Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 78 104
Rank change year-on-year -42 +26 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 26 51 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.94% 2.19% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 2.29% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 37 33
Surrey median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.68% +6.16%
10th Percentile £265 £260 £300
90th Percentile £438 £431 £468
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Surrey median hourly rate - £37.58 £52.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.96% -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -23.08% -16.67% -8.24%

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 2619 2225 2642
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 95.33% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1837 1459 1591
Surrey median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 104 89
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £23.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.42% +31.94% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.78 £11.76 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.80 £45.06 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +12.50%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead -6 4 £425 +30.77%
Guildford -19 3 £405 +24.62%
Whyteleafe - 2 £375 -
Woking +2 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 17 (65.38%) Windows
3 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (30.77%) Cisco
7 8 (30.77%) Citrix
7 8 (30.77%) Linux
7 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (23.08%) Office 365
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (23.08%) HP
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (19.23%) Oracle
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (19.23%) vSphere
10 5 (19.23%) SCCM
11 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
11 4 (15.38%) DevOps
11 4 (15.38%) REST
11 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (15.38%) SQL
11 4 (15.38%) ITIL
11 4 (15.38%) SAN
11 4 (15.38%) VPN
11 4 (15.38%) Firewall

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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Acrobat
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (23.08%) Office 365
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
1 4 (15.38%) SAN
1 4 (15.38%) VPN
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
2 3 (11.54%) Wireshark
3 2 (7.69%) FTP
3 2 (7.69%) IPsec
3 2 (7.69%) OSPF
3 2 (7.69%) SMTP
3 2 (7.69%) VLAN
3 2 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) IPv4
4 1 (3.85%) IPv6
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) Toad
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) REST
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) HP Storage
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (30.77%) Linux
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (7.69%) CentOS
7 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) DevOps
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
2 3 (11.54%) Microservices
2 3 (11.54%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.85%) Kanban
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Perl
3 3 (11.54%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) vSphere
4 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) DFS Replication
6 1 (3.85%) Docker
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) NetBackup
2 3 (11.54%) Puppet
3 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.85%) Ansible
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) OpenNMS
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.85%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) Citrix
4 6 (23.08%) HP
5 5 (19.23%) Oracle
6 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.85%) Adobe
7 1 (3.85%) Apple
7 1 (3.85%) arcserve
7 1 (3.85%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (3.85%) Sophos