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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 140 170 182
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 52 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.96% 0.52% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.56% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 20 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £240 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -10.63%
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
5035 5529 5961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.79% 92.49% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3845 4139 4385
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 69 141
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 59 (59.00%) Windows
2 56 (56.00%) VMware
3 55 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 37 (37.00%) MS Exchange
5 35 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 34 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (31.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (31.00%) Citrix
8 29 (29.00%) Cisco
8 29 (29.00%) Linux
9 22 (22.00%) Finance
9 22 (22.00%) SAN
10 21 (21.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (19.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (17.00%) MCSE
12 17 (17.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 16 (16.00%) DNS
14 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
14 14 (14.00%) Firewall
14 14 (14.00%) vSphere
15 13 (13.00%) Red Hat
15 13 (13.00%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (12.00%) MS Office
16 12 (12.00%) NetApp
16 12 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
16 12 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 11 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2007
17 11 (11.00%) Hyper-V
18 10 (10.00%) XenApp
18 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 37 (37.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (17.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (9.00%) IIS
6 6 (6.00%) Lync
6 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.00%) Tomcat
8 3 (3.00%) Apache
8 3 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.00%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (12.00%) MS Office
2 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) RMDS
2 2 (2.00%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.00%) Office 365
2 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.00%) SaaS
4 1 (1.00%) GitHub
4 1 (1.00%) IaaS
4 1 (1.00%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.00%) SAN
2 16 (16.00%) DNS
3 14 (14.00%) Firewall
4 10 (10.00%) DHCP
5 8 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (8.00%) LAN
6 6 (6.00%) NAS
6 6 (6.00%) VLAN
6 6 (6.00%) SSL
6 6 (6.00%) WAN
7 5 (5.00%) VPN
7 5 (5.00%) FTP
7 5 (5.00%) LDAP
8 4 (4.00%) NetScaler
8 4 (4.00%) Internet
8 4 (4.00%) WLAN
9 3 (3.00%) Kerberos
9 3 (3.00%) SNMP
9 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.00%) MySQL
3 2 (2.00%) DTS
4 1 (1.00%) DB2
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Maven
1 1 (1.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.00%) Gradle
1 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (22.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Banking
2 6 (6.00%) Back Office
3 4 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.00%) Games
5 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.00%) International Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) Web Services
2 2 (2.00%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.00%) HTML
3 1 (1.00%) .NET
3 1 (1.00%) SOAP
3 1 (1.00%) Spring
3 1 (1.00%) Java EE
3 1 (1.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (5.00%) Clustering
3 4 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.00%) NHS
4 3 (3.00%) CLARiiON
4 3 (3.00%) Handset
4 3 (3.00%) PDA
4 3 (3.00%) Celerra
5 2 (2.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.00%) Open Source
6 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.00%) BYOD
6 1 (1.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 59 (59.00%) Windows
2 34 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (29.00%) Linux
4 21 (21.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (9.00%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.00%) UNIX
7 7 (7.00%) Debian
7 7 (7.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.00%) Solaris
9 3 (3.00%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.00%) SUSE
10 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.00%) Android
10 1 (1.00%) CentOS
10 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.00%) Migration
1 10 (10.00%) ITIL
2 6 (6.00%) Change Management
3 5 (5.00%) Project Management
3 5 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.00%) Time Management
5 3 (3.00%) Low Latency
6 2 (2.00%) DevOps
6 2 (2.00%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (2.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.00%) Data Management
6 2 (2.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.00%) BCP
6 2 (2.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.00%) SQL
2 8 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.00%) Perl
4 5 (5.00%) Python
5 4 (4.00%) Java
6 3 (3.00%) VBScript
7 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.00%) C
7 2 (2.00%) C++
8 1 (1.00%) VB
8 1 (1.00%) Ruby
8 1 (1.00%) Groovy
8 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (19.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (17.00%) MCSE
3 13 (13.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (9.00%) CCNP
6 8 (8.00%) MCSA
6 8 (8.00%) CCNA
7 6 (6.00%) Degree
8 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.00%) CCIE
9 3 (3.00%) NVQ Level 3
9 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.00%) MCITP
10 2 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.00%) CCEA
11 1 (1.00%) CISSP
11 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.00%) MCP
11 1 (1.00%) CCEE
11 1 (1.00%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) SLA
1 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 55 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 31 (31.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (14.00%) vSphere
4 11 (11.00%) Hyper-V
5 10 (10.00%) XenApp
6 5 (5.00%) VMware Server
7 3 (3.00%) DFS Replication
8 2 (2.00%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.00%) Xen
8 2 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.00%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.00%) NLBS
9 1 (1.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.00%) vCloud
9 1 (1.00%) Docker
9 1 (1.00%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.00%) UAG
9 1 (1.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) Puppet
2 4 (4.00%) SCCM
2 4 (4.00%) SCOM
3 3 (3.00%) WSUS
4 2 (2.00%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.00%) Nessus
5 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (1.00%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.00%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 56 (56.00%) VMware
2 35 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 31 (31.00%) Citrix
4 29 (29.00%) Cisco
5 13 (13.00%) Red Hat
6 12 (12.00%) NetApp
7 10 (10.00%) EMC
8 4 (4.00%) Reuters
8 4 (4.00%) HP
9 3 (3.00%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.00%) F5
10 2 (2.00%) ION Trading
10 2 (2.00%) AppSense
10 2 (2.00%) Bloomberg
10 2 (2.00%) Symantec
10 2 (2.00%) Radianz
10 2 (2.00%) Oracle
10 2 (2.00%) IBM
10 2 (2.00%) Fidessa
11 1 (1.00%) Juniper
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