The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 45 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 21 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.17% 0.34% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 0.36% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate £300 £318 £471
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% -32.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £244 £454
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £392 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.85% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +30.95%
Infrastructure Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
621 843 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.67% 95.90% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 471 360
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £235 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 25 13
Average hourly rate £13.73 £27.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.09% +77.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Security Cleared
3 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (46.67%) VMware
5 12 (40.00%) Citrix
6 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (26.67%) OpenStack
8 8 (26.67%) XenApp
8 8 (26.67%) DNS
8 8 (26.67%) ITIL
8 8 (26.67%) HP
8 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (23.33%) Cisco
9 7 (23.33%) XenDesktop
9 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
9 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (20.00%) SCCM
10 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (16.67%) ITIL V3
11 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (16.67%) Clustering
11 5 (16.67%) DHCP
11 5 (16.67%) SQL
11 5 (16.67%) Six Sigma

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (26.67%) OpenStack
3 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
1 3 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) DNS
2 5 (16.67%) DHCP
3 4 (13.33%) Firewall
3 4 (13.33%) SAN
4 2 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
4 2 (6.67%) Skype
4 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) 802.11
5 1 (3.33%) ATM
5 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.33%) HSRP
5 1 (3.33%) Internet
5 1 (3.33%) IPsec
5 1 (3.33%) ISDN
5 1 (3.33%) OSPF
5 1 (3.33%) PABX
5 1 (3.33%) VoIP
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.33%) TestDirector
1 1 (3.33%) WinRunner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Clustering
2 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (10.00%) Replication
3 3 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.33%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.00%) Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Unix
7 2 (6.67%) AIX
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.33%) HPUX
8 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.33%) Solaris
8 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 5 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Project Management
3 4 (13.33%) Server Building
4 3 (10.00%) Analytics
4 3 (10.00%) Change Management
4 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) Open Source
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Release Management
6 1 (3.33%) Security Management
6 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Security Cleared
2 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.33%) MCITP
4 1 (3.33%) MCSA
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) XenApp
3 7 (23.33%) XenDesktop
4 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.67%) DFS Replication
6 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.33%) Firmware
7 1 (3.33%) KVM
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (3.33%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.33%) Netcool
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) VMware
2 12 (40.00%) Citrix
3 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (26.67%) HP
5 7 (23.33%) Cisco
6 3 (10.00%) Altiris
7 2 (6.67%) AppSense
8 1 (3.33%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (3.33%) EMC
8 1 (3.33%) IBM
8 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle
8 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.33%) Symantec
8 1 (3.33%) Veeam
8 1 (3.33%) Verint
8 1 (3.33%) Veritas
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago