The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Infrastructure role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Head of Infrastructure in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 398 404 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.004% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.005% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £650 £350
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +85.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
20188 21161 20446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.06% 92.87% 92.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13983 14901 13771
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 380 457
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Head of Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Head of Infrastructure in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 May 2015.

Head of Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in London

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Head of Infrastructure in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Head of Infrastructure in their job title.

1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) COBIT
5 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (8.33%) Publishing
5 1 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) ITSM
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Head of Infrastructure in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Head of Infrastructure in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) ITSM
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) People Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
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