The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Infrastructure Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 159 201 202
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Median daily rate £325 £388 £452
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -14.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Infrastructure Specialist
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
3203 5522 5503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.87% 94.67% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2595 4262 4090
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 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 96 71
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 £13.60 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Specialist
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 Specialist across the City of London region.

Infrastructure Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Specialist
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 Specialist across the City of London region.

Infrastructure Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) iSeries
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) SWIFT
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) ISO20022
2 2 (33.33%) ISO15022
2 2 (33.33%) vMotion
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (33.33%) XML Messaging
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (33.33%) DB2
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange

Infrastructure Specialist 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) iSeries
1 2 (33.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Server Building
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO15022
1 2 (33.33%) ISO20022
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) vMotion
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
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