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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 95 76 101
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +25
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 21 42 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.04% 1.96% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 2.09% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 12
Median daily rate £388 £393 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.43% +41.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £318 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £453 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.15 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-18.96% +38.09%
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
1915 2012 1844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.13% 93.93% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1192 1263 1053
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 143 115
Median hourly rate £22.45 £15.13 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.42% -39.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.00 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 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
Basingstoke -6 6 £425 -6.07% 1
Southampton 0 2 £225 -41.55%
Winchester - 2 £450 -
Portsmouth - 2 £350 -
Farnborough +1 1 - -
Hook -3 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 40 (58.82%) VMware
2 38 (55.88%) Windows
3 28 (41.18%) Linux
4 24 (35.29%) Security Cleared
5 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (32.35%) Active Directory
6 21 (30.88%) SC Cleared
7 20 (29.41%) Red Hat
8 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
8 18 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (23.53%) ITIL
9 16 (23.53%) Windows Server
10 14 (20.59%) Data Centre
10 14 (20.59%) DNS
11 12 (17.65%) Cisco
11 12 (17.65%) vSphere
12 11 (16.18%) Network Security
12 11 (16.18%) SAN
13 10 (14.71%) Citrix
13 10 (14.71%) Oracle
13 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
13 10 (14.71%) SQL
13 10 (14.71%) Firewall
14 9 (13.24%) Project Management
14 9 (13.24%) Unix
14 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
14 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (13.24%) PowerShell

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 6 (8.82%) Apache
1 6 (8.82%) IIS
1 6 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.35%) JBoss
2 5 (7.35%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.94%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.47%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.47%) Jetty
5 1 (1.47%) nginx
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.59%) DNS
2 11 (16.18%) Network Security
2 11 (16.18%) SAN
3 10 (14.71%) Firewall
4 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
5 7 (10.29%) DHCP
5 7 (10.29%) WAN
6 5 (7.35%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (7.35%) LDAP
7 4 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (5.88%) Internet
7 4 (5.88%) IPsec
7 4 (5.88%) MPLS
7 4 (5.88%) VoIP
8 3 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (4.41%) SSL
8 3 (4.41%) VPN
9 2 (2.94%) LAN
9 2 (2.94%) NAS
9 2 (2.94%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.94%) StarTeam
2 2 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
1 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.47%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.47%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.47%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.82%) Clustering
2 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.88%) Cryptography
3 4 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.41%) CLARiiON
4 3 (4.41%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.94%) Replication
5 2 (2.94%) Statistics
6 1 (1.47%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.47%) LPAR
6 1 (1.47%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.47%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.88%) Windows
2 28 (41.18%) Linux
3 18 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 9 (13.24%) Unix
5 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.35%) AIX
6 5 (7.35%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.88%) CentOS
8 3 (4.41%) HPUX
8 3 (4.41%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) ITIL
2 9 (13.24%) Project Management
3 8 (11.76%) Change Management
3 8 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
4 6 (8.82%) Security Patching
5 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 4 (5.88%) Computer Security
6 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.88%) Information Assurance
6 4 (5.88%) Information Security
6 4 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.88%) Server Hardening
6 4 (5.88%) SIEM
7 3 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.41%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.41%) Open Source
7 3 (4.41%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) SQL
2 9 (13.24%) PowerShell
3 7 (10.29%) Python
4 5 (7.35%) Perl
5 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.88%) VBScript
6 2 (2.94%) Java
6 2 (2.94%) Ruby
6 2 (2.94%) VB
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 21 (30.88%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.29%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.88%) CISSP
4 4 (5.88%) Degree
4 4 (5.88%) GCIH
4 4 (5.88%) GIAC
4 4 (5.88%) RHCSA
5 3 (4.41%) CCNA
5 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.41%) HNC
5 3 (4.41%) HND
6 2 (2.94%) MCSE
6 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.47%) CCSA
7 1 (1.47%) CCSE
7 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.47%) RHCE
7 1 (1.47%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (4.41%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (32.35%) Active Directory
1 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (17.65%) vSphere
3 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.35%) XenApp
4 5 (7.35%) XenServer
5 4 (5.88%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.47%) Dovecot
7 1 (1.47%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.47%) NFS
7 1 (1.47%) OpenSSH
7 1 (1.47%) Postfix
7 1 (1.47%) SpamAssassin
7 1 (1.47%) vCloud
7 1 (1.47%) VMFS
7 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Puppet
2 7 (10.29%) SCCM
3 5 (7.35%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (4.41%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (4.41%) WSUS
5 2 (2.94%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.47%) Ansible
6 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.47%) Icinga
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.47%) nmon
6 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.47%) SCOM
6 1 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.47%) vMotion
6 1 (1.47%) vRealize
6 1 (1.47%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 40 (58.82%) VMware
2 20 (29.41%) Red Hat
3 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 12 (17.65%) Cisco
5 10 (14.71%) Citrix
5 10 (14.71%) Oracle
6 8 (11.76%) HP
7 5 (7.35%) Juniper
8 4 (5.88%) Avaya
8 4 (5.88%) BT
8 4 (5.88%) EMC
9 3 (4.41%) F5
9 3 (4.41%) Symantec
10 2 (2.94%) Borland
10 2 (2.94%) Cyberoam
10 2 (2.94%) Fujitsu
10 2 (2.94%) Hitachi
10 2 (2.94%) NetApp
10 2 (2.94%) Serena
10 2 (2.94%) Veritas