The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 111 107 103
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 34 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.92% 0.77% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.82% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 10
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£275 £243 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.16% -12.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £168 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +6.38%
Infrastructure Engineer
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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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3442 2807 2314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.38% 93.60% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1998 1514 1101
Average daily rate £375 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 163 174
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +10 23 £275 -14.06% 12
Cheshire -7 5 £223 -12.74% 4
Lancashire +4 3 £230 -2.33%
Merseyside -14 2 - - 3
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 49 (80.33%) VMware
2 48 (78.69%) Windows
3 35 (57.38%) Citrix
4 31 (50.82%) Active Directory
4 31 (50.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (36.07%) Microsoft
6 20 (32.79%) MS Exchange
6 20 (32.79%) SQL
7 18 (29.51%) Cisco
7 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (27.87%) Migration
9 14 (22.95%) ITIL
10 13 (21.31%) SCCM
10 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
10 13 (21.31%) XenApp
11 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (19.67%) Linux
11 12 (19.67%) CheckPoint
11 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (18.03%) Finance
13 10 (16.39%) PowerShell
13 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
13 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
13 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (16.39%) vSphere
14 9 (14.75%) XenDesktop
14 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
14 9 (14.75%) MCSE
14 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 20 (32.79%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.56%) IIS
5 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.28%) Lync
7 1 (1.64%) TPMS
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) DHCP
1 8 (13.11%) DNS
2 6 (9.84%) Firewall
3 5 (8.20%) SAN
4 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.28%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.64%) VoIP
6 1 (1.64%) Internet
6 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.64%) Network Security
6 1 (1.64%) NAS
6 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Fiddler
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Law
2 3 (4.92%) Legal
2 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.92%) Retail
2 3 (4.92%) Marketing
2 3 (4.92%) Electronics
2 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.84%) Clustering
3 3 (4.92%) DTV
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) NHS
4 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 48 (78.69%) Windows
2 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (19.67%) Linux
3 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.48%) VMS
6 3 (4.92%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.28%) Windows NT
7 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Migration
2 14 (22.95%) ITIL
3 8 (13.11%) Project Management
4 7 (11.48%) Server Building
5 6 (9.84%) Service Management
6 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.92%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.92%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.28%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.28%) Load Testing
8 2 (3.28%) Time Management
8 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.64%) Patch Management
9 1 (1.64%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.64%) Network Management
9 1 (1.64%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.79%) SQL
2 10 (16.39%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.75%) MCSE
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.20%) MCITP
3 5 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.56%) MCP
4 4 (6.56%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (4.92%) CCNA
5 3 (4.92%) MCSA
6 2 (3.28%) CCEA
6 2 (3.28%) MCTS
6 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.28%) CCEE
6 2 (3.28%) CCIA
7 1 (1.64%) Degree
7 1 (1.64%) CCA
7 1 (1.64%) CCSP
7 1 (1.64%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 31 (50.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 31 (50.82%) Active Directory
2 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
2 13 (21.31%) XenApp
3 10 (16.39%) vSphere
4 9 (14.75%) XenDesktop
4 9 (14.75%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.56%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.28%) Terminal Server
6 2 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.28%) XenServer
7 1 (1.64%) Xen
7 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.64%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.64%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) SCCM
2 5 (8.20%) SCOM
3 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.64%) WSUS
4 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.64%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.64%) OpenView
4 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 49 (80.33%) VMware
2 35 (57.38%) Citrix
3 22 (36.07%) Microsoft
4 18 (29.51%) Cisco
5 12 (19.67%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.20%) HP
7 4 (6.56%) SAP
7 4 (6.56%) NetApp
8 3 (4.92%) Wyse
8 3 (4.92%) Symantec
8 3 (4.92%) McAfee
8 3 (4.92%) Sophos
8 3 (4.92%) Dell
8 3 (4.92%) AppSense
8 3 (4.92%) Brocade
9 2 (3.28%) Veeam
9 2 (3.28%) Juniper
9 2 (3.28%) Compaq
10 1 (1.64%) EMC
10 1 (1.64%) Avaya
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