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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 512 499 488
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 60 64 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 21
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £530 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £381 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.18% +13.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
44947 43726 38873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.47% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27712 26658 22838
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1792 1874 2060
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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
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 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 28 £400 -5.88% 5
South East -28 13 £450 +31.38% 3
East of England +6 5 £281 -14.44%
West Midlands - 5 £338 - 1
North West - 4 £519 - 1
South West -7 3 £438 +7.36% 3
Yorkshire -14 2 £440 +21.37% 1
East Midlands - - - -
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Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 81 (67.50%) Windows
2 59 (49.17%) VMware
3 48 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 47 (39.17%) Active Directory
4 47 (39.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (35.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 35 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (25.00%) Cisco
8 27 (22.50%) Migration
9 25 (20.83%) Citrix
10 24 (20.00%) Firewall
11 22 (18.33%) Linux
12 21 (17.50%) Finance
13 19 (15.83%) HP
14 18 (15.00%) SAN
14 18 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (14.17%) SCCM
15 17 (14.17%) Security Cleared
16 15 (12.50%) ITIL
17 14 (11.67%) SC Cleared
18 13 (10.83%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (10.83%) WAN
19 12 (10.00%) LAN
19 12 (10.00%) SharePoint
19 12 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
19 12 (10.00%) NAS
19 12 (10.00%) Windows 7
20 11 (9.17%) vSphere
20 11 (9.17%) VMware ESXi
20 11 (9.17%) UNIX

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.17%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.50%) WebSphere
4 6 (5.00%) Lync
5 5 (4.17%) Apache
6 4 (3.33%) IIS
6 4 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.50%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.50%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.67%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.83%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.83%) Documentum
9 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.83%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) PaaS
2 5 (4.17%) Office 365
3 4 (3.33%) IaaS
4 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.67%) SaaS
5 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.00%) Firewall
2 18 (15.00%) SAN
3 13 (10.83%) WAN
4 12 (10.00%) LAN
4 12 (10.00%) NAS
5 6 (5.00%) DNS
6 5 (4.17%) VPN
6 5 (4.17%) NetScaler
7 4 (3.33%) SSL
7 4 (3.33%) DHCP
8 3 (2.50%) HTTP
8 3 (2.50%) ATM
8 3 (2.50%) MPLS
8 3 (2.50%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.67%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.67%) IPsec
9 2 (1.67%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.67%) VLAN
9 2 (1.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.33%) EDRMS
3 3 (2.50%) DB2
3 3 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.67%) MySQL
5 1 (0.83%) EDMS
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.83%) Redis
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 21 (17.50%) Finance
2 8 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.00%) Application Packaging
2 4 (3.33%) .NET
2 4 (3.33%) Web Services
3 3 (2.50%) Middleware
4 1 (0.83%) OLE
4 1 (0.83%) OLE DB
4 1 (0.83%) XML
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.83%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.83%) mod_rewrite
4 1 (0.83%) mod_proxy
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Replication
2 7 (5.83%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.33%) Clustering
5 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.50%) Open Source
6 2 (1.67%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.67%) GIS
6 2 (1.67%) PKI
7 1 (0.83%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 81 (67.50%) Windows
2 47 (39.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (18.33%) Linux
5 18 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 11 (9.17%) UNIX
8 5 (4.17%) SUSE
9 4 (3.33%) Ubuntu
9 4 (3.33%) CentOS
9 4 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.67%) AIX
10 2 (1.67%) Solaris
10 2 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.50%) Migration
2 15 (12.50%) ITIL
3 13 (10.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (7.50%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (6.67%) Service Management
7 6 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (5.00%) DevOps
8 5 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (4.17%) Change Management
8 5 (4.17%) Process Management
8 5 (4.17%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.17%) Network Management
9 4 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.33%) Data Management
9 4 (3.33%) Load Balancing
9 4 (3.33%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.50%) Project Management
10 3 (2.50%) ITSM
10 3 (2.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.00%) SQL
1 6 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.33%) C
3 2 (1.67%) Java
3 2 (1.67%) Perl
3 2 (1.67%) Python
3 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.83%) Ruby
4 1 (0.83%) Korn
4 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (14.17%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.50%) MCSE
3 9 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.83%) CCNA
6 6 (5.00%) CCNP
7 5 (4.17%) CCDP
7 5 (4.17%) MCITP
8 3 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.67%) MCSA
10 1 (0.83%) MCP
10 1 (0.83%) RHCE
10 1 (0.83%) Degree
10 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 47 (39.17%) Active Directory
2 43 (35.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.17%) vSphere
3 11 (9.17%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (8.33%) XenApp
5 8 (6.67%) XenDesktop
6 7 (5.83%) Hyper-V
6 7 (5.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (5.00%) vCloud
8 5 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (4.17%) UAG
9 3 (2.50%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.67%) PowerHA
10 2 (1.67%) XenServer
10 2 (1.67%) ProxySG
10 2 (1.67%) Xen
10 2 (1.67%) NFS
10 2 (1.67%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.83%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (14.17%) SCCM
2 5 (4.17%) EdgeSight
3 3 (2.50%) SCOrch
3 3 (2.50%) SCOM
3 3 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.67%) OVSD
4 2 (1.67%) WSUS
4 2 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.67%) OpenView
5 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.83%) Nagios
5 1 (0.83%) Foglight
5 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.83%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.83%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 59 (49.17%) VMware
2 48 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 30 (25.00%) Cisco
4 25 (20.83%) Citrix
5 19 (15.83%) HP
6 9 (7.50%) NetApp
7 7 (5.83%) Red Hat
7 7 (5.83%) IBM
8 6 (5.00%) Blue Coat
9 5 (4.17%) Symantec
9 5 (4.17%) Sophos
10 4 (3.33%) Veeam
10 4 (3.33%) Oracle
10 4 (3.33%) EMC
10 4 (3.33%) Mercator
11 3 (2.50%) Veritas
11 3 (2.50%) F5
12 2 (1.67%) Splunk
12 2 (1.67%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.67%) hybris
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