The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 48 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.57% - 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% - 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£213 - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +4.65%
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
330 204 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 93.48% 94.44% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 135 106
Average daily rate £350 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.61% +9.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - - - - 4
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) NFS
5 1 (16.67%) RIP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) ADSL
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) MCT
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Brocade

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) RIP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) ADSL
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) VPLS
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) VRRP
2 1 (16.67%) Junos
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCT
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) NFS
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
3 1 (16.67%) IronPort
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Siemens
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) Trustwave
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