The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 32 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.33% 0.70% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.73% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £200 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £345 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +25.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%
Infrastructure Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
287 412 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.67% 96.26% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 250 158
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 19
Average hourly rate £8.50 £16.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.25% +15.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Northampton +13 4 £200 -50.00%
Infrastructure Engineer
East Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Management
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) MCSA
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Application Rationalisation
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix