Period
to 20 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Windows Infrastructure Engineer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 241 257
Rank change year-on-year -51 +16 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 5 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.055% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 9
Central London median daily rate £388 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.82% +13.33%
10th Percentile £272 £159 £300
90th Percentile £425 £479 £543
London median daily rate £400 £401 £350
% change year-on-year -0.12% +14.43% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Central London
Contract vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 8,642 7,049 7,803
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 96.17% 95.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,715 5,332 6,127
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £675 £650 £644
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 84 95
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £16.96 £19.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.26% -15.16% +2.51%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.41 £11.25
90th Percentile £38.60 £30.07 £45.63
London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £18.87
% change year-on-year -2.27% +16.60% -4.30%

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings that featured Windows Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Infrastructure Engineer in Central London

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Infrastructure Engineer in Central London

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Infrastructure Engineer in Central London over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Infrastructure Engineer in Central London

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Infrastructure Engineer in Central London

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Central 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 Central London region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -23 4 £375 -16.67% 4
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
London

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, Windows Infrastructure Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region featuring Windows Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
5 1 (20.00%) NFS
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) Replication
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) iSCSI

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Reinsurance
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk