Period
to 13 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Windows Infrastructure Engineer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 277 260 273
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 5 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.058% 0.076% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.080% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Central London median daily rate £325 £356 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.77% -3.72% -1.00%
10th Percentile £296 £254 £219
90th Percentile £528 £424 £450
London median daily rate £380 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +4.83% +11.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - £43.00

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 8211 7538 9357
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.60% 95.44% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6384 5829 7255
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £310 £310 £275
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 87 125
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.17 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.45% -4.64% +9.09%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.20
90th Percentile £33.92 £52.08 £39.50
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.23 £19.02
% change year-on-year +4.00% +1.13% +8.66%

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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 -9 4 £325 -8.77% 1
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
London

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, 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 Central London region featuring Windows Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Nagios
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Runbook
1 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Altiris
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas