The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 50 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 9 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.70% 1.69% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.81% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
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£260 £438 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.68% +88.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £278 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £450 £239
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -10.63%
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
511 553 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 96.78% 93.57% 90.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 305 195
Average daily rate £388 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 59 65
Average hourly rate £36.25 £16.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.69% -41.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £37.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Essex region.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Essex region.

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 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
Harlow - 3 £257 -
Southend-on-Sea +5 2 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £300 - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region that cited 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 Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (51.72%) Windows
1 15 (51.72%) DNS
2 14 (48.28%) Solaris
2 14 (48.28%) WebLogic
2 14 (48.28%) Oracle
3 13 (44.83%) PHP
3 13 (44.83%) Shell Script
3 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
3 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
4 12 (41.38%) VMware
5 10 (34.48%) HP
6 9 (31.03%) Cisco
6 9 (31.03%) BEA
6 9 (31.03%) J2EE
6 9 (31.03%) Apache
6 9 (31.03%) NetApp
6 9 (31.03%) WebLogic Portal
7 8 (27.59%) Wireless
7 8 (27.59%) IP Telephony
7 8 (27.59%) Cisco IPT
7 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
8 7 (24.14%) MySQL
9 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
11 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (6.90%) XenApp
13 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
13 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region that cited 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 Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (48.28%) WebLogic
2 9 (31.03%) Apache
2 9 (31.03%) WebLogic Portal
3 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) Wireless
2 8 (27.59%) IP Telephony
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (6.90%) NetScaler
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.45%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Solaris
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (6.90%) ITIL
2 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.45%) Migration
2 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
2 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) PHP
1 13 (44.83%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) VBScript
3 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
1 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) XenApp
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle
2 12 (41.38%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) HP
4 9 (31.03%) Cisco
4 9 (31.03%) BEA
4 9 (31.03%) NetApp
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) Autodesk
7 1 (3.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.45%) PTC
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