The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 35 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.63% 0.69% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 0.73% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £263 £313
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.37
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.25%
Infrastructure Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
278 274 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 91.45% 94.81% 90.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 153 154
Average daily rate £340 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 65
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Kent region.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Kent region.

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (90.48%) VMware
3 19 (90.48%) MS Exchange
3 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
3 19 (90.48%) Citrix
4 17 (80.95%) XenApp
5 13 (61.90%) vSphere
5 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (52.38%) Cisco
6 11 (52.38%) Advertising
6 11 (52.38%) SCCM
7 10 (47.62%) Firewall
7 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
10 6 (28.57%) XenDesktop
10 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (28.57%) MPLS
10 6 (28.57%) OSPF
10 6 (28.57%) BGP
10 6 (28.57%) SAN
10 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
10 6 (28.57%) MCSE
10 6 (28.57%) CCNP

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 19 (90.48%) MS Exchange
2 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) LAN
2 6 (28.57%) WAN
2 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 6 (28.57%) MPLS
2 6 (28.57%) OSPF
2 6 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (9.52%) BIG-IP
3 2 (9.52%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
General
1 11 (52.38%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (19.05%) BCP
4 2 (9.52%) Data Security
4 2 (9.52%) Network Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (28.57%) MCSE
2 6 (28.57%) CCNP
2 6 (28.57%) CCNA
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 17 (80.95%) XenApp
3 13 (61.90%) vSphere
4 6 (28.57%) XenDesktop
4 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (9.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (4.76%) DFS Replication
7 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) SCCM
2 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (9.52%) Foglight
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Citrix
1 19 (90.48%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) Veritas
6 2 (9.52%) F5
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.76%) CommVault
7 1 (4.76%) IBM
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Capita - ITIN
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Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago