The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 49 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 16 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.04% 0.75% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 0.80% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Median daily rate £248 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.84% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £243 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £392 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £317 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
-2.61% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.87 £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-43.93% +41.81%
Infrastructure Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
735 872 837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.63% 93.16% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 506 377
Median daily rate £401 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £221 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 46 34
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.81 £41.29 £19.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Reading region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) VMware
3 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (45.83%) Citrix
4 11 (45.83%) DNS
4 11 (45.83%) Linux
5 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 10 (41.67%) DHCP
5 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (33.33%) Network Security
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco
6 8 (33.33%) Firewall
6 8 (33.33%) VLAN
7 7 (29.17%) IPsec
7 7 (29.17%) CCNA
7 7 (29.17%) WAN
7 7 (29.17%) VPN
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (29.17%) XenApp
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (25.00%) MPLS
9 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
9 5 (20.83%) SLA
9 5 (20.83%) LAN
10 4 (16.67%) vSphere
10 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) PaaS
1 3 (12.50%) SaaS
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) DNS
2 10 (41.67%) DHCP
3 8 (33.33%) Firewall
3 8 (33.33%) Network Security
3 8 (33.33%) VLAN
4 7 (29.17%) IPsec
4 7 (29.17%) VPN
4 7 (29.17%) WAN
5 6 (25.00%) MPLS
6 5 (20.83%) LAN
7 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
8 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
8 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) Ant
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
1 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Linux
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.33%) Unix
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (12.50%) Change Management
1 3 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (12.50%) Network Design
1 3 (12.50%) Open Source
1 3 (12.50%) SIEM
1 3 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (8.33%) DevOps
2 2 (8.33%) High Availability
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (8.33%) Scrum
2 2 (8.33%) Server Patching
2 2 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.33%) Python
1 2 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) C-shell
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) CCNA
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCNP
2 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) CCA
3 3 (12.50%) CCIE
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (29.17%) XenApp
4 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (16.67%) vSphere
5 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.17%) NFS
6 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) VMware
2 11 (45.83%) Citrix
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) Huawei
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.33%) IBM
6 2 (8.33%) Juniper
6 2 (8.33%) Veritas
7 1 (4.17%) Lumension
7 1 (4.17%) NetApp
7 1 (4.17%) SAP