The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 147 190 198
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 3 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.095% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 5
Average daily rate £388 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £333 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £430 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £345
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Infrastructure Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3006 4882 5549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.43% 95.02% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2364 3744 3993
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £610 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 84 90
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.08% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.01 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Infrastructure Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Infrastructure Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Infrastructure Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
5 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
5 1 (11.11%) Server Building
5 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) CentOS
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) HP Operations Orchestration

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Infrastructure Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (11.11%) FTP
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CMDB
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Derivative
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
1 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) CentOS
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Server Building
2 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCA
1 1 (11.11%) CCEE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) UAG
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Murex
3 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) Reuters