The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 38 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.69% - 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
+18.46% +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -
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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
265 251 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 91.38% 94.36% 91.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 147 181
Average daily rate £340 £365 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +32.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £260 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 57
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.25 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Foglight
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Foglight
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas