The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Rank - 604 583
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Consultant 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.015% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.016% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Average daily rate - £385 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -35.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £385 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £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 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
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% -

Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Infrastructure Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) EqualLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Migration

Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (33.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CommVault
3 1 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) VMware