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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 240 276 252
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -24
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 163 128 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.77% 0.58% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.63% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 81 66
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£375 £375 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.63% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £17.32 £24.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.09%
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
19679 20400 18724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.93% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13782 13797 12751
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 325 391 430
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.85 £19.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% -1.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 March 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
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 March 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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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 44 £375 +3.80% 15
Twickenham - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £425 - 2
Bromley - 1 £195 -
Croydon - - - - 1
Enfield - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 262 (67.01%) Windows
2 233 (59.59%) VMware
3 202 (51.66%) Active Directory
4 145 (37.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 137 (35.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 119 (30.43%) Microsoft
7 114 (29.16%) Citrix
8 103 (26.34%) Cisco
9 94 (24.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 92 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 92 (23.53%) MS Exchange
11 90 (23.02%) vSphere
12 88 (22.51%) SAN
13 87 (22.25%) Linux
14 86 (21.99%) DNS
15 71 (18.16%) Firewall
16 68 (17.39%) Finance
17 63 (16.11%) ITIL
17 63 (16.11%) HP
18 62 (15.86%) NetApp
19 53 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2010
19 53 (13.55%) XenApp
20 52 (13.30%) SQL Server
20 52 (13.30%) DHCP
21 47 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
21 47 (12.02%) SCCM
22 42 (10.74%) IIS
23 40 (10.23%) Red Hat
24 38 (9.72%) SQL
25 37 (9.46%) PowerShell

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 92 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 53 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (10.74%) IIS
4 35 (8.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 32 (8.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 27 (6.91%) Lync
7 26 (6.65%) Apache
8 21 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2003
9 20 (5.12%) SharePoint
10 16 (4.09%) Tomcat
11 13 (3.32%) OpenStack
12 11 (2.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 7 (1.79%) WebSphere
13 7 (1.79%) Office Communications Server
14 6 (1.53%) nginx
15 5 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (1.02%) WebLogic
16 4 (1.02%) IBM HTTP Server
17 3 (0.77%) Confluence
17 3 (0.77%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 35 (8.95%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.07%) MS Office
3 3 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.02%) RMDS
2 3 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.07%) Office 365
3 11 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.56%) IaaS
5 2 (0.51%) SaaS
5 2 (0.51%) PaaS
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 88 (22.51%) SAN
2 86 (21.99%) DNS
3 71 (18.16%) Firewall
4 52 (13.30%) DHCP
5 36 (9.21%) WAN
6 35 (8.95%) TCP/IP
7 32 (8.18%) LAN
7 32 (8.18%) NAS
8 24 (6.14%) VPN
9 19 (4.86%) MPLS
10 17 (4.35%) VLAN
10 17 (4.35%) SSL
10 17 (4.35%) NetScaler
11 16 (4.09%) FTP
12 15 (3.84%) iSCSI
13 13 (3.32%) LDAP
13 13 (3.32%) Internet
14 10 (2.56%) Network Security
15 9 (2.30%) VoIP
16 7 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (13.30%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.09%) MySQL
3 7 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.02%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.26%) KDB
7 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.26%) Redis
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (3.07%) Jenkins
2 11 (2.81%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.30%) Subversion
4 7 (1.79%) JIRA
5 5 (1.28%) Maven
5 5 (1.28%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.02%) Hudson
6 4 (1.02%) MSBuild
6 4 (1.02%) Gradle
6 4 (1.02%) JMeter
6 4 (1.02%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.02%) Ant
7 2 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.51%) MSI
7 2 (0.51%) Introscope
General
1 68 (17.39%) Finance
2 17 (4.35%) Banking
3 13 (3.32%) Retail
4 10 (2.56%) Publishing
4 10 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.79%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.79%) Back Office
6 6 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.53%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.28%) Legal
8 3 (0.77%) Law
8 3 (0.77%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.51%) Local Government
9 2 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) International Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.84%) .NET
2 8 (2.05%) J2EE
2 8 (2.05%) Web Services
3 4 (1.02%) Rendezvous
3 4 (1.02%) Django
3 4 (1.02%) Worklight
4 3 (0.77%) HTML
4 3 (0.77%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.51%) SAML
5 2 (0.51%) OpenID
5 2 (0.51%) HTML5
5 2 (0.51%) XML
6 1 (0.26%) CGI
6 1 (0.26%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.26%) Java EE
6 1 (0.26%) JSON
6 1 (0.26%) MCollective
6 1 (0.26%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.42%) Clustering
2 20 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.32%) Replication
4 10 (2.56%) PKI
4 10 (2.56%) Blackberry
5 8 (2.05%) Open Source
6 7 (1.79%) Spread Betting
7 6 (1.53%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.53%) Wiki
8 5 (1.28%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.28%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.28%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.02%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.02%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.77%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.77%) Celerra
10 3 (0.77%) Handset
10 3 (0.77%) PDA
10 3 (0.77%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 262 (67.01%) Windows
2 145 (37.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 94 (24.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 92 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 87 (22.25%) Linux
6 37 (9.46%) Windows 7
7 28 (7.16%) Windows XP
8 27 (6.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (5.63%) UNIX
10 13 (3.32%) Solaris
11 10 (2.56%) Windows 8
12 7 (1.79%) CentOS
13 4 (1.02%) SUSE
13 4 (1.02%) Debian
13 4 (1.02%) AIX
14 3 (0.77%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.77%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.51%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (16.11%) ITIL
2 36 (9.21%) Migration
3 23 (5.88%) DevOps
4 19 (4.86%) E-Commerce
4 19 (4.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (4.09%) Load Balancing
6 15 (3.84%) Problem Management
6 15 (3.84%) Project Management
7 14 (3.58%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (3.58%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (3.58%) Performance Monitoring
8 13 (3.32%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (3.32%) Change Management
9 12 (3.07%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (2.81%) Configuration Management
11 10 (2.56%) Service Delivery
12 9 (2.30%) Asset Management
12 9 (2.30%) High Availability
12 9 (2.30%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (2.05%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 38 (9.72%) SQL
2 37 (9.46%) PowerShell
3 19 (4.86%) Java
4 17 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 17 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 12 (3.07%) Perl
6 11 (2.81%) Ruby
7 10 (2.56%) Python
8 6 (1.53%) C++
9 5 (1.28%) C
10 4 (1.02%) Jython
10 4 (1.02%) VBScript
10 4 (1.02%) Clojure
11 3 (0.77%) PHP
12 1 (0.26%) VB
12 1 (0.26%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 47 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (9.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 28 (7.16%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (7.16%) MCSE
4 20 (5.12%) Security Cleared
5 19 (4.86%) MCITP
5 19 (4.86%) CCNA
6 18 (4.60%) SC Cleared
7 16 (4.09%) Degree
8 15 (3.84%) CCNP
9 10 (2.56%) MCP
10 9 (2.30%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (2.30%) MCTS
10 9 (2.30%) VCP4
11 8 (2.05%) VCAP
11 8 (2.05%) CCA
12 7 (1.79%) MCSA
12 7 (1.79%) VCDX
13 6 (1.53%) RHCT
14 5 (1.28%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.79%) SLA
2 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.51%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.26%) QA
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 202 (51.66%) Active Directory
2 137 (35.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (23.02%) vSphere
4 53 (13.55%) XenApp
5 36 (9.21%) Hyper-V
6 27 (6.91%) VMware ESX
7 24 (6.14%) vCloud
8 17 (4.35%) XenDesktop
9 14 (3.58%) Microsoft App-V
10 13 (3.32%) NFS
10 13 (3.32%) XenServer
11 12 (3.07%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (1.79%) Xen
13 6 (1.53%) VMware Server
14 4 (1.02%) UAG
14 4 (1.02%) Postfix
15 3 (0.77%) Samba
15 3 (0.77%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.77%) DFS Replication
16 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 47 (12.02%) SCCM
2 33 (8.44%) SCOM
3 24 (6.14%) Puppet
4 17 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (3.07%) Backup Exec
6 11 (2.81%) WSUS
7 10 (2.56%) SCOrch
8 8 (2.05%) NetBackup
9 6 (1.53%) MIMEsweeper
9 6 (1.53%) ITRS Geneos
10 5 (1.28%) BladeLogic
11 4 (1.02%) ZABBIX
11 4 (1.02%) MAILsweeper
11 4 (1.02%) Foglight
11 4 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.77%) MOM
12 3 (0.77%) Nessus
12 3 (0.77%) XenMobile
12 3 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (0.77%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 233 (59.59%) VMware
2 119 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 114 (29.16%) Citrix
4 103 (26.34%) Cisco
5 63 (16.11%) HP
6 62 (15.86%) NetApp
7 40 (10.23%) Red Hat
8 24 (6.14%) EMC
9 21 (5.37%) Dell
10 20 (5.12%) Oracle
11 18 (4.60%) IBM
12 15 (3.84%) F5
13 13 (3.32%) Symantec
14 12 (3.07%) CheckPoint
14 12 (3.07%) 3PAR
14 12 (3.07%) Altiris
15 11 (2.81%) Veeam
16 10 (2.56%) McAfee
17 8 (2.05%) Sophos
17 8 (2.05%) AppSense
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