The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Head of Infrastructure featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Infrastructure
England / London
Rank 390 403 408
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 7 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.079% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.083% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 6
Median daily rate £550 £750 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £750 £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £913 £950 £763
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £530 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.13% +11.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18371 20379 20271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.83% 95.05% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13156 14451 14262
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 308 344
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Head of Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Head of Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in London

Head of Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Head of Infrastructure across the London region.

Head of Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in London

Head of Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Head of Infrastructure across the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Head of Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in London

Head of Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Infrastructure within the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 1 £1,050 +29.62%
Head of Infrastructure
England

Head of Infrastructure Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Head of Infrastructure 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 London region featuring Head of Infrastructure in the job title.

1 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
3 4 (21.05%) ITSM
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.79%) Logistics
4 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
5 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (10.53%) Dell
5 2 (10.53%) EMC
5 2 (10.53%) SLA
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 2 (10.53%) Line Management

Head of Infrastructure Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (10.53%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) MPLS
1 1 (5.26%) NAS
1 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
2 5 (26.32%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) ITSM
3 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
4 3 (15.79%) Logistics
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (10.53%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) vCloud
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Dell
2 2 (10.53%) EMC
2 2 (10.53%) EqualLogic
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix