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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
England / London
Rank 226 253 218
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -35
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 187 163 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.98% 0.78% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.82% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 118 152
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £284 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £525 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 £31.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.60% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
- +18.27%

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
18146 19966 19997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.10% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12978 14043 14217
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 310 345
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -6 23 £400 +7.52% 11
Harrow - 3 £495 -
Southwark +1 1 - -
Docklands, London -3 1 £500 -
Lewisham - 1 £275 -
Bromley - 1 £325 -
New Malden - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 226 (55.94%) VMware
2 223 (55.20%) Windows
3 176 (43.56%) Active Directory
4 143 (35.40%) Windows Server
5 117 (28.96%) Linux
6 114 (28.22%) Microsoft
7 112 (27.72%) VMware Infrastructure
8 101 (25.00%) Firewall
9 95 (23.51%) Cisco
10 90 (22.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 87 (21.53%) SAN
12 83 (20.54%) DNS
12 83 (20.54%) Windows Server 2008
13 82 (20.30%) Finance
14 75 (18.56%) MS Exchange
15 71 (17.57%) HP
15 71 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
16 68 (16.83%) Citrix
17 62 (15.35%) PowerShell
18 59 (14.60%) Amazon AWS
19 56 (13.86%) Hyper-V
19 56 (13.86%) SQL Server
19 56 (13.86%) ITIL
20 55 (13.61%) Office 365
21 52 (12.87%) Data Centre
22 50 (12.38%) Unix
23 49 (12.13%) Migration
24 44 (10.89%) Exchange Server 2010
25 43 (10.64%) Puppet
26 42 (10.40%) Python

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 75 (18.56%) MS Exchange
2 44 (10.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (7.92%) IIS
4 28 (6.93%) Apache
5 26 (6.44%) Skype for Business
6 22 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 18 (4.46%) SharePoint
8 15 (3.71%) Tomcat
9 10 (2.48%) WebSphere
10 9 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (2.23%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (1.73%) Confluence
12 4 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.99%) GroupWise
12 4 (0.99%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.74%) nginx
14 2 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.50%) Jetty
14 2 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.47%) MS Office
3 4 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.25%) HipChat
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 71 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (14.60%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (13.61%) Office 365
4 19 (4.70%) IaaS
5 13 (3.22%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (3.22%) SaaS
6 9 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (1.98%) PaaS
8 6 (1.49%) GitHub
8 6 (1.49%) OneDrive
9 5 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.24%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.74%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.74%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.74%) G Suite
10 3 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.50%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.25%) Akamai
12 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 101 (25.00%) Firewall
2 87 (21.53%) SAN
3 83 (20.54%) DNS
4 41 (10.15%) TCP/IP
5 39 (9.65%) DHCP
5 39 (9.65%) WAN
6 34 (8.42%) LAN
6 34 (8.42%) VPN
7 20 (4.95%) VLAN
8 18 (4.46%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (4.46%) Wireless
9 17 (4.21%) MPLS
10 16 (3.96%) Internet
10 16 (3.96%) VoIP
11 14 (3.47%) SSL
12 12 (2.97%) HTTP
13 11 (2.72%) iSCSI
13 11 (2.72%) Skype
14 9 (2.23%) NetScaler
14 9 (2.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.95%) MySQL
3 10 (2.48%) Hadoop
3 10 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (1.73%) DB2
5 6 (1.49%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.99%) Big Data
7 4 (0.99%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.74%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.74%) Redis
8 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.50%) HBase
10 1 (0.25%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (3.96%) Jenkins
2 15 (3.71%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.98%) GitLab
4 7 (1.73%) Vagrant
5 6 (1.49%) Subversion
6 5 (1.24%) JIRA
7 3 (0.74%) Artifactory
7 3 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.74%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.50%) Ant
8 2 (0.50%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.50%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.50%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.25%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.25%) Hudson
9 1 (0.25%) Introscope
9 1 (0.25%) JMeter
9 1 (0.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 82 (20.30%) Finance
2 32 (7.92%) Banking
3 29 (7.18%) Retail
4 13 (3.22%) Legal
5 10 (2.48%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.73%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.24%) Law
7 5 (1.24%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.74%) Back Office
8 3 (0.74%) Electronics
8 3 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.74%) Marketing
8 3 (0.74%) Publishing
9 2 (0.50%) Advertising
9 2 (0.50%) Prime Brokerage
10 1 (0.25%) Front Office
10 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.46%) Web Services
2 17 (4.21%) Middleware
3 14 (3.47%) LAMP
4 8 (1.98%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (0.74%) HTML
5 3 (0.74%) J2EE
5 3 (0.74%) Node.js
5 3 (0.74%) REST
6 2 (0.50%) .NET
6 2 (0.50%) JSON
6 2 (0.50%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (0.50%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.50%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.50%) RESTful
6 2 (0.50%) Sensu
6 2 (0.50%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.50%) Swagger
6 2 (0.50%) WCF
7 1 (0.25%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 52 (12.87%) Data Centre
2 30 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.69%) Clustering
4 13 (3.22%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.72%) NHS
6 8 (1.98%) EMC VMAX
6 8 (1.98%) Public Cloud
7 7 (1.73%) PKI
7 7 (1.73%) Replication
8 6 (1.49%) EMC VNX
9 5 (1.24%) Fintech
9 5 (1.24%) Hedge funds
10 4 (0.99%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.74%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.74%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.74%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.50%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.50%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 223 (55.20%) Windows
2 143 (35.40%) Windows Server
3 117 (28.96%) Linux
4 90 (22.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 83 (20.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (12.38%) Unix
7 32 (7.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (5.69%) AIX
9 21 (5.20%) Oracle Linux
10 19 (4.70%) Windows 7
11 18 (4.46%) SUSE
12 13 (3.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (3.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 11 (2.72%) Windows 10
14 9 (2.23%) CentOS
15 8 (1.98%) Solaris
16 7 (1.73%) Windows 8
17 5 (1.24%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.74%) VMS
18 3 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (13.86%) ITIL
2 49 (12.13%) Migration
3 41 (10.15%) DevOps
4 39 (9.65%) High Availability
5 37 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (8.66%) Load Balancing
7 29 (7.18%) Configuration Management
8 24 (5.94%) Open Source
9 20 (4.95%) Service Management
10 16 (3.96%) Virtual Environments
11 15 (3.71%) Continuous Delivery
11 15 (3.71%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (3.71%) Performance Monitoring
12 14 (3.47%) ITIL V3
13 13 (3.22%) Change Management
14 12 (2.97%) Asset Management
14 12 (2.97%) Investment Management
14 12 (2.97%) ITSM
15 11 (2.72%) Scrum
16 10 (2.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 62 (15.35%) PowerShell
2 42 (10.40%) Python
3 38 (9.41%) Bash Shell
4 31 (7.67%) SQL
5 26 (6.44%) Perl
6 16 (3.96%) Ruby
7 13 (3.22%) Java
8 11 (2.72%) Korn
9 7 (1.73%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.49%) C#
10 6 (1.49%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.24%) PHP
11 5 (1.24%) VBScript
12 4 (0.99%) VB
13 3 (0.74%) C
14 2 (0.50%) C++
15 1 (0.25%) Jython
Qualifications
1 42 (10.40%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (7.92%) CCNA
3 27 (6.68%) Degree
3 27 (6.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (6.68%) Security Cleared
4 24 (5.94%) MCSE
5 20 (4.95%) SC Cleared
6 14 (3.47%) CCNP
7 11 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (2.23%) MCP
9 7 (1.73%) CCA
9 7 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (1.49%) DV Cleared
10 6 (1.49%) MCSA
11 5 (1.24%) MCITP
12 4 (0.99%) CCSA
12 4 (0.99%) CISSP
12 4 (0.99%) HND
12 4 (0.99%) MCTS
12 4 (0.99%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.47%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.99%) SLA
3 3 (0.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) BS7799
4 1 (0.25%) GCP
4 1 (0.25%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 176 (43.56%) Active Directory
2 112 (27.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (13.86%) Hyper-V
4 36 (8.91%) VMware ESX
5 34 (8.42%) vSphere
6 32 (7.92%) VMware ESXi
7 31 (7.67%) XenApp
8 29 (7.18%) Virtual Machines
9 17 (4.21%) Docker
10 11 (2.72%) DFS Replication
11 10 (2.48%) XenDesktop
12 9 (2.23%) GPFS
13 7 (1.73%) vCloud
14 5 (1.24%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.99%) NDS
16 3 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
16 3 (0.74%) Xen
16 3 (0.74%) XenServer
17 2 (0.50%) NFS
17 2 (0.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 43 (10.64%) Puppet
2 41 (10.15%) SCCM
3 35 (8.66%) Ansible
4 28 (6.93%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (4.21%) Microsoft Clustering
6 15 (3.71%) Terraform
7 11 (2.72%) Backup Exec
7 11 (2.72%) SCOM
8 9 (2.23%) WSUS
9 8 (1.98%) Kibana
10 7 (1.73%) Nagios
11 6 (1.49%) Foglight
11 6 (1.49%) logstash
12 5 (1.24%) Microsoft Intune
12 5 (1.24%) SCVMM
12 5 (1.24%) Zenoss
13 4 (0.99%) Cisco UCCX
13 4 (0.99%) HAProxy
13 4 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 4 (0.99%) WMI
Vendors
1 226 (55.94%) VMware
2 114 (28.22%) Microsoft
3 95 (23.51%) Cisco
4 71 (17.57%) HP
5 68 (16.83%) Citrix
6 32 (7.92%) IBM
6 32 (7.92%) Red Hat
7 31 (7.67%) EMC
8 27 (6.68%) Oracle
9 25 (6.19%) 3PAR
10 23 (5.69%) CheckPoint
11 19 (4.70%) Dell
12 18 (4.46%) Juniper
13 17 (4.21%) NetApp
14 16 (3.96%) Splunk
14 16 (3.96%) Symantec
15 14 (3.47%) CommVault
16 11 (2.72%) F5
16 11 (2.72%) Palo Alto
17 10 (2.48%) Rackspace
Central London / West End
Lennon Wright
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £260 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Lennon Wright
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mencap
Rate: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago