The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 530 539 521
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 60 47 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.093% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.10% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 24
Average daily rate
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£375 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £343 £445
% change year-on-year
-0.72% -23.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £41.25 - £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 - £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 - £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 - £25.00
Infrastructure Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49243 46583 44268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.84% 92.15% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32057 28819 26941
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1828 1854 1961
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.92% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Infrastructure Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Infrastructure Consultant
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Infrastructure Consultant Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Infrastructure Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +16 24 £438 +36.87% 2
South East -15 21 £313 -4.58% 4
North West -29 5 £450 +5.88% 1
East of England +4 3 - - 1
Yorkshire -27 3 £355 +42.00% 1
North East - 2 £265 -
South West -9 1 £210 -59.02% 2
East Midlands -10 1 £300 -25.00% 1
Infrastructure Consultant
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Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 71 (60.17%) Windows
2 56 (47.46%) VMware
3 40 (33.90%) Microsoft
4 37 (31.36%) Active Directory
5 33 (27.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (25.42%) Citrix
7 29 (24.58%) Migration
7 29 (24.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (24.58%) Data Centre
8 28 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (21.19%) vSphere
9 25 (21.19%) SAN
10 21 (17.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (17.80%) SCCM
11 19 (16.10%) PowerShell
12 18 (15.25%) Firewall
12 18 (15.25%) HP
12 18 (15.25%) WAN
13 17 (14.41%) Linux
13 17 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (14.41%) XenApp
14 16 (13.56%) NAS
15 15 (12.71%) VMware ESXi
15 15 (12.71%) LAN
15 15 (12.71%) MCSE
15 15 (12.71%) SharePoint
15 15 (12.71%) Finance
16 14 (11.86%) ITIL
17 13 (11.02%) Disaster Recovery
18 12 (10.17%) IIS

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 15 (12.71%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.17%) IIS
3 10 (8.47%) MS Exchange
4 8 (6.78%) Lync
4 8 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (5.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.08%) Office 365
3 3 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.19%) SAN
2 18 (15.25%) WAN
2 18 (15.25%) Firewall
3 16 (13.56%) NAS
4 15 (12.71%) LAN
5 8 (6.78%) DNS
5 8 (6.78%) NetScaler
6 6 (5.08%) DHCP
7 5 (4.24%) TCP/IP
7 5 (4.24%) Unified Communications
8 4 (3.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (2.54%) ATM
10 2 (1.69%) VoIP
10 2 (1.69%) SMTP
10 2 (1.69%) OSPF
10 2 (1.69%) BGP
10 2 (1.69%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.85%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.85%) EDMS
4 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.39%) MSI
2 2 (1.69%) JIRA
3 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.85%) IntelliJ
General
1 15 (12.71%) Finance
2 2 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (0.85%) Retail
3 1 (0.85%) Marketing
3 1 (0.85%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.63%) Middleware
2 4 (3.39%) Application Packaging
3 3 (2.54%) Web Services
4 2 (1.69%) .NET
5 1 (0.85%) XML
5 1 (0.85%) Flash
5 1 (0.85%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.58%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.47%) Enterprise Storage
2 10 (8.47%) Replication
3 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.39%) Clustering
5 2 (1.69%) PKI
5 2 (1.69%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.69%) Celerra
5 2 (1.69%) FMCG
5 2 (1.69%) iSeries
6 1 (0.85%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.85%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.85%) EMC Centera
6 1 (0.85%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.85%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 71 (60.17%) Windows
2 29 (24.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (17.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (14.41%) Linux
6 11 (9.32%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.39%) UNIX
8 3 (2.54%) SUSE
8 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.69%) Solaris
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.58%) Migration
2 14 (11.86%) ITIL
3 13 (11.02%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (5.93%) Change Management
5 7 (5.93%) Project Management
6 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (3.39%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.54%) Service Management
8 3 (2.54%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.54%) PRINCE
8 3 (2.54%) Information Security
8 3 (2.54%) Content Management
8 3 (2.54%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (2.54%) Load Balancing
8 3 (2.54%) Information Architecture
8 3 (2.54%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (2.54%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.54%) WAN Optimisation
9 2 (1.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.10%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.93%) SQL
3 3 (2.54%) C
4 2 (1.69%) Perl
4 2 (1.69%) Python
5 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (12.71%) MCSE
3 8 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.93%) MCSA
4 7 (5.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (5.93%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.08%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.08%) CCNP
6 5 (4.24%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (4.24%) CCEE
7 4 (3.39%) CCNA
8 3 (2.54%) CCA
9 2 (1.69%) CISSP
9 2 (1.69%) MCITP
9 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.85%) MCSM
10 1 (0.85%) Degree
10 1 (0.85%) MCTS
10 1 (0.85%) RHCE
10 1 (0.85%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (31.36%) Active Directory
2 33 (27.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (21.19%) vSphere
4 17 (14.41%) XenApp
5 15 (12.71%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (8.47%) Hyper-V
7 9 (7.63%) XenDesktop
8 7 (5.93%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (4.24%) XenServer
10 3 (2.54%) UAG
10 3 (2.54%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.69%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.85%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.85%) vCloud
12 1 (0.85%) Docker
12 1 (0.85%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 21 (17.80%) SCCM
2 9 (7.63%) OpenView
3 5 (4.24%) SCOM
4 4 (3.39%) EdgeSight
5 3 (2.54%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.69%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.69%) WSUS
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.69%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.85%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.85%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.85%) Mesos
7 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.85%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.85%) Foglight
Vendors
1 56 (47.46%) VMware
2 40 (33.90%) Microsoft
3 30 (25.42%) Citrix
4 18 (15.25%) HP
5 12 (10.17%) Cisco
6 9 (7.63%) Veritas
6 9 (7.63%) Veeam
7 7 (5.93%) EMC
7 7 (5.93%) NetApp
8 5 (4.24%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.24%) CheckPoint
8 5 (4.24%) IBM
8 5 (4.24%) Dell
8 5 (4.24%) F5
9 4 (3.39%) AppSense
9 4 (3.39%) Juniper
9 4 (3.39%) Oracle
10 3 (2.54%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.54%) Dell Compellent
11 2 (1.69%) 3PAR
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