The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 155 177 202
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +25
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 53 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.91% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.41% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 20
Average daily rate
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£373 £313 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% -11.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £234 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £422 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 £18.46 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.09% +22.22%
Infrastructure Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5406 5340 6577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.33% 92.01% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4192 3896 4823
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 89 172
Average hourly rate £17.98 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.11 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the City of London region.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the City of London region.

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 57 (60.64%) Windows
2 50 (53.19%) Active Directory
3 46 (48.94%) VMware
4 39 (41.49%) Microsoft
5 34 (36.17%) MS Exchange
6 29 (30.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (29.79%) Linux
7 28 (29.79%) Cisco
8 24 (25.53%) Citrix
9 23 (24.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (22.34%) Finance
11 19 (20.21%) SAN
12 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (19.15%) MCSE
13 17 (18.09%) DNS
13 17 (18.09%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
15 15 (15.96%) MS Office
15 15 (15.96%) ITIL
16 14 (14.89%) PowerShell
17 13 (13.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
18 12 (12.77%) MCSA
18 12 (12.77%) LAN
18 12 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
19 11 (11.70%) DHCP
19 11 (11.70%) Firewall
19 11 (11.70%) Red Hat
20 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
20 10 (10.64%) Migration

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (36.17%) MS Exchange
2 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (9.57%) Lync
5 8 (8.51%) IIS
6 7 (7.45%) SharePoint
7 6 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (5.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (3.19%) OpenStack
10 2 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (15.96%) MS Office
2 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) RMDS
1 2 (2.13%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.32%) Office 365
3 4 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.13%) SaaS
4 2 (2.13%) IaaS
5 1 (1.06%) Yammer
5 1 (1.06%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.06%) GitHub
5 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.21%) SAN
2 17 (18.09%) DNS
3 12 (12.77%) LAN
4 11 (11.70%) DHCP
4 11 (11.70%) Firewall
5 10 (10.64%) WAN
6 7 (7.45%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (5.32%) NAS
7 5 (5.32%) NetScaler
7 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.26%) LDAP
9 3 (3.19%) VoIP
9 3 (3.19%) VPN
9 3 (3.19%) SSL
9 3 (3.19%) MPLS
10 2 (2.13%) DSL
10 2 (2.13%) PBX
10 2 (2.13%) FTP
10 2 (2.13%) BIG-IP
10 2 (2.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.19%) MySQL
2 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.13%) DTS
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.06%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.13%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.06%) Gradle
3 1 (1.06%) Maven
3 1 (1.06%) Fiddler
General
1 21 (22.34%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Banking
3 4 (4.26%) Retail
3 4 (4.26%) Back Office
4 3 (3.19%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Law
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.06%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) Web Services
2 1 (1.06%) Middleware
2 1 (1.06%) Spring
2 1 (1.06%) Java EE
2 1 (1.06%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.06%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.06%) REST
2 1 (1.06%) HTML
2 1 (1.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Video Conferencing
1 8 (8.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.26%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.26%) Clustering
3 3 (3.19%) NHS
3 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.13%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.13%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.13%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.13%) PMI
4 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.13%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.06%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.06%) User Experience
5 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 57 (60.64%) Windows
2 29 (30.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (29.79%) Linux
4 17 (18.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (8.51%) UNIX
7 7 (7.45%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.45%) Debian
8 6 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.19%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.19%) Solaris
10 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.06%) Android
10 1 (1.06%) SUSE
10 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.06%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.96%) ITIL
2 10 (10.64%) Migration
3 8 (8.51%) Project Management
4 6 (6.38%) Change Management
5 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2
5 5 (5.32%) DevOps
6 4 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.26%) Service Management
7 3 (3.19%) E-Commerce
7 3 (3.19%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.19%) Open Source
7 3 (3.19%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (3.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.13%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (2.13%) SDLC
8 2 (2.13%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.13%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.51%) Perl
2 8 (8.51%) SQL
3 7 (7.45%) Python
4 5 (5.32%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.13%) Korn
5 2 (2.13%) VBScript
6 1 (1.06%) C#
6 1 (1.06%) Java
6 1 (1.06%) Groovy
6 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (19.15%) MCSE
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (13.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (12.77%) MCSA
4 9 (9.57%) Degree
5 8 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (7.45%) CCNA
7 3 (3.19%) CCNP
7 3 (3.19%) NVQ Level 3
7 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.19%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.13%) MCP
9 1 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.06%) CCEA
9 1 (1.06%) CISSP
9 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.06%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 50 (53.19%) Active Directory
2 23 (24.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.64%) XenApp
3 10 (10.64%) vSphere
4 7 (7.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.32%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.19%) Xen
7 2 (2.13%) NLBS
7 2 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.13%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.06%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.06%) XenServer
8 1 (1.06%) KVM
8 1 (1.06%) Docker
8 1 (1.06%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.06%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) SCCM
2 4 (4.26%) SCOM
3 3 (3.19%) Puppet
3 3 (3.19%) WSUS
4 2 (2.13%) SCSM
4 2 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.06%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.06%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.06%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.06%) vMotion
5 1 (1.06%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.06%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.06%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 46 (48.94%) VMware
2 39 (41.49%) Microsoft
3 28 (29.79%) Cisco
4 24 (25.53%) Citrix
5 11 (11.70%) Red Hat
6 8 (8.51%) EMC
7 6 (6.38%) Oracle
7 6 (6.38%) NetApp
8 4 (4.26%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.26%) HP
9 3 (3.19%) Symantec
9 3 (3.19%) AppSense
9 3 (3.19%) F5
10 2 (2.13%) Splunk
10 2 (2.13%) BMC
10 2 (2.13%) Reuters
10 2 (2.13%) Dell
11 1 (1.06%) IBM
11 1 (1.06%) Juniper
11 1 (1.06%) Remedy
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