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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 427 427 446
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 14 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.035% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.037% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Median daily rate £575 £800 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% +88.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Head of Infrastructure
England

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
21700 21910 22982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.78% 94.98% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15416 15458 15936
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 348 435
Median hourly rate £17.37 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 2 £700 -
Head of Infrastructure
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 12 (31.58%) Firewall
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
3 10 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (18.42%) CTI
4 7 (18.42%) Government Security Classifications
5 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.79%) Banking
6 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.16%) VMware
7 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
7 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
8 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.89%) Dell
8 3 (7.89%) Equities
8 3 (7.89%) Migration
8 3 (7.89%) Low Latency
8 3 (7.89%) DevOps
8 3 (7.89%) People Management
9 2 (5.26%) Ansible
9 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
9 2 (5.26%) Office 365
9 2 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
9 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
9 2 (5.26%) Identity 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 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.26%) Office 365
5 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) Firewall
2 7 (18.42%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Equities
3 2 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Derivative
4 1 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.63%) Fintech
4 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 3 (7.89%) DevOps
3 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (7.89%) Low Latency
3 3 (7.89%) Migration
3 3 (7.89%) People Management
4 2 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (5.26%) Identity Management
4 2 (5.26%) Investment Management
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.63%) Matrix Management
5 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.26%) PMP
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Ansible
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.63%) Mesos
2 1 (2.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) Dell
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco
4 2 (5.26%) EMC
4 2 (5.26%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.26%) Google