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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 82 77 87
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 36 43 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.66% 1.92% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 2.04% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 21
Median daily rate £389 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £341 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £453 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.79 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-14.81% +31.70%
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
2060 2104 1872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.02% 93.97% 92.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1313 1271 1085
Median daily rate £380 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 133 118
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -32.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £11.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.05 £42.50 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Farnborough +6 6 £400 +14.28% 1
Basingstoke -4 6 £425 -6.07%
Winchester - 4 £365 -
Southampton +9 3 £390 -2.50% 1
Hook +3 2 £410 -2.95%
Fareham -3 1 £388 -3.12%
Portsmouth - 1 £350 -
Aldershot - 1 £410 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 47 (61.04%) VMware
2 44 (57.14%) Windows
3 34 (44.16%) Linux
4 30 (38.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 27 (35.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (35.06%) Red Hat
7 25 (32.47%) SC Cleared
7 25 (32.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (29.87%) Microsoft
9 22 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 17 (22.08%) ITIL
10 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
11 15 (19.48%) Data Centre
12 14 (18.18%) SAN
12 14 (18.18%) vSphere
13 13 (16.88%) DNS
14 12 (15.58%) Project Management
14 12 (15.58%) Cisco
14 12 (15.58%) Citrix
15 11 (14.29%) Oracle
15 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (12.99%) PowerShell
16 10 (12.99%) Network Security
16 10 (12.99%) SQL
16 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (11.69%) Change Management
17 9 (11.69%) Firewall
17 9 (11.69%) IPsec
17 9 (11.69%) SQL Server

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 7 (9.09%) IIS
2 6 (7.79%) Apache
2 6 (7.79%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.49%) JBoss
3 5 (6.49%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.60%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.60%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.30%) CloudStack
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.30%) Jetty
6 1 (1.30%) nginx
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.18%) SAN
2 13 (16.88%) DNS
3 10 (12.99%) Network Security
4 9 (11.69%) Firewall
4 9 (11.69%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (11.69%) IPsec
4 9 (11.69%) TCP/IP
5 7 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
5 7 (9.09%) SSL
5 7 (9.09%) VPN
6 6 (7.79%) DHCP
6 6 (7.79%) WAN
7 5 (6.49%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (6.49%) LDAP
8 4 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (5.19%) Internet
8 4 (5.19%) MPLS
9 3 (3.90%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.90%) VoIP
10 2 (2.60%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.90%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.30%) MySQL
5 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.60%) StarTeam
2 2 (2.60%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.30%) Legal
3 1 (1.30%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) JSF
1 2 (2.60%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.30%) .NET
2 1 (1.30%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.30%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.79%) Clustering
2 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.19%) Cryptography
3 4 (5.19%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.60%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.60%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.60%) Replication
4 2 (2.60%) Statistics
5 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.30%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.30%) LPAR
5 1 (1.30%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.30%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 44 (57.14%) Windows
2 34 (44.16%) Linux
3 27 (35.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (32.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
6 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (10.39%) Unix
9 5 (6.49%) AIX
9 5 (6.49%) CentOS
9 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
10 4 (5.19%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (3.90%) Windows 10
12 2 (2.60%) HPUX
12 2 (2.60%) Mac OS X
12 2 (2.60%) Solaris
13 1 (1.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) ITIL
2 12 (15.58%) Project Management
3 9 (11.69%) Change Management
4 8 (10.39%) Configuration Management
4 8 (10.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (9.09%) BCP
6 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (6.49%) Migration
7 5 (6.49%) Security Patching
8 4 (5.19%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.19%) Coaching
8 4 (5.19%) Computer Security
8 4 (5.19%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.19%) Information Assurance
8 4 (5.19%) Information Security
8 4 (5.19%) ITIL V3
8 4 (5.19%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.19%) SIEM
8 4 (5.19%) Six Sigma
8 4 (5.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.99%) PowerShell
1 10 (12.99%) SQL
2 7 (9.09%) Python
3 5 (6.49%) Perl
4 4 (5.19%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.19%) VBScript
5 2 (2.60%) C
5 2 (2.60%) Java
5 2 (2.60%) Ruby
5 2 (2.60%) VB
6 1 (1.30%) C#
6 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 25 (32.47%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.79%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.19%) CCNA
4 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.19%) CISSP
4 4 (5.19%) Degree
4 4 (5.19%) GCIH
4 4 (5.19%) GIAC
4 4 (5.19%) RHCSA
5 3 (3.90%) HNC
5 3 (3.90%) HND
5 3 (3.90%) MCSE
5 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.30%) CCNP
6 1 (1.30%) CCSE
6 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.30%) RHCE
6 1 (1.30%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.19%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (3.90%) JSP 440
4 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 30 (38.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 14 (18.18%) vSphere
4 6 (7.79%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.79%) XenApp
4 6 (7.79%) XenServer
5 4 (5.19%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.30%) Dovecot
7 1 (1.30%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.30%) NFS
7 1 (1.30%) OpenSSH
7 1 (1.30%) Postfix
7 1 (1.30%) SpamAssassin
7 1 (1.30%) vCloud
7 1 (1.30%) VMFS
7 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) Puppet
1 8 (10.39%) vRealize
2 6 (7.79%) SCCM
3 5 (6.49%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (2.60%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.60%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.60%) WSUS
5 1 (1.30%) Ansible
5 1 (1.30%) Icinga
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.30%) nmon
5 1 (1.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.30%) vMotion
Vendors
1 47 (61.04%) VMware
2 27 (35.06%) Red Hat
3 23 (29.87%) Microsoft
4 12 (15.58%) Cisco
4 12 (15.58%) Citrix
5 11 (14.29%) Oracle
6 7 (9.09%) HP
7 5 (6.49%) Juniper
8 4 (5.19%) Avaya
8 4 (5.19%) BT
9 3 (3.90%) Cyberoam
9 3 (3.90%) EMC
9 3 (3.90%) F5
10 2 (2.60%) Borland
10 2 (2.60%) NetApp
10 2 (2.60%) Serena
10 2 (2.60%) Symantec
10 2 (2.60%) Veritas
11 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.30%) Nokia