The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Infrastructure Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Consultant
England / London
Rank 372 392 378
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 31 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.095% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 16
Median daily rate £500 £401 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% +0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £326 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18436 19902 19695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.92% 95.17% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13175 13974 14026
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 313 343
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £10.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the London region.

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Infrastructure Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the London region.

Infrastructure Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Infrastructure Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -11 6 £450 +35.13%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £475 -
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 London region featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 34 (49.28%) Windows
2 32 (46.38%) VMware
3 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (26.09%) Active Directory
6 17 (24.64%) DNS
7 16 (23.19%) PowerShell
8 15 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (21.74%) Linux
9 13 (18.84%) Office 365
9 13 (18.84%) Windows Server
10 12 (17.39%) Data Centre
11 11 (15.94%) DevOps
11 11 (15.94%) Hyper-V
11 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
11 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
12 10 (14.49%) Cisco
13 9 (13.04%) IIS
13 9 (13.04%) vSphere
14 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (11.59%) Dynamics CRM
14 8 (11.59%) CRM
14 8 (11.59%) Migration
14 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (10.14%) Azure Active Directory
15 7 (10.14%) VMware ESX
15 7 (10.14%) Firewall
15 7 (10.14%) DHCP

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.04%) IIS
3 3 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.35%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.90%) Apache
4 2 (2.90%) Confluence
4 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.90%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.45%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) iPlanet
5 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.90%) HFM
2 2 (2.90%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (18.84%) Office 365
4 7 (10.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (4.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (4.35%) Heroku
5 3 (4.35%) PaaS
6 2 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.90%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.64%) DNS
2 7 (10.14%) DHCP
2 7 (10.14%) Firewall
3 5 (7.25%) LAN
3 5 (7.25%) WAN
4 4 (5.80%) SAN
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (4.35%) HTTP
5 3 (4.35%) LDAP
5 3 (4.35%) SSL
5 3 (4.35%) VPN
6 2 (2.90%) Skype
7 1 (1.45%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.45%) HSRP
7 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.45%) Network Security
7 1 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.45%) SSH
7 1 (1.45%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.90%) Big Data
4 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.90%) HBase
4 2 (2.90%) MySQL
4 2 (2.90%) QlikView
5 1 (1.45%) DB2
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.80%) Subversion
4 3 (4.35%) Gitweb
5 2 (2.90%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.90%) JIRA
6 1 (1.45%) Ant
6 1 (1.45%) Gradle
6 1 (1.45%) Maven
6 1 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (4.35%) Finance
1 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.90%) Banking
2 2 (2.90%) Publishing
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) .NET
1 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.35%) SAML
3 2 (2.90%) REST
3 2 (2.90%) RESTful
3 2 (2.90%) Sensu
3 2 (2.90%) Swagger
4 1 (1.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.70%) Private Cloud
3 5 (7.25%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.80%) Clustering
5 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.35%) FlexPod
6 2 (2.90%) Informatics
7 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.45%) Fintech
7 1 (1.45%) iSeries
7 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (49.28%) Windows
2 15 (21.74%) Linux
3 13 (18.84%) Windows Server
4 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.25%) Unix
6 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.45%) AIX
7 1 (1.45%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.45%) Solaris
7 1 (1.45%) VMS
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (15.94%) DevOps
2 8 (11.59%) CRM
2 8 (11.59%) Migration
2 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (7.25%) Analytics
4 5 (7.25%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (5.80%) ITIL
5 4 (5.80%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (5.80%) Server Building
6 3 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.35%) Data Centre Operations
6 3 (4.35%) Scrum
6 3 (4.35%) Validation
7 2 (2.90%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.90%) ERP
7 2 (2.90%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.19%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.80%) C#
2 4 (5.80%) SQL
3 3 (4.35%) Java
4 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.90%) Python
5 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.94%) Hyper-V
3 9 (13.04%) vSphere
4 7 (10.14%) VMware ESX
4 7 (10.14%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.35%) Docker
5 3 (4.35%) vCloud
5 3 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.90%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.90%) XenApp
6 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) Graphite
1 6 (8.70%) SCCM
1 6 (8.70%) SCVMM
2 5 (7.25%) Puppet
2 5 (7.25%) SCOM
3 4 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.35%) Cacti
4 3 (4.35%) Ganglia
4 3 (4.35%) Hyperic
4 3 (4.35%) logstash
4 3 (4.35%) Nagios
4 3 (4.35%) Terraform
5 2 (2.90%) Ansible
5 2 (2.90%) Chronos
5 2 (2.90%) Kibana
5 2 (2.90%) Marathon
5 2 (2.90%) Mesos
6 1 (1.45%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.45%) Rancher
6 1 (1.45%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 32 (46.38%) VMware
2 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.49%) Cisco
4 6 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.25%) Citrix
5 5 (7.25%) Hyperion
6 4 (5.80%) NetApp
6 4 (5.80%) Oracle
6 4 (5.80%) Splunk
7 3 (4.35%) New Relic
8 2 (2.90%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.90%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.90%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.90%) EMC
8 2 (2.90%) hybris
8 2 (2.90%) Tableau
9 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.45%) Juniper
9 1 (1.45%) OpenLink
9 1 (1.45%) SAP