Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Engineering over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure Engineering
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 33 40
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 +2
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.46% 0.34% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 0.43% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Slough median daily rate £275 - £325
10th Percentile £223 - £313
90th Percentile £304 - £338
Berkshire median daily rate £310 £363 £375
% change year-on-year -14.48% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 - -

Infrastructure Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 267 231 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 82.15% 78.31% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 159 163
Slough median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +7.91%
10th Percentile £208 £213 £258
90th Percentile £550 £550 £486
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 10
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +14.29% -32.88%
10th Percentile £17.80 £13.15 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.80 £16.73 £38.90
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +38.71% -11.43% -27.45%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Slough

Infrastructure Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in Slough.

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Slough

Infrastructure Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in Slough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) French Language
4 4 (50.00%) Office 365
4 4 (50.00%) Veeam
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Automotive
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (12.50%) Symantec
7 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (12.50%) RFID
7 1 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) Change Management
7 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (12.50%) Replication
7 1 (12.50%) Wireless
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (12.50%) CommVault
7 1 (12.50%) Apple

Infrastructure Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) RFID
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) French Language
2 2 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Change Management
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) Due Diligence
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCDP
1 1 (12.50%) CCIE
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) Canon
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) CommVault
4 1 (12.50%) ConnectWise
4 1 (12.50%) MobileIron
4 1 (12.50%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (12.50%) Polycom
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec