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 8 July 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
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 154 165 197
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +32
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 45 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.79% 0.47% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.51% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 17
Average daily rate
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£351 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £230 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £402 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 £18.46 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +6.38%
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
5235 5275 6525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.36% 92.28% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4032 3867 4817
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 79 167
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £32.03 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.09 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -8.05%

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 8 July 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 8 July 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 52 (55.91%) Windows
2 50 (53.76%) Active Directory
3 48 (51.61%) VMware
4 36 (38.71%) Microsoft
5 31 (33.33%) Cisco
5 31 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 30 (32.26%) Linux
7 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (29.03%) Citrix
9 24 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (21.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (20.43%) SAN
11 19 (20.43%) MCSE
11 19 (20.43%) Finance
11 19 (20.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (18.28%) ITIL
13 16 (17.20%) Firewall
14 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
15 14 (15.05%) MS Office
16 13 (13.98%) DNS
16 13 (13.98%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (13.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 12 (12.90%) PowerShell
17 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
18 11 (11.83%) LAN
18 11 (11.83%) Cisco Certification
18 11 (11.83%) MCSA
18 11 (11.83%) Migration
18 11 (11.83%) Red Hat
19 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 31 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (9.68%) IIS
5 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.45%) Lync
6 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.15%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.08%) Apache
9 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (15.05%) MS Office
2 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) RMDS
2 2 (2.15%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.30%) Office 365
4 3 (3.23%) SaaS
5 2 (2.15%) IaaS
6 1 (1.08%) Yammer
6 1 (1.08%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.08%) GitHub
6 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.43%) SAN
2 16 (17.20%) Firewall
3 13 (13.98%) DNS
4 11 (11.83%) LAN
5 9 (9.68%) WAN
6 8 (8.60%) DHCP
6 8 (8.60%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (4.30%) SSL
7 4 (4.30%) LDAP
7 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.30%) VPN
8 3 (3.23%) FTP
8 3 (3.23%) VoIP
8 3 (3.23%) Internet
8 3 (3.23%) MPLS
8 3 (3.23%) VLAN
8 3 (3.23%) NAS
8 3 (3.23%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.15%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.38%) MySQL
3 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.15%) DTS
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Maven
1 1 (1.08%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.08%) Gradle
1 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) Back Office
4 4 (4.30%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Retail
6 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.08%) International Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) Web Services
2 2 (2.15%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.08%) REST
3 1 (1.08%) HTML
3 1 (1.08%) SOAP
3 1 (1.08%) Middleware
3 1 (1.08%) Spring
3 1 (1.08%) Java EE
3 1 (1.08%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.08%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.60%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (5.38%) Clustering
4 4 (4.30%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.23%) NHS
5 3 (3.23%) PKI
5 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.15%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.15%) Celerra
6 2 (2.15%) PDA
6 2 (2.15%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.15%) Handset
6 2 (2.15%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.08%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.08%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.08%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 52 (55.91%) Windows
2 30 (32.26%) Linux
3 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (20.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (9.68%) UNIX
7 7 (7.53%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.53%) Debian
8 5 (5.38%) Solaris
8 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.08%) SUSE
9 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.08%) Android
9 1 (1.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.28%) ITIL
2 11 (11.83%) Migration
3 7 (7.53%) Project Management
4 6 (6.45%) Change Management
5 5 (5.38%) Business Continuity
6 4 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.23%) Open Source
7 3 (3.23%) Time Management
7 3 (3.23%) Service Management
7 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.23%) BCP
7 3 (3.23%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (3.23%) Low Latency
7 3 (3.23%) DevOps
7 3 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.15%) SDLC
8 2 (2.15%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.15%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.68%) Perl
3 8 (8.60%) SQL
4 7 (7.53%) Python
5 3 (3.23%) Java
6 2 (2.15%) C++
6 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.15%) VBScript
7 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.08%) Ruby
7 1 (1.08%) Groovy
7 1 (1.08%) C
7 1 (1.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (21.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (20.43%) MCSE
3 13 (13.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (11.83%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (11.83%) MCSA
5 10 (10.75%) Degree
6 8 (8.60%) CCNA
7 6 (6.45%) CCNP
8 3 (3.23%) NVQ Level 3
8 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.15%) MCP
9 2 (2.15%) CCIE
9 2 (2.15%) MCITP
10 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.08%) CCEA
10 1 (1.08%) CISSP
10 1 (1.08%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (53.76%) Active Directory
2 24 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.75%) XenApp
4 9 (9.68%) vSphere
5 7 (7.53%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.23%) Xen
6 3 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.15%) NLBS
7 2 (2.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.08%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.08%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.08%) Docker
8 1 (1.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) SCCM
2 3 (3.23%) SCOM
2 3 (3.23%) Puppet
3 2 (2.15%) WSUS
3 2 (2.15%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (2.15%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.08%) vMotion
4 1 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.08%) SCSM
4 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 48 (51.61%) VMware
2 36 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 31 (33.33%) Cisco
4 27 (29.03%) Citrix
5 11 (11.83%) Red Hat
6 9 (9.68%) EMC
7 5 (5.38%) HP
7 5 (5.38%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.38%) NetApp
8 4 (4.30%) Oracle
8 4 (4.30%) Reuters
9 3 (3.23%) F5
9 3 (3.23%) Splunk
9 3 (3.23%) AppSense
10 2 (2.15%) ION Trading
10 2 (2.15%) Bloomberg
10 2 (2.15%) Radianz
10 2 (2.15%) Websense
10 2 (2.15%) Fidessa
11 1 (1.08%) IBM
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