The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 135 118 124
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.12% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£241 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £150 £200
% change year-on-year
+91.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £29.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
- -23.25%
Infrastructure Support Engineer
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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 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
2954 2300 2345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.99% 92.37% 93.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1921 1414 1396
Average daily rate £383 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.42% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £476 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 163 196
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £35.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Infrastructure Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer across the South West region.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer across the South West region.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 1 £288 -
Dorset - 1 £258 -
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Devon - - - -
Infrastructure Support Engineer
England

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 5 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (26.67%) SAN
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Firewall
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) VoIP
7 2 (13.33%) MCSE
7 2 (13.33%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MSI
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Military
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL
1 1 (6.67%) Migration
1 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) System Testing
1 1 (6.67%) Software Distribution
1 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (6.67%) Change Control
1 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
1 1 (6.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.67%) Firmware
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
6 1 (6.67%) Meraki
6 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
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