The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 117 107 102
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 31 39 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.04% 1.21% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.26% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 15
Average daily rate £270 £250 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £163 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £270
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +29.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +21.95%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2859 3095 2413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.52% 95.91% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1931 1959 1456
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 178 162
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 9 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
Bristol +11 16 £350 -5.08% 3
Gloucestershire +7 6 £225 -10.00% 7
Wiltshire -8 5 £250 -28.57% 1
Dorset +2 2 - - 2
Somerset +1 2 - - 2
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 53 (71.62%) Windows
2 38 (51.35%) VMware
3 30 (40.54%) Active Directory
3 30 (40.54%) Windows Server
4 26 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (25.68%) Security Cleared
7 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
7 18 (24.32%) ITIL
8 17 (22.97%) Cisco
8 17 (22.97%) Firewall
9 16 (21.62%) SAN
10 15 (20.27%) MS Exchange
11 13 (17.57%) DevOps
11 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (17.57%) Linux
11 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (16.22%) LDAP
13 11 (14.86%) NetApp
13 11 (14.86%) HP
13 11 (14.86%) EMC
13 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
13 11 (14.86%) SC Cleared
14 10 (13.51%) Citrix
15 9 (12.16%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (12.16%) DNS
15 9 (12.16%) Unix
16 8 (10.81%) Kerberos
16 8 (10.81%) CCNA
16 8 (10.81%) CAD

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 15 (20.27%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.76%) IIS
4 1 (1.35%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) IaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.97%) Firewall
2 16 (21.62%) SAN
3 12 (16.22%) LDAP
4 9 (12.16%) DNS
5 8 (10.81%) Kerberos
6 7 (9.46%) Internet
6 7 (9.46%) LAN
7 6 (8.11%) DHCP
7 6 (8.11%) WAN
8 5 (6.76%) NAS
9 4 (5.41%) IP Telephony
10 3 (4.05%) VPN
11 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.70%) SSL
11 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.70%) VLAN
12 1 (1.35%) IPsec
12 1 (1.35%) MPLS
12 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (4.05%) Banking
2 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.81%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (10.81%) Replication
3 5 (6.76%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.05%) Clustering
4 3 (4.05%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.70%) PKI
5 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.35%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (71.62%) Windows
2 30 (40.54%) Windows Server
3 26 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (17.57%) Linux
6 9 (12.16%) Unix
7 8 (10.81%) Windows 7
8 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) ITIL
2 13 (17.57%) DevOps
3 8 (10.81%) CAD
3 8 (10.81%) Mentoring
3 8 (10.81%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.46%) Coaching
5 5 (6.76%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.41%) Migration
7 3 (4.05%) SDLC
7 3 (4.05%) Time Management
8 2 (2.70%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.70%) Change Management
8 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.70%) Project Management
8 2 (2.70%) Security Patching
8 2 (2.70%) Service Management
9 1 (1.35%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.35%) Data Security
9 1 (1.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.35%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.11%) SQL
3 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.35%) Perl
4 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (25.68%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.86%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.16%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (10.81%) CCNA
5 5 (6.76%) Degree
5 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.70%) CCNP
6 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.70%) MCSA
6 2 (2.70%) MCSE
7 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.35%) MCP
7 1 (1.35%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
1 3 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (40.54%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.81%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.46%) VMware ESX
5 6 (8.11%) vSphere
6 3 (4.05%) XenApp
7 2 (2.70%) vCloud
7 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.70%) XenServer
8 1 (1.35%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.35%) UAG
8 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) FreeIPA
2 6 (8.11%) SCCM
3 2 (2.70%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.70%) SCOM
3 2 (2.70%) vMotion
3 2 (2.70%) WSUS
4 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (51.35%) VMware
2 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
3 17 (22.97%) Cisco
4 11 (14.86%) EMC
4 11 (14.86%) HP
4 11 (14.86%) NetApp
5 10 (13.51%) Citrix
6 6 (8.11%) Juniper
7 4 (5.41%) Forcepoint
7 4 (5.41%) Intel Security
8 3 (4.05%) Dell
9 2 (2.70%) AppSense
9 2 (2.70%) Sun
10 1 (1.35%) arcserve
10 1 (1.35%) Canon
10 1 (1.35%) IronPort
10 1 (1.35%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.35%) Lotus
10 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.35%) Sophos
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