The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 573 530 505
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -25
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 46 71 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 41 43
Average daily rate £363 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £333 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £345
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the UK.

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the UK.

Infrastructure Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -24 38 £385 -3.14% 12
London -20 13 £440 +14.28% 3
South East +2 12 £370 -12.94% 6
Hampshire +11 7 £370 -17.77% 2
Berkshire +1 4 £425 -34.61% 2
Scotland -12 4 £350 -20.72% 3
City of London +33 3 £388 +0.77%
South West +4 3 £343 -16.71% 1
East of England -7 3 £240 -38.85% 1
Yorkshire -8 3 £400 -9.09% 1
Reading -10 3 - - 1
Edinburgh -18 3 £350 +5.10%
Hertfordshire +6 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire -3 2 £400 -9.09%
North East -23 2 £313 -
Wiltshire - 2 £343 -
Leeds - 2 £400 -
Buckinghamshire +13 1 £328 -17.08% 2
Milton Keynes +7 1 £328 -
Wales -5 1 £250 -58.33%
Essex -7 1 £240 -37.66%
Tyne and Wear -31 1 £313 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Derby - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £450 -
Winchester - 1 £363 -

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 61 (50.41%) Windows
2 45 (37.19%) Windows Server
3 43 (35.54%) Active Directory
4 42 (34.71%) VMware
5 34 (28.10%) Microsoft
6 31 (25.62%) Citrix
7 30 (24.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (23.14%) DNS
9 27 (22.31%) Finance
10 25 (20.66%) Firewall
10 25 (20.66%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (20.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (20.66%) Data Centre
11 21 (17.36%) Migration
12 20 (16.53%) Linux
13 19 (15.70%) ITIL
14 18 (14.88%) WAN
14 18 (14.88%) SAN
15 17 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (14.05%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (14.05%) LAN
15 17 (14.05%) IIS
16 16 (13.22%) SCCM
17 15 (12.40%) Oracle
17 15 (12.40%) Hyper-V
18 14 (11.57%) SQL Server
18 14 (11.57%) Cisco
19 13 (10.74%) MS Exchange
19 13 (10.74%) SQL
19 13 (10.74%) XenApp

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 17 (14.05%) IIS
2 13 (10.74%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.44%) Lync
3 9 (7.44%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.65%) CMS
6 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.65%) JBoss
6 2 (1.65%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.65%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.83%) Apache
7 1 (0.83%) Confluence
7 1 (0.83%) Documentum
7 1 (0.83%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) MS Office
2 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.83%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.65%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.74%) Office 365
2 11 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.65%) PaaS
4 2 (1.65%) SaaS
5 1 (0.83%) IaaS
5 1 (0.83%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.14%) DNS
2 25 (20.66%) Firewall
3 18 (14.88%) SAN
3 18 (14.88%) WAN
4 17 (14.05%) LAN
5 10 (8.26%) DHCP
6 9 (7.44%) NetScaler
6 9 (7.44%) TCP/IP
7 7 (5.79%) FTP
8 6 (4.96%) Internet
8 6 (4.96%) Network Security
8 6 (4.96%) Reverse Proxy
8 6 (4.96%) SSL
9 4 (3.31%) NAS
9 4 (3.31%) VPN
10 3 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.48%) LDAP
11 2 (1.65%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.65%) VLAN
11 2 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.65%) Informix
5 2 (1.65%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.83%) Big Data
6 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.83%) DB2
6 1 (0.83%) MySQL
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.65%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.83%) MSI
General
1 27 (22.31%) Finance
2 5 (4.13%) Banking
3 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.65%) Publishing
5 1 (0.83%) Back Office
5 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Local Government
5 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.31%) Middleware
2 3 (2.48%) .NET
3 2 (1.65%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.65%) J2EE
3 2 (1.65%) jQuery
3 2 (1.65%) LAMP
3 2 (1.65%) Web Services
4 1 (0.83%) COM+
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.66%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.31%) Clustering
3 3 (2.48%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.48%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (2.48%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.65%) CCTV
4 2 (1.65%) EMC VNX
4 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.65%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.65%) Grid Computing
4 2 (1.65%) HP Storage
4 2 (1.65%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.65%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) Chemistry
5 1 (0.83%) CMDB
5 1 (0.83%) Derivative
5 1 (0.83%) EMC Centera
5 1 (0.83%) Physics
5 1 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 61 (50.41%) Windows
2 45 (37.19%) Windows Server
3 30 (24.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (20.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (16.53%) Linux
6 17 (14.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (8.26%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.96%) Unix
9 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.48%) Solaris
10 1 (0.83%) CentOS
10 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.36%) Migration
2 19 (15.70%) ITIL
3 9 (7.44%) DevOps
3 9 (7.44%) ITIL V3
4 8 (6.61%) Presales
5 7 (5.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (5.79%) Information Security
6 6 (4.96%) Data Analysis
6 6 (4.96%) Security Management
6 6 (4.96%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (4.13%) Change Management
7 5 (4.13%) CRM
7 5 (4.13%) Project Management
7 5 (4.13%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.13%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (3.31%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.31%) Capacity Management
8 4 (3.31%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.31%) Content Management
9 3 (2.48%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.74%) SQL
2 7 (5.79%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.48%) Java
4 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.65%) Perl
4 2 (1.65%) VB
5 1 (0.83%) Korn
5 1 (0.83%) Python
5 1 (0.83%) Ruby
5 1 (0.83%) VBA
5 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (9.92%) Security Cleared
3 11 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (7.44%) MCSA
5 8 (6.61%) MCSE
6 6 (4.96%) CISSP
7 4 (3.31%) MCITP
8 2 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.65%) Degree
8 2 (1.65%) MCP
9 1 (0.83%) APMP
9 1 (0.83%) CCA
9 1 (0.83%) CCEE
9 1 (0.83%) CCNA
9 1 (0.83%) CCNP
9 1 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) ISO27002
1 5 (4.13%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.65%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (35.54%) Active Directory
2 25 (20.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.40%) Hyper-V
4 13 (10.74%) XenApp
5 12 (9.92%) vSphere
6 7 (5.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (5.79%) UAG
6 7 (5.79%) XenServer
7 6 (4.96%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.31%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.65%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.83%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (13.22%) SCCM
2 7 (5.79%) SCOM
3 3 (2.48%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.48%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (2.48%) WSUS
4 2 (1.65%) Dollar Universe
4 2 (1.65%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (1.65%) Nagios
5 1 (0.83%) EdgeSight
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.83%) NetCrunch
5 1 (0.83%) OpenView
5 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.83%) Puppet
5 1 (0.83%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 42 (34.71%) VMware
2 34 (28.10%) Microsoft
3 31 (25.62%) Citrix
4 15 (12.40%) Oracle
5 14 (11.57%) Cisco
6 12 (9.92%) EMC
7 6 (4.96%) HP
8 5 (4.13%) Varonis
9 4 (3.31%) Dell
9 4 (3.31%) Wyse
10 3 (2.48%) IBM
10 3 (2.48%) Symantec
11 2 (1.65%) Avaya
11 2 (1.65%) NetApp
11 2 (1.65%) Pega
11 2 (1.65%) Polycom
11 2 (1.65%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.65%) Sun
11 2 (1.65%) Veeam
11 2 (1.65%) WatchGuard
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