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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
England / London
Rank 259 262 253
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 145 162 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.75% 0.77% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.81% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 113 118
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £334
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £31.00 £31.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.80% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +12.24%

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
18436 20098 19872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 95.01% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13192 14255 13962
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 299 328
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £53.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 28 February 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 28 February 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 28 February 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 -8 20 £325 -20.73% 17
Bromley - 2 - -
Croydon - 1 £315 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £400 - 3
New Malden - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 February 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.

1 229 (59.33%) Windows
2 218 (56.48%) VMware
3 187 (48.45%) Active Directory
4 152 (39.38%) Windows Server
5 120 (31.09%) Microsoft
6 112 (29.02%) VMware Infrastructure
7 104 (26.94%) Linux
8 102 (26.42%) Firewall
9 95 (24.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 93 (24.09%) Cisco
11 86 (22.28%) SAN
12 82 (21.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 76 (19.69%) PowerShell
14 75 (19.43%) Finance
15 73 (18.91%) DNS
16 72 (18.65%) HP
17 68 (17.62%) Citrix
18 66 (17.10%) Hyper-V
19 65 (16.84%) Microsoft Azure
20 61 (15.80%) MS Exchange
21 58 (15.03%) ITIL
21 58 (15.03%) SQL Server
22 55 (14.25%) Amazon AWS
22 55 (14.25%) Data Centre
23 51 (13.21%) Migration
24 48 (12.44%) Office 365
25 45 (11.66%) MS Excel
26 44 (11.40%) Unix
27 41 (10.62%) Cisco Certification
28 40 (10.36%) Microsoft Certification

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 61 (15.80%) MS Exchange
2 36 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (7.51%) Skype for Business
4 27 (6.99%) IIS
5 22 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (5.70%) SharePoint
6 15 (3.89%) Apache
7 11 (2.85%) Tomcat
8 10 (2.59%) WebSphere
9 9 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (2.07%) Confluence
11 7 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.04%) GroupWise
13 4 (1.04%) nginx
14 3 (0.78%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.78%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.52%) Jetty
Applications
1 45 (11.66%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.40%) MS Office
3 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.26%) HipChat
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (16.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (14.25%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (12.44%) Office 365
4 19 (4.92%) IaaS
5 12 (3.11%) SaaS
6 11 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (2.07%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (2.07%) PaaS
8 7 (1.81%) OneDrive
9 4 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.78%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.78%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.52%) G Suite
11 2 (0.52%) GitHub
11 2 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.26%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.26%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 102 (26.42%) Firewall
2 86 (22.28%) SAN
3 73 (18.91%) DNS
4 36 (9.33%) WAN
5 35 (9.07%) TCP/IP
6 34 (8.81%) VPN
7 32 (8.29%) LAN
8 31 (8.03%) DHCP
9 22 (5.70%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (4.40%) SSL
10 17 (4.40%) VLAN
10 17 (4.40%) VoIP
10 17 (4.40%) Wireless
11 15 (3.89%) Cisco Nexus
11 15 (3.89%) Internet
12 13 (3.37%) iSCSI
12 13 (3.37%) MPLS
12 13 (3.37%) NAS
13 12 (3.11%) HTTP
14 11 (2.85%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (15.03%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.63%) MySQL
2 14 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (1.81%) DB2
4 7 (1.81%) Hadoop
5 6 (1.55%) Big Data
5 6 (1.55%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.04%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.78%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.52%) HBase
8 2 (0.52%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.52%) Redis
9 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (3.63%) Jenkins
2 11 (2.85%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.07%) GitLab
4 7 (1.81%) JIRA
4 7 (1.81%) Vagrant
5 5 (1.30%) Subversion
6 3 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.78%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.52%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.52%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.52%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.52%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.26%) Introscope
8 1 (0.26%) JMeter
8 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 75 (19.43%) Finance
2 33 (8.55%) Banking
3 25 (6.48%) Retail
4 11 (2.85%) Legal
5 10 (2.59%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.07%) Law
7 7 (1.81%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.55%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.78%) Electronics
9 3 (0.78%) Marketing
9 3 (0.78%) Publishing
10 2 (0.52%) Advertising
10 2 (0.52%) Back Office
10 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.52%) Prime Brokerage
11 1 (0.26%) French Language
11 1 (0.26%) Front Office
11 1 (0.26%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.89%) Middleware
2 14 (3.63%) Web Services
3 8 (2.07%) LAMP
4 7 (1.81%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (1.04%) REST
6 3 (0.78%) .NET
6 3 (0.78%) HTML
6 3 (0.78%) J2EE
6 3 (0.78%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (0.78%) WCF
7 2 (0.52%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.52%) JSON
7 2 (0.52%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (0.52%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.52%) RESTful
7 2 (0.52%) Sensu
7 2 (0.52%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.52%) Swagger
7 2 (0.52%) WAP
7 2 (0.52%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (14.25%) Data Centre
2 30 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (6.48%) Clustering
4 11 (2.85%) Replication
5 10 (2.59%) NHS
6 8 (2.07%) EMC VMAX
6 8 (2.07%) PKI
7 6 (1.55%) Fintech
7 6 (1.55%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.30%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.30%) EMC VNX
8 5 (1.30%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.78%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.78%) Equities
10 3 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.78%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 229 (59.33%) Windows
2 152 (39.38%) Windows Server
3 104 (26.94%) Linux
4 95 (24.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 82 (21.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 44 (11.40%) Unix
7 33 (8.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (6.22%) AIX
9 22 (5.70%) Oracle Linux
10 20 (5.18%) Windows 7
11 19 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (4.92%) SUSE
12 16 (4.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 13 (3.37%) Windows 10
14 11 (2.85%) CentOS
15 7 (1.81%) Solaris
15 7 (1.81%) Windows 8
16 4 (1.04%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.78%) VMS
18 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (15.03%) ITIL
2 51 (13.21%) Migration
3 35 (9.07%) High Availability
4 34 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (8.03%) DevOps
6 29 (7.51%) Load Balancing
7 27 (6.99%) Configuration Management
8 26 (6.74%) Service Management
9 22 (5.70%) ITIL V3
10 20 (5.18%) ITSM
11 17 (4.40%) Virtual Environments
12 14 (3.63%) Change Management
12 14 (3.63%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (3.63%) Open Source
13 13 (3.37%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (3.37%) Network Management
13 13 (3.37%) Performance Monitoring
14 12 (3.11%) Mentoring
15 11 (2.85%) Root Cause Analysis
16 10 (2.59%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 76 (19.69%) PowerShell
2 37 (9.59%) Bash Shell
3 35 (9.07%) SQL
4 33 (8.55%) Python
5 23 (5.96%) Perl
6 12 (3.11%) C#
7 10 (2.59%) Ruby
8 9 (2.33%) Java
8 9 (2.33%) Korn
9 5 (1.30%) VBScript
10 4 (1.04%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.04%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.04%) VB
11 3 (0.78%) C
11 3 (0.78%) C++
12 1 (0.26%) Go
12 1 (0.26%) Jython
12 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (10.62%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (10.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (7.77%) MCSE
4 26 (6.74%) CCNA
4 26 (6.74%) Security Cleared
5 19 (4.92%) Degree
5 19 (4.92%) SC Cleared
6 15 (3.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (3.63%) CCNP
8 13 (3.37%) MCP
9 6 (1.55%) MCITP
9 6 (1.55%) MCSA
10 5 (1.30%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.30%) MCTS
11 4 (1.04%) CCSA
11 4 (1.04%) HND
12 3 (0.78%) CCA
12 3 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.78%) JNCIP
12 3 (0.78%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.11%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.78%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) BS7799
3 1 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.26%) GCP
3 1 (0.26%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.26%) PMO
3 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 187 (48.45%) Active Directory
2 112 (29.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (17.10%) Hyper-V
4 31 (8.03%) Virtual Machines
5 30 (7.77%) VMware ESX
6 29 (7.51%) XenApp
7 27 (6.99%) vSphere
8 26 (6.74%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (2.85%) Docker
10 9 (2.33%) GPFS
11 8 (2.07%) vCloud
11 8 (2.07%) XenDesktop
12 7 (1.81%) DFS Replication
13 5 (1.30%) Terminal Services
13 5 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (1.04%) BitLocker
14 4 (1.04%) NDS
15 3 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
15 3 (0.78%) Xen
16 2 (0.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 40 (10.36%) SCCM
2 34 (8.81%) Puppet
3 29 (7.51%) Ansible
4 22 (5.70%) Microsoft Clustering
4 22 (5.70%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (3.63%) Terraform
6 12 (3.11%) SCOM
7 8 (2.07%) Kibana
7 8 (2.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 8 (2.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 8 (2.07%) WSUS
8 7 (1.81%) Backup Exec
8 7 (1.81%) SCVMM
9 6 (1.55%) Foglight
9 6 (1.55%) logstash
9 6 (1.55%) Nagios
9 6 (1.55%) PowerCLI
9 6 (1.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (1.30%) Failover Clustering
10 5 (1.30%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 218 (56.48%) VMware
2 120 (31.09%) Microsoft
3 93 (24.09%) Cisco
4 72 (18.65%) HP
5 68 (17.62%) Citrix
6 40 (10.36%) Red Hat
7 33 (8.55%) IBM
8 28 (7.25%) EMC
9 27 (6.99%) CheckPoint
10 26 (6.74%) Oracle
11 25 (6.48%) 3PAR
11 25 (6.48%) NetApp
12 20 (5.18%) Symantec
13 19 (4.92%) Dell
14 17 (4.40%) Juniper
15 14 (3.63%) CommVault
15 14 (3.63%) SolarWinds
15 14 (3.63%) Splunk
16 11 (2.85%) Isilon
16 11 (2.85%) Veeam
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