The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Kent region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
South East / Kent
Rank 40 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 2 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.77% 1.32% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.41% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 8
Median daily rate £370 £410 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% -8.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%

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
248 213 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 95.02% 93.83% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 159 140
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 20
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.96 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.25% +56.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £38.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Kent region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Kent region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
4 2 (33.33%) MCP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) PaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) IaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Unix

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix