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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 31 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 11 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.96% 0.25% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 0.26% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
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£220 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £350 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £350 £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+11.05% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
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
352 388 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 94.88% 97.73% 95.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 256 358
Average daily rate £313 £350 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £269 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 37 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% -38.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £12.44 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.82 £45.00 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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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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
Crawley - 1 - - 2
Gatwick - 1 £210 -
Worthing - 1 - -
Littlehampton - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (71.43%) VMware
4 18 (64.29%) ITIL
5 17 (60.71%) Linux
5 17 (60.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (57.14%) MCSE
6 16 (57.14%) MS Exchange
7 14 (50.00%) Citrix
7 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (46.43%) SCCM
8 13 (46.43%) IIS
9 12 (42.86%) DHCP
9 12 (42.86%) MCP
9 12 (42.86%) DNS
10 11 (39.29%) SharePoint
10 11 (39.29%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (39.29%) Red Hat
10 11 (39.29%) Internet
10 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
10 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (39.29%) PKI
10 11 (39.29%) Office 365
10 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (39.29%) IaaS
10 11 (39.29%) SharePoint 2013

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 16 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (46.43%) IIS
4 11 (39.29%) SharePoint
4 11 (39.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.14%) Lync
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (39.29%) Office 365
1 11 (39.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) DHCP
1 12 (42.86%) DNS
2 11 (39.29%) Internet
2 11 (39.29%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (32.14%) Firewall
4 8 (28.57%) SAN
5 6 (21.43%) MPLS
6 5 (17.86%) VPN
6 5 (17.86%) IP Telephony
6 5 (17.86%) WAN
7 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 4 (14.29%) ADSL
8 2 (7.14%) LAN
8 2 (7.14%) Wireless
9 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
9 1 (3.57%) DMZ
9 1 (3.57%) VLAN
9 1 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) PKI
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) EqualLogic
3 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) ITIL
2 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (10.71%) Information Security
5 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.57%) Time Management
6 1 (3.57%) Network Management
6 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security Management
6 1 (3.57%) Security Management
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Logistics
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (57.14%) MCSE
3 12 (42.86%) MCP
4 9 (32.14%) MCSA
5 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (21.43%) CCNA
7 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
8 2 (7.14%) CISSP
8 2 (7.14%) CEH
9 1 (3.57%) CCNP
9 1 (3.57%) MCITP
9 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (35.71%) UAG
3 5 (17.86%) vSphere
4 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.14%) XenApp
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.57%) ISA Server
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.14%) Nessus
3 1 (3.57%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (71.43%) VMware
3 14 (50.00%) Citrix
4 11 (39.29%) Red Hat
5 8 (28.57%) Cisco
6 6 (21.43%) Juniper
6 6 (21.43%) HP
7 5 (17.86%) ProCurve
7 5 (17.86%) Symantec
8 4 (14.29%) Riverbed
8 4 (14.29%) Avaya
9 3 (10.71%) NetApp
10 2 (7.14%) Dell
10 2 (7.14%) McAfee
10 2 (7.14%) Qualys
11 1 (3.57%) F5
11 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint