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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 566 567 558
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 67 71 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 45 42
Median daily rate £458 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £515 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £354 £340
% change year-on-year
+20.14% +4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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
47525 49547 47656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.00% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31298 32087 29344
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1474 1872 1909
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.06 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.61% +2.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 August 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 August 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 -2 39 £465 +6.16% 2
South East +3 16 £470 +32.39% 3
West Midlands - 5 £413 - 1
South West +15 4 £413 +96.42% 1
Yorkshire -6 2 - - 1
East Midlands -1 1 £325 +8.33%
Infrastructure Consultant
UK

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 60 (48.78%) Windows
2 49 (39.84%) VMware
3 39 (31.71%) Active Directory
4 32 (26.02%) Migration
5 30 (24.39%) Windows Server
6 29 (23.58%) Firewall
7 28 (22.76%) Microsoft
8 27 (21.95%) Linux
9 25 (20.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (19.51%) Finance
11 23 (18.70%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
13 20 (16.26%) Cisco
14 19 (15.45%) PowerShell
15 18 (14.63%) Security Cleared
15 18 (14.63%) SQL
16 17 (13.82%) Data Centre
17 15 (12.20%) Office 365
17 15 (12.20%) SC Cleared
17 15 (12.20%) Hyper-V
18 14 (11.38%) DNS
18 14 (11.38%) MS Exchange
19 13 (10.57%) Oracle
19 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
19 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2003
20 12 (9.76%) IIS
20 12 (9.76%) ITIL
20 12 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
20 12 (9.76%) SCCM

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 14 (11.38%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.76%) IIS
3 9 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (5.69%) Skype for Business
6 6 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (4.88%) IBM Notes
6 6 (4.88%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.44%) Apache
7 3 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.44%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.63%) iPlanet
8 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.63%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.81%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.63%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.63%) HFM
1 2 (1.63%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (12.20%) Office 365
3 9 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.07%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.63%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.63%) IaaS
6 1 (0.81%) PaaS
6 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.58%) Firewall
2 14 (11.38%) DNS
3 11 (8.94%) DHCP
4 7 (5.69%) LAN
4 7 (5.69%) SAN
4 7 (5.69%) Skype
4 7 (5.69%) SMTP
5 6 (4.88%) WAN
6 5 (4.07%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (4.07%) SSL
7 4 (3.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (3.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (2.44%) OpenVPN
8 3 (2.44%) VPN
9 2 (1.63%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.63%) Internet
9 2 (1.63%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.63%) Network Security
9 2 (1.63%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.44%) DB2
4 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.63%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.81%) DataStage
6 1 (0.81%) QlikView
6 1 (0.81%) QualityStage
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.63%) Ant
3 2 (1.63%) Gradle
3 2 (1.63%) Maven
3 2 (1.63%) Subversion
4 1 (0.81%) Gitweb
4 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (19.51%) Finance
2 12 (9.76%) Banking
3 5 (4.07%) Electronics
4 2 (1.63%) Retail
4 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.44%) Middleware
2 2 (1.63%) .NET
2 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.82%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.32%) Private Cloud
3 5 (4.07%) Clustering
3 5 (4.07%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.25%) PKI
5 3 (2.44%) FlexPod
5 3 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.81%) AS400
7 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.81%) EMC VNXe
7 1 (0.81%) iSeries
7 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.81%) Tandem
7 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (48.78%) Windows
2 30 (24.39%) Windows Server
3 27 (21.95%) Linux
4 24 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (18.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (5.69%) Unix
8 6 (4.88%) Android
9 4 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.25%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.44%) AIX
11 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.63%) Solaris
11 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.02%) Migration
2 12 (9.76%) ITIL
3 7 (5.69%) DevOps
4 6 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (4.88%) Data Centre Operations
4 6 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (4.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 6 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (4.88%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 5 (4.07%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (4.07%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 4 (3.25%) High Availability
6 4 (3.25%) Information Security
6 4 (3.25%) Network Design
6 4 (3.25%) Workflow
7 3 (2.44%) Change Management
7 3 (2.44%) CRM
7 3 (2.44%) Service Management
7 3 (2.44%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.45%) PowerShell
2 18 (14.63%) SQL
3 5 (4.07%) VB
4 2 (1.63%) C#
4 2 (1.63%) Java
4 2 (1.63%) Python
5 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (8.13%) MCSE
5 4 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.44%) CCNA
6 3 (2.44%) MCSA
6 3 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.63%) CISSP
7 2 (1.63%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.63%) MCP
8 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.81%) CCIE
8 1 (0.81%) CCNP
8 1 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.81%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.81%) MCITP
8 1 (0.81%) MCSD
8 1 (0.81%) VCAP
8 1 (0.81%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 39 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 25 (20.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.20%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.13%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (4.88%) vSphere
6 4 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (3.25%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.44%) VMware Server
7 3 (2.44%) XenApp
8 2 (1.63%) Sendmail
8 2 (1.63%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.81%) Docker
9 1 (0.81%) Firmware
9 1 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (9.76%) SCCM
2 8 (6.50%) SCOM
3 7 (5.69%) NetBackup
3 7 (5.69%) WSUS
4 6 (4.88%) AirWatch
5 5 (4.07%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (3.25%) Ansible
7 3 (2.44%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.63%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (1.63%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.63%) Graphite
8 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.63%) Terraform
8 2 (1.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.81%) Puppet
9 1 (0.81%) SmoothWall
9 1 (0.81%) WMI
Vendors
1 49 (39.84%) VMware
2 28 (22.76%) Microsoft
3 20 (16.26%) Cisco
4 13 (10.57%) Oracle
5 10 (8.13%) HP
6 9 (7.32%) IBM
7 8 (6.50%) Red Hat
8 7 (5.69%) Citrix
9 6 (4.88%) Symantec
10 5 (4.07%) Hyperion
10 5 (4.07%) MobileIron
11 4 (3.25%) Apple
11 4 (3.25%) F5
11 4 (3.25%) NetApp
11 4 (3.25%) SAP
11 4 (3.25%) Varonis
11 4 (3.25%) Veeam
12 3 (2.44%) AppDynamics
12 3 (2.44%) Dell
12 3 (2.44%) Lotus
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