The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South 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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 132 131 145
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 9 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.19% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.20% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Median daily rate £272 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +6.89%
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 South 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2806 2995 2828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.51% 95.69% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1796 1894 1845
Median daily rate £366 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 185 190
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Infrastructure Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Infrastructure Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Gloucestershire -2 3 £254 -43.55%
Bristol +3 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £323 -
Dorset - 1 £250 -
Infrastructure Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 West region featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) IBM Notes
4 3 (25.00%) Apple
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (25.00%) OpenVPN
4 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Office 365
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) CISSP
6 1 (8.33%) Lotus
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (8.33%) BCP
6 1 (8.33%) LDAP
6 1 (8.33%) SLA
6 1 (8.33%) Data Security
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) OpenVPN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) BCP
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Data Security
3 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) Threat Management
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Apple
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) Lotus
3 1 (8.33%) Qualys
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat