Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Wintel Infrastructure Engineer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 620 606 602
Rank change year-on-year -14 -4 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Infrastructure Engineer 6 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.013% 0.029% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.030% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 12
London median daily rate £300 £331 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.43% - +12.29%
10th Percentile £285 £281 £238
90th Percentile £420 £407 £387
England median daily rate £350 £381 £339
% change year-on-year -8.20% +12.55% +12.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.50 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year +51.16% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44141 42982 44791
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 95.02% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31959 30601 31582
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 551 558 689
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +3.28% +7.89%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Wintel Infrastructure Engineer in London

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wintel Infrastructure Engineer in London

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wintel Infrastructure Engineer in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wintel Infrastructure Engineer in London

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wintel Infrastructure Engineer in London

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Wintel 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 London region featuring Wintel Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) vCenter Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Server Building
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (16.67%) PowerCLI
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
1 1 (16.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (16.67%) NFS
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) PowerCLI
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) CommVault
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec