The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 30 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 21 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.85% 1.34% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 1.39% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 2
Median daily rate £275 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.69 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +27.27%
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
423 505 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.69% 96.37% 92.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 270 230
Median daily rate £328 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £513 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 75 61
Median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Essex region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Basildon - 11 £275 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £300 -
Harlow - 1 £300 -
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Essex region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 17 (45.95%) LAN
2 17 (45.95%) WAN
3 16 (43.24%) Windows
4 15 (40.54%) Cisco
5 14 (37.84%) MS Office
5 14 (37.84%) NHS
5 14 (37.84%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (35.14%) Data Analysis
6 13 (35.14%) WLAN
6 13 (35.14%) CCNA
6 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (29.73%) Strategic Planning
8 11 (29.73%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (29.73%) Internet
9 10 (27.03%) Firewall
9 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
9 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
10 9 (24.32%) MCSE
10 9 (24.32%) CCA
10 9 (24.32%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (21.62%) MCP
12 7 (18.92%) Unix
12 7 (18.92%) Solaris
12 7 (18.92%) Apache
12 7 (18.92%) WebLogic
12 7 (18.92%) Oracle
12 7 (18.92%) Shell Script

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 7 (18.92%) Apache
1 7 (18.92%) WebLogic
2 6 (16.22%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) MS Office
2 11 (29.73%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (45.95%) LAN
1 17 (45.95%) WAN
2 13 (35.14%) WLAN
3 11 (29.73%) Internet
4 10 (27.03%) Firewall
5 7 (18.92%) Wireless
6 5 (13.51%) DNS
7 4 (10.81%) VPN
8 3 (8.11%) SAN
9 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) J2EE
2 3 (8.11%) Middleware
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) NHS
2 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.41%) BYOD
3 2 (5.41%) iPad
3 2 (5.41%) iPhone
3 2 (5.41%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
3 7 (18.92%) Solaris
3 7 (18.92%) Unix
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) Android
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Phone
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Performance Monitoring
2 13 (35.14%) Data Analysis
3 11 (29.73%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL
4 5 (13.51%) System Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Change Control
5 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.11%) Email Filtering
6 3 (8.11%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (8.11%) Security Patching
6 3 (8.11%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (8.11%) Web Filtering
7 2 (5.41%) Coaching
7 2 (5.41%) Migration
8 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) CCNA
1 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (24.32%) CCA
3 9 (24.32%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (24.32%) MCSE
4 8 (21.62%) MCP
5 3 (8.11%) CCNP
5 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) Degree
7 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) Firmware
4 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 15 (40.54%) Cisco
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle
4 6 (16.22%) BEA
5 5 (13.51%) VMware
6 3 (8.11%) webMethods
7 2 (5.41%) Apple
7 2 (5.41%) Citrix
7 2 (5.41%) Clearswift
7 2 (5.41%) Nokia
7 2 (5.41%) Novell
7 2 (5.41%) Proofpoint
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp