The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 30 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.12% - 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% - 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.72% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +2.27%
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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 Slough 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
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
252 241 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 93.68% 94.51% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 114 91
Average daily rate £350 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £533 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 6
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% -53.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £36.00 £200.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) CNE
5 1 (16.67%) Novell Certification
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) RTP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CNE
1 1 (16.67%) Novell Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CCVP
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Lotus
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint