Period
to 15 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer was £349 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Third Line Infrastructure Engineer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 137 139
Rank change year-on-year -27 +2 -12
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer 3 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.091% 0.12% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.13% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 11
Surrey median daily rate £349 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.00% +20.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £321 £210 £255
90th Percentile £367 £385 £375
South East median daily rate £313 £303 £270
% change year-on-year +3.31% +12.04% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £13.03 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -59.92% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 3,105 2,383 2,521
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.66% 94.75% 95.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,160 1,624 1,673
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £245
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 72 149
Surrey median hourly rate £24.75 £19.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -16.30% +27.78%
10th Percentile £11.34 £13.00 £11.20
90th Percentile £51.20 £47.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50% +15.11%

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings that featured 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey.

Contractor daily rate trend for 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region featuring 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) HP