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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 243 215 275
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +60
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 201 239 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.91% 1.01% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.07% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 165 101
Median daily rate £400 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £43.09 £101.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +1.81%
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
21053 22365 22109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.05% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15087 15699 15159
Median daily rate £452 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 374 414
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +18 25 £425 +14.86% 12
Croydon -16 3 £329 -13.61% 1
Harrow - 3 £388 - 1
Feltham - 1 £400 -
Ilford - 1 £250 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £375 -
Mayfair - 1 £400 -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (59.95%) Windows
2 215 (52.83%) VMware
3 177 (43.49%) Active Directory
4 161 (39.56%) Windows Server
5 146 (35.87%) Linux
6 120 (29.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 116 (28.50%) Citrix
7 116 (28.50%) Microsoft
8 113 (27.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 100 (24.57%) SAN
10 97 (23.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 96 (23.59%) Firewall
12 93 (22.85%) MS Exchange
13 91 (22.36%) Cisco
14 80 (19.66%) HP
15 69 (16.95%) Puppet
16 68 (16.71%) DNS
17 66 (16.22%) ITIL
17 66 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
18 64 (15.72%) SCCM
18 64 (15.72%) Finance
19 59 (14.50%) NetApp
19 59 (14.50%) vSphere
20 58 (14.25%) Exchange Server 2010
21 55 (13.51%) Python
21 55 (13.51%) Migration
21 55 (13.51%) DevOps
22 54 (13.27%) XenApp
23 51 (12.53%) Microsoft Azure
24 50 (12.29%) Configuration Management

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 93 (22.85%) MS Exchange
2 58 (14.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (8.35%) Apache
4 25 (6.14%) IIS
5 21 (5.16%) SharePoint
6 19 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 18 (4.42%) Tomcat
8 16 (3.93%) Skype for Business
9 15 (3.69%) nginx
9 15 (3.69%) OpenStack
10 9 (2.21%) Jetty
11 8 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (1.97%) WebSphere
12 7 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
13 5 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
15 3 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
16 2 (0.49%) Confluence
16 2 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (6.39%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.25%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 66 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (12.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (8.35%) Office 365
4 15 (3.69%) IaaS
5 13 (3.19%) PaaS
6 6 (1.47%) SaaS
7 5 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.74%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.49%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.49%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.25%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 100 (24.57%) SAN
2 96 (23.59%) Firewall
3 68 (16.71%) DNS
4 48 (11.79%) DHCP
5 45 (11.06%) LAN
6 41 (10.07%) WAN
7 32 (7.86%) TCP/IP
8 31 (7.62%) VLAN
8 31 (7.62%) VPN
9 28 (6.88%) NetScaler
10 17 (4.18%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (3.93%) MPLS
12 15 (3.69%) Internet
13 13 (3.19%) SSL
14 12 (2.95%) iSCSI
14 12 (2.95%) Wireless
15 11 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (2.70%) NAS
16 9 (2.21%) IP Telephony
17 8 (1.97%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.41%) MySQL
3 7 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.23%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.23%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.98%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (0.74%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.49%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.49%) DB2
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.25%) Big Data
8 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 48 (11.79%) Jenkins
2 37 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 24 (5.90%) Hudson
4 23 (5.65%) JIRA
5 10 (2.46%) TeamCity
6 8 (1.97%) MSBuild
6 8 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (1.97%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (1.72%) Gitweb
8 4 (0.98%) MSI
9 3 (0.74%) GitLab
9 3 (0.74%) Subversion
9 3 (0.74%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.49%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.49%) Maven
11 1 (0.25%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.25%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.25%) Selenium
11 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (15.72%) Finance
2 21 (5.16%) Retail
3 14 (3.44%) Legal
4 13 (3.19%) Banking
5 10 (2.46%) Publishing
6 7 (1.72%) Games
7 6 (1.47%) Advertising
8 5 (1.23%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.49%) Back Office
10 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.49%) Front Office
10 2 (0.49%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Marketing
11 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.44%) ELK Stack
1 14 (3.44%) LAMP
2 11 (2.70%) Web Services
3 9 (2.21%) .NET
4 8 (1.97%) Middleware
5 6 (1.47%) XML
6 5 (1.23%) Node.js
7 4 (0.98%) HTML
7 4 (0.98%) HTML5
7 4 (0.98%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (0.98%) RESTful
8 3 (0.74%) SOAP
8 3 (0.74%) Software Packaging
8 3 (0.74%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (0.74%) WinForms
8 3 (0.74%) WPF
8 3 (0.74%) XSLT
9 2 (0.49%) 802.1X
9 2 (0.49%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (0.49%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 23 (5.65%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.70%) Private Cloud
5 10 (2.46%) Replication
6 9 (2.21%) Clustering
7 6 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.47%) EMC VNX
8 4 (0.98%) Blackberry
8 4 (0.98%) HP Storage
8 4 (0.98%) IBM XIV
8 4 (0.98%) PKI
8 4 (0.98%) User Experience
8 4 (0.98%) VCE vBlock
9 3 (0.74%) DataPower
9 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.74%) HP StoreVirtual
9 3 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.74%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 244 (59.95%) Windows
2 161 (39.56%) Windows Server
3 146 (35.87%) Linux
4 120 (29.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 97 (23.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (12.04%) Unix
7 44 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (7.37%) Windows 7
9 17 (4.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (3.44%) Windows 8
11 12 (2.95%) Solaris
12 10 (2.46%) Windows 10
13 9 (2.21%) AIX
14 8 (1.97%) SUSE
15 7 (1.72%) CentOS
15 7 (1.72%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (1.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 3 (0.74%) Android
17 3 (0.74%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (16.22%) ITIL
2 55 (13.51%) DevOps
2 55 (13.51%) Migration
3 50 (12.29%) Configuration Management
4 41 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (7.13%) Open Source
7 24 (5.90%) Time Management
8 18 (4.42%) Server Building
9 16 (3.93%) Asset Management
9 16 (3.93%) High Availability
10 15 (3.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (3.44%) Capacity Planning
11 14 (3.44%) Project Management
12 13 (3.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (2.95%) E-Commerce
14 11 (2.70%) Change Management
14 11 (2.70%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (2.46%) Technical Analysis
16 9 (2.21%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (13.51%) Python
2 50 (12.29%) SQL
3 40 (9.83%) PowerShell
4 31 (7.62%) Perl
5 30 (7.37%) Bash Shell
6 21 (5.16%) Java
7 19 (4.67%) Ruby
8 9 (2.21%) Korn
9 8 (1.97%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.47%) Bourne shell
10 6 (1.47%) C++
11 4 (0.98%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.98%) PHP
12 3 (0.74%) C#
13 2 (0.49%) Go
13 2 (0.49%) VB
13 2 (0.49%) VBScript
14 1 (0.25%) AWK
14 1 (0.25%) Clojure
14 1 (0.25%) sed
Qualifications
1 43 (10.57%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (8.11%) CCNA
3 31 (7.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (5.65%) Security Cleared
5 22 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (4.91%) Degree
7 19 (4.67%) MCSE
7 19 (4.67%) SC Cleared
8 17 (4.18%) CCNP
9 12 (2.95%) AWS Certification
10 9 (2.21%) MCSA
11 5 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.23%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.23%) RHCA
11 5 (1.23%) RHCE
12 3 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (0.74%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.74%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.74%) MCTS
12 3 (0.74%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.97%) SLA
2 5 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.98%) COBIT
3 4 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.74%) QA
5 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 177 (43.49%) Active Directory
2 113 (27.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (14.50%) vSphere
4 54 (13.27%) XenApp
5 43 (10.57%) Hyper-V
6 42 (10.32%) VMware ESX
7 24 (5.90%) VMware ESXi
8 23 (5.65%) XenDesktop
9 21 (5.16%) Virtual Machines
10 17 (4.18%) vCloud
11 16 (3.93%) DFS Replication
12 15 (3.69%) Docker
13 11 (2.70%) NFS
13 11 (2.70%) VMware Server
14 9 (2.21%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (2.21%) Virtual Servers
15 8 (1.97%) Xen
16 7 (1.72%) XenServer
17 6 (1.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 4 (0.98%) KVM
Systems Management
1 69 (16.95%) Puppet
2 64 (15.72%) SCCM
3 30 (7.37%) SCOM
4 26 (6.39%) Ansible
5 22 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (3.69%) Backup Exec
7 14 (3.44%) SCVMM
8 12 (2.95%) Terraform
9 11 (2.70%) WSUS
10 10 (2.46%) Cisco UCCX
11 8 (1.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 8 (1.97%) Nagios
12 6 (1.47%) FortiGate
12 6 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 5 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 5 (1.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 5 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
14 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Clustering
14 4 (0.98%) ZABBIX
14 4 (0.98%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 215 (52.83%) VMware
2 116 (28.50%) Citrix
2 116 (28.50%) Microsoft
3 91 (22.36%) Cisco
4 80 (19.66%) HP
5 59 (14.50%) NetApp
6 32 (7.86%) EMC
7 31 (7.62%) Red Hat
8 25 (6.14%) Dell
8 25 (6.14%) Oracle
9 18 (4.42%) Splunk
10 17 (4.18%) IBM
11 16 (3.93%) Symantec
12 13 (3.19%) CheckPoint
13 12 (2.95%) Dell Compellent
13 12 (2.95%) F5
13 12 (2.95%) Veeam
14 11 (2.70%) Juniper
14 11 (2.70%) SolarWinds
15 9 (2.21%) 3PAR
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