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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 142 160 184
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +24
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 23 53 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.89% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.94% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 16
Median daily rate £425 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £290 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £34.00 £18.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +84.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.87 £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-43.93% +41.81%
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
3237 5622 5549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.60% 94.71% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2623 4375 4031
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 91 96
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £30.00 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 31 (57.41%) Windows
3 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 24 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 22 (40.74%) Citrix
5 20 (37.04%) SAN
5 20 (37.04%) Linux
6 19 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
8 16 (29.63%) HP
9 15 (27.78%) Firewall
9 15 (27.78%) SCCM
10 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (22.22%) Finance
11 11 (20.37%) Cisco
11 11 (20.37%) NetApp
11 11 (20.37%) ITIL
12 10 (18.52%) XenApp
13 9 (16.67%) SCOM
13 9 (16.67%) Unix
14 8 (14.81%) XenDesktop
14 8 (14.81%) Open Source
14 8 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
15 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
15 7 (12.96%) Puppet
15 7 (12.96%) VMware ESXi
15 7 (12.96%) Hyper-V
15 7 (12.96%) NetScaler
15 7 (12.96%) Red Hat

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 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) OpenStack
2 5 (9.26%) Skype for Business
3 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.56%) Apache
5 2 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.85%) GemFire
6 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.85%) IIS
6 1 (1.85%) JBoss
6 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) IaaS
2 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.41%) Office 365
3 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.70%) PaaS
5 1 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.85%) SaaS
5 1 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) SAN
2 15 (27.78%) Firewall
3 7 (12.96%) DNS
3 7 (12.96%) NetScaler
4 5 (9.26%) iSCSI
4 5 (9.26%) LAN
4 5 (9.26%) WAN
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (5.56%) LDAP
5 3 (5.56%) SSL
5 3 (5.56%) VPN
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (3.70%) DHCP
6 2 (3.70%) VLAN
7 1 (1.85%) DMZ
7 1 (1.85%) Internet
7 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.85%) Couchbase
1 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.85%) MySQL
1 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MSI
1 2 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) Maven
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Legal
3 4 (7.41%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Middleware
1 4 (7.41%) Web Services
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.85%) LAMP
4 1 (1.85%) Memcached
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.85%) RESTful
4 1 (1.85%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) DataPower
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) NHS
4 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 24 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 20 (37.04%) Linux
4 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (16.67%) Unix
7 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
8 6 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.56%) AIX
9 3 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (5.56%) SUSE
9 3 (5.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) Open Source
3 6 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (11.11%) Migration
4 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.26%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (9.26%) Data Management
4 5 (9.26%) DevOps
4 5 (9.26%) Load Balancing
4 5 (9.26%) Project Management
5 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.41%) Server Building
6 3 (5.56%) Change Management
6 3 (5.56%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.56%) Dependency Management
7 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) Python
2 5 (9.26%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.41%) Java
4 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.70%) Perl
5 2 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (1.85%) C++
6 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.85%) SQL
6 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.56%) RHCA
2 3 (5.56%) RHCE
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.70%) CCNA
3 2 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.85%) MCSA
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 19 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.52%) XenApp
4 8 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (14.81%) XenDesktop
5 7 (12.96%) Hyper-V
5 7 (12.96%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (11.11%) VMware ESX
7 4 (7.41%) NFS
7 4 (7.41%) vSphere
7 4 (7.41%) XenServer
8 3 (5.56%) DFS Replication
9 2 (3.70%) Xen
10 1 (1.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.85%) Docker
10 1 (1.85%) KVM
10 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.85%) vCloud
10 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (27.78%) SCCM
2 9 (16.67%) SCOM
3 7 (12.96%) Puppet
4 6 (11.11%) SCVMM
5 5 (9.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (7.41%) Ansible
6 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (5.56%) Nagios
8 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (1.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (1.85%) Salt
9 1 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (1.85%) Terraform
9 1 (1.85%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) VMware
2 22 (40.74%) Citrix
3 16 (29.63%) HP
3 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 11 (20.37%) Cisco
4 11 (20.37%) NetApp
5 7 (12.96%) Dell
5 7 (12.96%) Red Hat
6 6 (11.11%) Symantec
7 5 (9.26%) 3PAR
7 5 (9.26%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (7.41%) EMC
8 4 (7.41%) F5
8 4 (7.41%) IBM
8 4 (7.41%) Oracle
9 3 (5.56%) ArcSight
9 3 (5.56%) Software AG
9 3 (5.56%) Splunk
9 3 (5.56%) webMethods
10 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
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