Period
to 22 March 2019

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure Consultant
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 237 249 215
Rank change year-on-year +12 -34 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 7 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.10% 0.056% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.059% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
City of London median daily rate £500 £388 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -9.88% +26.47%
10th Percentile £391 £336 £388
90th Percentile £530 £413 £513
Central London median daily rate £500 £400 £430
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.98% +29.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,413 6,734 5,778
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.50% 94.54% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,966 5,339 4,528
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £306 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £656
Central London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 99 67
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% +2.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £12.76 £11.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £41.55 £39.20 £42.90
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -15.00%

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Consultant in the City of London

Infrastructure Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Consultant in the City of London

Infrastructure Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Consultant in the City of London

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, Infrastructure Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (42.86%) Workshop Facilitation
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) vRealize
6 1 (14.29%) VMware NSX
6 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (14.29%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) VB
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) Python

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (42.86%) Workshop Facilitation
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VMware NSX
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) vRealize
1 1 (14.29%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) VMware