The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 18 April 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 East of England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 122 92 106
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 22 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.70% 1.15% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.23% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 20
Average daily rate £463 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.19% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £268 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £373 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.09% -6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.88%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2938 2107 2938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.18% 93.56% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1639 1079 1416
Average daily rate £370 £350 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £188 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 246 307
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -27.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £39.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -12 7 £465 +6.59%
Essex -23 5 £463 +59.48% 1
Cambridgeshire -9 4 £459 +1.94% 1
Bedfordshire -18 4 £500 +17.64%
Suffolk - 2 £469 - 1
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 23 (57.50%) Project Management
2 18 (45.00%) Finance
3 17 (42.50%) ITIL
4 16 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 16 (40.00%) Windows
5 12 (30.00%) Linux
5 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
6 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (17.50%) HP
7 7 (17.50%) Manufacturing
7 7 (17.50%) VMware
7 7 (17.50%) vSphere
8 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (15.00%) VMware ESX
8 6 (15.00%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (15.00%) Retail
8 6 (15.00%) IP Telephony
8 6 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (15.00%) WebSphere
8 6 (15.00%) Web Development
8 6 (15.00%) SUSE
8 6 (15.00%) ITSM
8 6 (15.00%) Wireless
8 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (15.00%) BCP
8 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
8 6 (15.00%) Sun
8 6 (15.00%) Dell

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (15.00%) MQSeries
2 6 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (15.00%) IIS
3 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.00%) Apache
4 2 (5.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Project
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) IP Telephony
1 6 (15.00%) Wireless
1 6 (15.00%) HTTP
1 6 (15.00%) VoIP
2 2 (5.00%) MPLS
2 2 (5.00%) LAN
2 2 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) DB2
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Ant
1 2 (5.00%) Maven
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Manufacturing
3 6 (15.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.50%) Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (15.00%) SUSE
3 6 (15.00%) AIX
3 6 (15.00%) UNIX
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Project Management
2 17 (42.50%) ITIL
3 16 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (15.00%) Web Development
6 6 (15.00%) ITSM
6 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (15.00%) BCP
7 5 (12.50%) Migration
8 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
9 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (7.50%) Change Management
9 3 (7.50%) Email Migration
10 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (5.00%) Service Management
10 2 (5.00%) PRINCE
10 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
10 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.00%) PMP
2 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) vSphere
2 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.00%) VMware ESX
3 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) XenApp
4 1 (2.50%) XenServer
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) HP
1 7 (17.50%) VMware
2 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (15.00%) Sun
2 6 (15.00%) Dell
2 6 (15.00%) IBM
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Citrix
4 3 (7.50%) F5
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) Lotus
5 2 (5.00%) Avaya
5 2 (5.00%) Altiris
5 2 (5.00%) Endeca
5 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.00%) hybris
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco