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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 147 154 156
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 44 44 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.86% 0.75% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.80% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 26 13
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£375 £361 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +22.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £213 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £441 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.63% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £19.25 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.09%
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
4771 5502 5333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.95% 93.32% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3654 3867 3953
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 88 128
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £33.21 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 67 (69.79%) Windows
2 62 (64.58%) VMware
3 60 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 33 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (32.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (28.13%) Citrix
7 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
8 24 (25.00%) Finance
9 22 (22.92%) Cisco
10 21 (21.88%) DNS
10 21 (21.88%) MS Exchange
11 19 (19.79%) SAN
11 19 (19.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (18.75%) NetApp
12 18 (18.75%) Linux
13 16 (16.67%) Firewall
14 15 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (15.63%) vSphere
15 14 (14.58%) DHCP
16 13 (13.54%) SQL Server
17 12 (12.50%) EMC
17 12 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
18 11 (11.46%) SCOM
18 11 (11.46%) XenApp
18 11 (11.46%) IIS
18 11 (11.46%) ITIL
19 10 (10.42%) HP
19 10 (10.42%) Red Hat
19 10 (10.42%) Hyper-V
19 10 (10.42%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 21 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (11.46%) IIS
4 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (6.25%) Lync
6 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.17%) Apache
7 4 (4.17%) Tomcat
8 3 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.04%) MS Project Server
10 1 (1.04%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) MS Office
2 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.08%) Office 365
3 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.88%) DNS
2 19 (19.79%) SAN
3 16 (16.67%) Firewall
4 14 (14.58%) DHCP
5 8 (8.33%) FTP
6 7 (7.29%) VPN
7 6 (6.25%) VLAN
7 6 (6.25%) WAN
8 5 (5.21%) LAN
8 5 (5.21%) SSL
9 4 (4.17%) WLAN
9 4 (4.17%) Internet
9 4 (4.17%) NAS
10 3 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.13%) LDAP
10 3 (3.13%) Kerberos
10 3 (3.13%) SNMP
10 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.21%) MySQL
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 24 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Banking
2 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.17%) Back Office
4 3 (3.13%) Online Betting
4 3 (3.13%) Retail
4 3 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.04%) International Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Advertising
6 1 (1.04%) Publishing
6 1 (1.04%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) Web Services
2 2 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.04%) .NET
3 1 (1.04%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.13%) Blackberry
1 3 (3.13%) Handset
1 3 (3.13%) CLARiiON
1 3 (3.13%) Clustering
1 3 (3.13%) PKI
1 3 (3.13%) PDA
1 3 (3.13%) Celerra
2 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.04%) iSeries
3 1 (1.04%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.04%) Replication
3 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 67 (69.79%) Windows
2 33 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (19.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (18.75%) Linux
5 15 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (10.42%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.17%) UNIX
8 4 (4.17%) Solaris
9 3 (3.13%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.08%) Debian
10 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (11.46%) ITIL
2 9 (9.38%) Migration
3 6 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 4 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 4 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.13%) Project Management
5 3 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (3.13%) Low Latency
6 2 (2.08%) Time Management
6 2 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.08%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.08%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.08%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.08%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.08%) Change Management
6 2 (2.08%) Service Management
6 2 (2.08%) Software Testing
6 2 (2.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.38%) SQL
2 7 (7.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.13%) Java
3 3 (3.13%) Perl
4 2 (2.08%) C
4 2 (2.08%) C++
4 2 (2.08%) VBScript
4 2 (2.08%) Python
4 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.33%) CCNP
3 7 (7.29%) MCSE
4 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.17%) CCIE
6 3 (3.13%) MCSA
6 3 (3.13%) CCNA
7 2 (2.08%) Degree
8 1 (1.04%) MCITP
8 1 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 31 (32.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.63%) vSphere
4 11 (11.46%) XenApp
5 10 (10.42%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.21%) VMware Server
7 3 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.13%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.13%) DFS Replication
7 3 (3.13%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.08%) Xen
8 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.08%) UAG
9 1 (1.04%) vCloud
9 1 (1.04%) KVM
9 1 (1.04%) Novell eDirectory
9 1 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.04%) Squid
9 1 (1.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (11.46%) SCOM
2 10 (10.42%) SCCM
3 4 (4.17%) Puppet
4 3 (3.13%) WSUS
5 2 (2.08%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.08%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.08%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 2 (2.08%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (2.08%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.04%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.04%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.04%) Nessus
6 1 (1.04%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.04%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 62 (64.58%) VMware
2 27 (28.13%) Citrix
3 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
4 22 (22.92%) Cisco
5 18 (18.75%) NetApp
6 12 (12.50%) EMC
7 10 (10.42%) HP
7 10 (10.42%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.17%) Symantec
9 3 (3.13%) AppSense
9 3 (3.13%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.13%) Dell
9 3 (3.13%) IBM
10 2 (2.08%) Fidessa
10 2 (2.08%) Reuters
10 2 (2.08%) Bloomberg
10 2 (2.08%) BMC
10 2 (2.08%) ION Trading
10 2 (2.08%) Radianz
10 2 (2.08%) Websense
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £456.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £240 - £320 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Expenses
Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: £175 - £250 per day
Posted: 25 days ago