The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 508 521 515
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 45 28 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.060% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.065% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 33
Average daily rate
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£310 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £255 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-22.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45626 43161 49005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.60% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 28137 25930 28012
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1961 2542
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Infrastructure Consultant
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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 1 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 1 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 +12 14 £313 -26.47% 5
South East -1 11 £330 -25.84% 2
North West -2 7 £300 - 1
West Midlands -12 4 £340 -12.25% 2
East of England -14 3 £310 -
South West -31 3 £475 +171.42% 4
Yorkshire 0 2 - - 4
East Midlands -2 1 £350 - 1
Infrastructure Consultant
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Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 63 (55.75%) Windows
2 55 (48.67%) VMware
3 41 (36.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (31.86%) Active Directory
5 32 (28.32%) Microsoft
6 28 (24.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (23.89%) SAN
8 22 (19.47%) Cisco
9 21 (18.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (17.70%) Firewall
11 19 (16.81%) MS Exchange
12 18 (15.93%) UNIX
12 18 (15.93%) SCCM
13 17 (15.04%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (15.04%) DNS
14 16 (14.16%) DHCP
14 16 (14.16%) Linux
15 15 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (11.50%) Citrix
16 13 (11.50%) MCSE
16 13 (11.50%) Finance
17 12 (10.62%) VMware ESX
18 11 (9.73%) Symantec
18 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
18 11 (9.73%) TCP/IP
18 11 (9.73%) Hyper-V
19 10 (8.85%) Security Cleared
19 10 (8.85%) ITIL
19 10 (8.85%) Disaster Recovery
20 9 (7.96%) SQL

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (16.81%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.08%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.42%) Lync
6 3 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.65%) IIS
7 2 (1.77%) Apache
7 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.88%) nginx
8 1 (0.88%) Jetty
8 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) MS Office
3 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.77%) Office 365
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.88%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 27 (23.89%) SAN
2 20 (17.70%) Firewall
3 17 (15.04%) DNS
4 16 (14.16%) DHCP
5 11 (9.73%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.31%) LAN
7 5 (4.42%) WAN
7 5 (4.42%) SMTP
8 4 (3.54%) Wireless
8 4 (3.54%) NAS
9 3 (2.65%) MPLS
9 3 (2.65%) IPsec
10 2 (1.77%) VPN
10 2 (1.77%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.88%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.88%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.88%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.88%) DMZ
11 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.77%) MySQL
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.77%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 13 (11.50%) Finance
2 7 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.31%) Banking
4 4 (3.54%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.65%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.77%) Middleware
2 2 (1.77%) XMPP
3 1 (0.88%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (0.88%) Servlets
3 1 (0.88%) .NET
3 1 (0.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.42%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.65%) Open Source
3 3 (2.65%) PKI
4 2 (1.77%) Replication
4 2 (1.77%) Clustering
4 2 (1.77%) NHS
4 2 (1.77%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.77%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.77%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.77%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.88%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.88%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 63 (55.75%) Windows
2 28 (24.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (18.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (15.93%) UNIX
5 17 (15.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (14.16%) Linux
7 6 (5.31%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.54%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.54%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.77%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.77%) CentOS
11 1 (0.88%) VMS
11 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (8.85%) ITIL
1 10 (8.85%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (5.31%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (5.31%) Migration
2 6 (5.31%) Service Management
2 6 (5.31%) Service Delivery
3 5 (4.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (4.42%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (3.54%) Information Security
4 4 (3.54%) Change Management
4 4 (3.54%) Change Control
5 3 (2.65%) High Availability
5 3 (2.65%) Test Scripting
5 3 (2.65%) Problem Management
5 3 (2.65%) Data Management
5 3 (2.65%) Business Continuity
5 3 (2.65%) Configuration Management
5 3 (2.65%) Risk Management
5 3 (2.65%) PRINCE2
6 2 (1.77%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.96%) SQL
2 8 (7.08%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.42%) VB
4 3 (2.65%) C
4 3 (2.65%) Java
5 2 (1.77%) Perl
5 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.88%) Ruby
6 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (11.50%) MCSE
3 10 (8.85%) Security Cleared
4 8 (7.08%) Degree
5 6 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (5.31%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.54%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.54%) VCP5
7 3 (2.65%) MCITP
7 3 (2.65%) MCSA
8 2 (1.77%) MCP
8 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.77%) RHCE
8 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.88%) CRISC
9 1 (0.88%) CCA
9 1 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) SLA
1 2 (1.77%) BS7799
1 2 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 41 (36.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (31.86%) Active Directory
3 12 (10.62%) VMware ESX
4 11 (9.73%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.31%) XenApp
5 6 (5.31%) XenServer
5 6 (5.31%) vSphere
6 5 (4.42%) Xen
7 4 (3.54%) ISA Server
7 4 (3.54%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.88%) UAG
10 1 (0.88%) Snort
10 1 (0.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (15.93%) SCCM
2 7 (6.19%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.42%) MAILsweeper
4 4 (3.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (2.65%) SCOM
6 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.88%) Puppet
6 1 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.88%) WSUS
6 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.88%) Foglight
Vendors
1 55 (48.67%) VMware
2 32 (28.32%) Microsoft
3 22 (19.47%) Cisco
4 13 (11.50%) Citrix
5 11 (9.73%) Symantec
6 9 (7.96%) Juniper
7 8 (7.08%) HP
8 7 (6.19%) NetApp
8 7 (6.19%) Red Hat
8 7 (6.19%) EMC
9 6 (5.31%) Oracle
10 5 (4.42%) RightFax
10 5 (4.42%) Clearswift
10 5 (4.42%) Open Text
10 5 (4.42%) IBM
11 4 (3.54%) Websense
12 2 (1.77%) Software AG
12 2 (1.77%) webMethods
12 2 (1.77%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.77%) Veeam
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