The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 48 55 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 35 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.42% 1.56% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 1.66% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £428 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £411 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £590 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.48% +10.00%
Infrastructure Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1367 1145 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.34% 93.78% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 588 285
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 9
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.53 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.43% +19.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £24.00 £43.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Infrastructure Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 28 (45.90%) Finance
2 26 (42.62%) Banking
3 18 (29.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (26.23%) Windows
5 12 (19.67%) PRINCE2
6 10 (16.39%) Project Management
6 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
7 7 (11.48%) Oracle
7 7 (11.48%) ITIL
7 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (11.48%) People Management
8 6 (9.84%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (9.84%) Information Security
8 6 (9.84%) Risk Management
8 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
8 6 (9.84%) Change Management
9 5 (8.20%) ISEB
9 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
10 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (6.56%) Migration
11 3 (4.92%) VMware
11 3 (4.92%) Retail
11 3 (4.92%) Retail Banking
11 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
11 3 (4.92%) SQL
11 3 (4.92%) Time Management
12 2 (3.28%) Business Continuity Management
12 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
12 2 (3.28%) SCCM

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) LAN
1 2 (3.28%) SAN
1 2 (3.28%) NAS
2 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
General
1 28 (45.90%) Finance
2 26 (42.62%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
3 3 (4.92%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Law
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Replication
1 2 (3.28%) Clustering
1 2 (3.28%) iPad
2 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.64%) SCADA
2 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.28%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (19.67%) PRINCE2
3 10 (16.39%) Project Management
4 7 (11.48%) ITIL
4 7 (11.48%) People Management
5 6 (9.84%) Risk Management
5 6 (9.84%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (9.84%) Information Security
5 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
5 6 (9.84%) Change Management
6 4 (6.56%) Migration
7 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.92%) Time Management
8 2 (3.28%) Budget Control
8 2 (3.28%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.28%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.28%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (3.28%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.64%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (8.20%) ISEB
3 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCCM
1 2 (3.28%) SCOM
2 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) VMware
4 2 (3.28%) Apple
4 2 (3.28%) Citrix
5 1 (1.64%) Avaya
5 1 (1.64%) HP
5 1 (1.64%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Verint