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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 81 73 91
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 40 31 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.85% 1.64% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 1.82% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 9
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£395 £300 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.66% +39.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £275 £278
% change year-on-year
+23.63% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.40%
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
1973 1703 1432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 91.05% 89.82% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1127 982 817
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 107 153
Average hourly rate £17.50 £30.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.08% +57.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -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 26 March 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 26 March 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
Farnborough 0 10 £440 +17.33% 1
Southampton -11 10 £375 +30.43% 3
Winchester - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - - 2
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Fareham - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 66 (85.71%) Windows
2 53 (68.83%) VMware
3 48 (62.34%) Active Directory
4 41 (53.25%) Security Cleared
5 40 (51.95%) Microsoft
6 34 (44.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (44.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (42.86%) SC Cleared
8 28 (36.36%) Linux
9 27 (35.06%) PowerShell
10 25 (32.47%) vSphere
11 21 (27.27%) ITIL
12 20 (25.97%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (24.68%) Cisco
14 18 (23.38%) Hyper-V
15 17 (22.08%) NetApp
16 16 (20.78%) XML
16 16 (20.78%) HTML
17 15 (19.48%) VBScript
17 15 (19.48%) Citrix
18 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
19 13 (16.88%) SAN
19 13 (16.88%) HP
19 13 (16.88%) High Availability
19 13 (16.88%) Windows 7
20 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
20 12 (15.58%) MCSA
20 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
20 12 (15.58%) Configuration Management
20 12 (15.58%) MCITP

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 9 (11.69%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.79%) WebLogic
2 6 (7.79%) IIS
3 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.90%) JBoss
4 3 (3.90%) Apache
5 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.60%) Lync
5 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.79%) Heroku
3 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) SAN
2 11 (14.29%) DNS
3 6 (7.79%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.49%) Firewall
4 5 (6.49%) DHCP
5 4 (5.19%) LAN
5 4 (5.19%) WAN
6 3 (3.90%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (3.90%) SSL
6 3 (3.90%) Kerberos
6 3 (3.90%) LDAP
7 2 (2.60%) ADSL
7 2 (2.60%) SMTP
7 2 (2.60%) VPN
8 1 (1.30%) NAS
8 1 (1.30%) IPsec
8 1 (1.30%) Internet
8 1 (1.30%) 3G
8 1 (1.30%) VLAN
8 1 (1.30%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
1 3 (3.90%) SQLPlus
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.30%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.60%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 7 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.78%) XML
1 16 (20.78%) HTML
2 6 (7.79%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (3.90%) Middleware
3 3 (3.90%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (2.60%) Application Packaging
4 2 (2.60%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.90%) HACMP
3 2 (2.60%) PKI
3 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.30%) Clustering
4 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.30%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 66 (85.71%) Windows
2 34 (44.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (36.36%) Linux
4 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (16.88%) Windows 7
6 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (11.69%) UNIX
8 8 (10.39%) VMS
8 8 (10.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (9.09%) Mac OS X
10 6 (7.79%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (5.19%) AIX
11 4 (5.19%) Windows XP
12 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000
13 2 (2.60%) CentOS
14 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
14 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) ITIL
2 13 (16.88%) High Availability
3 12 (15.58%) Configuration Management
4 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.69%) Migration
6 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.49%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (5.19%) Fault Management
9 3 (3.90%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.90%) Coaching
9 3 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.90%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.90%) Change Control
9 3 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.90%) Document Management
9 3 (3.90%) SOA
10 2 (2.60%) ERP
10 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.60%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.30%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.06%) PowerShell
2 15 (19.48%) VBScript
3 10 (12.99%) SQL
3 10 (12.99%) Shell Script
4 8 (10.39%) Ruby
5 7 (9.09%) Python
6 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.90%) VB
6 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.90%) PHP
6 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.30%) Golang
7 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (53.25%) Security Cleared
2 33 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 20 (25.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (15.58%) MCSA
4 12 (15.58%) MCITP
5 5 (6.49%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.49%) MCSE
6 3 (3.90%) CCNA
6 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.30%) NCDA
7 1 (1.30%) MCDST
7 1 (1.30%) Degree
7 1 (1.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.90%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (62.34%) Active Directory
2 34 (44.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (32.47%) vSphere
4 18 (23.38%) Hyper-V
5 8 (10.39%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.90%) Postfix
6 3 (3.90%) XenApp
6 3 (3.90%) OCFS2
7 2 (2.60%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.30%) XenServer
8 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Puppet
2 8 (10.39%) SCCM
3 6 (7.79%) ARCserve
4 4 (5.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (5.19%) Nagios
5 3 (3.90%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.90%) HP SIM
5 3 (3.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (3.90%) OpenView
6 2 (2.60%) Unicenter
7 1 (1.30%) SCOM
7 1 (1.30%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.30%) Netcool
7 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 53 (68.83%) VMware
2 40 (51.95%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.68%) Cisco
4 17 (22.08%) NetApp
5 15 (19.48%) Citrix
6 13 (16.88%) HP
7 9 (11.69%) Red Hat
7 9 (11.69%) CheckPoint
7 9 (11.69%) Oracle
8 7 (9.09%) Dell
8 7 (9.09%) EMC
9 6 (7.79%) Lumension
10 4 (5.19%) IBM
10 4 (5.19%) CA
10 4 (5.19%) McAfee
11 3 (3.90%) Sun
12 2 (2.60%) Mitel
13 1 (1.30%) Wyse
13 1 (1.30%) Symantec
13 1 (1.30%) Brocade
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