The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £353 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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.

Infrastructure Engineer
South East / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 74 66
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 13 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.06% 1.69% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.77% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 18
Median daily rate £353 £350 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.71% +10.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +1.53% +4.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £47.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -51.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.22 £23.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -38.19% -34.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1164 1188 1236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.56% 95.42% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 816 778 703
Median daily rate £425 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +4.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 67 50
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.55% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey

Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead +17 3 £353 +4.44% 2
Woking 0 1 - - 1
Epsom -2 1 £325 -7.14%
Dorking - 1 £413 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Infrastructure Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 7 (31.82%) DNS
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (22.73%) Office 365
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
9 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
9 4 (18.18%) DHCP
9 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
9 4 (18.18%) VPN
9 4 (18.18%) Advertising
10 3 (13.64%) SCCM
10 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
10 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
10 3 (13.64%) LAN
10 3 (13.64%) WAN
10 3 (13.64%) ITIL
10 3 (13.64%) Citrix
11 2 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.55%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (22.73%) Office 365
3 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.55%) IaaS
4 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) DNS
2 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 4 (18.18%) DHCP
3 4 (18.18%) VPN
4 3 (13.64%) LAN
4 3 (13.64%) WAN
5 2 (9.09%) Firewall
5 2 (9.09%) PCoIP
5 2 (9.09%) SAN
5 2 (9.09%) Wireless
6 1 (4.55%) 4G
6 1 (4.55%) Extranet
6 1 (4.55%) Internet
6 1 (4.55%) VLAN
General
1 4 (18.18%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Java EE
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) SUSE
5 1 (4.55%) Unix
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) DevOps
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.55%) Data Security
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.55%) Release Automation
3 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Server Building
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) CISA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CISM
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) vSphere
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.55%) Xen
5 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.55%) HP SIM
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Veeam
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe
5 1 (4.55%) AppDynamics
5 1 (4.55%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) CA
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Intel
5 1 (4.55%) McAfee
5 1 (4.55%) Mitel
5 1 (4.55%) New Relic
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) Xerox