The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Infrastructure Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Specialist
England / London
Rank 375 405 392
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 25 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.056% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.059% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 7
Median daily rate £450 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £325 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £478 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £389 £360
% change year-on-year
+9.32% +7.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - £25.00

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
18124 20377 20176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.02% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12990 14443 14183
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 307 337
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -13.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Infrastructure Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the London region.

Infrastructure Specialist Daily Rate Trend in London

Infrastructure Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Infrastructure Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in London

Infrastructure Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the London region.

Infrastructure Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in London

Infrastructure Specialist
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 Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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 +3 5 £458 -1.08% 1
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 24 (50.00%) Windows
2 20 (41.67%) Linux
3 19 (39.58%) Windows Server
4 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (33.33%) VMware
6 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (22.92%) Cisco
8 11 (22.92%) HP
8 11 (22.92%) SAN
9 10 (20.83%) 3PAR
10 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
11 8 (16.67%) Finance
11 8 (16.67%) Migration
11 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
12 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
12 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
12 7 (14.58%) Clustering
12 7 (14.58%) Citrix
12 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
12 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (14.58%) Firewall
12 7 (14.58%) ITIL
13 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (12.50%) Docker
14 5 (10.42%) Bluemix
14 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Clustering

Infrastructure Specialist 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 5 (10.42%) OpenStack
2 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.25%) IIS
3 3 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.08%) Liferay
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.42%) Bluemix
2 5 (10.42%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.17%) AWS OpsWorks
3 2 (4.17%) IaaS
3 2 (4.17%) Office 365
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.08%) GitHub
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) SAN
2 7 (14.58%) Firewall
3 6 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (6.25%) DHCP
4 3 (6.25%) DNS
4 3 (6.25%) Internet
5 2 (4.17%) FTP
5 2 (4.17%) LAN
5 2 (4.17%) NAS
5 2 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (4.17%) VSAN
5 2 (4.17%) WAN
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.08%) DMZ
6 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.08%) Network Security
6 1 (2.08%) Skype
6 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.08%) HBase
3 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.08%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
1 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Law
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Electronics
5 1 (2.08%) Front Office
5 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (2.08%) ISPF
1 1 (2.08%) Matplotlib
1 1 (2.08%) Middleware
1 1 (2.08%) NumPy
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (2.08%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.58%) Clustering
3 4 (8.33%) EMC VNX
4 3 (6.25%) Replication
5 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.17%) PKI
5 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.08%) DataPower
6 1 (2.08%) Derivative
6 1 (2.08%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (2.08%) Equities
6 1 (2.08%) HP Storage
6 1 (2.08%) iSeries
6 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.08%) Tandem
6 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (50.00%) Windows
2 20 (41.67%) Linux
3 19 (39.58%) Windows Server
4 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (10.42%) Unix
8 4 (8.33%) CentOS
9 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.08%) AIX
10 1 (2.08%) Debian
10 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) Migration
2 7 (14.58%) ITIL
3 5 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.25%) Change Control
5 2 (4.17%) Analytics
5 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.17%) Coaching
5 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.17%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (4.17%) DevOps
5 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
5 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.17%) Time Management
5 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (2.08%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
1 5 (10.42%) Python
2 4 (8.33%) SQL
3 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.17%) C
4 2 (4.17%) C++
4 2 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) JCL
5 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) CCNA
1 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) MCSE
4 2 (4.17%) MCITP
4 2 (4.17%) MCP
4 2 (4.17%) MCSA
5 1 (2.08%) CCNP
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.50%) Docker
4 5 (10.42%) XenApp
5 4 (8.33%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.17%) GlusterFS
6 2 (4.17%) Samba
6 2 (4.17%) UAG
7 1 (2.08%) DFS Replication
7 1 (2.08%) GPFS
7 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.08%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (10.42%) NetBackup
2 4 (8.33%) Terraform
3 2 (4.17%) Puppet
3 2 (4.17%) SCCM
3 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.08%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) VMware
2 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.92%) Cisco
3 11 (22.92%) HP
4 10 (20.83%) 3PAR
5 7 (14.58%) Citrix
5 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
6 5 (10.42%) Brocade
6 5 (10.42%) EMC
6 5 (10.42%) Symantec
7 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.25%) IBM
7 3 (6.25%) Oracle
8 2 (4.17%) CommVault
8 2 (4.17%) Juniper
8 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.08%) F5
9 1 (2.08%) Isilon
9 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.08%) Veeam
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