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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 217 279 277
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 203 130 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.91% 0.56% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.60% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 92 67
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£350 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.32 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.34% -27.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
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
20684 21615 20403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.43% 92.67% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14220 15100 13816
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £275
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 368 383 422
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £38.86 £45.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

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 1 May 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
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 1 May 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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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 +12 41 £350 +7.69% 12
Croydon +7 11 £350 -
New Malden - 2 - -
Uxbridge +5 1 - -
Canary Wharf -5 1 £313 -43.18%
Enfield - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £270 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £425 -
Brentford - 1 £375 -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 281 (69.21%) Windows
2 230 (56.65%) VMware
3 192 (47.29%) Active Directory
4 144 (35.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 139 (34.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 129 (31.77%) Microsoft
7 104 (25.62%) Cisco
7 104 (25.62%) Citrix
8 103 (25.37%) MS Exchange
8 103 (25.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 93 (22.91%) SAN
10 92 (22.66%) DNS
11 89 (21.92%) vSphere
12 86 (21.18%) Linux
13 81 (19.95%) ITIL
14 75 (18.47%) Firewall
15 74 (18.23%) Finance
16 73 (17.98%) Windows Server 2003
17 63 (15.52%) SQL Server
18 60 (14.78%) IIS
19 57 (14.04%) DHCP
20 54 (13.30%) Exchange Server 2010
21 53 (13.05%) SQL
22 52 (12.81%) NetApp
22 52 (12.81%) Microsoft Certification
23 49 (12.07%) HP
24 46 (11.33%) Red Hat
24 46 (11.33%) SCCM
25 44 (10.84%) Hyper-V
25 44 (10.84%) Migration

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 103 (25.37%) MS Exchange
2 60 (14.78%) IIS
3 54 (13.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (7.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (7.39%) Apache
6 28 (6.90%) SharePoint
7 24 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 22 (5.42%) Tomcat
9 21 (5.17%) Lync
10 16 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (2.71%) OpenStack
12 8 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (1.48%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (0.99%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.99%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.74%) MediaWiki
15 3 (0.74%) Confluence
15 3 (0.74%) JBoss
16 2 (0.49%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 36 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.68%) MS Office
3 7 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.23%) RMDS
2 2 (0.49%) Eikon
2 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.19%) Office 365
4 11 (2.71%) IaaS
5 3 (0.74%) PaaS
6 2 (0.49%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.49%) SaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 93 (22.91%) SAN
2 92 (22.66%) DNS
3 75 (18.47%) Firewall
4 57 (14.04%) DHCP
5 42 (10.34%) WAN
6 41 (10.10%) TCP/IP
7 40 (9.85%) LAN
8 35 (8.62%) NAS
9 27 (6.65%) VPN
10 20 (4.93%) VLAN
11 16 (3.94%) SSL
12 15 (3.69%) FTP
12 15 (3.69%) MPLS
13 13 (3.20%) LDAP
13 13 (3.20%) Internet
14 12 (2.96%) NetScaler
15 11 (2.71%) Network Security
16 10 (2.46%) SNMP
16 10 (2.46%) iSCSI
17 8 (1.97%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.19%) Oracle Database
3 9 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.22%) MySQL
4 3 (0.74%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.49%) DTS
6 1 (0.25%) Sybase ASA
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.25%) Redis
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.25%) DB2
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.25%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 18 (4.43%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.19%) Jenkins
2 17 (4.19%) JIRA
2 17 (4.19%) Subversion
3 14 (3.45%) Maven
3 14 (3.45%) Gradle
3 14 (3.45%) TeamCity
3 14 (3.45%) Mercurial
4 13 (3.20%) MSBuild
4 13 (3.20%) Ant
5 8 (1.97%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.99%) Hudson
7 3 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.49%) MSI
9 1 (0.25%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.25%) Introscope
General
1 74 (18.23%) Finance
2 19 (4.68%) Banking
3 15 (3.69%) Back Office
4 10 (2.46%) Retail
5 7 (1.72%) Spanish Language
5 7 (1.72%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.72%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.72%) Publishing
6 4 (0.99%) Legal
7 3 (0.74%) Online Betting
7 3 (0.74%) Law
7 3 (0.74%) Advertising
8 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.25%) French Language
9 1 (0.25%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.25%) International Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Local Government
9 1 (0.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.91%) .NET
2 13 (3.20%) Django
2 13 (3.20%) Rendezvous
3 7 (1.72%) Web Services
3 7 (1.72%) XML
4 4 (0.99%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.74%) J2EE
6 2 (0.49%) EDI
6 2 (0.49%) OLE
6 2 (0.49%) OLE DB
6 2 (0.49%) Java EE
6 2 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.25%) LINQ
7 1 (0.25%) jQuery
7 1 (0.25%) Spring
7 1 (0.25%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.25%) JSON
7 1 (0.25%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.25%) REST
7 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.88%) Clustering
2 19 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.94%) Private Cloud
4 13 (3.20%) Blackberry
4 13 (3.20%) Fixed Income
5 10 (2.46%) PKI
6 7 (1.72%) Spread Betting
6 7 (1.72%) EqualLogic
6 7 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.72%) Replication
7 6 (1.48%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.23%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.23%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.99%) Enterprise Cloud
9 4 (0.99%) BYOD
9 4 (0.99%) CLARiiON
9 4 (0.99%) Handset
9 4 (0.99%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.99%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 281 (69.21%) Windows
2 139 (34.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 103 (25.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 86 (21.18%) Linux
5 73 (17.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (9.85%) Windows 7
7 32 (7.88%) UNIX
7 32 (7.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (3.20%) Solaris
8 13 (3.20%) Windows XP
9 10 (2.46%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.48%) Debian
11 5 (1.23%) CentOS
12 3 (0.74%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.74%) AIX
13 2 (0.49%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.49%) VMS
13 2 (0.49%) Android
14 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (19.95%) ITIL
2 44 (10.84%) Migration
3 28 (6.90%) Load Balancing
4 27 (6.65%) Problem Management
5 22 (5.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (5.17%) Project Management
7 18 (4.43%) Change Management
7 18 (4.43%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (3.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (3.69%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (3.45%) Release Management
9 14 (3.45%) Capacity Management
9 14 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (3.20%) ITIL V3
10 13 (3.20%) Technical Analysis
10 13 (3.20%) DevOps
11 12 (2.96%) E-Commerce
11 12 (2.96%) Service Delivery
12 11 (2.71%) Information Security
12 11 (2.71%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 53 (13.05%) SQL
2 40 (9.85%) PowerShell
3 24 (5.91%) Java
4 21 (5.17%) Python
5 17 (4.19%) Bash Shell
6 15 (3.69%) C++
7 13 (3.20%) Shell Script
8 10 (2.46%) Perl
9 8 (1.97%) VBScript
10 5 (1.23%) Ruby
10 5 (1.23%) C
11 3 (0.74%) VB
11 3 (0.74%) PHP
12 2 (0.49%) R
12 2 (0.49%) Groovy
13 1 (0.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 52 (12.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 40 (9.85%) MCSE
4 25 (6.16%) Security Cleared
5 23 (5.67%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (4.43%) SC Cleared
7 15 (3.69%) CCNA
7 15 (3.69%) MCSA
8 14 (3.45%) MCITP
8 14 (3.45%) Degree
9 13 (3.20%) CCNP
10 8 (1.97%) VCAP
11 7 (1.72%) VCDX
11 7 (1.72%) MCP
11 7 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (1.48%) VCP5
13 5 (1.23%) RHCT
13 5 (1.23%) CCA
14 4 (0.99%) MCSM
14 4 (0.99%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.72%) SLA
2 4 (0.99%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.49%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.25%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 192 (47.29%) Active Directory
2 144 (35.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (21.92%) vSphere
4 44 (10.84%) Hyper-V
5 37 (9.11%) VMware ESX
6 36 (8.87%) XenApp
7 22 (5.42%) vCloud
8 17 (4.19%) XenDesktop
9 15 (3.69%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (2.96%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (2.22%) XenServer
11 9 (2.22%) NFS
12 7 (1.72%) Xen
13 6 (1.48%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.99%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.99%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.74%) Postfix
15 3 (0.74%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.74%) Samba
15 3 (0.74%) iptables
Systems Management
1 46 (11.33%) SCCM
2 31 (7.64%) SCOM
3 17 (4.19%) Puppet
4 15 (3.69%) ITRS Geneos
5 14 (3.45%) BladeLogic
6 13 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (2.22%) SCOrch
8 8 (1.97%) Backup Exec
8 8 (1.97%) WSUS
9 7 (1.72%) vMotion
10 5 (1.23%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.23%) CA Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (0.99%) XenMobile
11 4 (0.99%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.74%) SCVMM
12 3 (0.74%) Nessus
12 3 (0.74%) MIMEsweeper
12 3 (0.74%) MAILsweeper
12 3 (0.74%) Foglight
Vendors
1 230 (56.65%) VMware
2 129 (31.77%) Microsoft
3 104 (25.62%) Cisco
3 104 (25.62%) Citrix
4 52 (12.81%) NetApp
5 49 (12.07%) HP
6 46 (11.33%) Red Hat
7 33 (8.13%) Oracle
8 28 (6.90%) Dell
9 20 (4.93%) EMC
9 20 (4.93%) F5
10 16 (3.94%) IBM
11 15 (3.69%) Splunk
12 14 (3.45%) TIBCO
13 12 (2.96%) CheckPoint
14 11 (2.71%) Juniper
15 10 (2.46%) McAfee
16 9 (2.22%) 3PAR
17 8 (1.97%) Symantec
18 7 (1.72%) Altiris
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Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Rate: From £275 to £315 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Rate: competitive
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Rate: competitive
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Rate: competitive
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