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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 415 410 429
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 16 24 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.11% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.11% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 2
Median daily rate £550 £850 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +100.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £950 £550
% change year-on-year
-42.10% +72.72%
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
20419 21560 22362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 95.11% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14600 15240 16105
Median daily rate £475 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 350 445
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 - 3 £695 -
Westminster - 1 £619 -
Head of Infrastructure
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
5 5 (16.13%) VMware
5 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (12.90%) Service Management
6 4 (12.90%) Quality Management
6 4 (12.90%) ITSM
6 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
6 4 (12.90%) SQL
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) Dell
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
7 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
7 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (9.68%) Logistics
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) Private Cloud
7 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
7 3 (9.68%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
8 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (6.45%) People Management
8 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
8 2 (6.45%) DevOps
8 2 (6.45%) 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 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
1 1 (3.23%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
1 3 (9.68%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Fintech
3 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
2 4 (12.90%) ITSM
2 4 (12.90%) Quality Management
2 4 (12.90%) Service Management
3 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) Logistics
3 3 (9.68%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps
4 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.45%) Identity Management
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
4 2 (6.45%) Line Management
4 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) People Management
4 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Dell
4 2 (6.45%) EMC
4 2 (6.45%) EqualLogic
4 2 (6.45%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco