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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 8 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 25 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 15.06% 8.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 15.34% 8.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £261 £300
% change year-on-year
+34.16% -12.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.95% -2.38%
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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
163 106 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 98.19% 96.36% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 78 50
Average daily rate £425 £373 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% -60.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £7.00 £34.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £45.00 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Luton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 51 (91.07%) Active Directory
2 47 (83.93%) Microsoft
3 42 (75.00%) IIS
4 39 (69.64%) DNS
5 38 (67.86%) SCOM
6 36 (64.29%) E-Commerce
7 35 (62.50%) SCCM
8 34 (60.71%) Windows
9 33 (58.93%) DHCP
10 28 (50.00%) FTP
11 26 (46.43%) MS Excel
12 21 (37.50%) ITIL
12 21 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
13 20 (35.71%) .NET
14 15 (26.79%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (26.79%) Web Services
15 13 (23.21%) Akamai
16 12 (21.43%) DevOps
17 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
18 9 (16.07%) SLA
19 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
19 6 (10.71%) Retail
19 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
20 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
21 4 (7.14%) Project Management
21 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
21 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
22 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
22 3 (5.36%) vSphere
22 3 (5.36%) Windows 7

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (46.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (26.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (69.64%) DNS
2 33 (58.93%) DHCP
3 28 (50.00%) FTP
4 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.36%) VPN
4 3 (5.36%) SAN
5 1 (1.79%) LAN
5 1 (1.79%) WAN
5 1 (1.79%) Firewall
5 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (10.71%) Retail
2 3 (5.36%) Publishing
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) .NET
2 15 (26.79%) Web Services
3 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Fat Client
1 3 (5.36%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.79%) Handset
2 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 34 (60.71%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) E-Commerce
2 21 (37.50%) ITIL
3 12 (21.43%) DevOps
4 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.14%) Project Management
7 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.79%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (1.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.57%) VBScript
3 1 (1.79%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (91.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) vSphere
2 3 (5.36%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 38 (67.86%) SCOM
2 35 (62.50%) SCCM
3 3 (5.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (83.93%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.21%) Akamai
3 3 (5.36%) Wyse
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco
3 3 (5.36%) CommVault
4 1 (1.79%) Avaya