The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 42 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.38% - 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£225 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.25 £20.19
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +10.23%
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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 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
340 329 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 93.92% 97.34% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 215 143
Average daily rate £350 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £623 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 45 36
Average hourly rate £13.75 £12.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £18.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) ADSL
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Lync
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) ADSL
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) 3G
3 1 (16.67%) Broadband
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCDST
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Nokia
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Websense
3 1 (16.67%) Wyse
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (16.67%) IronPort
3 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
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