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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 573 562 535
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -27
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 44 64 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 46 37
Median daily rate £400 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £389 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.36% +15.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 - -
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
46209 48121 46401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30544 30820 29000
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1354 1845 1896
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +15 15 £413 +21.32% 10
South East -4 11 £364 +10.30% 4
South West +2 7 £400 -11.11%
East Midlands +7 3 £363 -7.05%
West Midlands -18 3 £500 +5.26% 3
Yorkshire -3 2 - - 2
North West -22 2 £430 -4.44% 1
North East -52 1 - -
Infrastructure Consultant
UK

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 35 (38.89%) Windows
2 30 (33.33%) VMware
3 29 (32.22%) Active Directory
4 27 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 27 (30.00%) Firewall
5 24 (26.67%) Windows Server
6 20 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 20 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (21.11%) SC Cleared
7 19 (21.11%) Migration
7 19 (21.11%) Finance
7 19 (21.11%) ITIL
8 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (17.78%) DNS
10 15 (16.67%) IIS
11 13 (14.44%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (14.44%) SSL
11 13 (14.44%) Office 365
12 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (13.33%) Internet
12 12 (13.33%) PowerShell
13 11 (12.22%) SCCM
13 11 (12.22%) NetScaler
14 10 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
14 10 (11.11%) Data Analysis
14 10 (11.11%) UAG
14 10 (11.11%) ITIL V3
14 10 (11.11%) FTP
14 10 (11.11%) MS Exchange

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 (16.67%) IIS
2 10 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.67%) IBM Notes
4 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.11%) Apache
7 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.22%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (14.44%) Office 365
2 6 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.22%) IaaS
4 1 (1.11%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.11%) PaaS
4 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.00%) Firewall
2 16 (17.78%) DNS
3 13 (14.44%) SSL
4 12 (13.33%) Internet
5 11 (12.22%) NetScaler
6 10 (11.11%) FTP
6 10 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
7 6 (6.67%) SAN
8 3 (3.33%) DHCP
8 3 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (3.33%) OpenVPN
8 3 (3.33%) VPN
9 2 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.22%) Kerberos
9 2 (2.22%) LAN
9 2 (2.22%) Network Security
9 2 (2.22%) SMTP
9 2 (2.22%) VLAN
9 2 (2.22%) Wireless
10 1 (1.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.22%) DB2
3 2 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.11%) Big Data
4 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.11%) DataStage
4 1 (1.11%) QualityStage
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (21.11%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.11%) Legal
3 1 (1.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (1.11%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.33%) PKI
4 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.22%) Clustering
4 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.22%) iSeries
5 1 (1.11%) AS400
5 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.11%) CMDB
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (1.11%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) Tandem
5 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (38.89%) Windows
2 24 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (8.89%) Linux
5 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.56%) Unix
6 5 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.22%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.11%) AIX
8 1 (1.11%) Android
8 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.11%) VMS
8 1 (1.11%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.11%) ITIL
1 19 (21.11%) Migration
2 10 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 10 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.44%) Change Management
5 4 (4.44%) Workflow
6 3 (3.33%) CRM
6 3 (3.33%) High Availability
6 3 (3.33%) Information Security
6 3 (3.33%) Network Design
6 3 (3.33%) Project Management
6 3 (3.33%) SDLC
6 3 (3.33%) Storage Virtualisation
7 2 (2.22%) B2C
7 2 (2.22%) Data Management
7 2 (2.22%) ITSM
7 2 (2.22%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.89%) SQL
3 2 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (1.11%) RPG
4 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 19 (21.11%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (10.00%) MCSE
5 4 (4.44%) CCNA
5 4 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.33%) MCSA
7 2 (2.22%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.22%) MCITP
7 2 (2.22%) MCSD
8 1 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.11%) CCNP
8 1 (1.11%) CISSP
8 1 (1.11%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) Degree
8 1 (1.11%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.11%) MCP
8 1 (1.11%) VCAP
8 1 (1.11%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 29 (32.22%) Active Directory
2 20 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.11%) UAG
4 6 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.56%) vSphere
5 5 (5.56%) XenApp
6 4 (4.44%) VMware Server
6 4 (4.44%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.22%) Sendmail
8 2 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.22%) XenServer
9 1 (1.11%) Firmware
9 1 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (12.22%) SCCM
2 6 (6.67%) SCOM
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (2.22%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.22%) WSUS
4 1 (1.11%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.11%) Ansible
4 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) OpenView
4 1 (1.11%) Puppet
4 1 (1.11%) SmoothWall
4 1 (1.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (33.33%) VMware
2 27 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.00%) Cisco
3 9 (10.00%) IBM
4 8 (8.89%) Citrix
5 5 (5.56%) HP
6 4 (4.44%) Apple
6 4 (4.44%) Dell
6 4 (4.44%) Oracle
6 4 (4.44%) SAP
6 4 (4.44%) Veeam
7 3 (3.33%) EMC
7 3 (3.33%) Lotus
7 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.22%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.22%) F5
8 2 (2.22%) NetApp
8 2 (2.22%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (1.11%) Meru Networks
9 1 (1.11%) Varonis
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