Period
to 21 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 May 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.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 224 227
Rank change year-on-year -20 +3 +53
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 11 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.065% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.068% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 1
City of London median daily rate £475 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -18.42% +26.67%
10th Percentile £363 £334 £463
90th Percentile £525 £431 £488
Central London median daily rate £475 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +26.67% -9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 the City of 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
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,548 5,852 6,182
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.62% 95.73% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,159 4,498 4,936
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £295
90th Percentile £688 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 61 85
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.44 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.22% -12.80% +7.53%
10th Percentile £11.81 £12.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £36.85 £30.07 £45.63
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £16.46 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.61% -17.70% +8.11%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, Senior 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 City of London region featuring Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (36.36%) Ivanti
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) SAN
6 4 (36.36%) Splunk
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) IaaS
7 3 (27.27%) Hitachi
7 3 (27.27%) EMC
7 3 (27.27%) Tivoli
7 3 (27.27%) McAfee
7 3 (27.27%) Firewall
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) C
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) PaaS
7 3 (27.27%) Banking
8 2 (18.18%) Juniper
8 2 (18.18%) International Banking
8 2 (18.18%) SCCM
8 2 (18.18%) SCOM
8 2 (18.18%) Puppet

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) IaaS
2 3 (27.27%) PaaS
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Office 365
4 1 (9.09%) OneDrive
4 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) Skype
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) International Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Fintech
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Android
5 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Server Hardening
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) C
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) BitLocker
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) VMware NSX
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Tivoli
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
3 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) MaaS360
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) SnapVault
3 1 (9.09%) Terraform
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Ivanti
3 4 (36.36%) Splunk
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) EMC
4 3 (27.27%) Hitachi
4 3 (27.27%) McAfee
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Juniper
6 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
6 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) CommVault
6 1 (9.09%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Lumension
6 1 (9.09%) Meraki
6 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto