The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer 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 Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 201 260 247
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 202 142 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.98% 0.65% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.70% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 96 69
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£365 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £250 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £429 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £264 £300
% change year-on-year
+32.89% -12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -
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
19129 20370 18381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.49% 93.18% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13552 13895 12393
Average daily rate £440 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 377 506
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 28 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +18 56 £365 -1.68% 25
Bromley - 3 £215 -
Twickenham - 2 - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Morden - - - -
Romford - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Infrastructure Engineer 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 Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 256 (64.32%) Windows
2 229 (57.54%) VMware
3 205 (51.51%) Active Directory
4 144 (36.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 139 (34.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 122 (30.65%) Microsoft
7 110 (27.64%) Citrix
8 94 (23.62%) Cisco
9 92 (23.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 91 (22.86%) SAN
11 90 (22.61%) vSphere
12 89 (22.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 88 (22.11%) MS Exchange
14 84 (21.11%) Linux
15 79 (19.85%) DNS
16 69 (17.34%) Firewall
17 67 (16.83%) Finance
18 59 (14.82%) ITIL
18 59 (14.82%) HP
19 57 (14.32%) NetApp
20 56 (14.07%) XenApp
21 53 (13.32%) Exchange Server 2010
22 49 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
23 48 (12.06%) DHCP
23 48 (12.06%) SCCM
24 45 (11.31%) SQL Server
25 41 (10.30%) IIS
25 41 (10.30%) MS Excel
26 40 (10.05%) PowerShell
27 38 (9.55%) SQL

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Infrastructure Engineer 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 Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 88 (22.11%) MS Exchange
2 53 (13.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (10.30%) IIS
4 34 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 32 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 25 (6.28%) Lync
7 23 (5.78%) Apache
8 22 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2003
9 20 (5.03%) SharePoint
10 14 (3.52%) OpenStack
11 12 (3.02%) Tomcat
12 11 (2.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 8 (2.01%) WebSphere
14 7 (1.76%) Office Communications Server
15 6 (1.51%) nginx
16 5 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
16 5 (1.26%) WebLogic
16 5 (1.26%) IBM HTTP Server
17 3 (0.75%) Confluence
17 3 (0.75%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 41 (10.30%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.27%) MS Office
3 3 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (0.75%) RMDS
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.02%) Office 365
4 10 (2.51%) IaaS
5 2 (0.50%) SaaS
5 2 (0.50%) PaaS
6 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.25%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.25%) GitHub
6 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 91 (22.86%) SAN
2 79 (19.85%) DNS
3 69 (17.34%) Firewall
4 48 (12.06%) DHCP
5 36 (9.05%) NAS
6 35 (8.79%) WAN
7 34 (8.54%) LAN
8 33 (8.29%) TCP/IP
9 24 (6.03%) VPN
10 22 (5.53%) MPLS
11 18 (4.52%) SSL
12 17 (4.27%) NetScaler
13 16 (4.02%) VLAN
14 15 (3.77%) Network Security
15 14 (3.52%) Internet
15 14 (3.52%) FTP
15 14 (3.52%) iSCSI
16 12 (3.02%) LDAP
17 10 (2.51%) VoIP
18 8 (2.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (11.31%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.27%) MySQL
3 8 (2.01%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.51%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.01%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.75%) Big Data
7 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.75%) DB2
7 3 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.50%) Redis
9 1 (0.25%) RethinkDB
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.25%) KDB
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.01%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.26%) Subversion
4 4 (1.01%) JMeter
4 4 (1.01%) Hudson
5 3 (0.75%) RSpec
5 3 (0.75%) JIRA
5 3 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.50%) MSI
7 1 (0.25%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.25%) Introscope
7 1 (0.25%) Maven
General
1 67 (16.83%) Finance
2 16 (4.02%) Banking
3 15 (3.77%) Retail
4 13 (3.27%) Publishing
5 11 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.51%) Back Office
6 6 (1.51%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.51%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.26%) Legal
8 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.75%) Online Betting
9 3 (0.75%) Advertising
10 2 (0.50%) Law
10 2 (0.50%) Local Government
10 2 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.25%) International Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.27%) Web Services
2 12 (3.02%) .NET
3 8 (2.01%) J2EE
4 5 (1.26%) Worklight
5 3 (0.75%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.75%) HTML
6 2 (0.50%) SAML
6 2 (0.50%) XML
6 2 (0.50%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.50%) OpenID
6 2 (0.50%) HTML5
7 1 (0.25%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.25%) RESTful
7 1 (0.25%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.25%) MCollective
7 1 (0.25%) Play Framework
7 1 (0.25%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.25%) Java EE
7 1 (0.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.78%) Clustering
2 21 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.02%) Blackberry
3 12 (3.02%) Replication
4 8 (2.01%) PKI
4 8 (2.01%) Open Source
5 7 (1.76%) Spread Betting
6 6 (1.51%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.51%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.51%) Wiki
7 4 (1.01%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.01%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.01%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.01%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.75%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.75%) PDA
8 3 (0.75%) Celerra
8 3 (0.75%) Handset
8 3 (0.75%) CLARiiON
9 2 (0.50%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 256 (64.32%) Windows
2 144 (36.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 92 (23.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 89 (22.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 84 (21.11%) Linux
6 34 (8.54%) Windows 7
7 32 (8.04%) Windows XP
8 26 (6.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (6.28%) UNIX
10 11 (2.76%) Solaris
11 8 (2.01%) Windows 8
12 7 (1.76%) CentOS
13 6 (1.51%) SUSE
13 6 (1.51%) AIX
14 4 (1.01%) VMS
15 3 (0.75%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.75%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.50%) Debian
16 2 (0.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (14.82%) ITIL
2 33 (8.29%) Migration
3 25 (6.28%) DevOps
4 22 (5.53%) E-Commerce
5 20 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (4.02%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (3.77%) Project Management
7 15 (3.77%) Change Management
8 14 (3.52%) Configuration Management
9 13 (3.27%) Load Balancing
10 12 (3.02%) Problem Management
10 12 (3.02%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (3.02%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (2.76%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (2.26%) Mentoring
12 9 (2.26%) Service Delivery
12 9 (2.26%) Business Continuity
12 9 (2.26%) Asset Management
13 8 (2.01%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 40 (10.05%) PowerShell
2 38 (9.55%) SQL
3 23 (5.78%) Shell Script
4 15 (3.77%) Ruby
4 15 (3.77%) Java
5 14 (3.52%) Bash Shell
6 13 (3.27%) Perl
7 6 (1.51%) Python
8 5 (1.26%) Clojure
8 5 (1.26%) VBScript
8 5 (1.26%) C
8 5 (1.26%) Jython
9 3 (0.75%) PHP
10 2 (0.50%) C++
11 1 (0.25%) Golang
11 1 (0.25%) Groovy
11 1 (0.25%) Haskell
11 1 (0.25%) Erlang
11 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (8.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 31 (7.79%) MCSE
4 27 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (4.52%) CCNA
5 18 (4.52%) MCITP
6 17 (4.27%) Degree
7 16 (4.02%) Security Cleared
8 15 (3.77%) CCNP
9 14 (3.52%) SC Cleared
10 11 (2.76%) MCTS
10 11 (2.76%) MCP
11 9 (2.26%) VCAP
11 9 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (2.01%) CCA
12 8 (2.01%) VCDX
13 7 (1.76%) MCSA
14 6 (1.51%) RHCT
14 6 (1.51%) CCIE
15 4 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.76%) SLA
2 3 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.50%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 205 (51.51%) Active Directory
2 139 (34.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (22.61%) vSphere
4 56 (14.07%) XenApp
5 34 (8.54%) Hyper-V
6 25 (6.28%) vCloud
7 24 (6.03%) VMware ESX
8 15 (3.77%) XenDesktop
9 14 (3.52%) XenServer
10 12 (3.02%) NFS
10 12 (3.02%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (2.51%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (1.51%) Xen
12 6 (1.51%) UAG
13 5 (1.26%) VMware Server
14 4 (1.01%) Postfix
15 3 (0.75%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.75%) Samba
16 2 (0.50%) Terminal Server
16 2 (0.50%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 48 (12.06%) SCCM
2 30 (7.54%) SCOM
2 30 (7.54%) Puppet
3 22 (5.53%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (3.02%) Backup Exec
4 12 (3.02%) WSUS
5 10 (2.51%) SCOrch
6 6 (1.51%) NetBackup
6 6 (1.51%) MIMEsweeper
6 6 (1.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (1.51%) ZABBIX
7 4 (1.01%) MOM
7 4 (1.01%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.75%) HP SIM
8 3 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.75%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (0.75%) Foglight
8 3 (0.75%) MAILsweeper
8 3 (0.75%) Nessus
9 2 (0.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 229 (57.54%) VMware
2 122 (30.65%) Microsoft
3 110 (27.64%) Citrix
4 94 (23.62%) Cisco
5 59 (14.82%) HP
6 57 (14.32%) NetApp
7 37 (9.30%) Red Hat
8 21 (5.28%) Oracle
8 21 (5.28%) EMC
9 20 (5.03%) IBM
10 18 (4.52%) Dell
11 15 (3.77%) Altiris
12 14 (3.52%) CheckPoint
12 14 (3.52%) F5
13 13 (3.27%) Veeam
13 13 (3.27%) Symantec
14 12 (3.02%) 3PAR
15 9 (2.26%) McAfee
16 8 (2.01%) AppSense
16 8 (2.01%) Sophos
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