The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 233 246 247
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 17 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 10
Median daily rate £443 £354 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.08% -11.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £275 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £355 £388
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -8.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7936 9237 8730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.78% 94.71% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4810 5562 4816
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 433 463
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Infrastructure Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Berkshire +16 10 £520 +0.97% 1
Surrey +12 6 £425 +14.86%
Hampshire +3 1 £525 +90.90% 1
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 South East region featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Windows Server
3 13 (46.43%) Cisco
3 13 (46.43%) VMware
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (32.14%) DNS
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 8 (28.57%) DHCP
7 7 (25.00%) HP
7 7 (25.00%) Linux
7 7 (25.00%) MCSE
7 7 (25.00%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) Network Design
7 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
8 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 6 (21.43%) SMTP
8 6 (21.43%) LAN
8 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (21.43%) Firewall

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (17.86%) Skype for Business
5 2 (7.14%) IIS
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) iPlanet
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.57%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) DNS
2 8 (28.57%) DHCP
3 6 (21.43%) Firewall
3 6 (21.43%) LAN
3 6 (21.43%) SMTP
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (17.86%) Skype
4 5 (17.86%) WAN
5 4 (14.29%) MPLS
6 3 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (7.14%) SAN
8 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
8 1 (3.57%) FTP
8 1 (3.57%) Internet
8 1 (3.57%) VPN
8 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Gitweb
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Metasploit
2 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
2 5 (17.86%) Electronics
2 5 (17.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.57%) J2EE
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 3 (10.71%) PKI
4 2 (7.14%) Clustering
5 1 (3.57%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (3.57%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Windows Server
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (25.00%) Linux
7 5 (17.86%) Android
8 1 (3.57%) AIX
8 1 (3.57%) CentOS
8 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.57%) Solaris
8 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.57%) Unix
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Network Design
2 5 (17.86%) Data Centre Operations
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 5 (17.86%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (17.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (17.86%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 5 (17.86%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) Workflow
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) Information Security
5 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Prototyping
5 1 (3.57%) Records Management
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.86%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.00%) MCSE
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) CCIE
4 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) CCNA
6 1 (3.57%) CISSP
6 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
6 1 (3.57%) MCITP
6 1 (3.57%) MCSA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.71%) vSphere
4 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.14%) XenApp
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) AirWatch
1 5 (17.86%) NetBackup
1 5 (17.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
1 5 (17.86%) WSUS
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.57%) SmoothWall
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Cisco
1 13 (46.43%) VMware
2 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) HP
4 6 (21.43%) Symantec
5 5 (17.86%) MobileIron
6 4 (14.29%) Citrix
7 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.14%) Dell
7 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.57%) Apple
8 1 (3.57%) BEA
8 1 (3.57%) EMC
8 1 (3.57%) Google
8 1 (3.57%) IBM
8 1 (3.57%) Juniper
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle
8 1 (3.57%) ProCurve
8 1 (3.57%) Sun
8 1 (3.57%) Veeam
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