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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Management
Rank 494 498 456
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -42
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Management 85 53 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.15% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 15 28
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£388 £345 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.53% -18.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £400 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £331 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.54% -5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £22.69 £23.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £23.50 -
% change year-on-year
-18.08% -
Infrastructure Management
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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
37095 34787 31991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.83% 74.29% 72.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24706 21803 19148
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1033 1077 1341
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Infrastructure Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 December 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
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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 +23 28 £405 +4.58% 3
South East -19 21 £360 +8.67%
West Midlands +11 20 £400 +2.56%
South West -30 6 £326 -
Yorkshire -10 3 £273 - 2
North West -10 3 £355 - 2
East Midlands - 2 £313 - 3
East of England -10 1 - - 1
North East -31 1 - -
Infrastructure Management
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Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 52 (40.00%) Windows
2 33 (25.38%) Linux
3 31 (23.85%) Finance
4 29 (22.31%) VMware
5 28 (21.54%) Project Management
6 25 (19.23%) Active Directory
6 25 (19.23%) UNIX
7 24 (18.46%) ITIL
7 24 (18.46%) Microsoft
8 21 (16.15%) PRINCE2
8 21 (16.15%) Security Cleared
8 21 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (15.38%) Oracle
10 19 (14.62%) Java
10 19 (14.62%) WebLogic
10 19 (14.62%) Change Management
10 19 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (13.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (13.08%) Red Hat
12 17 (13.08%) Apache
12 17 (13.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (13.08%) Jenkins
13 16 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (12.31%) MS Exchange
13 16 (12.31%) SAN
14 15 (11.54%) SQL Server
14 15 (11.54%) J2EE
14 15 (11.54%) Subversion
14 15 (11.54%) Open Source
15 14 (10.77%) Puppet

Infrastructure Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 19 (14.62%) WebLogic
2 17 (13.08%) Apache
3 16 (12.31%) MS Exchange
4 14 (10.77%) JBoss
5 12 (9.23%) Confluence
6 11 (8.46%) Tomcat
7 10 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (5.38%) Lync
8 7 (5.38%) IIS
9 6 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (3.85%) SharePoint
11 4 (3.08%) WebSphere
11 4 (3.08%) nginx
12 2 (1.54%) OpenStack
12 2 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.77%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (6.15%) MS Office
2 7 (5.38%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.08%) PaaS
2 2 (1.54%) IaaS
2 2 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.31%) SAN
2 13 (10.00%) Firewall
3 11 (8.46%) WAN
4 8 (6.15%) LAN
4 8 (6.15%) DNS
4 8 (6.15%) Network Security
5 7 (5.38%) NetScaler
5 7 (5.38%) WLAN
6 6 (4.62%) VoIP
6 6 (4.62%) DHCP
6 6 (4.62%) VLAN
6 6 (4.62%) NAS
7 5 (3.85%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.08%) OSPF
8 4 (3.08%) BGP
8 4 (3.08%) EIGRP
8 4 (3.08%) RIP
8 4 (3.08%) Wireless
9 3 (2.31%) Internet
10 2 (1.54%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.08%) MySQL
4 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (13.08%) Jenkins
2 15 (11.54%) Subversion
3 14 (10.77%) JIRA
4 13 (10.00%) Maven
5 10 (7.69%) Hudson
6 2 (1.54%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.54%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.54%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.54%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.54%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.77%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.77%) Ant
7 1 (0.77%) ClearCase
General
1 31 (23.85%) Finance
2 8 (6.15%) Banking
3 4 (3.08%) Legal
3 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.54%) Games
4 2 (1.54%) Military
5 1 (0.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.77%) Law
5 1 (0.77%) Marketing
5 1 (0.77%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (14.62%) Architect
2 18 (13.85%) Analyst
3 15 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 12 (9.23%) Platform Architect
5 10 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (6.15%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (6.15%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.38%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (4.62%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.62%) Network Engineer
9 5 (3.85%) Consultant
9 5 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.85%) Desktop Support
9 5 (3.85%) Service Manager
9 5 (3.85%) Technical Manager
9 5 (3.85%) Network Support
10 4 (3.08%) Network Support Engineer
10 4 (3.08%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.54%) J2EE
2 10 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (4.62%) Web Services
4 5 (3.85%) Middleware
5 4 (3.08%) CSS
5 4 (3.08%) HTML
5 4 (3.08%) jQuery
6 2 (1.54%) RESTful
6 2 (1.54%) HTML5
6 2 (1.54%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (1.54%) iOS SDK
6 2 (1.54%) CSS3
6 2 (1.54%) Laravel
6 2 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.54%) Android SDK
6 2 (1.54%) LAMP
6 2 (1.54%) XML
6 2 (1.54%) Swing
6 2 (1.54%) WAP
6 2 (1.54%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.54%) Open Source
3 7 (5.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.31%) User Experience
4 3 (2.31%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.54%) NHS
5 2 (1.54%) Replication
5 2 (1.54%) CMDB
6 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.77%) iPhone
6 1 (0.77%) iSeries
6 1 (0.77%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.77%) Clustering
6 1 (0.77%) Tandem
6 1 (0.77%) PKI
6 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.77%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (40.00%) Windows
2 33 (25.38%) Linux
3 25 (19.23%) UNIX
4 18 (13.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (13.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (8.46%) Solaris
9 10 (7.69%) AIX
9 10 (7.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 5 (3.85%) Windows 7
11 4 (3.08%) SUSE
12 3 (2.31%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.31%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.54%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.54%) CentOS
13 2 (1.54%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.54%) Android
13 2 (1.54%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.77%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.54%) Project Management
2 24 (18.46%) ITIL
3 21 (16.15%) PRINCE2
4 19 (14.62%) Change Management
5 14 (10.77%) DevOps
6 12 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (6.92%) Supplier Management
7 9 (6.92%) Service Management
7 9 (6.92%) Service Delivery
8 8 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.15%) Transition Management
9 7 (5.38%) Incident Management
9 7 (5.38%) Problem Management
10 6 (4.62%) Change Control
11 4 (3.08%) WAN Optimisation
11 4 (3.08%) Release Management
11 4 (3.08%) Integration Testing
11 4 (3.08%) MVC
11 4 (3.08%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.62%) Java
2 13 (10.00%) SQL
3 12 (9.23%) PowerShell
4 11 (8.46%) Perl
5 4 (3.08%) PHP
5 4 (3.08%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.08%) C
5 4 (3.08%) Python
6 2 (1.54%) Objective-C
6 2 (1.54%) Ruby
6 2 (1.54%) PHP5
6 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.54%) VBA
6 2 (1.54%) C#
6 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (16.15%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.46%) Degree
2 11 (8.46%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.62%) CCNA
4 2 (1.54%) MCSE
4 2 (1.54%) CCNP
4 2 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.54%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.54%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.77%) CBAP
5 1 (0.77%) PMP
5 1 (0.77%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.77%) CCVP
5 1 (0.77%) GSEC
5 1 (0.77%) ISEB
5 1 (0.77%) CISSP
5 1 (0.77%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.38%) SLA
2 4 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 25 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 19 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.15%) Squid
4 7 (5.38%) XenApp
4 7 (5.38%) vSphere
5 6 (4.62%) XenServer
5 6 (4.62%) VMware Server
6 5 (3.85%) DFS Replication
6 5 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.31%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.77%) RACF
9 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.77%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.77%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (10.77%) Puppet
2 5 (3.85%) SCOM
3 2 (1.54%) SCCM
3 2 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.77%) Foglight
4 1 (0.77%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.77%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.77%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 29 (22.31%) VMware
2 24 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 20 (15.38%) Oracle
4 17 (13.08%) Red Hat
5 13 (10.00%) Cisco
6 10 (7.69%) BEA
7 9 (6.92%) Citrix
8 8 (6.15%) HP
8 8 (6.15%) NetApp
8 8 (6.15%) Riverbed
9 6 (4.62%) Mitel
9 6 (4.62%) Juniper
10 5 (3.85%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.85%) IBM
10 5 (3.85%) SolarWinds
11 4 (3.08%) F5
12 3 (2.31%) Pega
12 3 (2.31%) Sun
13 2 (1.54%) EMC
13 2 (1.54%) Sybase
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