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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 82 94 98
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 38 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.83% 1.18% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 1.30% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 12
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£385 £300 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% +8.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £415 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -10.63%
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
1899 1776 1646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 91.47% 90.94% 91.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1185 1038 967
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 107 167
Average hourly rate £15.13 £26.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.82% +48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Southampton +2 12 £385 +21.25% 4
Farnborough - 4 £350 - 3
Basingstoke +1 3 £453 +144.59% 1
Hook -5 2 £427 +91.18%
Havant -5 1 £325 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 73 (83.91%) Windows
2 51 (58.62%) VMware
3 46 (52.87%) Active Directory
4 45 (51.72%) Security Cleared
5 42 (48.28%) Microsoft
6 39 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (42.53%) Linux
8 36 (41.38%) SC Cleared
9 34 (39.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (36.78%) vSphere
11 31 (35.63%) PowerShell
12 24 (27.59%) Configuration Management
13 22 (25.29%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (24.14%) Cisco
15 20 (22.99%) HP
15 20 (22.99%) ITIL
16 19 (21.84%) Citrix
17 18 (20.69%) Puppet
17 18 (20.69%) Hyper-V
17 18 (20.69%) Jenkins
18 17 (19.54%) SAN
18 17 (19.54%) VBScript
19 15 (17.24%) SQL
19 15 (17.24%) HTML
19 15 (17.24%) XML
19 15 (17.24%) NetApp
19 15 (17.24%) Windows 7
20 14 (16.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 14 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
20 14 (16.09%) Git (software)

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (14.94%) WebLogic
2 9 (10.34%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.20%) IIS
4 6 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.75%) Apache
6 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.45%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.45%) JBoss
8 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.05%) Heroku
3 3 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.54%) SAN
2 14 (16.09%) DNS
3 9 (10.34%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.75%) DHCP
5 4 (4.60%) SSL
5 4 (4.60%) Firewall
5 4 (4.60%) NetScaler
5 4 (4.60%) FCoE
5 4 (4.60%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (3.45%) Kerberos
6 3 (3.45%) LDAP
7 2 (2.30%) SMTP
7 2 (2.30%) WAN
7 2 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.30%) IPsec
8 1 (1.15%) NAS
8 1 (1.15%) HSRP
8 1 (1.15%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.15%) ICMP
8 1 (1.15%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
1 3 (3.45%) SQLPlus
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) Jenkins
2 14 (16.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.05%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.45%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 8 (9.20%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.24%) HTML
1 15 (17.24%) XML
2 7 (8.05%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (3.45%) Middleware
3 3 (3.45%) Software Packaging
3 3 (3.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.60%) Clustering
3 3 (3.45%) HACMP
4 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.15%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.15%) PKI
4 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 73 (83.91%) Windows
2 39 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (42.53%) Linux
4 15 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 14 (16.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (11.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (10.34%) UNIX
9 8 (9.20%) VMS
9 8 (9.20%) Mac OS X
10 6 (6.90%) Windows XP
10 6 (6.90%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (4.60%) Windows 2000
12 3 (3.45%) AIX
13 2 (2.30%) CentOS
14 1 (1.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) Configuration Management
2 20 (22.99%) ITIL
3 14 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (13.79%) High Availability
5 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (10.34%) Migration
7 8 (9.20%) DevOps
8 7 (8.05%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (8.05%) Scrum
9 6 (6.90%) Change Control
10 5 (5.75%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (4.60%) Fault Management
12 3 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (3.45%) Coaching
12 3 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (3.45%) Document Management
12 3 (3.45%) SOA
13 2 (2.30%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 31 (35.63%) PowerShell
2 17 (19.54%) VBScript
3 15 (17.24%) SQL
4 11 (12.64%) Shell Script
5 9 (10.34%) Ruby
6 8 (9.20%) Python
7 4 (4.60%) VB
8 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.45%) PHP
8 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.30%) Go
10 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 36 (41.38%) SC Cleared
3 22 (25.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (13.79%) MCSA
4 12 (13.79%) MCITP
5 7 (8.05%) MCSE
6 6 (6.90%) DV Cleared
7 5 (5.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.60%) VCP4
9 3 (3.45%) CCNA
9 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) SLA
3 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (52.87%) Active Directory
2 34 (39.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (36.78%) vSphere
4 18 (20.69%) Hyper-V
5 12 (13.79%) VMware ESX
6 8 (9.20%) XenApp
7 5 (5.75%) Postfix
8 3 (3.45%) OCFS2
8 3 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (20.69%) Puppet
2 12 (13.79%) SCCM
3 10 (11.49%) Vagrant
4 7 (8.05%) ARCserve
5 5 (5.75%) SCOM
6 4 (4.60%) Nagios
6 4 (4.60%) vMotion
6 4 (4.60%) HP SIM
7 3 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (3.45%) Unicenter
7 3 (3.45%) OpenView
8 2 (2.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (1.15%) SCVMM
9 1 (1.15%) Netcool
9 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (58.62%) VMware
2 42 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 21 (24.14%) Cisco
4 20 (22.99%) HP
5 19 (21.84%) Citrix
6 15 (17.24%) NetApp
7 11 (12.64%) Red Hat
8 9 (10.34%) CheckPoint
8 9 (10.34%) Dell
8 9 (10.34%) EMC
9 8 (9.20%) Oracle
10 5 (5.75%) CA
11 4 (4.60%) Lumension
11 4 (4.60%) 3PAR
12 3 (3.45%) LANDesk
12 3 (3.45%) IBM
12 3 (3.45%) Sun
13 2 (2.30%) Brocade
13 2 (2.30%) Mitel
14 1 (1.15%) McAfee