The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 399 388 366
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -22
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 12 28 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 28
Average daily rate £440 £385 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £500 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Infrastructure Consultant
England

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
20096 20019 20842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.70% 94.48% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14251 14165 14161
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 344 397
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 9 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +36 3 £388 +0.77%
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 19 (45.24%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) VMware
3 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
5 10 (23.81%) Linux
5 10 (23.81%) Oracle
5 10 (23.81%) Migration
5 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
6 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (21.43%) Firewall
6 9 (21.43%) Citrix
7 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (16.67%) SAN
9 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 6 (14.29%) Cisco
9 6 (14.29%) SQL
9 6 (14.29%) WAN
9 6 (14.29%) EMC
9 6 (14.29%) Network Security
10 5 (11.90%) DevOps
10 5 (11.90%) Varonis
10 5 (11.90%) LAN
10 5 (11.90%) DNS
10 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
10 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (9.52%) ITIL

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.76%) JBoss
4 1 (2.38%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) Documentum
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.38%) LiveLink
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) Office 365
3 2 (4.76%) SaaS
4 1 (2.38%) IaaS
4 1 (2.38%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Firewall
2 7 (16.67%) SAN
3 6 (14.29%) Network Security
3 6 (14.29%) WAN
4 5 (11.90%) DNS
4 5 (11.90%) LAN
5 3 (7.14%) DHCP
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.76%) VPN
7 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (2.38%) FTP
7 1 (2.38%) IPsec
7 1 (2.38%) MPLS
7 1 (2.38%) NAS
7 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Local Government
3 1 (2.38%) Publishing
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
1 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
1 2 (4.76%) jQuery
1 2 (4.76%) Middleware
1 2 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) J2EE
2 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) EMC VNX
3 2 (4.76%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.38%) Celerra
4 1 (2.38%) CMDB
4 1 (2.38%) Derivative
4 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.38%) EMC Centera
4 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Statistics
4 1 (2.38%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 10 (23.81%) Linux
4 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.14%) Unix
8 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Migration
2 5 (11.90%) DevOps
3 4 (9.52%) CRM
3 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (9.52%) ITIL
4 3 (7.14%) Identity Management
4 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.76%) ERP
5 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.76%) SDLC
6 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.38%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.38%) OO
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) CCA
2 1 (2.38%) CCEE
2 1 (2.38%) CCNP
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) CISSP
2 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.38%) MCSA
2 1 (2.38%) MCSE
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.52%) XenApp
4 3 (7.14%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) MetaFrame
5 1 (2.38%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) SCOM
3 1 (2.38%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.38%) Nagios
3 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.38%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) VMware
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.81%) Oracle
4 9 (21.43%) Citrix
5 6 (14.29%) Cisco
5 6 (14.29%) EMC
6 5 (11.90%) Varonis
7 2 (4.76%) HP
7 2 (4.76%) Infoblox
8 1 (2.38%) Brocade
8 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.38%) CommVault
8 1 (2.38%) F5
8 1 (2.38%) Juniper
8 1 (2.38%) Murex
8 1 (2.38%) New Relic
8 1 (2.38%) Pega
8 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.38%) Reuters
8 1 (2.38%) WatchGuard