The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 58 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% 1.14% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.25% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Average daily rate
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£390 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £390 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £379 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.97% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.25 £43.75
% change year-on-year
- -8.00%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
643 561 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 90.31% 91.67% 96.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 316 328
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 21 28
Average hourly rate £12.38 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.65% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.64 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £37.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Infrastructure Manager
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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
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 31 July 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) Project Management
1 5 (41.67%) Supplier Management
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
5 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (8.33%) BCP
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Corporate Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
1 5 (41.67%) Supplier Management
2 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITSM
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) BCP
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Fund Management
4 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP