The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Infrastructure Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 551 559 556
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 73 64 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 38 41
Median daily rate £453 £398 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.83% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £287 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £533 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £355 £388
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -8.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -
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
46856 50029 49209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30915 32483 30579
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1539 1928 1999
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 30 September 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 42 £475 +5.55% 7
South East +9 16 £425 +20.14% 2
West Midlands - 6 £413 - 1
South West +15 2 - -
Yorkshire +12 2 £350 +21.73%
East of England +4 2 - -
East Midlands -9 2 £350 +16.66%
North West +12 1 £350 -22.22%
Infrastructure Consultant
UK

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 England region featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 63 (53.85%) Windows
2 50 (42.74%) VMware
3 39 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 34 (29.06%) Windows Server
5 28 (23.93%) Microsoft
6 27 (23.08%) Migration
6 27 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (21.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (20.51%) Firewall
8 24 (20.51%) Linux
9 22 (18.80%) Cisco
9 22 (18.80%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (17.95%) Finance
11 20 (17.09%) PowerShell
12 19 (16.24%) Microsoft Azure
13 18 (15.38%) Security Cleared
13 18 (15.38%) DNS
14 17 (14.53%) SQL
15 16 (13.68%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (13.68%) Hyper-V
16 15 (12.82%) MS Exchange
16 15 (12.82%) DHCP
16 15 (12.82%) Data Centre
17 14 (11.97%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
17 14 (11.97%) SC Cleared
18 13 (11.11%) SCCM
18 13 (11.11%) IIS
19 12 (10.26%) Office 365
20 11 (9.40%) Banking

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 15 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.11%) IIS
3 10 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (5.98%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.42%) IBM Notes
5 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.56%) Apache
6 3 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.56%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.71%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.71%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.85%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) InfoPath
1 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.71%) MS Office
1 2 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.71%) HFM
2 2 (1.71%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (10.26%) Office 365
3 10 (8.55%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.71%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.85%) IaaS
6 1 (0.85%) PaaS
6 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.51%) Firewall
2 18 (15.38%) DNS
3 15 (12.82%) DHCP
4 8 (6.84%) LAN
4 8 (6.84%) SMTP
4 8 (6.84%) WAN
5 7 (5.98%) Skype
6 5 (4.27%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (4.27%) MPLS
7 4 (3.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (3.42%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (3.42%) SSL
8 3 (2.56%) SAN
8 3 (2.56%) VPN
9 2 (1.71%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.71%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.71%) LDAP
9 2 (1.71%) OpenVPN
10 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.71%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.85%) DataStage
6 1 (0.85%) DB2
6 1 (0.85%) QlikView
6 1 (0.85%) QualityStage
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.42%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (2.56%) Subversion
4 2 (1.71%) Ant
4 2 (1.71%) Gitweb
4 2 (1.71%) Gradle
4 2 (1.71%) Maven
5 1 (0.85%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (17.95%) Finance
2 11 (9.40%) Banking
3 5 (4.27%) Electronics
3 5 (4.27%) Retail
4 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.56%) .NET
1 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.71%) J2EE
2 2 (1.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.84%) Private Cloud
3 6 (5.13%) Mainframe
4 5 (4.27%) Clustering
5 4 (3.42%) PKI
6 3 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.71%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.85%) AS400
8 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.85%) EMC VNXe
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) iSeries
8 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.85%) Tandem
8 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (53.85%) Windows
2 34 (29.06%) Windows Server
3 27 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (21.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (20.51%) Linux
6 16 (13.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (5.98%) Unix
8 6 (5.13%) Android
9 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.56%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.71%) AIX
10 2 (1.71%) Solaris
10 2 (1.71%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.71%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.85%) CentOS
11 1 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.08%) Migration
2 7 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (5.98%) DevOps
2 7 (5.98%) Network Design
3 6 (5.13%) Data Centre Operations
3 6 (5.13%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 6 (5.13%) ITIL
3 6 (5.13%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 5 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (4.27%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (4.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (4.27%) Server Building
4 5 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (4.27%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (3.42%) Information Security
5 4 (3.42%) Workflow
6 3 (2.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (2.56%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (2.56%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.09%) PowerShell
2 17 (14.53%) SQL
3 5 (4.27%) VB
4 3 (2.56%) C#
4 3 (2.56%) Python
5 2 (1.71%) Java
6 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (11.97%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.40%) MCSE
4 7 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.42%) CCIE
6 3 (2.56%) CCNA
7 2 (1.71%) CISSP
7 2 (1.71%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.71%) MCP
7 2 (1.71%) MCSA
7 2 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.85%) CCNP
8 1 (0.85%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.85%) Degree
8 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.85%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.85%) MCITP
8 1 (0.85%) VCAP
8 1 (0.85%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 22 (18.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (13.68%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.55%) vSphere
5 8 (6.84%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (4.27%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.42%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.42%) XenApp
8 3 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.56%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.71%) Sendmail
9 2 (1.71%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.85%) Docker
10 1 (0.85%) Firmware
10 1 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (11.11%) SCCM
2 7 (5.98%) NetBackup
2 7 (5.98%) SCOM
2 7 (5.98%) WSUS
3 6 (5.13%) AirWatch
4 5 (4.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.42%) Ansible
5 4 (3.42%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.71%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.71%) Graphite
6 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.71%) Terraform
6 2 (1.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.85%) OpenView
7 1 (0.85%) Puppet
7 1 (0.85%) SnapMirror
7 1 (0.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 50 (42.74%) VMware
2 28 (23.93%) Microsoft
3 22 (18.80%) Cisco
4 11 (9.40%) Oracle
5 10 (8.55%) HP
6 8 (6.84%) Citrix
6 8 (6.84%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.13%) Hyperion
7 6 (5.13%) IBM
7 6 (5.13%) Symantec
8 5 (4.27%) MobileIron
8 5 (4.27%) NetApp
9 4 (3.42%) Apple
9 4 (3.42%) Varonis
9 4 (3.42%) Veeam
10 3 (2.56%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.56%) Dell
10 3 (2.56%) EMC
10 3 (2.56%) Mercator
10 3 (2.56%) SAP
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