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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 211 254 286
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +32
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 216 171 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.95% 0.72% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.77% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 119 58
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £273 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £261 £300
% change year-on-year
+29.18% -12.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +5.00%
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
20991 22143 19500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 93.05% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15086 15237 13037
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
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 392 385 540
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% -2.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £40.00 £43.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +13 55 £338 -10.00% 14
Bromley - 2 £235 -
Twickenham - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £375 -
Morden - - - -
Romford - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 269 (66.09%) Windows
2 227 (55.77%) VMware
3 215 (52.83%) Active Directory
4 146 (35.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 138 (33.91%) Microsoft
6 133 (32.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 111 (27.27%) Citrix
8 94 (23.10%) Cisco
9 91 (22.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 91 (22.36%) vSphere
10 89 (21.87%) MS Exchange
11 84 (20.64%) SAN
12 80 (19.66%) Windows Server 2012
13 76 (18.67%) DNS
14 73 (17.94%) Linux
15 67 (16.46%) Firewall
16 63 (15.48%) XenApp
17 60 (14.74%) ITIL
18 59 (14.50%) Finance
19 56 (13.76%) HP
20 53 (13.02%) Exchange Server 2010
21 52 (12.78%) SCCM
21 52 (12.78%) NetApp
22 51 (12.53%) Microsoft Certification
23 48 (11.79%) DHCP
24 47 (11.55%) SQL Server
25 45 (11.06%) MS Excel
25 45 (11.06%) Hyper-V
26 43 (10.57%) PowerShell
26 43 (10.57%) SQL

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 89 (21.87%) MS Exchange
2 53 (13.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (10.57%) IIS
4 34 (8.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 25 (6.14%) Lync
7 24 (5.90%) SharePoint
7 24 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2003
8 21 (5.16%) Apache
9 13 (3.19%) Tomcat
9 13 (3.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (2.95%) WebSphere
11 11 (2.70%) OpenStack
12 8 (1.97%) WebLogic
13 7 (1.72%) IBM HTTP Server
14 6 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
15 5 (1.23%) nginx
16 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
17 2 (0.49%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 45 (11.06%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.41%) MS Office
3 3 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.25%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.25%) RMDS
2 1 (0.25%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.19%) Office 365
4 7 (1.72%) IaaS
5 3 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.49%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.25%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.25%) GitHub
7 1 (0.25%) SaaS
7 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (20.64%) SAN
2 76 (18.67%) DNS
3 67 (16.46%) Firewall
4 48 (11.79%) DHCP
5 37 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 30 (7.37%) WAN
7 29 (7.13%) NAS
8 28 (6.88%) LAN
9 23 (5.65%) MPLS
10 22 (5.41%) VPN
11 18 (4.42%) SSL
11 18 (4.42%) VLAN
12 17 (4.18%) Network Security
13 16 (3.93%) NetScaler
14 14 (3.44%) FTP
15 13 (3.19%) Internet
16 11 (2.70%) VoIP
17 10 (2.46%) LDAP
17 10 (2.46%) Wireless
18 9 (2.21%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.55%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.69%) MySQL
3 9 (2.21%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (1.23%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.74%) DB2
7 3 (0.74%) Big Data
7 3 (0.74%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (0.49%) Redis
8 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.25%) KDB
9 1 (0.25%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 6 (1.47%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.98%) JMeter
4 3 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.74%) RSpec
5 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.49%) MSI
5 2 (0.49%) Introscope
6 1 (0.25%) Subversion
6 1 (0.25%) Maven
6 1 (0.25%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.25%) Hudson
General
1 59 (14.50%) Finance
2 15 (3.69%) Retail
3 13 (3.19%) Banking
3 13 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.95%) Publishing
5 5 (1.23%) Law
5 5 (1.23%) Legal
6 4 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.98%) Back Office
7 3 (0.74%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.74%) Advertising
7 3 (0.74%) Online Betting
7 3 (0.74%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.49%) Local Government
9 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.25%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.69%) .NET
2 12 (2.95%) Web Services
3 8 (1.97%) J2EE
4 6 (1.47%) HTML
4 6 (1.47%) Worklight
5 5 (1.23%) HTML5
5 5 (1.23%) Middleware
6 3 (0.74%) Application Packaging
6 3 (0.74%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.49%) OpenID
7 2 (0.49%) SAML
7 2 (0.49%) Java EE
7 2 (0.49%) XML
8 1 (0.25%) CGI
8 1 (0.25%) SOAP
8 1 (0.25%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.25%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.25%) JSON
8 1 (0.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.39%) Clustering
2 24 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.95%) Replication
3 12 (2.95%) Blackberry
4 8 (1.97%) PKI
4 8 (1.97%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.47%) Open Source
6 5 (1.23%) Spread Betting
6 5 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.98%) Mainframe
7 4 (0.98%) Thin Client
7 4 (0.98%) Visualisation
7 4 (0.98%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.74%) Wiki
8 3 (0.74%) NHS
9 2 (0.49%) EPoS
9 2 (0.49%) PMI
9 2 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.49%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (0.49%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 269 (66.09%) Windows
2 146 (35.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 91 (22.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 80 (19.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 73 (17.94%) Linux
6 35 (8.60%) Windows 7
7 34 (8.35%) Windows XP
8 29 (7.13%) UNIX
9 25 (6.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.70%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.97%) Solaris
12 7 (1.72%) AIX
12 7 (1.72%) SUSE
13 4 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.74%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.74%) CentOS
15 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.49%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (14.74%) ITIL
2 29 (7.13%) Migration
3 23 (5.65%) E-Commerce
3 23 (5.65%) DevOps
4 17 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (3.93%) Project Management
6 15 (3.69%) Load Balancing
7 13 (3.19%) Problem Management
7 13 (3.19%) Change Management
7 13 (3.19%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (2.70%) Configuration Management
8 11 (2.70%) Service Delivery
8 11 (2.70%) High Availability
9 10 (2.46%) Asset Management
9 10 (2.46%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (2.46%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (1.97%) Mentoring
10 8 (1.97%) Service Management
10 8 (1.97%) ITSM
10 8 (1.97%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (10.57%) SQL
1 43 (10.57%) PowerShell
2 20 (4.91%) Shell Script
3 16 (3.93%) Bash Shell
4 15 (3.69%) Ruby
5 11 (2.70%) Perl
6 10 (2.46%) Java
7 7 (1.72%) Python
8 6 (1.47%) Jython
9 5 (1.23%) Clojure
10 4 (0.98%) VBScript
11 3 (0.74%) VB
11 3 (0.74%) C
12 2 (0.49%) PHP
12 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.25%) C#
13 1 (0.25%) Haskell
13 1 (0.25%) Erlang
13 1 (0.25%) Groovy
13 1 (0.25%) Golang
Qualifications
1 51 (12.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (8.11%) MCSE
3 30 (7.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 24 (5.90%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (4.42%) MCITP
6 16 (3.93%) Degree
6 16 (3.93%) CCNA
7 15 (3.69%) Security Cleared
8 13 (3.19%) CCNP
9 12 (2.95%) MCTS
9 12 (2.95%) SC Cleared
10 11 (2.70%) MCP
11 9 (2.21%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (1.97%) CCA
13 7 (1.72%) VCAP
14 6 (1.47%) VCDX
14 6 (1.47%) MCSA
14 6 (1.47%) RHCT
15 5 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (0.98%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.23%) SLA
2 3 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.49%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.25%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 215 (52.83%) Active Directory
2 133 (32.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (22.36%) vSphere
4 63 (15.48%) XenApp
5 45 (11.06%) Hyper-V
6 27 (6.63%) vCloud
7 23 (5.65%) VMware ESX
8 15 (3.69%) XenServer
8 15 (3.69%) XenDesktop
9 11 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (2.46%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (1.97%) NFS
12 7 (1.72%) UAG
12 7 (1.72%) Xen
13 5 (1.23%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.74%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.74%) NLBS
14 3 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 52 (12.78%) SCCM
2 31 (7.62%) SCOM
3 25 (6.14%) Puppet
4 17 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (3.19%) Backup Exec
6 11 (2.70%) WSUS
6 11 (2.70%) SCOrch
7 6 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (1.23%) MIMEsweeper
8 5 (1.23%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.98%) MOM
9 4 (0.98%) Vagrant
9 4 (0.98%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.74%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 3 (0.74%) CA Spectrum
10 3 (0.74%) Nessus
10 3 (0.74%) SELinux
11 2 (0.49%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.49%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 227 (55.77%) VMware
2 138 (33.91%) Microsoft
3 111 (27.27%) Citrix
4 94 (23.10%) Cisco
5 56 (13.76%) HP
6 52 (12.78%) NetApp
7 35 (8.60%) Red Hat
8 25 (6.14%) IBM
9 21 (5.16%) Oracle
9 21 (5.16%) EMC
10 18 (4.42%) Dell
11 15 (3.69%) CheckPoint
11 15 (3.69%) Symantec
11 15 (3.69%) Altiris
12 13 (3.19%) Veeam
13 11 (2.70%) F5
14 10 (2.46%) Sophos
15 9 (2.21%) McAfee
16 8 (1.97%) 3PAR
17 7 (1.72%) Infoblox
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