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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 260 287 261
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -26
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 151 140 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.63% 0.56% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.60% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 95 101
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£350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £277 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Average hourly rate £101.73 £31.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+228.16% +16.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.11 £31.00 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £168.35 £31.00 £26.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
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
22045 23287 24756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.78% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14996 15957 16253
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 446 630
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -0.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 August 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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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 +29 30 £350 -2.77% 29
Docklands, London - 4 £275 -
Kingston Upon Thames -1 1 £275 - 1
Sidcup - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Hayes - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 192 (66.21%) Windows
2 165 (56.90%) VMware
3 144 (49.66%) Active Directory
4 110 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 107 (36.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 96 (33.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 76 (26.21%) Citrix
8 72 (24.83%) Cisco
9 68 (23.45%) MS Exchange
10 66 (22.76%) Linux
11 65 (22.41%) SAN
12 59 (20.34%) DNS
13 55 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
14 54 (18.62%) Windows Server 2003
15 50 (17.24%) SCCM
16 46 (15.86%) SQL
17 45 (15.52%) XenApp
18 43 (14.83%) vSphere
19 42 (14.48%) Firewall
20 39 (13.45%) SQL Server
21 38 (13.10%) ITIL
22 37 (12.76%) Exchange Server 2010
23 34 (11.72%) MS Excel
23 34 (11.72%) DHCP
23 34 (11.72%) Windows 7
23 34 (11.72%) SCOM
24 33 (11.38%) SharePoint
24 33 (11.38%) NetApp
25 32 (11.03%) PowerShell
26 31 (10.69%) Hyper-V

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 68 (23.45%) MS Exchange
2 37 (12.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (11.38%) SharePoint
4 27 (9.31%) IIS
5 22 (7.59%) Apache
6 20 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (6.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (2.76%) Lync
11 7 (2.41%) WebSphere
11 7 (2.41%) OpenStack
12 6 (2.07%) Tomcat
12 6 (2.07%) WebLogic
13 3 (1.03%) IBM HTTP Server
13 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.69%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.69%) GemFire
Applications
1 34 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.24%) MS Office
3 3 (1.03%) MS Project
4 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.34%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.34%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.45%) Office 365
3 8 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.38%) IaaS
5 3 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.69%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (22.41%) SAN
2 59 (20.34%) DNS
3 42 (14.48%) Firewall
4 34 (11.72%) DHCP
5 23 (7.93%) WAN
5 23 (7.93%) TCP/IP
6 22 (7.59%) LAN
7 20 (6.90%) NAS
8 15 (5.17%) VoIP
9 12 (4.14%) Wireless
9 12 (4.14%) Network Security
10 9 (3.10%) MPLS
10 9 (3.10%) VPN
11 8 (2.76%) SSL
12 7 (2.41%) Kerberos
12 7 (2.41%) Internet
13 6 (2.07%) LDAP
14 5 (1.72%) BIG-IP
14 5 (1.72%) VLAN
14 5 (1.72%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (2.41%) MySQL
4 7 (2.41%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.07%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.72%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.72%) Big Data
6 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.03%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.03%) DB2
8 3 (1.03%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (0.69%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.69%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Hudson
1 4 (1.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.03%) RSpec
2 3 (1.03%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.34%) Introscope
General
1 31 (10.69%) Finance
2 17 (5.86%) Banking
3 14 (4.83%) Publishing
4 9 (3.10%) Retail
5 7 (2.41%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.41%) Law
5 7 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.72%) Advertising
7 4 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.69%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Marketing
9 1 (0.34%) German Language
9 1 (0.34%) Front Office
9 1 (0.34%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.41%) HTML
2 6 (2.07%) .NET
3 5 (1.72%) Middleware
3 5 (1.72%) HTML5
4 4 (1.38%) Web Services
5 3 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.03%) LAMP
6 2 (0.69%) Java EE
6 2 (0.69%) Memcached
6 2 (0.69%) Worklight
7 1 (0.34%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.34%) WCF
7 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.17%) Clustering
2 11 (3.79%) Blackberry
3 10 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.45%) Open Source
4 9 (3.10%) Replication
5 7 (2.41%) NHS
6 5 (1.72%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.38%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.38%) PKI
7 4 (1.38%) Spread Betting
8 3 (1.03%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.03%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.69%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.69%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.69%) CLARiiON
9 2 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.69%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (0.34%) Celerra
10 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 192 (66.21%) Windows
2 107 (36.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (22.76%) Linux
4 55 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (18.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (11.72%) Windows 7
7 24 (8.28%) UNIX
8 18 (6.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (4.48%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.72%) AIX
10 5 (1.72%) Solaris
10 5 (1.72%) SUSE
10 5 (1.72%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.38%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.38%) VMS
12 3 (1.03%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.03%) SELinux
13 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (13.10%) ITIL
2 25 (8.62%) DevOps
3 21 (7.24%) Migration
4 20 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (3.79%) Service Delivery
7 10 (3.45%) Data Management
7 10 (3.45%) Load Balancing
7 10 (3.45%) Problem Management
7 10 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (3.10%) Change Management
9 8 (2.76%) Project Management
10 7 (2.41%) BCP
10 7 (2.41%) High Availability
11 6 (2.07%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (2.07%) Service Management
11 6 (2.07%) E-Commerce
12 5 (1.72%) Configuration Management
12 5 (1.72%) ITSM
12 5 (1.72%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (15.86%) SQL
2 32 (11.03%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.14%) Shell Script
3 12 (4.14%) Perl
4 9 (3.10%) Python
4 9 (3.10%) Ruby
5 7 (2.41%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.07%) C
7 4 (1.38%) Java
7 4 (1.38%) VBScript
8 3 (1.03%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.69%) PHP
9 2 (0.69%) VB
9 2 (0.69%) Jython
10 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.34%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (7.59%) MCSE
3 19 (6.55%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (5.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (5.52%) Degree
6 13 (4.48%) MCITP
7 12 (4.14%) CCNP
7 12 (4.14%) CCNA
8 8 (2.76%) MCTS
9 7 (2.41%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.41%) VCDX
9 7 (2.41%) VCAP
10 6 (2.07%) CCA
10 6 (2.07%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (1.72%) MCSA
12 4 (1.38%) MCP
12 4 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.38%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.38%) JNCIS
13 3 (1.03%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.41%) SLA
2 5 (1.72%) QA
3 2 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 144 (49.66%) Active Directory
2 96 (33.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (15.52%) XenApp
4 43 (14.83%) vSphere
5 31 (10.69%) Hyper-V
6 19 (6.55%) vCloud
7 15 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (5.17%) XenServer
8 14 (4.83%) VMware ESX
9 7 (2.41%) XenDesktop
10 6 (2.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (1.72%) Terminal Services
12 4 (1.38%) Xen
12 4 (1.38%) NLBS
12 4 (1.38%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (1.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 3 (1.03%) RHEV
13 3 (1.03%) UAG
14 2 (0.69%) NFS
14 2 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 50 (17.24%) SCCM
2 34 (11.72%) SCOM
3 21 (7.24%) Puppet
4 17 (5.86%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (3.79%) Backup Exec
6 9 (3.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (2.07%) Foglight
7 6 (2.07%) SCOrch
7 6 (2.07%) Ansible
8 5 (1.72%) SCSM
8 5 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.38%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.38%) MIMEsweeper
10 3 (1.03%) MAILsweeper
10 3 (1.03%) WSUS
10 3 (1.03%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.69%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 165 (56.90%) VMware
2 110 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 76 (26.21%) Citrix
4 72 (24.83%) Cisco
5 33 (11.38%) NetApp
6 26 (8.97%) HP
7 20 (6.90%) Oracle
8 19 (6.55%) IBM
8 19 (6.55%) Red Hat
9 15 (5.17%) EMC
9 15 (5.17%) Symantec
10 12 (4.14%) CheckPoint
11 10 (3.45%) F5
12 9 (3.10%) JBoss
12 9 (3.10%) AppSense
13 7 (2.41%) Juniper
13 7 (2.41%) McAfee
14 6 (2.07%) Sophos
14 6 (2.07%) Altiris
15 5 (1.72%) Blue Coat
City, London
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Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
North London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £380 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 - £1.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £30.00 - £35.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Corporate Project Solutions
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Corporate Project Solutions
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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City of London
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