The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 54 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.08% 0.78% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.82% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £350 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
542 490 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.48% 94.96% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 375 374
Median daily rate £440 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 43
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £13.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £32.90 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 4 £400 - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (50.00%) Windows
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (38.89%) SCCM
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (27.78%) Puppet
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) Publishing
5 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 4 (22.22%) Web Services
5 4 (22.22%) DNS
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) Citrix
6 3 (16.67%) Unix
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (16.67%) Internet
6 3 (16.67%) vSphere
6 3 (16.67%) Office 365

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security
3 2 (11.11%) Skype
4 1 (5.56%) IPv4
4 1 (5.56%) IPv6
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Hudson
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (22.22%) Publishing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) PostGIS
2 1 (5.56%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 3 (16.67%) PKI
2 2 (11.11%) BYOD
2 2 (11.11%) FlexPod
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
1 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 3 (16.67%) CentOS
6 3 (16.67%) Unix
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.56%) Debian
8 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
8 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (11.11%) Service Design
2 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Server Patching
3 1 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) HIPAA
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (16.67%) vSphere
4 3 (16.67%) XenApp
4 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 2 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) SCCM
2 5 (27.78%) Puppet
3 2 (11.11%) AppDNA
3 2 (11.11%) EdgeSight
3 2 (11.11%) SCOM
3 2 (11.11%) Terraform
4 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.56%) SELinux
4 1 (5.56%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.56%) Brocade
5 1 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper
5 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £240 - £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago