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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 140 155 180
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +25
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 23 50 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.69% 0.86% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.91% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 39 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 £300 £273 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £296
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +4.90%
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 £23.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-34.28% +40.00%
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
3179 5502 5646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.64% 94.73% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2582 4240 4197
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 96 73
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.62% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 (65.31%) Windows
2 28 (57.14%) VMware
3 25 (51.02%) Windows Server
4 19 (38.78%) Linux
4 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
4 19 (38.78%) Citrix
4 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (32.65%) SAN
6 15 (30.61%) HP
7 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
7 13 (26.53%) Firewall
7 13 (26.53%) Finance
7 13 (26.53%) SCCM
8 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (22.45%) XenApp
9 11 (22.45%) NetApp
10 9 (18.37%) Unix
11 8 (16.33%) XenDesktop
11 8 (16.33%) SCOM
11 8 (16.33%) ITIL
11 8 (16.33%) Cisco
12 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
12 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
12 7 (14.29%) Migration
12 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
12 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (14.29%) Puppet
12 7 (14.29%) Virtual Machines

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%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.20%) OpenStack
4 4 (8.16%) Skype for Business
4 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.08%) Apache
5 2 (4.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.08%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.04%) GemFire
6 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.04%) JBoss
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.16%) IaaS
1 4 (8.16%) Office 365
2 3 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.08%) PaaS
3 2 (4.08%) SaaS
4 1 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.04%) GitHub
4 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) SAN
2 13 (26.53%) Firewall
3 5 (10.20%) DNS
3 5 (10.20%) LAN
3 5 (10.20%) NetScaler
3 5 (10.20%) WAN
4 4 (8.16%) iSCSI
5 3 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (6.12%) LDAP
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
6 2 (4.08%) VLAN
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.04%) DMZ
7 1 (2.04%) Internet
7 1 (2.04%) MPLS
7 1 (2.04%) NAS
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 Database
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Exadata
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 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.08%) MSI
1 2 (4.08%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Maven
2 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Legal
3 5 (10.20%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) Middleware
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
2 3 (6.12%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.08%) Node.js
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.04%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (2.04%) Memcached
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.04%) RESTful
4 1 (2.04%) WCF
4 1 (2.04%) WebCenter
4 1 (2.04%) WF
4 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Clustering
2 3 (6.12%) DataPower
3 2 (4.08%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Fintech
4 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.04%) NHS
4 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 32 (65.31%) Windows
2 25 (51.02%) Windows Server
3 19 (38.78%) Linux
3 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (18.37%) Unix
6 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
8 5 (10.20%) Windows 8
9 3 (6.12%) AIX
9 3 (6.12%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (6.12%) SUSE
9 3 (6.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (4.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Migration
3 6 (12.24%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (12.24%) Open Source
4 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.20%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (10.20%) Data Management
4 5 (10.20%) Project Management
5 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.16%) DevOps
5 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.16%) Server Building
6 3 (6.12%) Change Management
6 3 (6.12%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (6.12%) Dependency Management
7 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.08%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
2 4 (8.16%) Java
2 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.16%) Python
3 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.08%) Perl
4 2 (4.08%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) VBScript
5 1 (2.04%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) C++
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) Ruby
5 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.16%) CCNP
3 3 (6.12%) CCNA
3 3 (6.12%) RHCA
3 3 (6.12%) RHCE
4 2 (4.08%) MCSA
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.04%) Degree
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%) MCSE
5 1 (2.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
2 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (22.45%) XenApp
4 8 (16.33%) XenDesktop
5 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 7 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (12.24%) VMware ESX
6 6 (12.24%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (8.16%) NFS
7 4 (8.16%) XenServer
8 2 (4.08%) Xen
9 1 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (2.04%) DFS Replication
9 1 (2.04%) Docker
9 1 (2.04%) KVM
9 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (2.04%) vCloud
9 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
9 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) SCCM
2 8 (16.33%) SCOM
3 7 (14.29%) Puppet
4 5 (10.20%) SCVMM
5 4 (8.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (6.12%) Ansible
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (6.12%) Nagios
6 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Salt
7 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (2.04%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 28 (57.14%) VMware
2 19 (38.78%) Citrix
3 15 (30.61%) HP
4 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
5 11 (22.45%) NetApp
6 8 (16.33%) Cisco
7 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 5 (10.20%) Dell
8 5 (10.20%) Oracle
8 5 (10.20%) Symantec
9 4 (8.16%) 3PAR
9 4 (8.16%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (8.16%) F5
9 4 (8.16%) IBM
10 3 (6.12%) ArcSight
10 3 (6.12%) EMC
10 3 (6.12%) Software AG
10 3 (6.12%) webMethods
11 1 (2.04%) Lotus
11 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
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