The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 31 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 20 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.21% 1.63% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.54% 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £150 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £20.78
% change year-on-year
+30.95% +1.05%
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
441 236 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 92.84% 96.33% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 120 205
Average daily rate £375 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 37 48
Average hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% -30.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Cheltenham -4 2 £268 - 3
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) VMware
3 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
4 11 (42.31%) Citrix
5 10 (38.46%) DV Cleared
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (30.77%) VMware ESX
7 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
8 7 (26.92%) vSphere
8 7 (26.92%) XenApp
8 7 (26.92%) XenDesktop
9 6 (23.08%) Backup Exec
10 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (19.23%) DHCP
10 5 (19.23%) DNS
11 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 4 (15.38%) HP
12 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
12 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
12 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
12 3 (11.54%) Application Packaging
12 3 (11.54%) SCCM
12 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (7.69%) Migration
13 2 (7.69%) PowerShell

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) DHCP
1 5 (19.23%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) X.400
2 2 (7.69%) SNMP
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
General
1 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
1 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
2 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
2 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
2 1 (3.85%) Project Management
2 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) C
2 1 (3.85%) VBScript
2 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 10 (38.46%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 8 (30.77%) VMware ESX
2 7 (26.92%) XenApp
2 7 (26.92%) XenDesktop
2 7 (26.92%) vSphere
3 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Backup Exec
2 3 (11.54%) SCCM
3 2 (7.69%) HP SIM
4 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Symantec
5 1 (3.85%) McAfee
5 1 (3.85%) Sophos
5 1 (3.85%) AppSense
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
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