The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Infrastructure Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 111 110 129
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.12% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £341 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £356 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 -
Infrastructure Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1855 2341 2477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.84% 91.88% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 1217 1305
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 150 61
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the Berkshire region.

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the Berkshire region.

Infrastructure Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Infrastructure Consultant 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 Berkshire region featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (58.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) Symantec
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) HP
5 5 (41.67%) VB
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) SMTP
5 5 (41.67%) DHCP
5 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
5 5 (41.67%) Electronics
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
5 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (41.67%) Skype
5 5 (41.67%) AirWatch
5 5 (41.67%) Data Centre

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) iPlanet
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) Skype
1 5 (41.67%) SMTP
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (41.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Android
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) AIX
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) Data Centre Operations
2 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (41.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (41.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
1 5 (41.67%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) Java
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) AirWatch
1 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
1 5 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (41.67%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Symantec
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) MobileIron
5 1 (8.33%) BEA
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Sun