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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 155 185 188
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 44 42 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 0.58% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.63% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 17
Average daily rate
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£374 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £229 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +4.65%
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
5446 6651 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.51% 92.38% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3991 4847 5151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 137 180
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £28.78 £43.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 51 (69.86%) Windows
2 37 (50.68%) Active Directory
3 35 (47.95%) VMware
4 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
5 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (32.88%) Citrix
7 18 (24.66%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (23.29%) SCCM
8 17 (23.29%) XenApp
8 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (21.92%) Finance
9 16 (21.92%) SCOM
9 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (17.81%) SAN
11 11 (15.07%) Firewall
12 10 (13.70%) DNS
12 10 (13.70%) ITIL
12 10 (13.70%) SharePoint
13 9 (12.33%) XenServer
13 9 (12.33%) Linux
13 9 (12.33%) SQL
13 9 (12.33%) Cisco
13 9 (12.33%) AppSense
14 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
14 8 (10.96%) MS Exchange
15 7 (9.59%) IIS
15 7 (9.59%) NetApp
16 6 (8.22%) EMC
16 6 (8.22%) MS Office
16 6 (8.22%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (13.70%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.96%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.59%) IIS
4 6 (8.22%) Lync
5 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.74%) Apache
7 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.37%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Office
1 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) SAN
2 11 (15.07%) Firewall
3 10 (13.70%) DNS
4 5 (6.85%) NAS
4 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.85%) LAN
4 5 (6.85%) WAN
5 4 (5.48%) DHCP
5 4 (5.48%) Network Security
6 3 (4.11%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.74%) VPN
7 2 (2.74%) Internet
7 2 (2.74%) Extranet
7 2 (2.74%) Wireless
8 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.37%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.37%) Intranet
8 1 (1.37%) SSL
8 1 (1.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) DB2
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
General
1 16 (21.92%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Publishing
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Legal
4 2 (2.74%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) Web Services
2 2 (2.74%) .NET
3 1 (1.37%) Java EE
3 1 (1.37%) Worklight
3 1 (1.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Clustering
1 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.74%) Replication
3 2 (2.74%) PKI
4 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.37%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 51 (69.86%) Windows
2 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (12.33%) Linux
6 6 (8.22%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.48%) UNIX
7 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.74%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.74%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.37%) SUSE
9 1 (1.37%) AIX
9 1 (1.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.70%) ITIL
2 6 (8.22%) Migration
3 3 (4.11%) DevOps
3 3 (4.11%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
3 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (2.74%) Project Management
4 2 (2.74%) Software Deployment
4 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.37%) Data Migration
5 1 (1.37%) Database Tuning
5 1 (1.37%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (1.37%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.37%) Low Latency
5 1 (1.37%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.37%) Line Management
5 1 (1.37%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.37%) Coaching
5 1 (1.37%) Database Security
5 1 (1.37%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) SQL
2 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.11%) C
4 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.37%) Jython
4 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.37%) VB
4 1 (1.37%) C#
4 1 (1.37%) Java
4 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (2.74%) MCSE
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.37%) MCSA
2 1 (1.37%) MCP
2 1 (1.37%) CCA
2 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (50.68%) Active Directory
2 18 (24.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (23.29%) XenApp
4 9 (12.33%) XenServer
5 6 (8.22%) vSphere
6 4 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.74%) UAG
7 2 (2.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.37%) RHEV
8 1 (1.37%) vCloud
8 1 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.37%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 17 (23.29%) SCCM
2 16 (21.92%) SCOM
3 4 (5.48%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.74%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 2 (2.74%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.74%) SCSM
5 1 (1.37%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (47.95%) VMware
2 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
3 24 (32.88%) Citrix
4 9 (12.33%) Cisco
4 9 (12.33%) AppSense
5 7 (9.59%) NetApp
6 6 (8.22%) EMC
6 6 (8.22%) Symantec
7 5 (6.85%) IBM
8 4 (5.48%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.48%) Oracle
8 4 (5.48%) Altiris
9 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.11%) Intel
10 2 (2.74%) Dell
11 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.37%) Websense
11 1 (1.37%) webMethods
11 1 (1.37%) JBoss
11 1 (1.37%) Software AG
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