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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
UK
Rank 588 621 615
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer 8 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.006% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.006% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £444 £290 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.01% -14.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £290 £338
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -14.07%
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
42939 48598 48934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28014 31275 30245
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1573 1632 1895
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 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 7 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 21 February 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 +34 8 £444 +53.01% 1
London - 6 £463 -
Norfolk +10 1 £340 +21.42%
East of England +3 1 £340 +21.42%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 4 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
3 4 (36.36%) SUSE
3 4 (36.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 4 (36.36%) DMZ
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) AIX
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) OSPF
4 3 (27.27%) VRRP
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) IPsec
4 3 (27.27%) HSRP
4 3 (27.27%) Investment Management

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 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DMZ
2 3 (27.27%) HSRP
2 3 (27.27%) IPsec
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) OSPF
2 3 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (27.27%) VoIP
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) VRRP
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) AIX
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Linux
1 4 (36.36%) SUSE
1 4 (36.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
2 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
2 3 (27.27%) Investment Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCSA
2 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam