The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 South East 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 233 227 241
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 17 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.12% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.13% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 5
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £525 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £306
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +20.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 -
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8899 7717 9795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.87% 92.21% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4907 3849 4446
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 481 603 705
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £41.72
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 South East

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

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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -3 8 £400 -17.94% 1
Hampshire +8 5 £355 +23.47% 1
Surrey - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) VMware
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (22.22%) Office 365
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Intune
7 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (18.52%) SAN
8 4 (14.81%) Linux
8 4 (14.81%) SCCM
8 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (14.81%) Firewall
8 4 (14.81%) Migration
8 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
9 3 (11.11%) XenApp
9 3 (11.11%) High Availability
9 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
9 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 3 (11.11%) HP
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 3 (11.11%) Citrix
9 3 (11.11%) Service Management
10 2 (7.41%) webMethods
10 2 (7.41%) Software AG

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Lync
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Office 365
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) PKI
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
5 4 (14.81%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) UNIX
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (14.81%) Migration
2 3 (11.11%) High Availability
2 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 3 (11.11%) Service Management
3 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.70%) Network Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) SOA
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) MCTS
3 1 (3.70%) MCITP
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) XenApp
4 2 (7.41%) vSphere
5 1 (3.70%) XenServer
5 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Windows Intune
2 4 (14.81%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) HP
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) webMethods
4 2 (7.41%) Software AG
5 1 (3.70%) Wyse
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) CA
5 1 (3.70%) Hitachi
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago