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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 539 523 511
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 44 34 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.070% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.075% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 35
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£328 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £175 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £445 £400
% change year-on-year
-25.84% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
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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
47122 45147 49346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.76% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29091 27426 28362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1866 1971 2486
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.96 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +20 15 £320 -14.66% 1
South East -1 12 £330 -25.84% 1
West Midlands -19 4 £340 -24.44%
South West -32 4 £513 +210.60% 5
East of England -27 3 £310 -
Yorkshire +5 2 £250 -52.38% 6
North West +2 2 £375 +36.36% 1
East Midlands +1 1 £350 -
Infrastructure Consultant
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Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 54 (55.67%) Windows
2 46 (47.42%) VMware
3 34 (35.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (34.02%) Active Directory
5 29 (29.90%) Microsoft
6 26 (26.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (21.65%) SAN
8 20 (20.62%) Cisco
9 19 (19.59%) MS Exchange
10 18 (18.56%) SCCM
11 17 (17.53%) Firewall
11 17 (17.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (16.49%) DNS
12 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (14.43%) DHCP
14 12 (12.37%) UNIX
15 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (11.34%) VMware ESX
15 11 (11.34%) Finance
15 11 (11.34%) Hyper-V
16 10 (10.31%) Symantec
16 10 (10.31%) Juniper
16 10 (10.31%) Linux
16 10 (10.31%) SQL Server
17 9 (9.28%) MCSE
17 9 (9.28%) Citrix
17 9 (9.28%) PowerShell
18 8 (8.25%) Degree
18 8 (8.25%) Security Cleared
18 8 (8.25%) HP

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 19 (19.59%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.25%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (4.12%) Lync
6 3 (3.09%) IIS
6 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.06%) Apache
8 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.03%) Jetty
8 1 (1.03%) nginx
8 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.09%) Office 365
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.03%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.65%) SAN
2 17 (17.53%) Firewall
3 16 (16.49%) DNS
4 14 (14.43%) DHCP
5 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
6 6 (6.19%) LAN
7 5 (5.15%) Wireless
8 4 (4.12%) IPsec
8 4 (4.12%) WAN
9 3 (3.09%) SMTP
9 3 (3.09%) VPN
10 2 (2.06%) NAS
10 2 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.06%) Network Security
10 2 (2.06%) MPLS
11 1 (1.03%) SSL
11 1 (1.03%) FTP
11 1 (1.03%) HTTP
11 1 (1.03%) LDAP
11 1 (1.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.06%) MySQL
3 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.03%) JIRA
1 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (11.34%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.12%) Banking
4 3 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.06%) XMPP
2 2 (2.06%) .NET
3 1 (1.03%) J2EE
3 1 (1.03%) Servlets
3 1 (1.03%) Middleware
3 1 (1.03%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.06%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.06%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.06%) Clustering
3 2 (2.06%) NHS
4 1 (1.03%) Replication
4 1 (1.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.03%) PKI
4 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.03%) Open Source
4 1 (1.03%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 54 (55.67%) Windows
2 26 (26.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (17.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.37%) UNIX
6 10 (10.31%) Linux
7 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.09%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.06%) CentOS
9 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (7.22%) Migration
2 6 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (4.12%) Server Monitoring
3 4 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (4.12%) Service Management
3 4 (4.12%) ITIL
4 3 (3.09%) Configuration Management
4 3 (3.09%) Data Management
4 3 (3.09%) Test Scripting
4 3 (3.09%) Problem Management
4 3 (3.09%) Network Design
4 3 (3.09%) High Availability
4 3 (3.09%) Change Control
5 2 (2.06%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (2.06%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (2.06%) Master Data Management
5 2 (2.06%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (2.06%) DevOps
5 2 (2.06%) Performance Management
5 2 (2.06%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.28%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.25%) SQL
3 4 (4.12%) VB
3 4 (4.12%) C
4 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.06%) Java
4 2 (2.06%) Perl
5 1 (1.03%) VBScript
5 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.28%) MCSE
3 8 (8.25%) Degree
3 8 (8.25%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.12%) VCP5
6 3 (3.09%) MCSA
6 3 (3.09%) MCITP
7 2 (2.06%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.06%) MCP
7 2 (2.06%) CISSP
8 1 (1.03%) CCA
8 1 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.03%) CNA
8 1 (1.03%) Novell Certification
8 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.03%) GCIA
8 1 (1.03%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.03%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 34 (35.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (34.02%) Active Directory
3 11 (11.34%) VMware ESX
3 11 (11.34%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.15%) vSphere
5 4 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.12%) ISA Server
6 3 (3.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (3.09%) Xen
6 3 (3.09%) XenApp
6 3 (3.09%) XenServer
7 1 (1.03%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.03%) Snort
Systems Management
1 18 (18.56%) SCCM
2 7 (7.22%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.12%) SCOM
4 3 (3.09%) MAILsweeper
4 3 (3.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (2.06%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.03%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.03%) Foglight
6 1 (1.03%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.03%) SCSM
6 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (47.42%) VMware
2 29 (29.90%) Microsoft
3 20 (20.62%) Cisco
4 10 (10.31%) Symantec
4 10 (10.31%) Juniper
5 9 (9.28%) Citrix
6 8 (8.25%) HP
7 7 (7.22%) NetApp
8 6 (6.19%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.19%) EMC
8 6 (6.19%) IBM
9 4 (4.12%) Websense
9 4 (4.12%) Oracle
10 3 (3.09%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.09%) Clearswift
10 3 (3.09%) Open Text
10 3 (3.09%) RightFax
11 2 (2.06%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.06%) webMethods
11 2 (2.06%) Software AG
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