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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 135 143 162
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +19
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 31 46 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.92% 1.01% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.06% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 40
Median daily rate £463 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £263 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.69 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +27.27%
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
3203 4338 5607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.04% 95.30% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2553 3414 4119
Median daily rate £475 £451 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.32% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 67 111
Median hourly rate £17.38 £16.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 2016, 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 32 (59.26%) VMware
2 26 (48.15%) Windows
3 23 (42.59%) Active Directory
4 22 (40.74%) Windows Server
5 21 (38.89%) Linux
6 20 (37.04%) Citrix
7 18 (33.33%) SAN
8 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 16 (29.63%) HP
10 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (24.07%) Finance
12 12 (22.22%) Unix
12 12 (22.22%) DNS
13 10 (18.52%) Cisco
13 10 (18.52%) Firewall
13 10 (18.52%) SCCM
13 10 (18.52%) XenApp
13 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (16.67%) Open Source
14 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
14 9 (16.67%) Configuration Management
15 8 (14.81%) NetApp
15 8 (14.81%) Python
15 8 (14.81%) ITIL
15 8 (14.81%) DevOps
15 8 (14.81%) NetScaler
15 8 (14.81%) Puppet
15 8 (14.81%) Load Balancing

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 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.41%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.56%) Apache
4 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
4 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.70%) IIS
6 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (9.26%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (9.26%) IaaS
4 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.70%) GitHub
4 2 (3.70%) Office 365
5 1 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) SAN
2 12 (22.22%) DNS
3 10 (18.52%) Firewall
4 8 (14.81%) NetScaler
5 5 (9.26%) LAN
5 5 (9.26%) VPN
5 5 (9.26%) WAN
6 4 (7.41%) iSCSI
7 3 (5.56%) DHCP
7 3 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (5.56%) LDAP
7 3 (5.56%) SSL
7 3 (5.56%) VLAN
8 2 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.70%) DMZ
8 2 (3.70%) Internet
9 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.85%) DB2
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) MSI
2 1 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Legal
4 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) Middleware
2 6 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.85%) LAMP
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.85%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) EMC VNX
3 2 (3.70%) Equities
3 2 (3.70%) Fintech
3 2 (3.70%) NHS
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) DataPower
4 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Replication
4 1 (1.85%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 22 (40.74%) Windows Server
3 21 (38.89%) Linux
4 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (22.22%) Unix
7 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
9 5 (9.26%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.70%) AIX
10 2 (3.70%) CentOS
10 2 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (3.70%) SUSE
10 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 9 (16.67%) Open Source
2 8 (14.81%) DevOps
2 8 (14.81%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) Load Balancing
3 6 (11.11%) High Availability
4 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.26%) Build Automation
4 5 (9.26%) Data Management
5 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (7.41%) Migration
6 3 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.56%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 3 (5.56%) Dependency Management
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
1 8 (14.81%) Python
2 7 (12.96%) Ruby
3 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.85%) Korn
4 1 (1.85%) Perl
4 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.56%) CCNA
2 3 (5.56%) RHCA
2 3 (5.56%) RHCE
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.70%) Degree
3 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) CCA
4 1 (1.85%) CCNP
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.85%) MCP
4 1 (1.85%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (42.59%) Active Directory
2 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.52%) XenApp
4 7 (12.96%) DFS Replication
4 7 (12.96%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (11.11%) vSphere
5 6 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
6 5 (9.26%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (7.41%) VMware ESX
8 3 (5.56%) Docker
8 3 (5.56%) NFS
9 2 (3.70%) XenServer
10 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) SCCM
2 8 (14.81%) Puppet
3 7 (12.96%) Ansible
3 7 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (12.96%) SCOM
4 5 (9.26%) SCVMM
4 5 (9.26%) Terraform
5 4 (7.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (5.56%) Nagios
7 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.85%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) VMware
2 20 (37.04%) Citrix
3 16 (29.63%) HP
3 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 10 (18.52%) Cisco
5 8 (14.81%) NetApp
6 7 (12.96%) Dell
6 7 (12.96%) Splunk
6 7 (12.96%) Symantec
7 6 (11.11%) 3PAR
7 6 (11.11%) EMC
8 5 (9.26%) New Relic
8 5 (9.26%) Rackspace
8 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.41%) Dell Compellent
10 3 (5.56%) ArcSight
10 3 (5.56%) CommVault
10 3 (5.56%) IBM
10 3 (5.56%) Oracle
10 3 (5.56%) ServiceNow
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