The table below looks at the statistics for the Network 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 Network Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 414 407 408
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 4 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.024% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.026% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£513 - £178
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Network 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
22117 23306 24261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.37% 92.92% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15108 16003 15957
Average daily rate £425 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
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 406 451 609
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Network Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Network Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Network 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 Network Infrastructure Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 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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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 - - - - 2
Network Infrastructure Engineer
England

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Network 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 Network Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Multicast
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
6 1 (12.50%) F5
6 1 (12.50%) Change Control
6 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
6 1 (12.50%) JNCIS
6 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) VMware

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Network 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 Network Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Multicast
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) NetScreen
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIS
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
2 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) McAfee
2 1 (12.50%) HP