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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 135 146 183
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +37
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 22 56 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 1.01% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.06% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 43 19
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-16.07% +33.33%
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
3176 5272 5791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.26% 94.92% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2590 4030 4344
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £276 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 90 80
Median hourly rate £21.78 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £29.32 £32.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 29 (59.18%) Windows
2 27 (55.10%) VMware
3 20 (40.82%) Linux
3 20 (40.82%) Windows Server
4 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
5 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (28.57%) SAN
7 13 (26.53%) HP
7 13 (26.53%) Citrix
7 13 (26.53%) Firewall
8 11 (22.45%) NetApp
8 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
9 10 (20.41%) Unix
9 10 (20.41%) Finance
9 10 (20.41%) SCCM
10 9 (18.37%) Migration
10 9 (18.37%) ITIL
11 8 (16.33%) Cisco
11 8 (16.33%) XenApp
11 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (14.29%) OpenStack
12 7 (14.29%) Puppet
12 7 (14.29%) VMware ESX
12 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
13 6 (12.24%) DNS
13 6 (12.24%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (12.24%) Open Source
13 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
13 6 (12.24%) IaaS

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 7 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.16%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.16%) Skype for Business
4 3 (6.12%) IBM Notes
4 3 (6.12%) IIS
4 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.08%) Apache
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.08%) Node.js
5 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.04%) GemFire
6 1 (2.04%) JBoss
6 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) IaaS
2 5 (10.20%) Office 365
3 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.16%) SaaS
4 3 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (6.12%) PaaS
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.04%) GitHub
6 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
6 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) SAN
2 13 (26.53%) Firewall
3 6 (12.24%) DNS
4 4 (8.16%) LAN
4 4 (8.16%) WAN
5 3 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (6.12%) iSCSI
5 3 (6.12%) LDAP
5 3 (6.12%) NetScaler
5 3 (6.12%) SSL
5 3 (6.12%) VPN
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.08%) DHCP
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.04%) DMZ
7 1 (2.04%) Internet
7 1 (2.04%) NAS
7 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.04%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.04%) Maven
1 1 (2.04%) MSI
1 1 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Legal
3 4 (8.16%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
1 3 (6.12%) Middleware
1 3 (6.12%) Web Services
1 3 (6.12%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.04%) Memcached
2 1 (2.04%) RESTful
2 1 (2.04%) WCF
2 1 (2.04%) WF
2 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) Private Cloud
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Clustering
3 3 (6.12%) DataPower
4 2 (4.08%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) Fintech
5 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.04%) NHS
5 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 29 (59.18%) Windows
2 20 (40.82%) Linux
2 20 (40.82%) Windows Server
3 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (20.41%) Unix
5 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.12%) AIX
8 3 (6.12%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (6.12%) SUSE
8 3 (6.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) ITIL
1 9 (18.37%) Migration
2 6 (12.24%) Open Source
3 5 (10.20%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (10.20%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (10.20%) DevOps
3 5 (10.20%) Project Management
4 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (8.16%) Data Management
5 3 (6.12%) Change Management
5 3 (6.12%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (6.12%) Dependency Management
5 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.12%) Server Building
6 2 (4.08%) API Development
6 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.08%) High Availability
6 2 (4.08%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.16%) Java
3 4 (8.16%) Python
4 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.08%) Perl
5 2 (4.08%) SQL
5 2 (4.08%) VB
5 2 (4.08%) VBScript
6 1 (2.04%) C#
6 1 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.16%) CCNP
3 3 (6.12%) CCNA
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.12%) RHCA
3 3 (6.12%) RHCE
4 2 (4.08%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) MCSA
4 2 (4.08%) MCSE
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.04%) MCDBA
5 1 (2.04%) MCDST
5 1 (2.04%) MCITP
5 1 (2.04%) MCTS
5 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.33%) XenApp
4 7 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 6 (12.24%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
6 5 (10.20%) XenDesktop
7 4 (8.16%) NFS
8 3 (6.12%) vSphere
8 3 (6.12%) XenServer
9 2 (4.08%) VMware Server
10 1 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (2.04%) Docker
10 1 (2.04%) KVM
10 1 (2.04%) vCloud
10 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) SCCM
2 7 (14.29%) Puppet
3 5 (10.20%) SCOM
4 3 (6.12%) Nagios
4 3 (6.12%) SCVMM
4 3 (6.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (4.08%) Ansible
5 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (2.04%) Salt
6 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (2.04%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) VMware
2 13 (26.53%) Citrix
2 13 (26.53%) HP
3 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.45%) NetApp
4 8 (16.33%) Cisco
5 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 5 (10.20%) Dell
7 4 (8.16%) 3PAR
7 4 (8.16%) EMC
7 4 (8.16%) IBM
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle
7 4 (8.16%) Symantec
8 3 (6.12%) ArcSight
8 3 (6.12%) Dell Compellent
8 3 (6.12%) LANDesk
8 3 (6.12%) Lotus
8 3 (6.12%) Software AG
8 3 (6.12%) webMethods
9 2 (4.08%) F5
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago