The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 130 128 126
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 24 23 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.81% 0.75% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.78% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 54
Median daily rate £400 £372 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £298 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
- +18.27%

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
2811 2943 4889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.45% 95.80% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2242 2304 3778
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 44 80
Median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +34.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

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 20 January 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 City of London region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (55.77%) Windows
2 26 (50.00%) VMware
3 22 (42.31%) Active Directory
4 19 (36.54%) Windows Server
5 17 (32.69%) Linux
5 17 (32.69%) Finance
6 16 (30.77%) DNS
7 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
8 14 (26.92%) SAN
8 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (25.00%) HP
10 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
10 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (23.08%) High Availability
11 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (21.15%) Citrix
11 11 (21.15%) Unix
11 11 (21.15%) Banking
12 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
12 10 (19.23%) SCCM
13 9 (17.31%) DevOps
14 8 (15.38%) IaaS
14 8 (15.38%) Splunk
14 8 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (15.38%) XenApp
14 8 (15.38%) Python
14 8 (15.38%) Symantec
14 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
14 8 (15.38%) Firewall

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (9.62%) Skype for Business
4 4 (7.69%) IIS
5 3 (5.77%) Apache
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.38%) IaaS
3 5 (9.62%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (7.69%) GitHub
4 4 (7.69%) Office 365
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.92%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.92%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) DNS
2 14 (26.92%) SAN
3 8 (15.38%) Firewall
4 7 (13.46%) DHCP
4 7 (13.46%) VPN
5 3 (5.77%) DMZ
5 3 (5.77%) Internet
5 3 (5.77%) iSCSI
5 3 (5.77%) SMTP
5 3 (5.77%) SSL
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.85%) FTP
6 2 (3.85%) IPsec
6 2 (3.85%) NetScaler
6 2 (3.85%) Skype
6 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.85%) VSAN
7 1 (1.92%) DKIM
7 1 (1.92%) DMARC
7 1 (1.92%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.92%) DB2
3 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
1 2 (3.85%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Banking
3 6 (11.54%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Electronics
4 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Prime Brokerage
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) Web Services
2 5 (9.62%) Middleware
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
3 1 (1.92%) MSMQ
3 1 (1.92%) REST
3 1 (1.92%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Clustering
2 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.62%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) EMC VNX
4 2 (3.85%) Equities
4 2 (3.85%) Fintech
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) NHS
5 1 (1.92%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (55.77%) Windows
2 19 (36.54%) Windows Server
3 17 (32.69%) Linux
4 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (21.15%) Unix
5 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.77%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.85%) AIX
8 2 (3.85%) CentOS
8 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.85%) Solaris
8 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.92%) SUSE
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) High Availability
2 9 (17.31%) DevOps
3 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 7 (13.46%) Load Balancing
5 6 (11.54%) Migration
6 5 (9.62%) Build Automation
6 5 (9.62%) Open Source
7 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.69%) ITIL
8 3 (5.77%) Data Management
8 3 (5.77%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.77%) Low Latency
8 3 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.77%) Server Building
8 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
9 2 (3.85%) Data Deduplication
9 2 (3.85%) Refactoring
9 2 (3.85%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 8 (15.38%) Python
3 7 (13.46%) Ruby
4 4 (7.69%) SQL
5 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.92%) C
6 1 (1.92%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) Java
6 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.92%) Korn
6 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) CCA
4 1 (1.92%) CCNA
4 1 (1.92%) CCSA
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) HNC
4 1 (1.92%) MCP
4 1 (1.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 22 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.38%) XenApp
4 5 (9.62%) DFS Replication
4 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.62%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (7.69%) Docker
5 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.69%) vSphere
6 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.77%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.85%) XenServer
8 1 (1.92%) GPFS
8 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) SCCM
2 7 (13.46%) Ansible
2 7 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (9.62%) Puppet
3 5 (9.62%) Terraform
4 4 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (5.77%) Backup Exec
5 3 (5.77%) SCOM
5 3 (5.77%) SCVMM
6 2 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (3.85%) SCOrch
6 2 (3.85%) SCSM
6 2 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.92%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.92%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) VMware
2 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
3 13 (25.00%) HP
4 11 (21.15%) Citrix
5 8 (15.38%) Splunk
5 8 (15.38%) Symantec
6 7 (13.46%) 3PAR
6 7 (13.46%) Cisco
7 5 (9.62%) New Relic
7 5 (9.62%) Rackspace
8 4 (7.69%) CommVault
8 4 (7.69%) EMC
8 4 (7.69%) NetApp
9 3 (5.77%) Dell
9 3 (5.77%) IBM
9 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.77%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.85%) Isilon
10 2 (3.85%) SAP
10 2 (3.85%) Veritas
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