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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 153 176 173
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 42 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 0.49% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.53% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £234 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+26.82% -18.00%
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
5118 5803 5851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.94% 92.57% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3881 4258 4276
Average daily rate £450 £444 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 80 120
Average hourly rate £17.87 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.46% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £42.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 5 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 5 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 60 (60.61%) Windows
2 59 (59.60%) VMware
3 58 (58.59%) Active Directory
4 32 (32.32%) Microsoft
4 32 (32.32%) MS Exchange
4 32 (32.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (32.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (30.30%) Citrix
6 29 (29.29%) Cisco
7 24 (24.24%) Finance
8 22 (22.22%) Linux
8 22 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (21.21%) SAN
10 18 (18.18%) DNS
11 17 (17.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (15.15%) MCSE
12 15 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (14.14%) NetApp
14 13 (13.13%) DHCP
14 13 (13.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (13.13%) Firewall
14 13 (13.13%) vSphere
15 12 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (12.12%) SQL Server
15 12 (12.12%) IIS
16 11 (11.11%) Red Hat
16 11 (11.11%) Hyper-V
16 11 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
17 10 (10.10%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 32 (32.32%) MS Exchange
2 15 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (12.12%) IIS
4 11 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.04%) Lync
6 4 (4.04%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.03%) Apache
7 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.01%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.01%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) MS Office
2 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) RMDS
2 2 (2.02%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.03%) Office 365
4 1 (1.01%) SaaS
4 1 (1.01%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.21%) SAN
2 18 (18.18%) DNS
3 13 (13.13%) DHCP
3 13 (13.13%) Firewall
4 8 (8.08%) FTP
5 7 (7.07%) LAN
5 7 (7.07%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (6.06%) WAN
7 5 (5.05%) VPN
7 5 (5.05%) SSL
7 5 (5.05%) VLAN
7 5 (5.05%) NAS
8 4 (4.04%) NetScaler
8 4 (4.04%) WLAN
8 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.04%) Internet
9 3 (3.03%) Kerberos
9 3 (3.03%) SNMP
9 3 (3.03%) LDAP
10 2 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.04%) MySQL
3 2 (2.02%) DTS
4 1 (1.01%) DB2
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Maven
1 1 (1.01%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.01%) Gradle
1 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (24.24%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Banking
3 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.05%) Back Office
4 4 (4.04%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.03%) Retail
5 3 (3.03%) Online Betting
6 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.01%) Games
7 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.01%) Publishing
7 1 (1.01%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) Web Services
2 2 (2.02%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.02%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.01%) .NET
3 1 (1.01%) SOAP
3 1 (1.01%) Spring
3 1 (1.01%) Java EE
3 1 (1.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (4.04%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.03%) NHS
3 3 (3.03%) CLARiiON
3 3 (3.03%) Clustering
3 3 (3.03%) Handset
3 3 (3.03%) PDA
3 3 (3.03%) Celerra
4 2 (2.02%) BYOD
4 2 (2.02%) PKI
5 1 (1.01%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.01%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.01%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.01%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.01%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 60 (60.61%) Windows
2 32 (32.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (22.22%) Linux
3 22 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (13.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.06%) Debian
7 5 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.04%) UNIX
8 4 (4.04%) Solaris
9 3 (3.03%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.01%) Android
10 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.10%) Migration
2 8 (8.08%) ITIL
3 5 (5.05%) Change Management
3 5 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (5.05%) Business Continuity
3 5 (5.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (4.04%) Project Management
5 3 (3.03%) Time Management
5 3 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (3.03%) Low Latency
6 2 (2.02%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (2.02%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.02%) DevOps
6 2 (2.02%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.02%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.02%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.02%) BCP
7 1 (1.01%) Service Management
7 1 (1.01%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.01%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.08%) SQL
2 7 (7.07%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.05%) Perl
4 4 (4.04%) Java
5 3 (3.03%) VBScript
6 2 (2.02%) C
6 2 (2.02%) C++
6 2 (2.02%) Python
6 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.01%) VB
7 1 (1.01%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (17.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (15.15%) MCSE
3 12 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (9.09%) CCNP
5 7 (7.07%) MCSA
5 7 (7.07%) CCNA
6 6 (6.06%) Security Cleared
7 5 (5.05%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.05%) Degree
8 4 (4.04%) CCIE
9 3 (3.03%) NVQ Level 3
10 2 (2.02%) MCITP
10 2 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.01%) CCEA
11 1 (1.01%) CISSP
11 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.01%) MCP
11 1 (1.01%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (58.59%) Active Directory
2 32 (32.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (13.13%) vSphere
4 11 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 10 (10.10%) XenApp
6 5 (5.05%) VMware Server
7 4 (4.04%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.03%) DFS Replication
9 2 (2.02%) Xen
9 2 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.01%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.01%) NLBS
10 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.01%) XenServer
10 1 (1.01%) Sendmail
10 1 (1.01%) vCloud
10 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.01%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (8.08%) SCOM
2 7 (7.07%) SCCM
3 4 (4.04%) Puppet
4 3 (3.03%) WSUS
5 2 (2.02%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (1.01%) Nessus
6 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.01%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.01%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 1 (1.01%) vMotion
6 1 (1.01%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.01%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 59 (59.60%) VMware
2 32 (32.32%) Microsoft
3 30 (30.30%) Citrix
4 29 (29.29%) Cisco
5 14 (14.14%) NetApp
6 11 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 8 (8.08%) EMC
8 4 (4.04%) HP
8 4 (4.04%) Reuters
9 3 (3.03%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.02%) F5
10 2 (2.02%) IBM
10 2 (2.02%) Fidessa
10 2 (2.02%) ION Trading
10 2 (2.02%) AppSense
10 2 (2.02%) Bloomberg
10 2 (2.02%) Symantec
10 2 (2.02%) Radianz
11 1 (1.01%) Apple
11 1 (1.01%) Websense
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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