The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Luton 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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 23 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.36% 2.20% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 2.50% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£288 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +20.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £291 £290
% change year-on-year
+10.82% +0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +6.38%
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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 Luton 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
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
139 160 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 94.56% 87.91% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 114 49
Average daily rate £400 £420 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +0.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £278 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £575 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £42.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% +189.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Wyse
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) CommVault
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) CommVault
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Wyse
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco