The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Engineer was £175 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 82 73 77
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 9 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.78% 2.16% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 2.25% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 8
Median daily rate £175 £334 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.56% +16.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £265 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £325
% change year-on-year -2.98% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +77.08% -4.00%  

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 1090 1244 1357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.05% 96.14% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 807 737
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 99 60
Median hourly rate £14.75 £30.00 £25.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.83% +16.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 March 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 +26 2 £450 - 3
Guildford 0 1 - - 1
Weybridge - 1 £300 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (60.00%) VMware
2 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (36.67%) Linux
5 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (26.67%) DNS
7 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
8 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
8 7 (23.33%) VPN
9 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 5 (16.67%) Unix
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.67%) Python
10 4 (13.33%) MS Office
10 4 (13.33%) Citrix
10 4 (13.33%) Migration
10 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
10 4 (13.33%) Firewall
10 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
10 4 (13.33%) Project Management
10 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
11 3 (10.00%) PCoIP
11 3 (10.00%) AWS Certification
11 3 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) G Suite
2 2 (6.67%) Office 365
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) DNS
2 7 (23.33%) VPN
3 4 (13.33%) Firewall
3 4 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (10.00%) DHCP
4 3 (10.00%) FTP
4 3 (10.00%) NAS
4 3 (10.00%) PCoIP
4 3 (10.00%) SAN
4 3 (10.00%) SMTP
4 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.67%) Internet
5 2 (6.67%) Wireless
6 1 (3.33%) 4G
6 1 (3.33%) Intranet
6 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.33%) LAN
6 1 (3.33%) SSL
6 1 (3.33%) VLAN
6 1 (3.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.33%) DataPower
1 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.33%) Replication
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Linux
3 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (16.67%) Unix
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) CentOS
6 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.67%) SUSE
8 1 (3.33%) AIX
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (3.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Migration
1 4 (13.33%) Project Management
1 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) Change Management
4 1 (3.33%) Data Security
4 1 (3.33%) DevOps
4 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.33%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (3.33%) Security Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (3.33%) UML
4 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.67%) Python
3 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (6.67%) C
5 2 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Bourne shell
6 1 (3.33%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) AWS Certification
3 3 (10.00%) CEH
3 3 (10.00%) RHCT
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) CISA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CISM
4 1 (3.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.33%) Nagios
3 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
3 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.67%) Google
4 2 (6.67%) Veeam
5 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Intel
5 1 (3.33%) Mitel
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Software AG
5 1 (3.33%) webMethods
5 1 (3.33%) Xerox
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