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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 253 255 230
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 9 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 11
Median daily rate £473 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.18% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £483 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £351 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.97% +8.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year
-32.12% -
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
8322 9076 8678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.26% 94.77% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4961 5328 4688
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 £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 429 434
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.14 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.11% -0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.46 £11.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.29 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -1 4 £520 +31.64% 1
Surrey -3 1 £475 +5.55%
Hampshire -7 1 £525 +68.00% 3
Oxfordshire - 1 £363 -
West Sussex - 1 £470 -
Home Counties - 1 £285 -
Infrastructure Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (41.18%) Windows
3 13 (38.24%) Firewall
3 13 (38.24%) VMware
3 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
4 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
4 12 (35.29%) ITIL
5 11 (32.35%) DNS
5 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
6 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 10 (29.41%) IIS
6 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (26.47%) Finance
7 9 (26.47%) Internet
7 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (23.53%) ITIL V3
8 8 (23.53%) NetScaler
8 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (23.53%) FTP
8 8 (23.53%) SSL
8 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (23.53%) UAG
8 8 (23.53%) Data Analysis
8 8 (23.53%) Reverse Proxy
9 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
9 6 (17.65%) Migration
9 6 (17.65%) Office 365
10 5 (14.71%) Citrix
10 5 (14.71%) Cisco
10 5 (14.71%) MCSE

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 10 (29.41%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) iPlanet
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) DNS
3 9 (26.47%) Internet
4 8 (23.53%) FTP
4 8 (23.53%) NetScaler
4 8 (23.53%) Reverse Proxy
4 8 (23.53%) SSL
5 4 (11.76%) SAN
6 3 (8.82%) DHCP
6 3 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.94%) LAN
8 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.94%) VoIP
8 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Gitweb
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.94%) J2EE
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
2 3 (8.82%) PKI
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (2.94%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
3 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.76%) Linux
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.94%) AIX
7 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Solaris
7 1 (2.94%) Unix
7 1 (2.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Data Analysis
2 8 (23.53%) ITIL V3
3 6 (17.65%) Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Workflow
5 3 (8.82%) Network Design
5 3 (8.82%) Storage Virtualisation
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) High Availability
6 2 (5.88%) Presales
6 2 (5.88%) Service Management
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.94%) DevOps
7 1 (2.94%) Information Security
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.94%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) C#
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (14.71%) MCSE
5 2 (5.88%) CCNA
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.88%) MCSA
5 2 (5.88%) MCSD
6 1 (2.94%) CISSP
6 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.94%) MCITP
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) UAG
2 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.76%) vSphere
5 3 (8.82%) XenApp
5 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (5.88%) XenServer
7 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Ansible
2 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.94%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.94%) SmoothWall
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco
3 5 (14.71%) Citrix
4 3 (8.82%) HP
5 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (2.94%) Apple
6 1 (2.94%) BEA
6 1 (2.94%) EMC
6 1 (2.94%) Google
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (2.94%) Juniper
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) ProCurve
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.94%) Sun
6 1 (2.94%) Symantec
6 1 (2.94%) Veeam
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