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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 235 278 305
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +27
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 187 157 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.77% 0.63% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.67% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 117 75
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £258 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £280 £313
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £185.00 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £21.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+26.43% +1.16%
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
22549 23350 24613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.27% 93.05% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15536 16044 16216
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 436 442 614
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.55 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +25 43 £374 +1.35% 19
Docklands, London - 3 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £290 -
Wembley - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 201 (60.54%) Windows
2 179 (53.92%) VMware
3 159 (47.89%) Active Directory
4 116 (34.94%) Microsoft
5 111 (33.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 97 (29.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 80 (24.10%) Citrix
8 78 (23.49%) Linux
9 76 (22.89%) Cisco
10 71 (21.39%) SAN
11 69 (20.78%) MS Exchange
12 64 (19.28%) DNS
13 61 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
14 56 (16.87%) Windows Server 2012
15 55 (16.57%) SCCM
16 51 (15.36%) Firewall
17 48 (14.46%) SQL
18 47 (14.16%) XenApp
19 45 (13.55%) vSphere
20 41 (12.35%) ITIL
21 38 (11.45%) DHCP
21 38 (11.45%) Microsoft Certification
21 38 (11.45%) SCOM
22 37 (11.14%) Exchange Server 2010
23 36 (10.84%) Finance
23 36 (10.84%) Windows 7
24 35 (10.54%) NetApp
24 35 (10.54%) SQL Server
25 34 (10.24%) Hyper-V
26 32 (9.64%) SharePoint

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 69 (20.78%) MS Exchange
2 37 (11.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (9.64%) SharePoint
4 27 (8.13%) Apache
5 24 (7.23%) IIS
6 18 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (4.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (3.92%) Lync
10 12 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (3.31%) WebSphere
12 10 (3.01%) Tomcat
12 10 (3.01%) OpenStack
13 7 (2.11%) IBM HTTP Server
14 6 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (1.81%) WebLogic
15 4 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
17 2 (0.60%) Adobe CQ
17 2 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 31 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 25 (7.53%) MS Office
3 3 (0.90%) MS Project
4 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.30%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.30%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.01%) Office 365
4 4 (1.20%) IaaS
5 3 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.60%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.30%) GitHub
7 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (21.39%) SAN
2 64 (19.28%) DNS
3 51 (15.36%) Firewall
4 38 (11.45%) DHCP
5 28 (8.43%) WAN
6 25 (7.53%) LAN
7 23 (6.93%) TCP/IP
8 20 (6.02%) NAS
9 16 (4.82%) Network Security
10 14 (4.22%) VoIP
11 13 (3.92%) SSL
12 12 (3.61%) Wireless
13 11 (3.31%) MPLS
14 9 (2.71%) Internet
14 9 (2.71%) VPN
15 8 (2.41%) LDAP
16 7 (2.11%) Kerberos
16 7 (2.11%) FTP
17 6 (1.81%) iSCSI
17 6 (1.81%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.54%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.71%) MySQL
4 8 (2.41%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.11%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.51%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.20%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.90%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (0.90%) Big Data
8 3 (0.90%) DB2
9 1 (0.30%) KDB
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.30%) Redis
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.30%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 6 (1.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.20%) Hudson
3 3 (0.90%) RSpec
3 3 (0.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.60%) Introscope
4 2 (0.60%) JMeter
4 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (10.84%) Finance
2 20 (6.02%) Banking
3 16 (4.82%) Publishing
4 10 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.71%) Retail
6 8 (2.41%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.11%) Law
8 6 (1.81%) Advertising
9 3 (0.90%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.90%) Legal
10 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.60%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Marketing
11 1 (0.30%) German Language
11 1 (0.30%) Front Office
11 1 (0.30%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.01%) HTML
2 9 (2.71%) Web Services
3 7 (2.11%) HTML5
4 6 (1.81%) Worklight
5 5 (1.51%) Middleware
5 5 (1.51%) .NET
6 3 (0.90%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (0.90%) LAMP
7 2 (0.60%) Java EE
7 2 (0.60%) SAML
7 2 (0.60%) J2EE
7 2 (0.60%) OpenID
8 1 (0.30%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (0.30%) SOAP
8 1 (0.30%) CGI
8 1 (0.30%) WCF
8 1 (0.30%) RESTful
8 1 (0.30%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.30%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.30%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.02%) Clustering
2 16 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.92%) Blackberry
4 11 (3.31%) Replication
5 10 (3.01%) Open Source
6 9 (2.71%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.81%) PKI
8 5 (1.51%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.51%) NHS
9 4 (1.20%) Spread Betting
10 3 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.90%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (0.90%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (0.90%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.90%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.60%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.60%) Wiki
11 2 (0.60%) PMI
11 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 201 (60.54%) Windows
2 111 (33.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 78 (23.49%) Linux
4 61 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 56 (16.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (10.84%) Windows 7
7 25 (7.53%) UNIX
8 24 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (5.42%) Windows XP
10 9 (2.71%) SUSE
11 8 (2.41%) AIX
12 6 (1.81%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.51%) Solaris
13 5 (1.51%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.90%) SELinux
15 3 (0.90%) VMS
15 3 (0.90%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.60%) CentOS
16 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (12.35%) ITIL
2 31 (9.34%) DevOps
3 26 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (6.93%) Migration
5 14 (4.22%) Load Balancing
6 13 (3.92%) Service Delivery
7 12 (3.61%) Change Management
7 12 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (3.01%) E-Commerce
8 10 (3.01%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (2.41%) Problem Management
9 8 (2.41%) BCP
9 8 (2.41%) Service Management
10 7 (2.11%) Risk Management
10 7 (2.11%) Data Management
10 7 (2.11%) High Availability
11 6 (1.81%) ITSM
11 6 (1.81%) Project Management
11 6 (1.81%) Line Management
12 5 (1.51%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 48 (14.46%) SQL
2 31 (9.34%) PowerShell
3 14 (4.22%) Shell Script
4 13 (3.92%) Bash Shell
5 12 (3.61%) Perl
6 11 (3.31%) Ruby
7 6 (1.81%) Python
7 6 (1.81%) C
7 6 (1.81%) Java
7 6 (1.81%) Jython
7 6 (1.81%) VBScript
8 3 (0.90%) Clojure
8 3 (0.90%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.60%) PHP
9 2 (0.60%) VB
10 1 (0.30%) Golang
10 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.30%) C#
10 1 (0.30%) Haskell
10 1 (0.30%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 38 (11.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (8.13%) MCSE
3 20 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (5.42%) Degree
5 17 (5.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (4.52%) MCITP
7 13 (3.92%) CCNP
8 12 (3.61%) CCNA
9 9 (2.71%) MCTS
10 8 (2.41%) MCP
11 7 (2.11%) VCDX
11 7 (2.11%) VCAP
12 6 (1.81%) Security Cleared
12 6 (1.81%) CCA
12 6 (1.81%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (1.81%) MCSA
13 4 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.90%) CCSA
14 3 (0.90%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.90%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.81%) SLA
2 5 (1.51%) QA
3 3 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 159 (47.89%) Active Directory
2 97 (29.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (14.16%) XenApp
4 45 (13.55%) vSphere
5 34 (10.24%) Hyper-V
6 21 (6.33%) vCloud
7 16 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (4.82%) XenServer
8 15 (4.52%) VMware ESX
9 6 (1.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (1.51%) UAG
10 5 (1.51%) NLBS
11 4 (1.20%) NFS
11 4 (1.20%) Xen
11 4 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.90%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.90%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.90%) RHEV
13 2 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 55 (16.57%) SCCM
2 38 (11.45%) SCOM
3 26 (7.83%) Puppet
4 20 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (4.52%) Backup Exec
6 10 (3.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 8 (2.41%) SCOrch
8 7 (2.11%) Ansible
9 6 (1.81%) MIMEsweeper
9 6 (1.81%) Foglight
10 5 (1.51%) MAILsweeper
10 5 (1.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (1.51%) SCSM
11 4 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (1.20%) WSUS
11 4 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.90%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.90%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.90%) CA Spectrum
13 2 (0.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 179 (53.92%) VMware
2 116 (34.94%) Microsoft
3 80 (24.10%) Citrix
4 76 (22.89%) Cisco
5 35 (10.54%) NetApp
6 27 (8.13%) HP
7 25 (7.53%) IBM
7 25 (7.53%) Red Hat
8 20 (6.02%) EMC
9 18 (5.42%) Oracle
10 17 (5.12%) Symantec
11 14 (4.22%) CheckPoint
12 11 (3.31%) Altiris
12 11 (3.31%) F5
13 10 (3.01%) AppSense
14 9 (2.71%) Juniper
14 9 (2.71%) JBoss
15 6 (1.81%) Google
15 6 (1.81%) McAfee
15 6 (1.81%) Sophos
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
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Rate: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits packa
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £378 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £175 to £225 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £15 - £25 per hour
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