The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Infrastructure Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 144 - 119
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £413 - £340
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 - £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 - £352
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £355 £340
% change year-on-year
+19.71% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3145 2350 2400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.65% 94.99% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1872 1389 1219
Median daily rate £400 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 150 188
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.78 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Infrastructure Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Birmingham - 2 £500 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £325 -
Infrastructure Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 West Midlands region featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) DataStage
3 1 (14.29%) QualityStage
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) DataStage
2 1 (14.29%) QualityStage
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware