The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Southampton region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 27 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 3 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.16% 2.29% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 2.43% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 6
Median daily rate £425 £263 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
239 247 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 92.64% 94.27% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 172 245
Median daily rate £375 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £158 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 26
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.25 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Southampton region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) SCOM
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) CommVault
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) Firmware
4 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Wyse
4 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) DatAdvantage
2 2 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) CommVault
4 2 (25.00%) Varonis
4 2 (25.00%) Wyse
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Hitachi