Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Windows Infrastructure Engineer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 July 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 > City of London
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 235 282
Rank change year-on-year +4 +47 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 5 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.076% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 10
City of London median daily rate £438 £425 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +23.64% -7.72%
10th Percentile £406 £286 £213
90th Percentile £479 £548 £488
London median daily rate £423 £350 £406
% change year-on-year +20.71% -13.85% +35.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6268 6562 10812
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.74% 95.27% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4824 5301 8265
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £310 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 82 170
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% - +1.60%
10th Percentile £12.52 £11.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £30.07 £32.23 £37.01
London median hourly rate £21.25 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% -2.56% +11.43%

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

Windows 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 Windows Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London.

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

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 City of 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
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) SCOM
5 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
5 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) SaaS
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Network Management

Windows 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 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%) iSCSI
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
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 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Server Building
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
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