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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 42 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 6 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.29% 2.99% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 3.09% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 5
Average daily rate £400 £310 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +37.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £345 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +25.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%
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
446 453 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.12% 96.59% 95.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 284 202
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £479 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 40 28
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.50 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Worthing +3 1 - -
Crawley -8 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) Internet
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) PKI
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) MCSE
5 3 (37.50%) MCSA
5 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) MCP
5 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
5 3 (37.50%) Remote Desktop

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) IaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Django
1 1 (12.50%) Guice
1 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (12.50%) Sensu
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) Scala
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
1 3 (37.50%) MCSA
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) UAG
3 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Ganglia
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) SAP