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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 204 272 311
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +39
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 253 141 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.08% 0.62% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.66% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 99 75
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£350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £239 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £43.09 £101.73 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.64% +228.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +6.38%
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
21452 21293 21611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.95% 92.92% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14988 14746 14660
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 361 385 467
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.00 £12.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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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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 +14 47 £351 +7.84% 10
Wembley - 5 £293 -
Croydon -6 4 £350 -
Twickenham -4 1 £300 +9.09%
Canary Wharf -12 1 £313 -43.18%
Enfield - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £275 - 1
New Malden - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 £450 -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 299 (70.35%) Windows
2 235 (55.29%) VMware
3 188 (44.24%) Active Directory
4 152 (35.76%) Microsoft
5 145 (34.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 141 (33.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 121 (28.47%) MS Exchange
8 115 (27.06%) Citrix
9 109 (25.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 103 (24.24%) Cisco
11 102 (24.00%) Linux
12 94 (22.12%) SAN
13 92 (21.65%) ITIL
14 89 (20.94%) Firewall
15 87 (20.47%) SQL Server
16 84 (19.76%) DNS
16 84 (19.76%) Finance
17 82 (19.29%) SQL
18 71 (16.71%) Windows Server 2003
19 69 (16.24%) PowerShell
20 68 (16.00%) IIS
21 66 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2010
22 64 (15.06%) vSphere
23 59 (13.88%) LAN
23 59 (13.88%) WAN
24 55 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
24 55 (12.94%) DHCP
25 52 (12.24%) Migration
26 50 (11.76%) MCSE
27 49 (11.53%) UNIX

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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
1 121 (28.47%) MS Exchange
2 68 (16.00%) IIS
3 66 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (8.47%) SharePoint
5 34 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 32 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 27 (6.35%) Lync
7 27 (6.35%) Apache
8 17 (4.00%) Tomcat
9 12 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.41%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (1.18%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.94%) Confluence
12 4 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.71%) MediaWiki
13 3 (0.71%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.71%) JBoss
13 3 (0.71%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 33 (7.76%) MS Office
2 32 (7.53%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.18%) MS Project
5 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (1.18%) RMDS
2 2 (0.47%) Eikon
3 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (6.12%) Office 365
3 20 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.88%) IaaS
5 6 (1.41%) PaaS
6 5 (1.18%) SaaS
7 4 (0.94%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.47%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.24%) Yammer
9 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 94 (22.12%) SAN
2 89 (20.94%) Firewall
3 84 (19.76%) DNS
4 59 (13.88%) LAN
4 59 (13.88%) WAN
5 55 (12.94%) DHCP
6 34 (8.00%) TCP/IP
7 30 (7.06%) VPN
8 24 (5.65%) NAS
9 19 (4.47%) VLAN
9 19 (4.47%) LDAP
10 17 (4.00%) MPLS
11 13 (3.06%) Internet
11 13 (3.06%) SSL
11 13 (3.06%) Network Security
12 10 (2.35%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (2.35%) NetScaler
12 10 (2.35%) FTP
13 9 (2.12%) VoIP
13 9 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (20.47%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 16 (3.76%) MySQL
4 15 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.41%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.94%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.71%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.47%) DTS
9 2 (0.47%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.47%) Sybase ASA
9 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.24%) Sybase ASE
10 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.24%) DB2
Development Applications
1 24 (5.65%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 19 (4.47%) JIRA
4 18 (4.24%) Subversion
5 15 (3.53%) Maven
5 15 (3.53%) TeamCity
5 15 (3.53%) Gradle
6 14 (3.29%) MSBuild
6 14 (3.29%) Mercurial
6 14 (3.29%) Ant
7 9 (2.12%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.94%) Gerrit
8 4 (0.94%) Artifactory
9 3 (0.71%) Hudson
9 3 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.24%) MSI
10 1 (0.24%) Introscope
10 1 (0.24%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 84 (19.76%) Finance
2 36 (8.47%) Banking
3 19 (4.47%) Retail
4 17 (4.00%) Back Office
5 10 (2.35%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.88%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.65%) Spanish Language
8 5 (1.18%) Law
9 4 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.94%) Advertising
10 2 (0.47%) Publishing
10 2 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.47%) Legal
10 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Front Office
11 1 (0.24%) International Banking
11 1 (0.24%) French Language
11 1 (0.24%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.71%) .NET
2 18 (4.24%) Django
3 14 (3.29%) Rendezvous
4 12 (2.82%) Web Services
5 8 (1.88%) Middleware
6 5 (1.18%) XML
7 4 (0.94%) Sinatra
8 3 (0.71%) X-Windows
8 3 (0.71%) HTML
9 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (0.47%) jQuery
9 2 (0.47%) OAuth
9 2 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.47%) EDI
9 2 (0.47%) SAML
9 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.47%) CSS
9 2 (0.47%) OLE
9 2 (0.47%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 25 (5.88%) Clustering
3 20 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.29%) Fixed Income
5 13 (3.06%) Blackberry
6 12 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.59%) PKI
8 10 (2.35%) Computer Science
9 9 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (1.65%) EqualLogic
10 7 (1.65%) Replication
11 5 (1.18%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.94%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.94%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.94%) NHS
12 4 (0.94%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.94%) Taxonomies
13 3 (0.71%) Wiki
13 3 (0.71%) iPhone
14 2 (0.47%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 299 (70.35%) Windows
2 145 (34.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 109 (25.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 102 (24.00%) Linux
5 71 (16.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (11.53%) UNIX
7 40 (9.41%) Windows 7
8 29 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (3.53%) Solaris
10 12 (2.82%) Windows XP
11 8 (1.88%) Debian
12 6 (1.41%) AIX
12 6 (1.41%) Windows 8
13 5 (1.18%) CentOS
14 4 (0.94%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.71%) Android
15 3 (0.71%) SUSE
16 2 (0.47%) VMS
16 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (21.65%) ITIL
2 52 (12.24%) Migration
3 27 (6.35%) Load Balancing
4 26 (6.12%) Problem Management
5 25 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (5.41%) Change Management
6 23 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (4.71%) Project Management
8 19 (4.47%) Service Delivery
8 19 (4.47%) Capacity Planning
9 16 (3.76%) Release Management
9 16 (3.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (3.76%) DevOps
10 15 (3.53%) Capacity Management
11 14 (3.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (3.29%) Technical Analysis
11 14 (3.29%) Server Building
11 14 (3.29%) Information Security
12 13 (3.06%) Configuration Management
12 13 (3.06%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 82 (19.29%) SQL
2 69 (16.24%) PowerShell
3 35 (8.24%) Python
4 26 (6.12%) Java
5 23 (5.41%) Perl
6 18 (4.24%) Bash Shell
7 17 (4.00%) C++
8 10 (2.35%) VBScript
9 8 (1.88%) Ruby
10 5 (1.18%) Groovy
10 5 (1.18%) VB
10 5 (1.18%) C
11 4 (0.94%) C#
11 4 (0.94%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.47%) R
12 2 (0.47%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (11.76%) MCSE
3 36 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 31 (7.29%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (7.06%) Degree
6 24 (5.65%) CCNA
7 23 (5.41%) MCSA
8 18 (4.24%) Security Cleared
9 10 (2.35%) SC Cleared
9 10 (2.35%) CCNP
10 7 (1.65%) VCP5
10 7 (1.65%) MCITP
11 6 (1.41%) CISSP
12 4 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.94%) CISM
12 4 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (0.94%) MCSM
13 3 (0.71%) NVQ Level 3
13 3 (0.71%) CCA
13 3 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.82%) SLA
2 4 (0.94%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.47%) QA
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 188 (44.24%) Active Directory
2 141 (33.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (15.06%) vSphere
4 39 (9.18%) Hyper-V
5 35 (8.24%) VMware ESX
6 34 (8.00%) XenApp
7 24 (5.65%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (3.53%) XenDesktop
9 9 (2.12%) vCloud
10 8 (1.88%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (1.65%) Terminal Services
12 6 (1.41%) KVM
13 5 (1.18%) Xen
13 5 (1.18%) XenServer
13 5 (1.18%) NFS
14 4 (0.94%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.71%) Postfix
15 3 (0.71%) Samba
15 3 (0.71%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.71%) iptables
Systems Management
1 37 (8.71%) SCCM
2 24 (5.65%) SCOM
3 20 (4.71%) BladeLogic
4 16 (3.76%) ITRS Geneos
5 14 (3.29%) Puppet
6 9 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (2.12%) Backup Exec
7 8 (1.88%) vMotion
8 6 (1.41%) NetBackup
8 6 (1.41%) CA Single Sign-On
9 5 (1.18%) WSUS
9 5 (1.18%) DatAdvantage
9 5 (1.18%) XenMobile
10 4 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (0.94%) Capistrano
10 4 (0.94%) SCVMM
10 4 (0.94%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.94%) ARCserve
11 3 (0.71%) MIMEsweeper
11 3 (0.71%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 235 (55.29%) VMware
2 152 (35.76%) Microsoft
3 115 (27.06%) Citrix
4 103 (24.24%) Cisco
5 47 (11.06%) Oracle
6 43 (10.12%) NetApp
7 39 (9.18%) Red Hat
8 36 (8.47%) HP
9 23 (5.41%) Splunk
10 21 (4.94%) Dell
11 20 (4.71%) EMC
12 16 (3.76%) Juniper
12 16 (3.76%) TIBCO
13 15 (3.53%) F5
14 14 (3.29%) CheckPoint
15 12 (2.82%) IBM
16 9 (2.12%) Symantec
16 9 (2.12%) AppSense
17 8 (1.88%) BMC
18 7 (1.65%) CA
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