The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
South East / Hampshire
Rank 83 84 81
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 27 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.57% 1.86% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.96% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 26
Median daily rate £398 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £255 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £440 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £29.25 £17.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.14% -65.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1582 1788 1817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.03% 95.21% 91.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1125 1000
Median daily rate £400 £388 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £513 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 99 117
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.05 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Basingstoke +14 6 £315 -5.97% 1
Winchester - 4 £406 -
Farnborough -4 3 £425 -3.40% 3
Portsmouth - 3 £475 -
Hook +8 2 £400 +19.76%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Hampshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (60.00%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) VMware
3 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 14 (35.00%) SC Cleared
6 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
6 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
7 12 (30.00%) Linux
8 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 10 (25.00%) ITIL
9 9 (22.50%) Cisco
9 9 (22.50%) SAN
10 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 8 (20.00%) DNS
10 8 (20.00%) Firewall
11 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
11 7 (17.50%) Information Security
11 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (17.50%) EMC
11 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (17.50%) Project Management
12 6 (15.00%) Change Management
12 6 (15.00%) CISSP
12 6 (15.00%) LAN
12 6 (15.00%) WAN
12 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
12 6 (15.00%) PCI DSS

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (7.50%) Apache
1 3 (7.50%) JBoss
1 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (22.50%) SAN
3 8 (20.00%) DNS
3 8 (20.00%) Firewall
4 6 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (15.00%) LAN
4 6 (15.00%) WAN
5 5 (12.50%) DHCP
6 4 (10.00%) Internet
6 4 (10.00%) IP Telephony
6 4 (10.00%) MPLS
7 3 (7.50%) LDAP
8 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (5.00%) NetScaler
8 2 (5.00%) VoIP
8 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.50%) NAS
9 1 (2.50%) Network Security
9 1 (2.50%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.00%) Games
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.50%) EMC VNX
3 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (10.00%) Cryptography
4 4 (10.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (7.50%) CLARiiON
5 3 (7.50%) Clustering
5 3 (7.50%) PKI
6 2 (5.00%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
6 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
6 2 (5.00%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
3 12 (30.00%) Linux
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (12.50%) Unix
7 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Information Security
2 7 (17.50%) Project Management
3 6 (15.00%) Capacity Management
3 6 (15.00%) Change Management
3 6 (15.00%) Information Assurance
3 6 (15.00%) Server Hardening
4 5 (12.50%) SIEM
5 4 (10.00%) Computer Security
5 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.00%) Security Patching
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.50%) Database Security
6 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.50%) Six Sigma
7 2 (5.00%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.50%) Perl
2 3 (7.50%) Python
2 3 (7.50%) SQL
3 2 (5.00%) VBScript
4 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.00%) CISSP
4 5 (12.50%) GCIH
4 5 (12.50%) GIAC
5 3 (7.50%) RHCSA
6 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) MCP
6 2 (5.00%) MCSE
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.50%) Degree
7 1 (2.50%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (5.00%) JSP 440
4 1 (2.50%) PA-DSS
4 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (15.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.00%) vSphere
4 2 (5.00%) XenApp
5 1 (2.50%) SRDF
5 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) SCOM
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (5.00%) DatAdvantage
4 2 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (5.00%) WSUS
5 1 (2.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (2.50%) SCCM
5 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) VMware
2 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (22.50%) Cisco
4 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (17.50%) EMC
6 5 (12.50%) HP
7 4 (10.00%) Citrix
7 4 (10.00%) Hitachi
8 3 (7.50%) Fujitsu
9 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.00%) CommVault
9 2 (5.00%) IBM
9 2 (5.00%) Juniper
9 2 (5.00%) Varonis
9 2 (5.00%) Wyse
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle
10 1 (2.50%) Qualys
10 1 (2.50%) Tripwire