The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Windows Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 415 400 415
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 20 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 16
Median daily rate £400 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Windows 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
21443 22185 23279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 94.99% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15237 15665 16113
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 £617 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 350 441
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Infrastructure Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Windows 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 Windows Infrastructure Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 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 +14 2 £338 -8.78%
Canary Wharf - 1 £325 -
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
England

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Windows 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 Windows Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 30 (68.18%) Active Directory
4 29 (65.91%) VMware
5 28 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 19 (43.18%) MS Exchange
7 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (40.91%) SAN
8 18 (40.91%) Firewall
9 17 (38.64%) Citrix
9 17 (38.64%) Cisco
10 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
11 12 (27.27%) SQL
11 12 (27.27%) ITIL
11 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (25.00%) DNS
12 11 (25.00%) HP
13 10 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (22.73%) NetApp
13 10 (22.73%) CCNA
13 10 (22.73%) DHCP
14 9 (20.45%) IIS
15 8 (18.18%) Skype for Business
15 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
15 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
15 8 (18.18%) XenApp
16 7 (15.91%) Windows 7

Windows 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 19 (43.18%) MS Exchange
2 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.45%) IIS
4 8 (18.18%) Skype for Business
5 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (6.82%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (4.55%) Apache
7 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
8 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.36%) Office 365
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.55%) OneDrive
3 2 (4.55%) SaaS
4 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) Firewall
1 18 (40.91%) SAN
2 11 (25.00%) DNS
3 10 (22.73%) DHCP
4 7 (15.91%) VLAN
5 6 (13.64%) iSCSI
6 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (9.09%) LAN
7 4 (9.09%) NAS
7 4 (9.09%) VPN
7 4 (9.09%) WAN
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (6.82%) Wireless
9 2 (4.55%) Internet
9 2 (4.55%) MPLS
9 2 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (4.55%) Skype
9 2 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.27%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.27%) MSI
1 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) EMC VNX
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.27%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 28 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
7 5 (11.36%) Linux
7 5 (11.36%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.55%) Android
8 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.55%) Mac OS
8 2 (4.55%) Solaris
8 2 (4.55%) Unix
8 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.27%) CentOS
9 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) ITIL
2 4 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (9.09%) Server Building
3 3 (6.82%) Data Management
3 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (4.55%) DevOps
4 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.55%) High Availability
4 2 (4.55%) Investment Management
4 2 (4.55%) Migration
4 2 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.27%) Change Control
5 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) AWK
4 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
4 1 (2.27%) Ruby
4 1 (2.27%) sed
4 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) CCNA
1 10 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.09%) MCSE
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.27%) CCNP
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) MCITP
4 1 (2.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 30 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 8 (18.18%) XenApp
4 5 (11.36%) VMware ESX
4 5 (11.36%) vSphere
5 4 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (6.82%) DFS Replication
6 3 (6.82%) ISA Server
6 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (4.55%) vCloud
7 2 (4.55%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.27%) Samba
8 1 (2.27%) StorNext
8 1 (2.27%) UAG
8 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.27%) Xen
8 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCOM
2 5 (11.36%) SCCM
3 4 (9.09%) SCVMM
4 3 (6.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (4.55%) Ansible
5 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.55%) Puppet
5 2 (4.55%) WSUS
6 1 (2.27%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.27%) HP SIM
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Salt
6 1 (2.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (2.27%) WMI
6 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) VMware
2 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (38.64%) Cisco
3 17 (38.64%) Citrix
4 11 (25.00%) HP
5 10 (22.73%) NetApp
6 5 (11.36%) Dell
6 5 (11.36%) Juniper
7 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 4 (9.09%) Dell Compellent
7 4 (9.09%) Palo Alto
7 4 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 4 (9.09%) Symantec
8 3 (6.82%) Mitel
9 2 (4.55%) EMC
9 2 (4.55%) Veeam
10 1 (2.27%) Avaya
10 1 (2.27%) IBM
10 1 (2.27%) Red Box
10 1 (2.27%) Red Hat