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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Management over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Management
UK / England
Rank 495 492 513
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Management 70 103 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 65 55
Median daily rate £450 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £297 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £389
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £23.75 - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 - £26.00

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
34168 38153 36576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.40% 82.03% 78.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 22805 25059 24007
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 850 1101 978
Median hourly rate £33.86 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.70% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Infrastructure Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Infrastructure Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management within the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 28 £500 +5.26% 14
North West +23 12 £148 -65.29% 1
South East 0 12 £308 -1.60% 9
Yorkshire - 10 £375 - 3
East of England - 5 £505 - 3
East Midlands -4 2 - -
West Midlands -18 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Management
UK

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Infrastructure Management.

1 77 (50.66%) Windows
2 50 (32.89%) Security Cleared
3 45 (29.61%) Active Directory
4 44 (28.95%) VMware
5 43 (28.29%) Microsoft
6 42 (27.63%) Cisco
6 42 (27.63%) Linux
7 39 (25.66%) ITIL
8 36 (23.68%) PowerShell
9 34 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (21.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (20.39%) SC Cleared
12 29 (19.08%) Service Management
13 28 (18.42%) Windows Server
14 27 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (16.45%) SCCM
16 24 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
17 23 (15.13%) Finance
18 22 (14.47%) SQL
19 20 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
19 20 (13.16%) Change Management
19 20 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
20 19 (12.50%) Problem Management
20 19 (12.50%) Management Information System
20 19 (12.50%) HP
20 19 (12.50%) SQL Server
21 18 (11.84%) Python
21 18 (11.84%) Citrix
21 18 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
21 18 (11.84%) Performance Monitoring

Infrastructure Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.24%) OpenStack
2 9 (5.92%) IIS
3 8 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.61%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.95%) Confluence
6 5 (3.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.97%) Apache
7 3 (1.97%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.97%) JBoss
8 1 (0.66%) CICS
8 1 (0.66%) Gentran
8 1 (0.66%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.66%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.66%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (9.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.95%) MS Office
3 5 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.66%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.87%) IaaS
1 15 (9.87%) PaaS
2 6 (3.95%) G Suite
3 5 (3.29%) GitHub
4 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.32%) IBM PureFlex
5 2 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.18%) Firewall
1 17 (11.18%) WAN
2 14 (9.21%) Network Security
3 13 (8.55%) LAN
4 9 (5.92%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (5.92%) SAN
5 7 (4.61%) VoIP
5 7 (4.61%) VPN
6 5 (3.29%) DMZ
7 4 (2.63%) MPLS
8 3 (1.97%) DNS
8 3 (1.97%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.32%) DHCP
9 2 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (1.32%) Internet
9 2 (1.32%) IPsec
9 2 (1.32%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.32%) SSH
9 2 (1.32%) SSL
9 2 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.95%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.32%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.32%) DB2
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.95%) Git (software)
1 6 (3.95%) Jenkins
1 6 (3.95%) JIRA
2 3 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.66%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (15.13%) Finance
2 9 (5.92%) Banking
3 4 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.97%) Retail
5 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Legal
5 1 (0.66%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (9.21%) Analyst
3 12 (7.89%) Wintel Engineer
4 9 (5.92%) Architect
4 9 (5.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (5.92%) Infrastructure Support
5 8 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 8 (5.26%) Technical Leader
6 7 (4.61%) Administrator
6 7 (4.61%) Consultant
6 7 (4.61%) Design Engineer
6 7 (4.61%) Developer
6 7 (4.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (4.61%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (3.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (3.95%) Senior DevOps
7 6 (3.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 6 (3.95%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.29%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.97%) .NET
1 3 (1.97%) Middleware
2 2 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (1.32%) Apache Camel
2 2 (1.32%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (1.32%) XML
2 2 (1.32%) XMPP
2 2 (1.32%) XSLT
3 1 (0.66%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.66%) CSS
3 1 (0.66%) EDI
3 1 (0.66%) HTML
3 1 (0.66%) LAMP
3 1 (0.66%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (0.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.92%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.92%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.95%) Cloud Native
4 6 (3.95%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.63%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.63%) Replication
5 4 (2.63%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.63%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.97%) Clustering
7 2 (1.32%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.32%) User Experience
7 2 (1.32%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.32%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.66%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.66%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.66%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (50.66%) Windows
2 42 (27.63%) Linux
3 34 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (21.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (18.42%) Windows Server
6 24 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (8.55%) Ubuntu
8 11 (7.24%) Unix
8 11 (7.24%) Windows 7
9 9 (5.92%) Android
10 7 (4.61%) Apple iOS
10 7 (4.61%) Mac OS X
10 7 (4.61%) Windows 10
11 6 (3.95%) CentOS
12 4 (2.63%) Solaris
12 4 (2.63%) Windows Phone
13 2 (1.32%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.66%) AIX
14 1 (0.66%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.66%) ITIL
2 29 (19.08%) Service Management
3 27 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (13.16%) Change Management
5 19 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 18 (11.84%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (9.87%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 15 (9.87%) Change Control
7 15 (9.87%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 14 (9.21%) DevOps
8 14 (9.21%) Incident Management
8 14 (9.21%) Project Management
8 14 (9.21%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (6.58%) Configuration Management
9 10 (6.58%) Integration Testing
9 10 (6.58%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.92%) Network Security Management
10 9 (5.92%) SDLC
10 9 (5.92%) Translating Business Requirements
10 9 (5.92%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 36 (23.68%) PowerShell
2 22 (14.47%) SQL
3 18 (11.84%) Python
4 11 (7.24%) VBScript
5 9 (5.92%) Java
6 8 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.95%) Ruby
8 5 (3.29%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.97%) C#
10 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.32%) R
10 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.66%) ABAP
11 1 (0.66%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.66%) C
11 1 (0.66%) COBOL
11 1 (0.66%) JCL
11 1 (0.66%) Perl
11 1 (0.66%) PHP
11 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (32.89%) Security Cleared
2 31 (20.39%) SC Cleared
3 20 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (9.21%) MCSE
5 9 (5.92%) CCNA
5 9 (5.92%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (5.92%) Degree
6 8 (5.26%) MCSA
7 7 (4.61%) CCA
8 6 (3.95%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (3.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (2.63%) CCNP
10 4 (2.63%) CCSA
10 4 (2.63%) MCP
11 3 (1.97%) CCSE
11 3 (1.97%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.32%) HNC
12 2 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.26%) QA
1 8 (5.26%) SLA
2 5 (3.29%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 45 (29.61%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (10.53%) XenApp
4 14 (9.21%) XenDesktop
5 13 (8.55%) Firmware
6 12 (7.89%) vSphere
7 7 (4.61%) BitLocker
7 7 (4.61%) Xen
7 7 (4.61%) XenServer
8 4 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (2.63%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.66%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.66%) Docker
9 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.66%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (16.45%) SCCM
2 10 (6.58%) Puppet
3 7 (4.61%) WSUS
4 6 (3.95%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.95%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (3.95%) SCOM
5 5 (3.29%) Casper Suite
6 4 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.32%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (1.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (1.32%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.66%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.66%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.66%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.66%) SCSM
9 1 (0.66%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 44 (28.95%) VMware
2 43 (28.29%) Microsoft
3 42 (27.63%) Cisco
4 19 (12.50%) HP
5 18 (11.84%) Citrix
6 15 (9.87%) CheckPoint
6 15 (9.87%) Symantec
7 13 (8.55%) Dell
8 11 (7.24%) Apple
9 10 (6.58%) Oracle
10 8 (5.26%) Red Hat
10 8 (5.26%) ServiceNow
11 7 (4.61%) Google
11 7 (4.61%) Intel Security
12 6 (3.95%) Atlassian
13 5 (3.29%) Canon
13 5 (3.29%) Sophos
13 5 (3.29%) Veeam
14 4 (2.63%) IBM
14 4 (2.63%) SAP
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