The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 59 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 8 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.97% 1.32% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.47% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Average daily rate
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£363 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £38.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year
+19.48% -10.98%
Infrastructure Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
761 545 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 92.47% 89.79% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 317 261
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £186 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 32
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £31.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Infrastructure Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Infrastructure Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Infrastructure Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Manager across the Birmingham region.

Infrastructure Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Infrastructure Manager 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 Infrastructure Manager in their job title.

1 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Electronics
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) DTV
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Infrastructure Manager 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 Infrastructure Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Private Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) DTV
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) AIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
1 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) SAP