The table below looks at the statistics for Infrastructure Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Management over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Management
Rank 505 514 519
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Management 97 77 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 49 18
Average daily rate £384 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% +17.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £501 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.00 -
Infrastructure Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38390 36509 34149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.35% 77.80% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25486 23681 21098
Average daily rate £428 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1105 979 1068
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.67 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Infrastructure Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Infrastructure Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Infrastructure Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Infrastructure Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management across the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Infrastructure Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Infrastructure Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Infrastructure Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 29 £525 +35.48% 10
South East +6 25 £313 -11.97% 13
North West -3 20 £375 +5.63% 2
West Midlands -23 8 £455 +8.85% 3
East Midlands - 8 £488 - 1
South West +6 6 £248 - 3
North East - 1 - -
Infrastructure Management
UK

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Infrastructure Management also 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 that cited Infrastructure Management.

1 76 (36.02%) ITIL
2 67 (31.75%) Windows
3 59 (27.96%) Finance
4 42 (19.91%) Service Delivery
5 41 (19.43%) Microsoft
6 39 (18.48%) Cisco
7 36 (17.06%) Project Management
8 35 (16.59%) Active Directory
9 34 (16.11%) Windows Server
10 32 (15.17%) Data Centre
11 31 (14.69%) Security Cleared
12 30 (14.22%) Firewall
13 28 (13.27%) PowerShell
14 27 (12.80%) SC Cleared
14 27 (12.80%) VMware
15 26 (12.32%) Service Management
15 26 (12.32%) Citrix
15 26 (12.32%) XenApp
16 25 (11.85%) Linux
17 24 (11.37%) Windows Server 2012
18 22 (10.43%) Change Management
18 22 (10.43%) Unix
19 21 (9.95%) SAP
19 21 (9.95%) SQL
19 21 (9.95%) LAN
20 20 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
20 20 (9.48%) Degree
21 19 (9.00%) SCOM
21 19 (9.00%) ITIL V3
22 18 (8.53%) Windows Server 2008

Infrastructure Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Infrastructure Management also 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 that cited Infrastructure Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.58%) IIS
2 13 (6.16%) Skype for Business
3 9 (4.27%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.84%) Confluence
5 5 (2.37%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.42%) Apache
6 3 (1.42%) Node.js
6 3 (1.42%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.42%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.42%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.95%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.84%) MS Excel
1 6 (2.84%) MS Office
2 3 (1.42%) MS Project
3 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (7.11%) SAP GRC
1 15 (7.11%) SAP SRM
2 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.47%) Maximo
3 1 (0.47%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.27%) IaaS
4 8 (3.79%) Office 365
5 6 (2.84%) PaaS
6 3 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (14.22%) Firewall
2 21 (9.95%) LAN
3 17 (8.06%) VPN
3 17 (8.06%) WAN
4 15 (7.11%) NetScaler
4 15 (7.11%) Network Security
5 11 (5.21%) DNS
5 11 (5.21%) IPsec
5 11 (5.21%) SAN
5 11 (5.21%) VoIP
6 10 (4.74%) MPLS
6 10 (4.74%) SSL
7 8 (3.79%) VLAN
8 6 (2.84%) Internet
8 6 (2.84%) Multicast
9 5 (2.37%) DHCP
9 5 (2.37%) DMZ
9 5 (2.37%) FTP
9 5 (2.37%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (2.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.11%) SAP BW
2 12 (5.69%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.74%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (2.84%) Big Data
4 6 (2.84%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.84%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.74%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.79%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.32%) JIRA
4 6 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.37%) Hudson
6 4 (1.90%) Introscope
7 3 (1.42%) Ant
8 2 (0.95%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.95%) FxCop
8 2 (0.95%) Maven
8 2 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.95%) StyleCop
8 2 (0.95%) Subversion
8 2 (0.95%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.47%) MSI
9 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 59 (27.96%) Finance
2 15 (7.11%) Banking
3 9 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.37%) Military
4 5 (2.37%) Publishing
4 5 (2.37%) Retail
5 4 (1.90%) Legal
6 3 (1.42%) Games
6 3 (1.42%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.42%) Law
7 2 (0.95%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 33 (15.64%) Analyst
2 24 (11.37%) Infrastructure Manager
3 22 (10.43%) Delivery Manager
4 20 (9.48%) Architect
4 20 (9.48%) Service Manager
5 17 (8.06%) Service Analyst
5 17 (8.06%) Services Delivery Manager
6 15 (7.11%) Consultant
7 14 (6.64%) Project Manager
7 14 (6.64%) Services Delivery Analyst
8 13 (6.16%) SAP Analyst
9 10 (4.74%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 10 (4.74%) Support Engineer
10 9 (4.27%) Administrator
11 8 (3.79%) Contracts Manager
11 8 (3.79%) Head of Engineering
11 8 (3.79%) Head of Infrastructure
11 8 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.32%) Enterprise Architect
12 7 (3.32%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.32%) Web Services
2 6 (2.84%) Middleware
3 5 (2.37%) .NET
3 5 (2.37%) CSS
3 5 (2.37%) RSS
4 2 (0.95%) Hibernate
4 2 (0.95%) J2EE
4 2 (0.95%) Spring
5 1 (0.47%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.47%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.47%) Leaflet
5 1 (0.47%) RESTful
5 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 1 (0.47%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.17%) Data Centre
2 17 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.84%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (2.37%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.90%) e-Health
6 4 (1.90%) Statistics
7 3 (1.42%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.42%) HP Storage
7 3 (1.42%) PMI
7 3 (1.42%) Wiki
8 2 (0.95%) CMDB
8 2 (0.95%) Equities
8 2 (0.95%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.95%) NHS
9 1 (0.47%) AS400
9 1 (0.47%) BBC
9 1 (0.47%) PKI
9 1 (0.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (31.75%) Windows
2 34 (16.11%) Windows Server
3 25 (11.85%) Linux
4 24 (11.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (10.43%) Unix
6 18 (8.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.84%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.37%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.95%) Solaris
11 2 (0.95%) SUSE
12 1 (0.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (36.02%) ITIL
2 42 (19.91%) Service Delivery
3 36 (17.06%) Project Management
4 26 (12.32%) Service Management
5 22 (10.43%) Change Management
6 19 (9.00%) ITIL V3
7 18 (8.53%) Migration
8 16 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (7.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (6.64%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (6.16%) Business Continuity
11 13 (6.16%) Release Management
12 11 (5.21%) Configuration Management
13 10 (4.74%) CRM
14 9 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (4.27%) DevOps
14 9 (4.27%) Network Management
15 8 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (3.79%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.27%) PowerShell
2 21 (9.95%) SQL
3 10 (4.74%) Java
4 7 (3.32%) Perl
5 5 (2.37%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.37%) Python
6 3 (1.42%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.42%) VBScript
7 2 (0.95%) C#
7 2 (0.95%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (14.69%) Security Cleared
2 27 (12.80%) SC Cleared
3 20 (9.48%) Degree
4 17 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (6.64%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (5.69%) CCNA
6 12 (5.69%) MCSE
7 10 (4.74%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (3.32%) CCDA
9 5 (2.37%) CISM
9 5 (2.37%) CISSP
10 4 (1.90%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.90%) NCIE
10 4 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.42%) CBAP
11 3 (1.42%) CCA
11 3 (1.42%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.42%) MCITP
11 3 (1.42%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.27%) SLA
2 6 (2.84%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 35 (16.59%) Active Directory
2 26 (12.32%) XenApp
3 20 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (7.58%) vSphere
4 16 (7.58%) XenServer
5 12 (5.69%) Hyper-V
6 8 (3.79%) XenDesktop
7 6 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (2.84%) UAG
8 4 (1.90%) Firmware
9 3 (1.42%) Docker
10 1 (0.47%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.47%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (9.00%) SCOM
2 10 (4.74%) SCCM
3 8 (3.79%) Puppet
3 8 (3.79%) SCOrch
4 6 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.90%) CA Wily
5 4 (1.90%) SCVMM
6 3 (1.42%) EdgeSight
6 3 (1.42%) Nagios
7 2 (0.95%) Netcool
7 2 (0.95%) WSUS
8 1 (0.47%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (19.43%) Microsoft
2 39 (18.48%) Cisco
3 27 (12.80%) VMware
4 26 (12.32%) Citrix
5 21 (9.95%) SAP
6 17 (8.06%) HP
7 15 (7.11%) Oracle
8 12 (5.69%) NetApp
9 7 (3.32%) CA
9 7 (3.32%) Fortinet
9 7 (3.32%) Palo Alto
10 6 (2.84%) IBM
11 5 (2.37%) Brocade
11 5 (2.37%) EMC
11 5 (2.37%) F5
11 5 (2.37%) Hitachi
11 5 (2.37%) Nimsoft
11 5 (2.37%) Polycom
11 5 (2.37%) Remedy
11 5 (2.37%) Tandberg
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