The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 216 256 213
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -43
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 237 174 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.11% 0.77% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.81% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 127 184
Median daily rate £391 £367 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% -0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £316 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.22% -2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £33.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-2.96% +50.00%
Infrastructure Engineer
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
20235 21509 22822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.16% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14421 15222 16429
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 347 443
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the London region.

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Infrastructure Engineer
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 Infrastructure Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 3 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 +1 28 £450 +39.75% 7
Harrow - 4 £495 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £369 -
Lewisham - 2 £300 -
Southwark -2 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £325 -
Docklands, London - 1 £500 -
Westminster - 1 £320 -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Infrastructure Engineer 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 Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 244 (54.34%) VMware
2 235 (52.34%) Windows
3 202 (44.99%) Active Directory
4 152 (33.85%) Windows Server
5 139 (30.96%) Linux
6 129 (28.73%) Microsoft
7 126 (28.06%) VMware Infrastructure
8 111 (24.72%) Firewall
9 110 (24.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 104 (23.16%) Cisco
11 101 (22.49%) SAN
12 96 (21.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 95 (21.16%) MS Exchange
14 94 (20.94%) Finance
15 92 (20.49%) Citrix
16 88 (19.60%) DNS
17 80 (17.82%) HP
18 73 (16.26%) Microsoft Azure
19 72 (16.04%) Amazon AWS
20 62 (13.81%) ITIL
21 61 (13.59%) PowerShell
22 59 (13.14%) Exchange Server 2010
23 58 (12.92%) Office 365
24 56 (12.47%) SCCM
25 55 (12.25%) Hyper-V
26 54 (12.03%) Puppet
27 52 (11.58%) Python
27 52 (11.58%) TCP/IP
28 51 (11.36%) Data Centre
29 49 (10.91%) Cisco Certification

Infrastructure Engineer 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 95 (21.16%) MS Exchange
2 59 (13.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (9.13%) Apache
4 40 (8.91%) IIS
5 27 (6.01%) Skype for Business
6 24 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (3.34%) Tomcat
8 12 (2.67%) SharePoint
9 11 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (1.78%) Confluence
12 7 (1.56%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.11%) OpenStack
13 5 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.89%) GroupWise
15 3 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.67%) WebLogic
16 2 (0.45%) WildFly
Applications
1 44 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.01%) MS Office
3 4 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) HipChat
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 73 (16.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 72 (16.04%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (12.92%) Office 365
4 18 (4.01%) IaaS
5 13 (2.90%) SaaS
6 8 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.78%) PaaS
7 7 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (1.34%) OneDrive
9 5 (1.11%) GitHub
10 4 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.67%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.67%) CloudFront
11 3 (0.67%) G Suite
11 3 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.22%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 111 (24.72%) Firewall
2 101 (22.49%) SAN
3 88 (19.60%) DNS
4 52 (11.58%) TCP/IP
5 46 (10.24%) DHCP
6 45 (10.02%) WAN
7 43 (9.58%) LAN
8 41 (9.13%) VPN
9 33 (7.35%) VLAN
10 22 (4.90%) NetScaler
11 19 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (4.23%) MPLS
12 17 (3.79%) SSL
12 17 (3.79%) Wireless
13 16 (3.56%) Internet
13 16 (3.56%) iSCSI
14 13 (2.90%) DMZ
14 13 (2.90%) Skype
15 11 (2.45%) VoIP
15 11 (2.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.13%) MySQL
3 12 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (1.78%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.89%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.67%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.67%) DB2
8 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.45%) Big Data
9 2 (0.45%) HBase
9 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.22%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (7.35%) Jenkins
2 31 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 16 (3.56%) JIRA
4 12 (2.67%) Hudson
5 11 (2.45%) GitLab
6 9 (2.00%) Subversion
7 8 (1.78%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.67%) Artifactory
8 3 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.67%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.45%) Ant
9 2 (0.45%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.45%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.45%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.45%) MSI
9 2 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.22%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.22%) Introscope
10 1 (0.22%) JMeter
General
1 94 (20.94%) Finance
2 28 (6.24%) Banking
3 23 (5.12%) Retail
4 14 (3.12%) Legal
5 8 (1.78%) Publishing
6 7 (1.56%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.34%) Law
8 4 (0.89%) Back Office
9 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.45%) Prime Brokerage
11 1 (0.22%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Electronics
11 1 (0.22%) Front Office
11 1 (0.22%) Marketing
11 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.57%) LAMP
2 20 (4.45%) Web Services
3 12 (2.67%) Middleware
4 10 (2.23%) LAPP Stack
5 5 (1.11%) RESTful
5 5 (1.11%) Software Packaging
5 5 (1.11%) XML
6 4 (0.89%) .NET
7 3 (0.67%) HTML
7 3 (0.67%) REST
7 3 (0.67%) SOAP
7 3 (0.67%) Swagger
7 3 (0.67%) XSLT
8 2 (0.45%) Java EE
8 2 (0.45%) JSON
8 2 (0.45%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (0.45%) Node.js
8 2 (0.45%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.45%) Sensu
8 2 (0.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.36%) Data Centre
2 27 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.68%) Clustering
4 14 (3.12%) Replication
5 11 (2.45%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.23%) EMC VNX
6 10 (2.23%) NHS
7 9 (2.00%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.78%) EMC VMAX
8 8 (1.78%) PKI
9 6 (1.34%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.34%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.11%) Fintech
10 5 (1.11%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.67%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.67%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.67%) VCE vBlock
11 3 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 235 (52.34%) Windows
2 152 (33.85%) Windows Server
3 139 (30.96%) Linux
4 110 (24.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 96 (21.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (9.35%) Unix
7 41 (9.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (4.45%) Windows 7
9 13 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (2.90%) SUSE
10 12 (2.67%) AIX
10 12 (2.67%) Oracle Linux
11 11 (2.45%) CentOS
12 10 (2.23%) Windows 10
13 8 (1.78%) Windows 8
14 5 (1.11%) Solaris
14 5 (1.11%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.67%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (13.81%) ITIL
2 49 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (10.24%) DevOps
4 45 (10.02%) Migration
5 39 (8.69%) Configuration Management
6 37 (8.24%) High Availability
7 35 (7.80%) Open Source
8 30 (6.68%) Load Balancing
9 24 (5.35%) Asset Management
10 19 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (4.23%) Service Management
11 16 (3.56%) Time Management
12 15 (3.34%) Technical Analysis
13 14 (3.12%) Investment Management
14 13 (2.90%) Virtual Environments
15 12 (2.67%) Change Control
15 12 (2.67%) Information Security
15 12 (2.67%) Performance Monitoring
15 12 (2.67%) Scrum
16 11 (2.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (13.59%) PowerShell
2 52 (11.58%) Python
3 32 (7.13%) Bash Shell
4 29 (6.46%) Perl
4 29 (6.46%) SQL
5 19 (4.23%) Ruby
6 13 (2.90%) Java
7 7 (1.56%) Korn
7 7 (1.56%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.34%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.11%) PHP
9 5 (1.11%) VBScript
10 4 (0.89%) C#
10 4 (0.89%) VB
11 1 (0.22%) C
11 1 (0.22%) Jython
Qualifications
1 49 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (8.46%) CCNA
3 36 (8.02%) Security Cleared
4 29 (6.46%) Degree
4 29 (6.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (6.01%) SC Cleared
6 26 (5.79%) MCSE
7 23 (5.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (2.90%) AWS Certification
8 13 (2.90%) CCNP
9 9 (2.00%) DV Cleared
9 9 (2.00%) MCP
10 8 (1.78%) MCSA
11 6 (1.34%) CCA
11 6 (1.34%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.89%) CISSP
13 4 (0.89%) HND
13 4 (0.89%) MCITP
13 4 (0.89%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.90%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.11%) SLA
3 4 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (0.67%) QA
5 1 (0.22%) BS7799
5 1 (0.22%) GCP
5 1 (0.22%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 202 (44.99%) Active Directory
2 126 (28.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (12.25%) Hyper-V
4 48 (10.69%) vSphere
5 44 (9.80%) VMware ESX
6 43 (9.58%) XenApp
7 30 (6.68%) VMware ESXi
8 25 (5.57%) DFS Replication
9 20 (4.45%) Virtual Machines
9 20 (4.45%) XenDesktop
10 18 (4.01%) Docker
11 12 (2.67%) vCloud
12 9 (2.00%) Xen
13 8 (1.78%) GPFS
13 8 (1.78%) VMware Server
14 6 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
16 4 (0.89%) KVM
16 4 (0.89%) NDS
17 3 (0.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 56 (12.47%) SCCM
2 54 (12.03%) Puppet
3 30 (6.68%) Ansible
4 26 (5.79%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (5.57%) Terraform
6 24 (5.35%) SCOM
7 17 (3.79%) Microsoft Clustering
8 12 (2.67%) SCVMM
8 12 (2.67%) WSUS
9 11 (2.45%) Backup Exec
10 9 (2.00%) Kibana
10 9 (2.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 8 (1.78%) Nagios
11 8 (1.78%) Zenoss
12 7 (1.56%) logstash
13 6 (1.34%) Cisco UCCX
13 6 (1.34%) Foglight
14 5 (1.11%) HAProxy
14 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
14 5 (1.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 244 (54.34%) VMware
2 129 (28.73%) Microsoft
3 104 (23.16%) Cisco
4 92 (20.49%) Citrix
5 80 (17.82%) HP
6 39 (8.69%) EMC
7 34 (7.57%) Red Hat
8 29 (6.46%) NetApp
9 25 (5.57%) Splunk
10 24 (5.35%) CheckPoint
11 22 (4.90%) 3PAR
12 20 (4.45%) Dell
12 20 (4.45%) IBM
13 19 (4.23%) Juniper
14 18 (4.01%) Oracle
15 17 (3.79%) Symantec
16 15 (3.34%) SolarWinds
17 14 (3.12%) CommVault
18 12 (2.67%) Veeam
19 10 (2.23%) F5
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