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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 237 251 253
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 218 193 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.96% 0.82% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.87% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 122 151
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £474 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 £43.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.69% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.69 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +27.27%
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
21633 22222 23362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 94.99% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15369 15688 16222
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 347 444
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £38.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -1 30 £450 +20.00% 14
Canary Wharf - 3 £363 -
Mayfair - 2 £325 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £400 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Lewisham - 1 £325 -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 230 (55.42%) Windows
2 224 (53.98%) VMware
3 172 (41.45%) Active Directory
4 152 (36.63%) Linux
5 141 (33.98%) Windows Server
6 121 (29.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 117 (28.19%) Microsoft
8 108 (26.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 104 (25.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 102 (24.58%) Citrix
11 99 (23.86%) Cisco
12 97 (23.37%) SAN
12 97 (23.37%) Firewall
13 92 (22.17%) MS Exchange
14 88 (21.20%) HP
15 76 (18.31%) DNS
15 76 (18.31%) Finance
16 72 (17.35%) ITIL
17 65 (15.66%) Microsoft Azure
17 65 (15.66%) Puppet
18 62 (14.94%) Amazon AWS
19 60 (14.46%) Unix
20 57 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
20 57 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2010
21 56 (13.49%) SCCM
22 55 (13.25%) vSphere
22 55 (13.25%) Python
23 53 (12.77%) Configuration Management
24 51 (12.29%) DevOps
25 50 (12.05%) PowerShell

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 92 (22.17%) MS Exchange
2 57 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (8.67%) Apache
4 34 (8.19%) IIS
5 23 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (5.54%) SharePoint
6 22 (5.30%) Skype for Business
7 13 (3.13%) Tomcat
8 11 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (2.65%) OpenStack
9 10 (2.41%) WebSphere
10 9 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (1.69%) nginx
11 7 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.96%) Jetty
12 4 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.72%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.48%) Confluence
14 2 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (7.71%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.86%) MS Office
3 3 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (15.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (14.94%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (9.40%) Office 365
4 13 (3.13%) IaaS
5 11 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (2.65%) PaaS
6 10 (2.41%) SaaS
7 6 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.96%) GitHub
9 3 (0.72%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.72%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.48%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 97 (23.37%) Firewall
1 97 (23.37%) SAN
2 76 (18.31%) DNS
3 47 (11.33%) DHCP
4 41 (9.88%) LAN
4 41 (9.88%) WAN
5 36 (8.67%) TCP/IP
6 32 (7.71%) VPN
7 29 (6.99%) VLAN
8 26 (6.27%) NetScaler
9 22 (5.30%) MPLS
10 20 (4.82%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (4.58%) SSL
12 16 (3.86%) Internet
13 14 (3.37%) iSCSI
14 12 (2.89%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (2.65%) LDAP
15 11 (2.65%) Wireless
16 10 (2.41%) IP Telephony
16 10 (2.41%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.99%) MySQL
3 8 (1.93%) Oracle Database
3 8 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 6 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.20%) DB2
7 4 (0.96%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.72%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.72%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.48%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.24%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.24%) Redis
10 1 (0.24%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 39 (9.40%) Jenkins
2 33 (7.95%) Git (software)
3 17 (4.10%) Hudson
3 17 (4.10%) JIRA
4 11 (2.65%) TeamCity
5 10 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (1.69%) MSBuild
7 6 (1.45%) GitLab
8 5 (1.20%) Subversion
9 3 (0.72%) Gitweb
9 3 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (0.72%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.48%) Ant
10 2 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.48%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.48%) JMeter
10 2 (0.48%) MSI
10 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 76 (18.31%) Finance
2 28 (6.75%) Retail
3 18 (4.34%) Banking
4 14 (3.37%) Legal
5 9 (2.17%) Publishing
6 7 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.45%) Law
8 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.72%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.48%) Back Office
9 2 (0.48%) Front Office
9 2 (0.48%) Games
9 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) German Language
10 1 (0.24%) Marketing
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.54%) LAMP
2 14 (3.37%) Middleware
2 14 (3.37%) Web Services
3 6 (1.45%) .NET
3 6 (1.45%) ELK Stack
4 5 (1.20%) LAPP Stack
4 5 (1.20%) XML
5 3 (0.72%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (0.72%) RESTful
5 3 (0.72%) SOAP
5 3 (0.72%) Software Packaging
5 3 (0.72%) XSLT
6 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.48%) HTML
6 2 (0.48%) Java EE
6 2 (0.48%) Node.js
6 2 (0.48%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.48%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.24%) CSS
7 1 (0.24%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.12%) Data Centre
2 21 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.58%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.89%) Clustering
4 12 (2.89%) EMC VNX
5 11 (2.65%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.93%) Replication
7 7 (1.69%) NHS
7 7 (1.69%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.45%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.20%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.20%) PKI
10 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.72%) HP Storage
10 3 (0.72%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.48%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.48%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.48%) EMC VNXe
11 2 (0.48%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 230 (55.42%) Windows
2 152 (36.63%) Linux
3 141 (33.98%) Windows Server
4 108 (26.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 104 (25.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 60 (14.46%) Unix
7 49 (11.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (5.78%) Windows 7
9 15 (3.61%) AIX
9 15 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (3.61%) SUSE
10 14 (3.37%) Oracle Linux
11 12 (2.89%) Solaris
12 11 (2.65%) Windows 8
13 10 (2.41%) CentOS
14 9 (2.17%) Windows 10
15 8 (1.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.72%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.72%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.48%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (17.35%) ITIL
2 53 (12.77%) Configuration Management
3 51 (12.29%) DevOps
4 45 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (10.36%) Migration
6 38 (9.16%) Open Source
7 26 (6.27%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (5.78%) Load Balancing
9 23 (5.54%) Asset Management
10 21 (5.06%) High Availability
10 21 (5.06%) Time Management
11 16 (3.86%) Service Management
11 16 (3.86%) Technical Analysis
12 14 (3.37%) Change Management
12 14 (3.37%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (3.37%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (2.89%) E-Commerce
13 12 (2.89%) Performance Monitoring
14 11 (2.65%) Infrastructure Management
14 11 (2.65%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 55 (13.25%) Python
2 50 (12.05%) PowerShell
3 44 (10.60%) SQL
4 35 (8.43%) Bash Shell
4 35 (8.43%) Perl
5 24 (5.78%) Ruby
6 15 (3.61%) Java
7 12 (2.89%) Korn
8 7 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.45%) PHP
10 5 (1.20%) Bourne shell
11 4 (0.96%) C++
11 4 (0.96%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.96%) VBScript
12 2 (0.48%) C#
12 2 (0.48%) Go
12 2 (0.48%) VB
13 1 (0.24%) AWK
13 1 (0.24%) Clojure
13 1 (0.24%) Jython
Qualifications
1 57 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (10.36%) CCNA
3 31 (7.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 27 (6.51%) Degree
5 26 (6.27%) Security Cleared
6 24 (5.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (5.30%) MCSE
8 21 (5.06%) SC Cleared
9 16 (3.86%) CCNP
10 12 (2.89%) AWS Certification
11 8 (1.93%) MCP
12 7 (1.69%) DV Cleared
13 6 (1.45%) CCA
13 6 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (1.20%) RHCA
14 5 (1.20%) RHCE
15 4 (0.96%) CISSP
15 4 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.96%) MCSA
15 4 (0.96%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.65%) PCI DSS
2 8 (1.93%) SLA
3 3 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.72%) QA
4 1 (0.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 172 (41.45%) Active Directory
2 121 (29.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (13.25%) vSphere
4 46 (11.08%) Hyper-V
4 46 (11.08%) XenApp
5 37 (8.92%) VMware ESX
6 32 (7.71%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (5.78%) DFS Replication
8 23 (5.54%) XenDesktop
9 20 (4.82%) Docker
9 20 (4.82%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (3.37%) vCloud
11 10 (2.41%) VMware Server
12 9 (2.17%) Xen
13 8 (1.93%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (1.93%) Virtual Servers
14 6 (1.45%) NFS
14 6 (1.45%) XenServer
15 5 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
16 4 (0.96%) KVM
Systems Management
1 65 (15.66%) Puppet
2 56 (13.49%) SCCM
3 36 (8.67%) Ansible
4 29 (6.99%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (6.02%) SCOM
6 17 (4.10%) Terraform
7 13 (3.13%) SCVMM
7 13 (3.13%) WSUS
8 12 (2.89%) Backup Exec
9 8 (1.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 8 (1.93%) Nagios
10 7 (1.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 6 (1.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 5 (1.20%) Cisco UCCX
12 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
12 5 (1.20%) vRealize
13 4 (0.96%) HAProxy
13 4 (0.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 4 (0.96%) Zenoss
14 3 (0.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 224 (53.98%) VMware
2 117 (28.19%) Microsoft
3 102 (24.58%) Citrix
4 99 (23.86%) Cisco
5 88 (21.20%) HP
6 38 (9.16%) NetApp
7 33 (7.95%) EMC
7 33 (7.95%) Oracle
8 31 (7.47%) Red Hat
9 27 (6.51%) Splunk
10 19 (4.58%) Symantec
11 18 (4.34%) Dell
12 17 (4.10%) CheckPoint
12 17 (4.10%) IBM
13 15 (3.61%) 3PAR
13 15 (3.61%) Juniper
14 14 (3.37%) SolarWinds
15 11 (2.65%) Veeam
16 8 (1.93%) F5
17 6 (1.45%) Dell Compellent
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