The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Infrastructure Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 161 139 125
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 2 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.053% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 7
Median daily rate £430 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £389 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.36% +15.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 - -
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3552 3495 2972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.69% 94.66% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2205 2024 1614
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £228 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 197 177
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £43.43 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -14 2 £430 -4.44% 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 North West region featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware