Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Infrastructure Consultant was £394 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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.

Senior Infrastructure Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 836 866 864
Rank change year-on-year +30 -2 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Consultant 13 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.010% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.011% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 7
England median daily rate £394 £530 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +24.71% +13.33%
10th Percentile £334 £380 £288
90th Percentile £494 £575 £523
UK median daily rate £394 £530 £425
% change year-on-year -25.71% +24.71% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89119 91561 99256
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.77% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59385 60311 64207
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2639 2960 3840
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.96 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Consultant in England

Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Infrastructure Consultant in England

Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Consultant in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Infrastructure Consultant in England

Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 6 £400 -27.27%
North of England - 2 - - 2
Midlands - 2 £361 -
North East - 2 - - 1
South East - 2 £375 -
East of England -17 1 £550 -
East Midlands - 1 £413 -
West Midlands - 1 £310 -
Senior Infrastructure Consultant
UK

Senior Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Finance
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
2 6 (46.15%) SAN
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 5 (38.46%) NAS
3 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (30.77%) Investment Management
4 4 (30.77%) Hedge funds
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Front Office
4 4 (30.77%) Back Office
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) Office 365
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) Kanban
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (7.69%) Ruby
7 1 (7.69%) Hindi Language
7 1 (7.69%) Japanese Language
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
7 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi

Senior Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 5 (38.46%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Back Office
2 4 (30.77%) Front Office
3 1 (7.69%) Hindi Language
3 1 (7.69%) Japanese Language
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Hedge funds
2 1 (7.69%) AS400
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Native
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Investment Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (7.69%) Kanban
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Go
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp