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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 251 234 277
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +43
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 208 220 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.90% 0.93% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.98% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 142 119
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £317 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-2.61% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £43.25 £101.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -
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
21848 22430 23088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.69% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15549 15723 15679
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 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 332 445
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +2 29 £425 +13.33% 9
Harrow - 3 £388 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £350 -
Mayfair - 2 £363 -
Feltham - 1 £400 -
Ilford - 1 £250 -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 229 (55.05%) Windows
2 216 (51.92%) VMware
3 169 (40.63%) Active Directory
4 155 (37.26%) Linux
5 146 (35.10%) Windows Server
6 119 (28.61%) Microsoft
7 117 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 115 (27.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 107 (25.72%) Citrix
10 101 (24.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 99 (23.80%) MS Exchange
12 97 (23.32%) SAN
12 97 (23.32%) Firewall
13 96 (23.08%) Cisco
14 78 (18.75%) HP
15 72 (17.31%) DNS
16 71 (17.07%) Puppet
17 70 (16.83%) ITIL
18 68 (16.35%) Finance
19 66 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
20 64 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
21 61 (14.66%) Microsoft Azure
21 61 (14.66%) SCCM
21 61 (14.66%) Python
22 57 (13.70%) DevOps
23 56 (13.46%) Configuration Management
23 56 (13.46%) vSphere
24 55 (13.22%) Unix
25 50 (12.02%) Cisco Certification
25 50 (12.02%) XenApp

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 99 (23.80%) MS Exchange
2 64 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (10.34%) Apache
4 30 (7.21%) IIS
5 23 (5.53%) SharePoint
6 22 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (4.81%) Skype for Business
8 19 (4.57%) Tomcat
9 14 (3.37%) nginx
10 12 (2.88%) OpenStack
11 9 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (2.16%) Jetty
12 8 (1.92%) WebSphere
13 7 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.72%) JBoss
15 3 (0.72%) WebLogic
16 2 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.61%) MS Office
3 2 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.24%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 66 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (14.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (8.89%) Office 365
4 16 (3.85%) IaaS
5 14 (3.37%) PaaS
6 9 (2.16%) SaaS
7 6 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.96%) GitHub
10 3 (0.72%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.48%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.48%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 97 (23.32%) Firewall
1 97 (23.32%) SAN
2 72 (17.31%) DNS
3 48 (11.54%) DHCP
4 41 (9.86%) LAN
5 39 (9.38%) TCP/IP
5 39 (9.38%) WAN
6 33 (7.93%) VLAN
7 31 (7.45%) VPN
8 29 (6.97%) NetScaler
9 19 (4.57%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (4.57%) MPLS
10 18 (4.33%) Internet
11 15 (3.61%) SSL
12 13 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (3.13%) iSCSI
13 11 (2.64%) Wireless
14 10 (2.40%) IP Telephony
14 10 (2.40%) NAS
14 10 (2.40%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (10.10%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.73%) MySQL
3 8 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.68%) Hadoop
4 7 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.44%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.20%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.96%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.96%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.72%) DB2
9 2 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.24%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.24%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.24%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 48 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 40 (9.62%) Git (software)
3 24 (5.77%) Hudson
4 23 (5.53%) JIRA
5 11 (2.64%) TeamCity
6 8 (1.92%) MSBuild
6 8 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (1.68%) Gitweb
8 6 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (1.20%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.96%) Subversion
11 3 (0.72%) GitLab
11 3 (0.72%) Maven
12 2 (0.48%) Ant
12 2 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.48%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.48%) MSI
13 1 (0.24%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.24%) JMeter
13 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (16.35%) Finance
2 23 (5.53%) Retail
3 13 (3.13%) Legal
4 11 (2.64%) Banking
5 10 (2.40%) Publishing
6 5 (1.20%) Advertising
6 5 (1.20%) Law
6 5 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.96%) Games
7 4 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.72%) Back Office
8 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.72%) Front Office
9 1 (0.24%) German Language
9 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Marketing
9 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.05%) LAMP
2 14 (3.37%) ELK Stack
3 12 (2.88%) Web Services
4 10 (2.40%) Middleware
5 7 (1.68%) .NET
6 6 (1.44%) XML
7 4 (0.96%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (0.96%) Node.js
7 4 (0.96%) RESTful
8 3 (0.72%) SOAP
8 3 (0.72%) Software Packaging
8 3 (0.72%) XSLT
9 2 (0.48%) 802.1X
9 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.48%) HTML
9 2 (0.48%) HTML5
9 2 (0.48%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (0.48%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (0.48%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.24%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 23 (5.53%) Management Information System
3 21 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.88%) Clustering
4 12 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.16%) Replication
6 7 (1.68%) EMC VNX
6 7 (1.68%) Private Cloud
7 6 (1.44%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.20%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.20%) Public Cloud
9 4 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (0.96%) NHS
9 4 (0.96%) PKI
10 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.72%) HP Storage
10 3 (0.72%) IBM XIV
10 3 (0.72%) User Experience
11 2 (0.48%) DataPower
11 2 (0.48%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 229 (55.05%) Windows
2 155 (37.26%) Linux
3 146 (35.10%) Windows Server
4 117 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 101 (24.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 55 (13.22%) Unix
7 46 (11.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (7.45%) Windows 7
9 17 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (3.13%) Solaris
10 13 (3.13%) Windows 8
11 12 (2.88%) Windows 10
12 11 (2.64%) AIX
13 10 (2.40%) SUSE
14 9 (2.16%) Oracle Linux
15 8 (1.92%) CentOS
16 6 (1.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 3 (0.72%) Android
17 3 (0.72%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (16.83%) ITIL
2 57 (13.70%) DevOps
3 56 (13.46%) Configuration Management
4 48 (11.54%) Migration
5 43 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (8.65%) Open Source
8 26 (6.25%) Time Management
9 22 (5.29%) Asset Management
10 17 (4.09%) High Availability
11 16 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (3.85%) Load Balancing
11 16 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
12 13 (3.13%) Change Management
13 12 (2.88%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (2.88%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (2.88%) E-Commerce
13 12 (2.88%) Information Security
13 12 (2.88%) Project Management
13 12 (2.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (14.66%) Python
2 45 (10.82%) SQL
3 43 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 32 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 31 (7.45%) Perl
6 22 (5.29%) Ruby
7 18 (4.33%) Java
8 11 (2.64%) Korn
9 7 (1.68%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.44%) Bourne shell
11 5 (1.20%) C++
11 5 (1.20%) PHP
12 4 (0.96%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.48%) C#
13 2 (0.48%) Go
13 2 (0.48%) VB
14 1 (0.24%) AWK
14 1 (0.24%) Clojure
14 1 (0.24%) sed
14 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (12.02%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (9.13%) CCNA
3 34 (8.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 27 (6.49%) Degree
4 27 (6.49%) Security Cleared
5 24 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (5.53%) SC Cleared
7 22 (5.29%) MCSE
8 15 (3.61%) CCNP
9 12 (2.88%) AWS Certification
10 8 (1.92%) MCSA
11 7 (1.68%) MCP
12 5 (1.20%) CCA
12 5 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (1.20%) RHCA
12 5 (1.20%) RHCE
13 4 (0.96%) CISSP
13 4 (0.96%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.96%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.40%) SLA
2 7 (1.68%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.96%) COBIT
4 4 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 169 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 115 (27.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (13.46%) vSphere
4 50 (12.02%) XenApp
5 42 (10.10%) Hyper-V
6 37 (8.89%) VMware ESX
7 28 (6.73%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (5.77%) XenDesktop
9 20 (4.81%) Virtual Machines
10 19 (4.57%) DFS Replication
10 19 (4.57%) Docker
11 15 (3.61%) vCloud
12 10 (2.40%) VMware Server
13 8 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (1.92%) NFS
13 8 (1.92%) Xen
13 8 (1.92%) XenServer
14 7 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
15 5 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 71 (17.07%) Puppet
2 61 (14.66%) SCCM
3 31 (7.45%) Ansible
3 31 (7.45%) SCOM
4 23 (5.53%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (3.85%) Backup Exec
6 14 (3.37%) Terraform
7 13 (3.13%) SCVMM
8 11 (2.64%) Cisco UCCX
8 11 (2.64%) WSUS
9 8 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 8 (1.92%) Nagios
10 5 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (1.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (0.96%) vRealize
12 3 (0.72%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.72%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 216 (51.92%) VMware
2 119 (28.61%) Microsoft
3 107 (25.72%) Citrix
4 96 (23.08%) Cisco
5 78 (18.75%) HP
6 48 (11.54%) NetApp
7 31 (7.45%) EMC
8 29 (6.97%) Oracle
8 29 (6.97%) Red Hat
9 26 (6.25%) Splunk
10 22 (5.29%) Dell
11 19 (4.57%) Symantec
12 17 (4.09%) IBM
13 14 (3.37%) CheckPoint
13 14 (3.37%) Veeam
14 13 (3.13%) SolarWinds
15 12 (2.88%) Juniper
16 11 (2.64%) Dell Compellent
17 9 (2.16%) F5
18 7 (1.68%) 3PAR
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