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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 588 539 535
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 43 68 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 48 35
Median daily rate £450 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.03% +13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £265 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £359 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.16% +10.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year
-32.12% -
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
47342 48948 45494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.84% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31078 31567 28107
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1406 1851 1890
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +0.60%
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 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -5 23 £450 +20.00% 6
South East -11 7 £465 +40.90% 4
South West +7 4 £425 -5.55%
West Midlands -20 3 £500 +5.26% 1
Yorkshire +2 2 - - 1
North West -19 2 £430 -4.44% 2
East Midlands +1 1 - -
North East -45 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Consultant
UK

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 43 (43.00%) Windows
2 34 (34.00%) Firewall
2 34 (34.00%) VMware
3 30 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 27 (27.00%) Microsoft
5 25 (25.00%) Migration
6 24 (24.00%) Finance
7 23 (23.00%) Windows Server
8 21 (21.00%) Security Cleared
9 20 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (18.00%) ITIL
11 17 (17.00%) IIS
11 17 (17.00%) Linux
12 16 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (15.00%) DNS
14 14 (14.00%) SQL
14 14 (14.00%) PowerShell
15 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (13.00%) Office 365
16 12 (12.00%) Oracle
16 12 (12.00%) Cisco
16 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (12.00%) Banking
17 11 (11.00%) SCCM
17 11 (11.00%) SSL
18 10 (10.00%) MS Exchange
18 10 (10.00%) Internet
19 9 (9.00%) MCSE

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 17 (17.00%) IIS
2 10 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.00%) IBM Notes
4 5 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.00%) iPlanet
6 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.00%) Apache
7 1 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (13.00%) Office 365
2 6 (6.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.00%) Google Apps
4 2 (2.00%) IaaS
5 1 (1.00%) PaaS
5 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (34.00%) Firewall
2 15 (15.00%) DNS
3 11 (11.00%) SSL
4 10 (10.00%) Internet
5 9 (9.00%) NetScaler
6 8 (8.00%) FTP
6 8 (8.00%) Reverse Proxy
7 6 (6.00%) SAN
8 4 (4.00%) DHCP
9 3 (3.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (3.00%) OpenVPN
9 3 (3.00%) VPN
10 2 (2.00%) BIG-IP
10 2 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (2.00%) Kerberos
10 2 (2.00%) LAN
10 2 (2.00%) Network Security
10 2 (2.00%) SMTP
10 2 (2.00%) VLAN
10 2 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.00%) DB2
3 2 (2.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.00%) DataStage
4 1 (1.00%) QualityStage
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.00%) Ant
2 1 (1.00%) Gitweb
2 1 (1.00%) Gradle
2 1 (1.00%) Maven
2 1 (1.00%) Subversion
2 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.00%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (24.00%) Finance
2 12 (12.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) Middleware
2 2 (2.00%) J2EE
3 1 (1.00%) .NET
3 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.00%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.00%) Clustering
3 3 (3.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.00%) PKI
4 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.00%) iSeries
4 2 (2.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.00%) AS400
5 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.00%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (1.00%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.00%) Tandem
5 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (43.00%) Windows
2 23 (23.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (17.00%) Linux
5 16 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.00%) Unix
6 7 (7.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.00%) AIX
9 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.00%) Solaris
9 2 (2.00%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.00%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.00%) VMS
10 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.00%) Migration
2 18 (18.00%) ITIL
3 8 (8.00%) Data Analysis
3 8 (8.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.00%) Change Management
6 4 (4.00%) Workflow
7 3 (3.00%) CRM
7 3 (3.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (3.00%) High Availability
7 3 (3.00%) Information Security
7 3 (3.00%) Network Design
7 3 (3.00%) Project Management
7 3 (3.00%) Service Management
7 3 (3.00%) Storage Virtualisation
8 2 (2.00%) Presales
8 2 (2.00%) SDLC
8 2 (2.00%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (2.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.00%) PowerShell
1 14 (14.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.00%) Java
2 2 (2.00%) Python
3 1 (1.00%) C#
3 1 (1.00%) RPG
3 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (21.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (9.00%) MCSE
5 4 (4.00%) CCNA
5 4 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.00%) MCSA
7 2 (2.00%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.00%) MCITP
7 2 (2.00%) MCP
7 2 (2.00%) MCSD
8 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.00%) CISSP
8 1 (1.00%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.00%) Degree
8 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.00%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.00%) VCAP
8 1 (1.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.00%) Virtual Servers
4 8 (8.00%) UAG
5 7 (7.00%) vSphere
6 6 (6.00%) Hyper-V
7 5 (5.00%) XenApp
8 4 (4.00%) VMware Server
8 4 (4.00%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.00%) Sendmail
9 2 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (2.00%) XenServer
10 1 (1.00%) Firmware
10 1 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (11.00%) SCCM
2 7 (7.00%) SCOM
3 2 (2.00%) Ansible
3 2 (2.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (2.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.00%) Graphite
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.00%) Puppet
4 1 (1.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.00%) SmoothWall
4 1 (1.00%) Terraform
4 1 (1.00%) vRealize
4 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (34.00%) VMware
2 27 (27.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.00%) Cisco
3 12 (12.00%) Oracle
4 9 (9.00%) IBM
5 8 (8.00%) Citrix
6 5 (5.00%) HP
6 5 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.00%) Apple
7 4 (4.00%) Dell
7 4 (4.00%) F5
7 4 (4.00%) SAP
7 4 (4.00%) Veeam
8 3 (3.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.00%) EMC
8 3 (3.00%) Lotus
8 3 (3.00%) Varonis
9 2 (2.00%) Google
9 2 (2.00%) Mercator
9 2 (2.00%) Nimble Storage
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