The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 37 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 11 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.67% 1.58% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 1.65% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 6
Average daily rate
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£310 £194 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -40.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £143 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £304 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £261 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.97% -12.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -2.32%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
402 303 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.57% 95.89% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 173 259
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £146 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 29 23
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -16.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £11.72 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +3 4 £400 +18.51%
Horsham - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (64.29%) SCCM
5 7 (50.00%) VMware
5 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) Citrix
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (42.86%) MCSE
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) MCP
7 5 (35.71%) Linux
7 5 (35.71%) IIS
7 5 (35.71%) SAN
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (28.57%) Lync
8 4 (28.57%) Meraki
8 4 (28.57%) Riverbed
8 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
8 4 (28.57%) Firewall
8 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 4 (28.57%) DHCP
8 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 4 (28.57%) DNS
9 3 (21.43%) MCSA
9 3 (21.43%) SharePoint

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (35.71%) IIS
4 4 (28.57%) Lync
4 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
1 3 (21.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) EqualLogic
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (14.29%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (42.86%) MCSE
1 6 (42.86%) MCP
2 3 (21.43%) MCSA
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) CEH
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (14.29%) CISSP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) UAG
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) Nessus
3 1 (7.14%) WSUS
3 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) Meraki
4 4 (28.57%) Riverbed
4 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
6 2 (14.29%) Qualys
6 2 (14.29%) McAfee
7 1 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) Dell
7 1 (7.14%) Juniper
7 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
7 1 (7.14%) ProCurve
7 1 (7.14%) AppSense
7 1 (7.14%) F5