The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
UK
Rank 592 616 598
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.004% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £463 £308 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.40% -5.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.56% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer within the UK.

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer within the UK.

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 8 £463 +50.40% 1
London - 6 £463 -
East of England - 1 £340 -
Leeds - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £463 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £340 -

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Senior Infrastructure Support 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 featuring Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 4 (30.77%) DMZ
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) OSPF
5 3 (23.08%) VRRP
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless
5 3 (23.08%) IPsec
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
5 3 (23.08%) Investment Management
5 3 (23.08%) HSRP
5 3 (23.08%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (15.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DMZ
2 3 (23.08%) HSRP
2 3 (23.08%) IPsec
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) OSPF
2 3 (23.08%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (23.08%) VoIP
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) VRRP
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) Wireless
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) AIX
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) SUSE
4 2 (15.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
1 3 (23.08%) Investment Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) CCSA
4 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
4 1 (7.69%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) NFS
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam