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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 255 257 312
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +55
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 183 192 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.76% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.81% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 143 56
Average daily rate
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£375 £360 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +83.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £20.00 £20.44
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -2.12%
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
22759 23606 23181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.27% 93.13% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16008 16286 15420
Average daily rate £425 £433 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% -1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 456 403 548
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.80 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% -3.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £44.62 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +10 40 £366 -0.34% 12
Docklands, London - 3 - -
Uxbridge -7 1 £290 +50.64%
Wembley - - - - 1
Greenwich - - - - 2
Paddington - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Morden - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 189 (59.43%) Windows
2 180 (56.60%) VMware
3 157 (49.37%) Active Directory
4 102 (32.08%) Microsoft
4 102 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 97 (30.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 77 (24.21%) Citrix
7 73 (22.96%) Linux
8 72 (22.64%) Cisco
8 72 (22.64%) SAN
9 70 (22.01%) MS Exchange
10 66 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 52 (16.35%) XenApp
12 49 (15.41%) vSphere
12 49 (15.41%) Firewall
13 45 (14.15%) DNS
13 45 (14.15%) SQL
13 45 (14.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 41 (12.89%) ITIL
14 41 (12.89%) Microsoft Certification
14 41 (12.89%) NetApp
14 41 (12.89%) Finance
15 40 (12.58%) Exchange Server 2010
16 36 (11.32%) SCCM
17 34 (10.69%) Hyper-V
17 34 (10.69%) SQL Server
18 32 (10.06%) MS Excel
18 32 (10.06%) PowerShell
19 30 (9.43%) Windows XP
20 29 (9.12%) DHCP

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 70 (22.01%) MS Exchange
2 40 (12.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (8.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (7.55%) IIS
5 22 (6.92%) SharePoint
5 22 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (6.29%) Apache
7 18 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (5.03%) Lync
9 12 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (3.14%) WebSphere
11 9 (2.83%) Tomcat
11 9 (2.83%) OpenStack
12 7 (2.20%) WebLogic
12 7 (2.20%) IBM HTTP Server
13 6 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (1.57%) JBoss
15 4 (1.26%) nginx
15 4 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.94%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 32 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.23%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS Project
3 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.31%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.46%) Office 365
4 3 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.94%) IaaS
5 2 (0.63%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.31%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 72 (22.64%) SAN
2 49 (15.41%) Firewall
3 45 (14.15%) DNS
4 29 (9.12%) DHCP
5 24 (7.55%) TCP/IP
6 23 (7.23%) WAN
7 21 (6.60%) LAN
8 20 (6.29%) NAS
9 16 (5.03%) Network Security
10 15 (4.72%) Wireless
11 14 (4.40%) MPLS
12 12 (3.77%) VoIP
12 12 (3.77%) SSL
13 11 (3.46%) NetScaler
14 9 (2.83%) Internet
15 8 (2.52%) LDAP
16 7 (2.20%) VPN
16 7 (2.20%) FTP
16 7 (2.20%) Kerberos
16 7 (2.20%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.46%) MySQL
3 9 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.83%) MongoDB
3 9 (2.83%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (1.26%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (0.94%) Big Data
6 3 (0.94%) DB2
7 1 (0.31%) KDB
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.31%) Redis
7 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.31%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 8 (2.52%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.26%) JMeter
2 4 (1.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.26%) Hudson
3 3 (0.94%) RSpec
3 3 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.63%) Introscope
4 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 41 (12.89%) Finance
2 17 (5.35%) Banking
3 13 (4.09%) Publishing
4 11 (3.46%) Retail
5 8 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.20%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.89%) Law
8 4 (1.26%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.94%) Advertising
9 3 (0.94%) Legal
10 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.63%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.31%) German Language
11 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.31%) Local Government
11 1 (0.31%) Front Office
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.14%) HTML
2 9 (2.83%) Web Services
3 7 (2.20%) HTML5
4 6 (1.89%) Worklight
5 5 (1.57%) Middleware
5 5 (1.57%) .NET
5 5 (1.57%) J2EE
6 3 (0.94%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.63%) SAML
7 2 (0.63%) Java EE
7 2 (0.63%) OpenID
8 1 (0.31%) WCF
8 1 (0.31%) RESTful
8 1 (0.31%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.31%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (0.31%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.31%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.31%) CGI
8 1 (0.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.66%) Clustering
1 18 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.46%) Blackberry
3 10 (3.14%) Replication
3 10 (3.14%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.52%) Open Source
5 6 (1.89%) PKI
6 5 (1.57%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.26%) NHS
7 4 (1.26%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.26%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.94%) Spread Betting
8 3 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.94%) Freedom of Information Act
8 3 (0.94%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.63%) Wiki
9 2 (0.63%) PMI
9 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.63%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.31%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 189 (59.43%) Windows
2 102 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 73 (22.96%) Linux
4 66 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (14.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (9.43%) Windows XP
7 28 (8.81%) Windows 7
8 27 (8.49%) UNIX
9 21 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (2.83%) SUSE
11 8 (2.52%) AIX
12 6 (1.89%) Solaris
12 6 (1.89%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.94%) VMS
14 3 (0.94%) SELinux
15 2 (0.63%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.31%) CentOS
16 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (12.89%) ITIL
2 27 (8.49%) DevOps
3 19 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (5.35%) Migration
5 13 (4.09%) E-Commerce
5 13 (4.09%) Service Delivery
5 13 (4.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (3.77%) Load Balancing
7 11 (3.46%) Change Management
7 11 (3.46%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (2.83%) Problem Management
8 9 (2.83%) Project Management
8 9 (2.83%) Service Management
9 8 (2.52%) Risk Management
9 8 (2.52%) High Availability
10 7 (2.20%) Configuration Management
10 7 (2.20%) ITSM
10 7 (2.20%) Business Continuity
11 6 (1.89%) SOA
11 6 (1.89%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.15%) SQL
2 32 (10.06%) PowerShell
3 15 (4.72%) Shell Script
4 13 (4.09%) Bash Shell
5 12 (3.77%) Perl
5 12 (3.77%) Ruby
6 9 (2.83%) Java
7 6 (1.89%) Jython
8 5 (1.57%) Python
8 5 (1.57%) Clojure
8 5 (1.57%) VBScript
9 3 (0.94%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.63%) VB
10 2 (0.63%) C
11 1 (0.31%) C#
11 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.31%) Golang
11 1 (0.31%) Haskell
11 1 (0.31%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 41 (12.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (9.12%) MCSE
3 23 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (6.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (6.29%) Degree
6 16 (5.03%) CCNA
7 14 (4.40%) MCITP
8 12 (3.77%) CCNP
8 12 (3.77%) MCTS
9 8 (2.52%) MCP
10 6 (1.89%) MCSA
10 6 (1.89%) CCA
10 6 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (1.89%) VCDX
10 6 (1.89%) VCAP
11 4 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.94%) CCSA
12 3 (0.94%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.63%) VCP5
13 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.20%) SLA
2 4 (1.26%) QA
3 3 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 157 (49.37%) Active Directory
2 97 (30.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (16.35%) XenApp
4 49 (15.41%) vSphere
5 34 (10.69%) Hyper-V
6 19 (5.97%) vCloud
7 13 (4.09%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (3.77%) VMware ESX
9 11 (3.46%) XenServer
10 6 (1.89%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.89%) Xen
10 6 (1.89%) UAG
10 6 (1.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (1.57%) NLBS
11 5 (1.57%) NFS
12 4 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.94%) RHEV
14 2 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 36 (11.32%) SCCM
2 25 (7.86%) SCOM
2 25 (7.86%) Puppet
3 20 (6.29%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (5.03%) Backup Exec
5 6 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (1.89%) MIMEsweeper
5 6 (1.89%) SCOrch
6 5 (1.57%) WSUS
6 5 (1.57%) Ansible
7 4 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (1.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (1.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.94%) MOM
8 3 (0.94%) MAILsweeper
8 3 (0.94%) Foglight
8 3 (0.94%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.94%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (0.94%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 180 (56.60%) VMware
2 102 (32.08%) Microsoft
3 77 (24.21%) Citrix
4 72 (22.64%) Cisco
5 41 (12.89%) NetApp
6 25 (7.86%) HP
7 24 (7.55%) Red Hat
8 21 (6.60%) IBM
9 19 (5.97%) Oracle
10 18 (5.66%) CheckPoint
11 17 (5.35%) Symantec
11 17 (5.35%) EMC
12 12 (3.77%) Veeam
13 11 (3.46%) Altiris
14 7 (2.20%) AppSense
14 7 (2.20%) Juniper
14 7 (2.20%) F5
15 6 (1.89%) Google
15 6 (1.89%) Sophos
16 5 (1.57%) Websense
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London
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London
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Rate: £364.00 - £429.00 per day
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Rate: £400 - £500 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £280 - £320 per annum
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London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
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