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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 218 237 315
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +78
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 227 185 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.96% 0.76% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.81% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 141 45
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£353 £368 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.08% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £263 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £43.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.91%
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
21920 22774 20632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.32% 93.19% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15790 15744 13757
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 436 372 536
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +21 52 £325 -13.10% 15
Bromley - 2 £235 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 1 £375 -3.22% 1
Uxbridge -4 1 £290 +48.71%
Wembley - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Morden - - - - 1
Romford - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 239 (62.73%) Windows
2 213 (55.91%) VMware
3 197 (51.71%) Active Directory
4 128 (33.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 118 (30.97%) Microsoft
6 113 (29.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 99 (25.98%) Citrix
8 92 (24.15%) Cisco
9 86 (22.57%) MS Exchange
10 79 (20.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 78 (20.47%) SAN
12 75 (19.69%) Linux
12 75 (19.69%) vSphere
13 66 (17.32%) Firewall
14 62 (16.27%) DNS
14 62 (16.27%) Windows Server 2012
15 58 (15.22%) XenApp
16 54 (14.17%) Finance
17 51 (13.39%) ITIL
18 50 (13.12%) HP
19 49 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2010
20 48 (12.60%) NetApp
21 47 (12.34%) Microsoft Certification
22 43 (11.29%) DHCP
22 43 (11.29%) SCCM
23 42 (11.02%) SQL
24 41 (10.76%) SQL Server
24 41 (10.76%) MS Excel
25 39 (10.24%) Hyper-V
26 38 (9.97%) IIS

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 86 (22.57%) MS Exchange
2 49 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (9.97%) IIS
4 29 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 22 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
6 22 (5.77%) Lync
7 21 (5.51%) SharePoint
8 17 (4.46%) Apache
9 13 (3.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (3.15%) WebSphere
11 10 (2.62%) Tomcat
12 7 (1.84%) IBM HTTP Server
12 7 (1.84%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (1.57%) OpenStack
14 5 (1.31%) Office Communications Server
15 4 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (1.05%) nginx
16 2 (0.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 41 (10.76%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.04%) MS Office
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.26%) assyst
2 1 (0.26%) RMDS
2 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.20%) Office 365
4 3 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.52%) IaaS
5 2 (0.52%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.26%) GitHub
6 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 78 (20.47%) SAN
2 66 (17.32%) Firewall
3 62 (16.27%) DNS
4 43 (11.29%) DHCP
5 35 (9.19%) TCP/IP
6 29 (7.61%) WAN
7 27 (7.09%) LAN
8 21 (5.51%) NAS
8 21 (5.51%) MPLS
9 20 (5.25%) VPN
9 20 (5.25%) Network Security
10 17 (4.46%) SSL
11 14 (3.67%) Wireless
12 13 (3.41%) NetScaler
12 13 (3.41%) FTP
12 13 (3.41%) VoIP
13 11 (2.89%) Internet
14 10 (2.62%) VLAN
15 9 (2.36%) iSCSI
16 8 (2.10%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.76%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.94%) MySQL
3 9 (2.36%) MongoDB
4 7 (1.84%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.05%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (0.79%) Big Data
7 3 (0.79%) DB2
8 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.26%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.26%) Redis
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.26%) KDB
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Jenkins
1 5 (1.31%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.05%) JMeter
3 3 (0.79%) RSpec
3 3 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.52%) Introscope
4 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.26%) Maven
5 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 54 (14.17%) Finance
2 15 (3.94%) Retail
3 13 (3.41%) Banking
3 13 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.36%) Publishing
5 6 (1.57%) Law
6 4 (1.05%) Legal
6 4 (1.05%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.79%) Online Betting
7 3 (0.79%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.79%) Advertising
8 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.52%) Back Office
8 2 (0.52%) Local Government
9 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.26%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.15%) .NET
1 12 (3.15%) Web Services
2 8 (2.10%) HTML
3 7 (1.84%) HTML5
3 7 (1.84%) J2EE
4 6 (1.57%) Worklight
5 5 (1.31%) Middleware
6 3 (0.79%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.52%) SAML
7 2 (0.52%) Java EE
7 2 (0.52%) OpenID
8 1 (0.26%) RESTful
8 1 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.26%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.26%) MCollective
8 1 (0.26%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (0.26%) WCF
8 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.26%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.51%) Clustering
1 21 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.15%) Replication
2 12 (3.15%) Blackberry
3 11 (2.89%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.57%) Mainframe
4 6 (1.57%) PKI
4 6 (1.57%) Open Source
5 4 (1.05%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (1.05%) Freedom of Information Act
5 4 (1.05%) Visualisation
6 3 (0.79%) Fat Client
6 3 (0.79%) Thin Client
6 3 (0.79%) NHS
7 2 (0.52%) EPoS
7 2 (0.52%) PMI
7 2 (0.52%) CLARiiON
7 2 (0.52%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 239 (62.73%) Windows
2 128 (33.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 79 (20.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 75 (19.69%) Linux
5 62 (16.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (8.66%) Windows XP
6 33 (8.66%) UNIX
7 28 (7.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (7.35%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.84%) SUSE
8 7 (1.84%) AIX
8 7 (1.84%) Solaris
9 6 (1.57%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.05%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.79%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.79%) CentOS
11 3 (0.79%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.79%) VMS
11 3 (0.79%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (13.39%) ITIL
2 25 (6.56%) DevOps
3 24 (6.30%) Migration
4 21 (5.51%) E-Commerce
5 14 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (3.67%) Load Balancing
6 13 (3.41%) Service Delivery
6 13 (3.41%) Project Management
6 13 (3.41%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (2.62%) Problem Management
8 9 (2.36%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (2.36%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (2.36%) Configuration Management
9 8 (2.10%) Change Management
9 8 (2.10%) Service Management
9 8 (2.10%) Risk Management
9 8 (2.10%) High Availability
10 7 (1.84%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (1.84%) Kernel Tuning
10 7 (1.84%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 42 (11.02%) SQL
2 37 (9.71%) PowerShell
3 20 (5.25%) Shell Script
4 14 (3.67%) Bash Shell
5 13 (3.41%) Ruby
6 11 (2.89%) Perl
7 9 (2.36%) Java
8 6 (1.57%) Jython
9 5 (1.31%) Clojure
9 5 (1.31%) Python
10 4 (1.05%) VBScript
11 3 (0.79%) VB
11 3 (0.79%) C
12 2 (0.52%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.26%) Golang
13 1 (0.26%) Haskell
13 1 (0.26%) Erlang
13 1 (0.26%) PHP
13 1 (0.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 47 (12.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (8.66%) MCSE
3 25 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (6.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (5.25%) Degree
6 17 (4.46%) MCITP
6 17 (4.46%) CCNA
7 14 (3.67%) CCNP
8 11 (2.89%) MCTS
9 10 (2.62%) MCP
10 9 (2.36%) Security Cleared
11 7 (1.84%) CCA
11 7 (1.84%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (1.57%) SC Cleared
13 5 (1.31%) MCSA
14 4 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.05%) RHCT
15 3 (0.79%) VCAP
15 3 (0.79%) VCP5
15 3 (0.79%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.84%) SLA
2 3 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.26%) QA
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 197 (51.71%) Active Directory
2 113 (29.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (19.69%) vSphere
4 58 (15.22%) XenApp
5 39 (10.24%) Hyper-V
6 22 (5.77%) VMware ESX
7 19 (4.99%) vCloud
8 12 (3.15%) XenServer
8 12 (3.15%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (2.89%) XenDesktop
10 8 (2.10%) NFS
11 7 (1.84%) Xen
12 6 (1.57%) UAG
13 4 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.79%) NLBS
14 3 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.79%) RHEV
15 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 43 (11.29%) SCCM
2 25 (6.56%) SCOM
3 19 (4.99%) Puppet
4 16 (4.20%) Backup Exec
5 12 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.84%) WSUS
7 6 (1.57%) MIMEsweeper
8 5 (1.31%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (1.05%) SCOrch
9 4 (1.05%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.79%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.79%) CA Spectrum
10 3 (0.79%) MAILsweeper
10 3 (0.79%) MOM
11 2 (0.52%) Nagios
11 2 (0.52%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.52%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 213 (55.91%) VMware
2 118 (30.97%) Microsoft
3 99 (25.98%) Citrix
4 92 (24.15%) Cisco
5 50 (13.12%) HP
6 48 (12.60%) NetApp
7 36 (9.45%) Red Hat
8 23 (6.04%) IBM
9 21 (5.51%) Oracle
10 20 (5.25%) EMC
11 16 (4.20%) CheckPoint
11 16 (4.20%) Symantec
12 14 (3.67%) Dell
13 13 (3.41%) Veeam
14 12 (3.15%) Altiris
15 11 (2.89%) McAfee
16 10 (2.62%) Sophos
16 10 (2.62%) F5
17 9 (2.36%) Juniper
18 7 (1.84%) Infoblox
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Connectus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £220 - £260 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + expenses
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Premier IT
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £385.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £385.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive daily rate
Posted: 27 days ago