The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 53 47 65
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 4 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.72% 1.79% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.96% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 0
Median daily rate £300 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.58%

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
536 560 773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.89% 91.35% 96.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 306 461
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 17
Median hourly rate £17.32 £32.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.70% +106.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £16.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.21 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

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 23 February 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Glasgow region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) HP
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) DHCP
3 7 (43.75%) DNS
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
4 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (37.50%) OpenStack
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) MCSE
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) MCSA
6 4 (25.00%) WAN
6 4 (25.00%) SAN
6 4 (25.00%) vSphere
6 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) WSUS
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (18.75%) Veeam
7 3 (18.75%) Riverbed
7 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
7 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (18.75%) NetApp
7 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 6 (37.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) DHCP
1 7 (43.75%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 4 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCSE
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) WSUS
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) SnapMirror
3 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (6.25%) SCOM
3 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) HP
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Dell
4 3 (18.75%) NetApp
4 3 (18.75%) Riverbed
4 3 (18.75%) Veeam
5 2 (12.50%) Avaya
5 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 2 (12.50%) WatchGuard
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Lotus
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat