The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 35 45 70
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +25
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 10 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.56% 0.91% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 0.94% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
Average daily rate £185 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.84% -0.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -10.71%
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
365 320 735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.59% 96.97% 93.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 177 408
Average daily rate £355 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 21 52
Average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.88 £23.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 1 - - 1
Tewkesbury - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (85.71%) VMware
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 14 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (52.38%) DHCP
6 11 (52.38%) DNS
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) Citrix
9 5 (23.81%) XenApp
10 4 (19.05%) Firewall
10 4 (19.05%) Symantec
10 4 (19.05%) McAfee
10 4 (19.05%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
11 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
11 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
11 3 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (14.29%) SCCM
11 3 (14.29%) SCOM
11 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (14.29%) Network Security
11 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
11 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 14 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) DHCP
1 11 (52.38%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) VBScript
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCSM
2 1 (4.76%) CCENT
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) MCTS
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) XenApp
4 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 3 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) VMware
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) Symantec
4 4 (19.05%) McAfee
5 2 (9.52%) Sophos
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) AppSense
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