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 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 31 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 2 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.85% 4.08% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 4.15% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 4
Median daily rate £225 £385 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.55% +4.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-18.96% +38.09%
Infrastructure Engineer
Hampshire

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
225 337 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 95.74% 98.25% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 241 224
Median daily rate £363 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £253 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £543 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.35 £23.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.45% -48.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.25 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £40.00 £65.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 May 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) Avaya
5 4 (40.00%) BT
5 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (20.00%) Budget Control
7 2 (20.00%) Puppet
7 2 (20.00%) Ruby
7 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (20.00%) DevOps
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (20.00%) Vagrant
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 2 (20.00%) Clustering
7 2 (20.00%) Unix

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 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) IPsec
5 1 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) SSL
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Budget Control
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCSA
1 1 (10.00%) CCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Avaya
2 4 (40.00%) BT
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Serena
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) IronPort
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Nokia