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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 378 394 364
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -30
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 31 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.12% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.13% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £820
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 -
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
21269 22575 19948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.25% 93.08% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15335 15541 13354
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 386 546
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £39.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
City of London +10 8 £425 +31.17% 3
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 30 (62.50%) VMware
3 22 (45.83%) Active Directory
4 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
5 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (20.83%) Citrix
7 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
7 10 (20.83%) Finance
7 10 (20.83%) SCCM
8 9 (18.75%) HP
8 9 (18.75%) DNS
8 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 8 (16.67%) Cisco
9 8 (16.67%) ITIL
9 8 (16.67%) Migration
10 7 (14.58%) Windows 7
11 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 5 (10.42%) MSI
12 5 (10.42%) NetApp
12 5 (10.42%) DHCP
12 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
12 5 (10.42%) TOGAF
12 5 (10.42%) Application Packaging
12 5 (10.42%) Firewall
12 5 (10.42%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) Jetty
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) nginx
4 1 (2.08%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.08%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) DNS
2 5 (10.42%) DHCP
2 5 (10.42%) Firewall
3 4 (8.33%) SAN
4 2 (4.17%) LAN
4 2 (4.17%) FTP
4 2 (4.17%) WAN
4 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.08%) HTTP
5 1 (2.08%) SNMP
5 1 (2.08%) SMS
5 1 (2.08%) VoIP
5 1 (2.08%) LDAP
5 1 (2.08%) Network Security
5 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.08%) IPsec
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.08%) NAS
5 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MSI
2 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.08%) Middleware
2 1 (2.08%) OLE
2 1 (2.08%) OLE DB
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) J2EE
2 1 (2.08%) Servlets
2 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Replication
2 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.08%) CESG
3 1 (2.08%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Open Source
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (14.58%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.25%) Linux
6 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.17%) CentOS
6 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.08%) UNIX
7 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) ITIL
1 8 (16.67%) Migration
2 5 (10.42%) TOGAF
3 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 3 (6.25%) Service Management
4 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (6.25%) Information Security
4 3 (6.25%) DevOps
4 3 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.17%) Data Management
5 2 (4.17%) Network Design
5 2 (4.17%) Release Management
5 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) VBScript
3 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.08%) Java
3 1 (2.08%) Perl
3 1 (2.08%) VBA
3 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) MCSE
2 2 (4.17%) CISSP
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) CCA
3 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.08%) CNA
3 1 (2.08%) Novell Certification
3 1 (2.08%) MCSA
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.08%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.08%) GIAC
3 1 (2.08%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.33%) vSphere
4 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.25%) XenApp
6 2 (4.17%) vCloud
6 2 (4.17%) XenServer
6 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.17%) Xen
7 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.08%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) SCCM
2 4 (8.33%) SCOrch
3 3 (6.25%) SCOM
3 3 (6.25%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.08%) Foglight
5 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.08%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.08%) Puppet
5 1 (2.08%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.08%) EdgeSight
5 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (62.50%) VMware
2 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.83%) Citrix
4 9 (18.75%) HP
5 8 (16.67%) Cisco
6 5 (10.42%) NetApp
7 4 (8.33%) EMC
8 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.17%) IBM
9 1 (2.08%) Murex
9 1 (2.08%) Dell
9 1 (2.08%) Juniper
9 1 (2.08%) Reuters
9 1 (2.08%) Bloomberg
9 1 (2.08%) Symantec
9 1 (2.08%) McAfee
9 1 (2.08%) Sophos
9 1 (2.08%) Charles River
9 1 (2.08%) thinkFolio
9 1 (2.08%) Capita