The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 231 205 278
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +73
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 198 248 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.91% 1.11% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.18% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 179 106
Median daily rate £375 £350 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-16.07% +33.33%
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
20569 21078 21803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.98% 94.55% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14996 14579 15350
Median daily rate £463 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 396 399
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.89% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

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 31 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +5 20 £425 +21.42% 11
Croydon -16 4 £350 -
Ilford - 1 £250 -
Sidcup - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Infrastructure Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 239 (64.08%) Windows
2 192 (51.47%) VMware
3 162 (43.43%) Active Directory
3 162 (43.43%) Windows Server
4 117 (31.37%) Linux
5 114 (30.56%) Microsoft
6 113 (30.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 99 (26.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 97 (26.01%) Cisco
9 86 (23.06%) Citrix
9 86 (23.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 81 (21.72%) Firewall
11 80 (21.45%) MS Exchange
12 74 (19.84%) SAN
13 71 (19.03%) Migration
14 70 (18.77%) ITIL
15 66 (17.69%) vSphere
16 64 (17.16%) DNS
16 64 (17.16%) HP
16 64 (17.16%) Finance
17 61 (16.35%) Puppet
18 57 (15.28%) DevOps
19 52 (13.94%) SCCM
20 51 (13.67%) Python
21 48 (12.87%) NetApp
22 45 (12.06%) Cisco Certification
22 45 (12.06%) Unix
22 45 (12.06%) SQL
22 45 (12.06%) SQL Server
22 45 (12.06%) Amazon AWS

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 80 (21.45%) MS Exchange
2 42 (11.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (7.51%) IIS
4 27 (7.24%) Apache
5 24 (6.43%) SharePoint
6 21 (5.63%) nginx
6 21 (5.63%) Tomcat
7 19 (5.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (4.56%) Cloud Foundry
8 17 (4.56%) OpenStack
9 15 (4.02%) Jetty
10 12 (3.22%) Skype for Business
11 8 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (2.14%) WebSphere
12 7 (1.88%) Node.js
13 5 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.80%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
16 2 (0.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 29 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.49%) MS Office
3 5 (1.34%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.54%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.27%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.27%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 45 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (10.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (6.97%) Office 365
4 19 (5.09%) IaaS
5 14 (3.75%) PaaS
6 12 (3.22%) SaaS
7 7 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.80%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.80%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.54%) Yammer
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.27%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 81 (21.72%) Firewall
2 74 (19.84%) SAN
3 64 (17.16%) DNS
4 37 (9.92%) DHCP
5 36 (9.65%) LAN
6 32 (8.58%) WAN
7 25 (6.70%) VPN
8 24 (6.43%) TCP/IP
9 21 (5.63%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (5.36%) Internet
11 18 (4.83%) NetScaler
11 18 (4.83%) VLAN
12 11 (2.95%) Wireless
13 10 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (2.68%) MPLS
13 10 (2.68%) Network Security
14 9 (2.41%) NAS
14 9 (2.41%) SSL
15 7 (1.88%) HTTP
15 7 (1.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (12.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.22%) MySQL
3 7 (1.88%) Big Data
3 7 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.61%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (1.34%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.07%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.54%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.54%) DB2
7 2 (0.54%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.54%) PerformancePoint
7 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.27%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 35 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 26 (6.97%) Git (software)
3 20 (5.36%) Hudson
4 18 (4.83%) JIRA
5 14 (3.75%) TeamCity
6 11 (2.95%) Gitweb
7 9 (2.41%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (2.14%) MSBuild
8 8 (2.14%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.80%) Maven
9 3 (0.80%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.54%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.54%) MSI
10 2 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.27%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.27%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.27%) JMeter
11 1 (0.27%) Subversion
11 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 64 (17.16%) Finance
2 18 (4.83%) Retail
3 15 (4.02%) Banking
4 13 (3.49%) Legal
5 11 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.41%) Games
7 8 (2.14%) Publishing
8 7 (1.88%) Advertising
9 4 (1.07%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.54%) Back Office
10 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.54%) Front Office
10 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.54%) Law
10 2 (0.54%) Marketing
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) International Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.63%) ELK Stack
2 13 (3.49%) Web Services
3 11 (2.95%) .NET
4 7 (1.88%) Middleware
5 6 (1.61%) HTML
5 6 (1.61%) HTML5
6 4 (1.07%) LAMP
7 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.80%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (0.80%) WinForms
7 3 (0.80%) WPF
8 2 (0.54%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.54%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.54%) CSS
8 2 (0.54%) jQuery
8 2 (0.54%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (0.54%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (0.54%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (0.54%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.06%) Data Centre
2 24 (6.43%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.02%) Private Cloud
5 11 (2.95%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.95%) EMC VNX
5 11 (2.95%) Replication
6 8 (2.14%) Clustering
7 6 (1.61%) Semantic Web
8 4 (1.07%) HP Storage
8 4 (1.07%) IBM XIV
8 4 (1.07%) User Experience
9 3 (0.80%) DataPower
9 3 (0.80%) HP StoreVirtual
9 3 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.80%) New Media
9 3 (0.80%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.80%) VCE vBlock
9 3 (0.80%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.80%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 239 (64.08%) Windows
2 162 (43.43%) Windows Server
3 117 (31.37%) Linux
4 113 (30.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 86 (23.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 45 (12.06%) Unix
7 37 (9.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (6.70%) Windows 7
9 15 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.95%) Solaris
10 11 (2.95%) Windows 8
11 9 (2.41%) AIX
12 8 (2.14%) SUSE
13 7 (1.88%) CentOS
13 7 (1.88%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (1.88%) Windows 10
14 6 (1.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.80%) Mac OS X Server
15 3 (0.80%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (19.03%) Migration
2 70 (18.77%) ITIL
3 57 (15.28%) DevOps
4 40 (10.72%) Configuration Management
5 33 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (7.24%) Time Management
8 20 (5.36%) Open Source
9 18 (4.83%) Server Building
10 16 (4.29%) High Availability
11 15 (4.02%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (3.75%) Project Management
13 13 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (3.22%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (3.22%) ITSM
15 10 (2.68%) Change Management
16 9 (2.41%) PRINCE2
16 9 (2.41%) Problem Management
16 9 (2.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (13.67%) Python
2 45 (12.06%) SQL
3 44 (11.80%) PowerShell
4 29 (7.77%) Bash Shell
5 22 (5.90%) Perl
6 20 (5.36%) Java
7 16 (4.29%) Ruby
8 9 (2.41%) Korn
9 6 (1.61%) Bourne shell
9 6 (1.61%) C++
9 6 (1.61%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.07%) C#
10 4 (1.07%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.07%) PHP
10 4 (1.07%) VB
11 3 (0.80%) VBScript
12 2 (0.54%) C
12 2 (0.54%) Go
13 1 (0.27%) AWK
13 1 (0.27%) sed
Qualifications
1 45 (12.06%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (9.92%) CCNA
3 30 (8.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (6.97%) MCSE
4 26 (6.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 22 (5.90%) Degree
6 19 (5.09%) CCNP
6 19 (5.09%) Security Cleared
7 15 (4.02%) SC Cleared
8 9 (2.41%) MCITP
9 8 (2.14%) MCSA
10 5 (1.34%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.34%) RHCA
10 5 (1.34%) RHCE
11 4 (1.07%) CCIE
11 4 (1.07%) MCTS
12 3 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.80%) MCP
12 3 (0.80%) PMP
12 3 (0.80%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (1.88%) SLA
2 4 (1.07%) COBIT
3 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 162 (43.43%) Active Directory
2 99 (26.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (17.69%) vSphere
4 43 (11.53%) XenApp
5 38 (10.19%) VMware ESX
6 35 (9.38%) Hyper-V
7 19 (5.09%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (4.02%) XenDesktop
9 13 (3.49%) NFS
9 13 (3.49%) vCloud
10 11 (2.95%) Docker
11 8 (2.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 8 (2.14%) XenServer
12 6 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (1.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (1.34%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.80%) StorNext
14 3 (0.80%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 61 (16.35%) Puppet
2 52 (13.94%) SCCM
3 30 (8.04%) SCOM
4 22 (5.90%) Ansible
4 22 (5.90%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (3.49%) Backup Exec
6 10 (2.68%) NetBackup
7 8 (2.14%) Cisco UCCX
8 7 (1.88%) FortiGate
8 7 (1.88%) Nagios
8 7 (1.88%) WSUS
9 5 (1.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (1.34%) SCVMM
10 4 (1.07%) Salt
10 4 (1.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (1.07%) vMotion
10 4 (1.07%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (0.80%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 192 (51.47%) VMware
2 114 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 97 (26.01%) Cisco
4 86 (23.06%) Citrix
5 64 (17.16%) HP
6 48 (12.87%) NetApp
7 33 (8.85%) EMC
8 25 (6.70%) Red Hat
9 24 (6.43%) Oracle
10 21 (5.63%) Dell
11 17 (4.56%) IBM
12 14 (3.75%) SolarWinds
13 13 (3.49%) F5
13 13 (3.49%) Juniper
14 9 (2.41%) CheckPoint
14 9 (2.41%) Symantec
15 8 (2.14%) CommVault
15 8 (2.14%) LANDesk
15 8 (2.14%) Splunk
15 8 (2.14%) Veeam
London
Cyber Team
Rate: From £300 to £310 per day 3 Month Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £100 - £150 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Huxley
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago