Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Infrastructure Consultant was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 831 833 834
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Consultant 7 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.008% 0.011% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.012% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
England median daily rate £313 £540 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.13% +27.06% +8.28%
10th Percentile £305 £372 £288
90th Percentile £366 £575 £523
UK median daily rate £315 £540 £425
% change year-on-year -41.67% +27.06% +8.28%
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 87,499 85,538 93,500
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.76% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,692 56,349 60,467
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £610 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,538 2,914 3,579
England median hourly rate £18.30 £18.39 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.48% -0.61% +12.12%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £18.52
% change year-on-year +2.78% -2.81% +12.24%

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
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 18 January 2018. 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
North of England +39 2 - - 1
Midlands - 2 £310 - 2
North East - 2 - - 1
South East - 2 £375 - 3
West Midlands - 2 £310 - 2
London -33 1 £315 -42.73% 3
Senior Infrastructure Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) AS400
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Go
4 1 (14.29%) Zephyr
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Native
4 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming

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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Hindi Language
2 1 (14.29%) Japanese Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) AS400
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Native
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Kanban
1 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
1 1 (14.29%) TDD
1 1 (14.29%) Test Management
1 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Go
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp