Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Infrastructure Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Management over the 6 months to 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Infrastructure Management
England > London
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 537 534 520
Rank change year-on-year -3 -14 +28
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Management 107 61 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 43 58
London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +6.45%
10th Percentile £258 £413 £333
90th Percentile £683 £550 £775
England median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
London median hourly rate - £27.50 -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -

Infrastructure Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,392 36,034 36,881
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.59% 85.99% 84.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,494 25,928 26,317
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £310 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +3.93% +1.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 425 457
London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +9.59%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.50 £50.40
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +15.00%

Infrastructure Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Infrastructure Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Management in London

Infrastructure Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Management in London

Infrastructure Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management in London over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Management in London

Infrastructure Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Management in London

Infrastructure Management
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 Infrastructure Management within the London region over the 6 months to 24 January 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
Central London -9 23 £563 +32.35% 10
East London - 4 £423 -
West London -20 3 £425 -15.00% 3
North London -6 2 £430 +10.26%
Infrastructure Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Infrastructure Management.

1 45 (42.06%) Finance
2 35 (32.71%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (27.10%) DevOps
4 25 (23.36%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (23.36%) Windows
5 23 (21.50%) Linux
5 23 (21.50%) Configuration Management
6 21 (19.63%) DNS
6 21 (19.63%) Microsoft
6 21 (19.63%) Puppet
7 18 (16.82%) TCP/IP
7 18 (16.82%) Python
7 18 (16.82%) Project Management
8 17 (15.89%) Web Services
8 17 (15.89%) Open Source
9 16 (14.95%) Ansible
10 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (14.02%) Git (software)
10 15 (14.02%) Java
10 15 (14.02%) Firewall
10 15 (14.02%) Management Information System
10 15 (14.02%) VMware
11 14 (13.08%) Banking
11 14 (13.08%) Problem Management
11 14 (13.08%) SSL
11 14 (13.08%) HP
11 14 (13.08%) Jenkins
11 14 (13.08%) Windows Server
12 13 (12.15%) SDLC
12 13 (12.15%) Security Cleared

Infrastructure Management
Co-occurring 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 10 (9.35%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.48%) OpenStack
3 7 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.54%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.54%) Skype for Business
4 6 (5.61%) Confluence
4 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.74%) Apache
5 4 (3.74%) CMS
5 4 (3.74%) IIS
5 4 (3.74%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.87%) nginx
7 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Endur
1 1 (0.93%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 25 (23.36%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (7.48%) IaaS
4 8 (7.48%) Office 365
5 7 (6.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (6.54%) Fastly
6 6 (5.61%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (3.74%) GitHub
8 3 (2.80%) PaaS
8 3 (2.80%) SaaS
9 2 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.87%) Bluemix
9 2 (1.87%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.93%) Akamai
10 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.93%) Serverless
10 1 (0.93%) Slack
10 1 (0.93%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.63%) DNS
2 18 (16.82%) TCP/IP
3 15 (14.02%) Firewall
4 14 (13.08%) SSL
5 11 (10.28%) Internet
6 9 (8.41%) HTTP
6 9 (8.41%) VPN
7 7 (6.54%) Skype
8 6 (5.61%) DHCP
8 6 (5.61%) SAN
9 5 (4.67%) IPsec
10 4 (3.74%) LAN
10 4 (3.74%) WAN
10 4 (3.74%) Wireless
11 3 (2.80%) Kerberos
11 3 (2.80%) MPLS
11 3 (2.80%) SMS
12 2 (1.87%) OSPF
12 2 (1.87%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (1.87%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.35%) Big Data
2 8 (7.48%) Hadoop
3 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.61%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.67%) MySQL
6 4 (3.74%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.80%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.93%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (14.02%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.08%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.54%) Maven
4 6 (5.61%) JIRA
5 4 (3.74%) Ant
5 4 (3.74%) MSI
5 4 (3.74%) SoapUI
5 4 (3.74%) Subversion
5 4 (3.74%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.74%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.87%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.87%) Bundler
6 2 (1.87%) ClearQuest
6 2 (1.87%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.87%) Gradle
6 2 (1.87%) gulp
6 2 (1.87%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.87%) JUnit
6 2 (1.87%) Selenium
6 2 (1.87%) Toad
General
1 45 (42.06%) Finance
2 14 (13.08%) Banking
3 13 (12.15%) Legal
4 7 (6.54%) Financial Institution
5 5 (4.67%) Publishing
6 3 (2.80%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.93%) Retail
8 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (14.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (13.08%) Architect
3 12 (11.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (9.35%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (6.54%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (6.54%) Developer
5 7 (6.54%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Integration Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 5 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (4.67%) Administrator
7 5 (4.67%) Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (4.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (3.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.89%) Web Services
2 6 (5.61%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (5.61%) Spring
3 5 (4.67%) JSON
4 4 (3.74%) Hibernate
4 4 (3.74%) HTML
4 4 (3.74%) XML
5 3 (2.80%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.80%) CSS
6 2 (1.87%) CSS3
6 2 (1.87%) HTML5
6 2 (1.87%) Java EE
6 2 (1.87%) JPA
6 2 (1.87%) LAMP
6 2 (1.87%) LDAP
6 2 (1.87%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (1.87%) Node.js
6 2 (1.87%) RESTful
6 2 (1.87%) Servlets
6 2 (1.87%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.02%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.41%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.41%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.61%) EMC VNX
4 5 (4.67%) Equities
4 5 (4.67%) Hedge funds
4 5 (4.67%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.67%) Replication
5 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.80%) PKI
7 2 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.87%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.87%) Life Science
8 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.93%) Infotainment
8 1 (0.93%) iPad
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.36%) Windows
2 23 (21.50%) Linux
3 14 (13.08%) Windows Server
4 10 (9.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.61%) Unix
7 5 (4.67%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.67%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.87%) SUSE
10 1 (0.93%) CentOS
10 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (32.71%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (27.10%) DevOps
3 23 (21.50%) Configuration Management
4 18 (16.82%) Project Management
5 17 (15.89%) Open Source
6 14 (13.08%) Problem Management
7 13 (12.15%) ITIL
7 13 (12.15%) SDLC
8 11 (10.28%) Load Balancing
9 10 (9.35%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (8.41%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (7.48%) Migration
11 8 (7.48%) Scrum
12 7 (6.54%) Agile Project Management
12 7 (6.54%) CRM
12 7 (6.54%) Server Virtualisation
13 6 (5.61%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (5.61%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (5.61%) Integration Testing
14 5 (4.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.82%) Python
2 15 (14.02%) Java
3 13 (12.15%) Bash Shell
3 13 (12.15%) PowerShell
4 11 (10.28%) SQL
5 10 (9.35%) Perl
6 7 (6.54%) Go
7 4 (3.74%) C
7 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.74%) Ruby
7 4 (3.74%) VB
7 4 (3.74%) VBScript
8 2 (1.87%) C#
8 2 (1.87%) C++
8 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.93%) Groovy
9 1 (0.93%) PHP
9 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (12.15%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.21%) Degree
3 4 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.80%) APMP
4 3 (2.80%) CCNA
4 3 (2.80%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (2.80%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.80%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.87%) CCNP
5 2 (1.87%) CISSP
5 2 (1.87%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.93%) CCDP
6 1 (0.93%) CCIE
6 1 (0.93%) CEH
6 1 (0.93%) MCITP
6 1 (0.93%) MCTS
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) QA
2 3 (2.80%) PMO
3 2 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (12.15%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.41%) Hyper-V
4 8 (7.48%) Docker
5 7 (6.54%) Varnish
5 7 (6.54%) XenApp
6 6 (5.61%) Terminal Services
7 5 (4.67%) BitLocker
7 5 (4.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.80%) NFS
9 2 (1.87%) HDFS
9 2 (1.87%) OpenDJ
9 2 (1.87%) OpenIDM
9 2 (1.87%) vCloud
9 2 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.87%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.87%) vSphere
10 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.93%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (19.63%) Puppet
2 16 (14.95%) Ansible
3 8 (7.48%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (6.54%) SCCM
5 6 (5.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (3.74%) Terraform
7 2 (1.87%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.93%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.93%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.93%) logstash
8 1 (0.93%) OpenView
8 1 (0.93%) OSSEC
8 1 (0.93%) Salt
8 1 (0.93%) Suricata
Vendors
1 21 (19.63%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.02%) VMware
3 14 (13.08%) HP
4 12 (11.21%) Cisco
4 12 (11.21%) Red Hat
5 11 (10.28%) Dell
6 8 (7.48%) EMC
6 8 (7.48%) Oracle
6 8 (7.48%) Splunk
7 7 (6.54%) CheckPoint
7 7 (6.54%) Citrix
8 6 (5.61%) Altiris
8 6 (5.61%) Cloudera
8 6 (5.61%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (5.61%) Symantec
9 5 (4.67%) Google
9 5 (4.67%) NetApp
9 5 (4.67%) OpenLink
10 4 (3.74%) IBM
10 4 (3.74%) SaltStack