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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 210 277 309
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +32
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 226 141 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.96% 0.60% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.65% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 94 77
Average daily rate
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£370 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.97% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £286
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £43.00 £101.73 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.73% +228.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.81% +22.22%
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
21610 21787 22472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.18% 92.83% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15114 14878 15294
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 £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 401 469
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +20 55 £373 +21.63% 10
Wembley - 5 £293 -
Paddington - 2 £450 -
Twickenham -2 1 £300 +9.09%
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £275 -
New Malden - 1 - -
Stanmore - 1 £400 -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 315 (72.58%) Windows
2 238 (54.84%) VMware
3 188 (43.32%) Active Directory
4 162 (37.33%) Microsoft
5 153 (35.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 136 (31.34%) VMware Infrastructure
7 128 (29.49%) MS Exchange
8 115 (26.50%) Citrix
9 112 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 103 (23.73%) Cisco
11 99 (22.81%) SAN
12 98 (22.58%) Linux
13 93 (21.43%) ITIL
14 90 (20.74%) SQL
14 90 (20.74%) SQL Server
14 90 (20.74%) DNS
15 87 (20.05%) Firewall
16 80 (18.43%) Finance
16 80 (18.43%) PowerShell
17 71 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2010
18 70 (16.13%) vSphere
19 69 (15.90%) Windows Server 2003
20 68 (15.67%) IIS
21 66 (15.21%) DHCP
22 64 (14.75%) WAN
22 64 (14.75%) LAN
23 60 (13.82%) Microsoft Certification
24 56 (12.90%) MCSE
25 54 (12.44%) Migration
26 52 (11.98%) UNIX

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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
1 128 (29.49%) MS Exchange
2 71 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 68 (15.67%) IIS
4 42 (9.68%) SharePoint
5 33 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 32 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 31 (7.14%) Lync
8 18 (4.15%) Apache
9 16 (3.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (3.23%) Tomcat
11 12 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.38%) OpenStack
13 5 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (1.15%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.69%) JBoss
14 3 (0.69%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (7.60%) MS Office
2 30 (6.91%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.15%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.69%) RMDS
2 2 (0.46%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.60%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (5.99%) Office 365
3 24 (5.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.38%) IaaS
5 5 (1.15%) PaaS
6 4 (0.92%) SaaS
6 4 (0.92%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.23%) Yammer
7 1 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 99 (22.81%) SAN
2 90 (20.74%) DNS
3 87 (20.05%) Firewall
4 66 (15.21%) DHCP
5 64 (14.75%) LAN
5 64 (14.75%) WAN
6 39 (8.99%) TCP/IP
7 29 (6.68%) VPN
8 28 (6.45%) NAS
9 23 (5.30%) VLAN
10 17 (3.92%) MPLS
11 14 (3.23%) LDAP
12 13 (3.00%) Internet
13 12 (2.76%) SSL
14 11 (2.53%) FTP
14 11 (2.53%) Network Security
14 11 (2.53%) NetScaler
15 10 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (2.30%) VoIP
16 9 (2.07%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.76%) Oracle Database
3 18 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (3.23%) MySQL
5 6 (1.38%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.15%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.69%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.46%) DTS
8 2 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.46%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (0.46%) Sybase ASA
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.23%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.23%) DB2
9 1 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (5.07%) Jenkins
2 20 (4.61%) Git (software)
3 16 (3.69%) TeamCity
4 15 (3.46%) JIRA
5 14 (3.23%) Maven
5 14 (3.23%) Gradle
6 13 (3.00%) Mercurial
6 13 (3.00%) Subversion
6 13 (3.00%) Ant
6 13 (3.00%) MSBuild
7 9 (2.07%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.15%) Gerrit
8 5 (1.15%) Artifactory
9 3 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.23%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.23%) MSI
10 1 (0.23%) Zephyr
10 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
General
1 80 (18.43%) Finance
2 39 (8.99%) Banking
3 23 (5.30%) Retail
4 16 (3.69%) Back Office
5 10 (2.30%) Law
6 8 (1.84%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.61%) Advertising
7 7 (1.61%) Spanish Language
8 6 (1.38%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.69%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.69%) German Language
11 2 (0.46%) Publishing
12 1 (0.23%) Military
12 1 (0.23%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.23%) French Language
12 1 (0.23%) Front Office
12 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.38%) .NET
2 18 (4.15%) Django
3 13 (3.00%) Web Services
3 13 (3.00%) Rendezvous
4 9 (2.07%) Middleware
5 6 (1.38%) XML
6 5 (1.15%) Sinatra
7 4 (0.92%) HTML
7 4 (0.92%) X-Windows
8 3 (0.69%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.69%) CSS
8 3 (0.69%) Flash
9 2 (0.46%) EDI
9 2 (0.46%) SAML
9 2 (0.46%) OLE
9 2 (0.46%) OLE DB
9 2 (0.46%) LINQ
9 2 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (0.46%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.46%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.53%) Data Centre
2 21 (4.84%) Clustering
2 21 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.46%) Blackberry
4 13 (3.00%) Fixed Income
5 12 (2.76%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.07%) PKI
6 9 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (1.84%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.61%) Replication
9 6 (1.38%) EqualLogic
10 5 (1.15%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.15%) NHS
11 4 (0.92%) PMI
11 4 (0.92%) Cryptography
11 4 (0.92%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.92%) Taxonomies
12 3 (0.69%) iPhone
12 3 (0.69%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 315 (72.58%) Windows
2 153 (35.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 112 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 98 (22.58%) Linux
5 69 (15.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 52 (11.98%) UNIX
7 36 (8.29%) Windows 7
8 34 (7.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (3.23%) Solaris
10 11 (2.53%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.30%) Windows XP
12 7 (1.61%) Debian
13 6 (1.38%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.38%) AIX
14 4 (0.92%) SUSE
15 3 (0.69%) Android
16 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.23%) CentOS
17 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (21.43%) ITIL
2 54 (12.44%) Migration
3 26 (5.99%) Load Balancing
4 25 (5.76%) Change Management
5 24 (5.53%) Problem Management
6 23 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (5.07%) Service Delivery
8 21 (4.84%) Project Management
9 19 (4.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (3.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (3.46%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (3.46%) Capacity Planning
12 14 (3.23%) Release Management
12 14 (3.23%) E-Commerce
12 14 (3.23%) Information Security
12 14 (3.23%) Capacity Management
13 13 (3.00%) ITIL V3
13 13 (3.00%) Technical Analysis
13 13 (3.00%) Server Building
14 12 (2.76%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 90 (20.74%) SQL
2 80 (18.43%) PowerShell
3 36 (8.29%) Python
4 23 (5.30%) Bash Shell
5 21 (4.84%) Perl
6 19 (4.38%) Java
7 14 (3.23%) C++
8 9 (2.07%) VB
9 7 (1.61%) Ruby
10 6 (1.38%) Korn
10 6 (1.38%) Groovy
10 6 (1.38%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.38%) VBScript
11 5 (1.15%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.15%) C#
12 2 (0.46%) R
13 1 (0.23%) VB6
13 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.23%) C
13 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 60 (13.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (12.90%) MCSE
3 41 (9.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 32 (7.37%) Degree
5 31 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (7.14%) MCSA
6 25 (5.76%) CCNA
7 21 (4.84%) Security Cleared
8 11 (2.53%) SC Cleared
9 9 (2.07%) CCNP
10 7 (1.61%) VCP5
11 6 (1.38%) CISSP
11 6 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.15%) PMI Certification
12 5 (1.15%) MCITP
13 4 (0.92%) CISM
13 4 (0.92%) MCSM
13 4 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.92%) MCP
14 3 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.00%) SLA
2 4 (0.92%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.46%) QA
5 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 188 (43.32%) Active Directory
2 136 (31.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (16.13%) vSphere
4 39 (8.99%) Hyper-V
4 39 (8.99%) XenApp
5 32 (7.37%) VMware ESX
6 29 (6.68%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (3.00%) XenDesktop
8 9 (2.07%) KVM
9 8 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (1.61%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.61%) vCloud
11 5 (1.15%) Xen
11 5 (1.15%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.46%) NFS
13 2 (0.46%) XenServer
13 2 (0.46%) NLBS
13 2 (0.46%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 37 (8.53%) SCCM
2 25 (5.76%) SCOM
3 22 (5.07%) BladeLogic
4 13 (3.00%) ITRS Geneos
5 11 (2.53%) Puppet
5 11 (2.53%) vMotion
6 8 (1.84%) DatAdvantage
6 8 (1.84%) Backup Exec
7 7 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 7 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (1.38%) CA Single Sign-On
8 6 (1.38%) NetBackup
9 5 (1.15%) WSUS
9 5 (1.15%) SCVMM
9 5 (1.15%) Capistrano
9 5 (1.15%) XenMobile
10 4 (0.92%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (0.92%) SCSM
10 4 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 238 (54.84%) VMware
2 162 (37.33%) Microsoft
3 115 (26.50%) Citrix
4 103 (23.73%) Cisco
5 51 (11.75%) Oracle
6 42 (9.68%) NetApp
7 40 (9.22%) HP
8 39 (8.99%) Red Hat
9 24 (5.53%) Dell
10 23 (5.30%) EMC
11 21 (4.84%) Juniper
11 21 (4.84%) Splunk
12 14 (3.23%) TIBCO
12 14 (3.23%) Symantec
13 13 (3.00%) IBM
13 13 (3.00%) F5
14 12 (2.76%) CheckPoint
15 9 (2.07%) Varonis
15 9 (2.07%) BMC
16 8 (1.84%) Veritas
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