.11%) Compatibility Testing
7 2 (2.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (2.11%) Release Management
7 2 (2.11%) Service Design
7 2 (2.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.26%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.53%) SQL
3 5 (5.26%) VBScript
4 4 (4.21%) Perl
4 4 (4.21%) Python
5 1 (1.05%) C
5 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) CCNA
1 9 (9.47%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (7.37%) MCSE
2 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.21%) CCNP
4 4 (4.21%) Degree
5 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.11%) AWS Certification
6 2 (2.11%) CEH
6 2 (2.11%) MCITP
6 2 (2.11%) MCP
6 2 (2.11%) MCSA
6 2 (2.11%) RHCT
6 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.05%) CISSP
7 1 (1.05%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.05%) GCIH
7 1 (1.05%) GIAC
7 1 (1.05%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 63 (66.32%) Active Directory
2 24 (25.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (24.21%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.47%) vSphere
4 9 (9.47%) XenApp
5 7 (7.37%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (6.32%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (4.21%) vCloud
7 4 (4.21%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.16%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.11%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) SCCM
2 7 (7.37%) Puppet
2 7 (7.37%) SCOM
3 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (4.21%) WSUS
5 3 (3.16%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (2.11%) Ansible
6 2 (2.11%) AppDNA
6 2 (2.11%) EdgeSight
6 2 (2.11%) HP SIM
6 2 (2.11%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.11%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.11%) SCSM
7 1 (1.05%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.05%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.05%) WMI
Vendors
1 51 (53.68%) VMware
2 40 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 22 (23.16%) Citrix
4 20 (21.05%) Cisco
5 16 (16.84%) HP
6 9 (9.47%) Symantec
7 7 (7.37%) CheckPoint
7 7 (7.37%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.32%) EMC
8 6 (6.32%) Juniper
9 4 (4.21%) Dell
10 3 (3.16%) Bloomberg
10 3 (3.16%) Palo Alto
10 3 (3.16%) Reuters
10 3 (3.16%) Sun
11 2 (2.11%) IBM
11 2 (2.11%) Intel Security
11 2 (2.11%) NetApp
11 2 (2.11%) Veeam
12 1 (1.05%) Lumension
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