The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 64 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 2 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.29% 0.99% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.04% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £325 £416 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +55.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +42.85%
Infrastructure Engineer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
671 772 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 96.27% 95.66% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 399 505
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 49
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.04 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £40.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) Brocade
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Rackspace