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 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Management
Rank 536 530 560
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +30
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Management 90 121 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.23% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.28% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 92 30
Median daily rate £431 £393 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.87% +8.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £525 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 - £19.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 - £47.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 - -
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
41047 42746 40764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.47% 81.10% 77.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27382 28436 25881
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1034 1183 1137
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.76 £47.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management within the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -13 37 £475 +8.57% 9
South East -5 19 £500 +51.51% 5
North West +31 13 £225 -50.00% 1
South West +13 7 £350 -13.04% 4
North East - 5 £330 -
Yorkshire +13 4 £375 +38.88% 2
East of England +13 2 £525 +5.00% 3
East Midlands -8 1 £475 +331.81% 1
Midlands - 1 £550 -
Infrastructure Management
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Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 69 (44.81%) Windows
2 43 (27.92%) Linux
3 38 (24.68%) Active Directory
4 37 (24.03%) HP
4 37 (24.03%) ITIL
5 36 (23.38%) Microsoft
5 36 (23.38%) Security Cleared
6 33 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (21.43%) VMware
7 31 (20.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (19.48%) SC Cleared
8 30 (19.48%) Cisco
9 29 (18.83%) WAN
10 27 (17.53%) Finance
10 27 (17.53%) SCCM
10 27 (17.53%) PowerShell
11 25 (16.23%) Project Management
12 22 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (14.29%) Service Management
13 21 (13.64%) LAN
13 21 (13.64%) SQL
13 21 (13.64%) Release Management
14 20 (12.99%) Java
14 20 (12.99%) Citrix
14 20 (12.99%) Service Delivery
15 19 (12.34%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (12.34%) Windows Server
16 18 (11.69%) Incident Management
16 18 (11.69%) OpenStack
16 18 (11.69%) Python

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 18 (11.69%) OpenStack
2 14 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 10 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.84%) Confluence
4 9 (5.84%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (5.84%) Jetty
5 6 (3.90%) IIS
6 5 (3.25%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.60%) JBoss
7 4 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.95%) Apache
9 2 (1.30%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.65%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 8 (5.19%) MS Excel
1 8 (5.19%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.90%) MS Office
3 4 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.65%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.49%) IaaS
2 9 (5.84%) PaaS
3 4 (2.60%) Google Apps
4 3 (1.95%) GitHub
4 3 (1.95%) IBM PureFlex
4 3 (1.95%) Office 365
5 2 (1.30%) SaaS
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.83%) WAN
2 21 (13.64%) LAN
3 17 (11.04%) SAN
4 13 (8.44%) Firewall
5 12 (7.79%) VLAN
6 8 (5.19%) NetScaler
6 8 (5.19%) WLAN
7 7 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (3.90%) Network Security
8 6 (3.90%) TCP/IP
9 5 (3.25%) VoIP
10 4 (2.60%) MPLS
10 4 (2.60%) VPN
11 2 (1.30%) DHCP
11 2 (1.30%) DNS
11 2 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.65%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.65%) Software-Defined Networking
12 1 (0.65%) Telepresence
12 1 (0.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.74%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (3.90%) MongoDB
2 6 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (6.49%) JIRA
2 9 (5.84%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.84%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.65%) MSI
General
1 27 (17.53%) Finance
2 16 (10.39%) Banking
3 5 (3.25%) Legal
4 4 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.60%) Military
4 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Automotive
5 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.65%) Games
5 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (12.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
3 10 (6.49%) Analyst
3 10 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (5.84%) Infrastructure Support
4 9 (5.84%) Project Manager
4 9 (5.84%) Service Manager
5 8 (5.19%) Administrator
5 8 (5.19%) Consultant
5 8 (5.19%) Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (5.19%) Network Engineer
5 8 (5.19%) Support Analyst
5 8 (5.19%) Support Engineer
6 7 (4.55%) Architect
6 7 (4.55%) Developer
6 7 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (3.90%) Design Engineer
8 5 (3.25%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (3.25%) SQL Developer
8 5 (3.25%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.84%) ELK Stack
2 6 (3.90%) .NET
3 4 (2.60%) Middleware
4 2 (1.30%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.30%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (1.30%) Apache Camel
4 2 (1.30%) J2EE
4 2 (1.30%) J2SE
4 2 (1.30%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.65%) LAMP
5 1 (0.65%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.65%) Web Services
5 1 (0.65%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (10.39%) Management Information System
2 12 (7.79%) Replication
3 11 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 10 (6.49%) Data Centre
5 9 (5.84%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.90%) Device Driver
7 5 (3.25%) Cloud Native
7 5 (3.25%) Fat Client
7 5 (3.25%) Thin Client
8 4 (2.60%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.60%) Clustering
9 3 (1.95%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.30%) PMI
10 2 (1.30%) User Experience
10 2 (1.30%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.30%) Wiki
11 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (44.81%) Windows
2 43 (27.92%) Linux
3 33 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (20.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (12.34%) Windows Server
7 15 (9.74%) Unix
8 12 (7.79%) Ubuntu
9 9 (5.84%) CentOS
10 7 (4.55%) Windows 8
10 7 (4.55%) Windows XP
11 6 (3.90%) Mac OS X
11 6 (3.90%) Windows 10
12 5 (3.25%) Android
13 4 (2.60%) Windows 7
14 3 (1.95%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.95%) Windows Phone
15 2 (1.30%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.65%) AIX
16 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.03%) ITIL
2 25 (16.23%) Project Management
3 22 (14.29%) Service Management
4 21 (13.64%) Release Management
5 20 (12.99%) Service Delivery
6 18 (11.69%) Incident Management
7 17 (11.04%) Change Control
7 17 (11.04%) Change Management
8 14 (9.09%) DevOps
9 13 (8.44%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (8.44%) Problem Management
10 12 (7.79%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (7.79%) ETL
10 12 (7.79%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 10 (6.49%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 10 (6.49%) ITIL V3
11 10 (6.49%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (6.49%) SDLC
12 9 (5.84%) Open Source
12 9 (5.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.53%) PowerShell
2 21 (13.64%) SQL
3 20 (12.99%) Java
4 18 (11.69%) Python
5 16 (10.39%) Bash Shell
6 11 (7.14%) VBScript
7 8 (5.19%) Ruby
8 5 (3.25%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.95%) C#
9 3 (1.95%) C++
9 3 (1.95%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.30%) C
11 1 (0.65%) ABAP
11 1 (0.65%) Perl
11 1 (0.65%) PHP
11 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (23.38%) Security Cleared
2 30 (19.48%) SC Cleared
3 19 (12.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (9.09%) MCSE
5 13 (8.44%) Degree
6 12 (7.79%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (7.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (5.84%) CCA
7 9 (5.84%) CCNA
8 8 (5.19%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (3.90%) MCSA
10 5 (3.25%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (3.25%) CCNP
11 4 (2.60%) ACMT
11 4 (2.60%) CCIE
11 4 (2.60%) MCTS
12 3 (1.95%) MCP
13 2 (1.30%) CCDA
13 2 (1.30%) PMI Certification
13 2 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.49%) QA
2 7 (4.55%) SLA
3 3 (1.95%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 38 (24.68%) Active Directory
2 17 (11.04%) XenApp
3 15 (9.74%) XenDesktop
4 13 (8.44%) Firmware
4 13 (8.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 11 (7.14%) Xen
6 8 (5.19%) DFS Replication
7 7 (4.55%) VMware Server
8 6 (3.90%) BitLocker
9 5 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (2.60%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (2.60%) vSphere
11 1 (0.65%) Docker
11 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.65%) NFS
11 1 (0.65%) vCloud
11 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (17.53%) SCCM
2 15 (9.74%) SCOM
3 12 (7.79%) Puppet
4 9 (5.84%) Control-M
4 9 (5.84%) Kibana
4 9 (5.84%) logstash
5 8 (5.19%) Casper Suite
5 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 8 (5.19%) SCVMM
6 6 (3.90%) WSUS
7 5 (3.25%) Backup Exec
7 5 (3.25%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (1.30%) CA Wily
9 2 (1.30%) Netcool
9 2 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.30%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.65%) EdgeSight
10 1 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 37 (24.03%) HP
2 36 (23.38%) Microsoft
3 33 (21.43%) VMware
4 30 (19.48%) Cisco
5 20 (12.99%) Citrix
6 13 (8.44%) Symantec
7 12 (7.79%) SolarWinds
8 11 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 11 (7.14%) Dell
9 10 (6.49%) Apple
9 10 (6.49%) Red Hat
10 9 (5.84%) Atlassian
11 8 (5.19%) NetApp
12 7 (4.55%) SAP
13 6 (3.90%) Google
13 6 (3.90%) IBM
13 6 (3.90%) Intel Security
14 5 (3.25%) Oracle
14 5 (3.25%) Riverbed
14 5 (3.25%) ServiceNow
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