The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 95 96 106
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 21 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.01% 0.60% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.64% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 5
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£290 £353 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.73% +28.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £330 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £410 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +4.65%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

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
1890 1567 1912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 91.35% 93.27% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1074 930 1004
Average daily rate £360 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £494 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 133 188
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

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 1 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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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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
Farnborough - 5 £350 - 2
Southampton - 4 £270 - 2
Portsmouth - 2 £288 -
Winchester - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Havant - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 31 (81.58%) VMware
2 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 27 (71.05%) Windows
4 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
5 22 (57.89%) SAN
6 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
7 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
8 15 (39.47%) Firewall
8 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (36.84%) vSphere
10 13 (34.21%) DNS
11 12 (31.58%) HP
12 11 (28.95%) Cisco
12 11 (28.95%) SQL
12 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
13 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
13 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
13 10 (26.32%) VMware ESX
14 9 (23.68%) Linux
14 9 (23.68%) NetApp
14 9 (23.68%) Citrix
15 8 (21.05%) Oracle
15 8 (21.05%) Backup Exec
15 8 (21.05%) Symantec
15 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (18.42%) Performance Monitoring
16 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (15.79%) IIS
5 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
5 5 (13.16%) WebLogic
6 3 (7.89%) Lync
6 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
7 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (57.89%) SAN
2 15 (39.47%) Firewall
3 13 (34.21%) DNS
4 7 (18.42%) DHCP
5 6 (15.79%) LAN
6 5 (13.16%) WAN
6 5 (13.16%) Kerberos
6 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
6 5 (13.16%) LDAP
7 4 (10.53%) Network Security
8 2 (5.26%) Internet
8 2 (5.26%) SSL
8 2 (5.26%) VPN
8 2 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
8 2 (5.26%) IPsec
8 2 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.63%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (13.16%) SQLPlus
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.63%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Blackberry
3 5 (13.16%) Clustering
3 5 (13.16%) HACMP
4 2 (5.26%) Statistics
5 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (23.68%) Linux
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (18.42%) Windows 2000
5 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (13.16%) AIX
8 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.89%) UNIX
9 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
9 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Performance Monitoring
1 7 (18.42%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (13.16%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (13.16%) Coaching
3 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (13.16%) Document Management
4 3 (7.89%) DevOps
4 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.26%) ERP
5 2 (5.26%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Network Design
5 2 (5.26%) Data Management
5 2 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.26%) Line Management
5 2 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
3 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.89%) C
4 3 (7.89%) VB
5 2 (5.26%) VBScript
6 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.63%) Korn
6 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) NCDA
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (36.84%) vSphere
4 10 (26.32%) VMware ESX
5 5 (13.16%) vCloud
5 5 (13.16%) OCFS2
6 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.26%) ISA Server
7 2 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (5.26%) XenApp
8 1 (2.63%) XenServer
8 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Backup Exec
2 7 (18.42%) NetBackup
3 5 (13.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (7.89%) MOM
5 2 (5.26%) ARCserve
5 2 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (5.26%) HP SIM
5 2 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (5.26%) SCOM
6 1 (2.63%) SCCM
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (2.63%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 31 (81.58%) VMware
2 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
3 12 (31.58%) HP
4 11 (28.95%) Cisco
5 9 (23.68%) NetApp
5 9 (23.68%) Citrix
6 8 (21.05%) Oracle
6 8 (21.05%) Symantec
7 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
7 6 (15.79%) EMC
8 5 (13.16%) Acronis
8 5 (13.16%) Sophos
8 5 (13.16%) JBoss
8 5 (13.16%) Dell
8 5 (13.16%) IBM
8 5 (13.16%) Sun
8 5 (13.16%) Veritas
9 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
9 4 (10.53%) Avaya
9 4 (10.53%) Juniper