The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 18 April 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 Midlands 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 22 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.95% 0.50% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 0.56% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £306
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +20.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 -
Job Titles Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
182 179 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 88.78% 89.05% 90.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 80 92
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM