The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Management
Rank 502 457 458
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +1
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Management 51 89 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 57
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £276 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £713 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
- -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35674 33981 37500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.45% 73.32% 70.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22568 21050 21971
Average daily rate £405 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1046 994 1335
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Infrastructure Management
UK

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 22 July 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
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 22 July 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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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 +13 27 £375 -46.42% 7
South East -16 7 £300 +7.14% 7
East of England -20 5 £463 +120.23% 1
South West -26 5 £110 - 3
Yorkshire -6 4 £325 - 4
North West - 2 £455 -
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
Infrastructure Management
UK

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 44 (37.61%) Windows
1 44 (37.61%) Microsoft
2 37 (31.62%) VMware
3 30 (25.64%) ITIL
4 27 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (19.66%) Active Directory
6 21 (17.95%) Linux
7 20 (17.09%) Cisco
8 19 (16.24%) UNIX
8 19 (16.24%) WAN
8 19 (16.24%) SAN
8 19 (16.24%) Project Management
9 18 (15.38%) MS Office
10 17 (14.53%) Finance
10 17 (14.53%) Security Cleared
10 17 (14.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (12.82%) MS Exchange
11 15 (12.82%) Service Management
12 14 (11.97%) LAN
12 14 (11.97%) Citrix
12 14 (11.97%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (11.97%) Telecoms
12 14 (11.97%) Migration
12 14 (11.97%) Incident Management
13 13 (11.11%) SharePoint
14 12 (10.26%) HP
14 12 (10.26%) NetApp
14 12 (10.26%) Red Hat
14 12 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (10.26%) Problem Management

Infrastructure Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 15 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 10 (8.55%) IIS
3 10 (8.55%) Lync
4 9 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (5.98%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (4.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.42%) Alfresco
7 4 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (3.42%) Apache
7 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.71%) nginx
9 2 (1.71%) Confluence
9 2 (1.71%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.71%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (15.38%) MS Office
2 11 (9.40%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.24%) WAN
1 19 (16.24%) SAN
2 14 (11.97%) LAN
3 11 (9.40%) Firewall
4 8 (6.84%) VoIP
4 8 (6.84%) NAS
5 7 (5.98%) DNS
6 6 (5.13%) TCP/IP
7 5 (4.27%) VLAN
8 4 (3.42%) Wireless
8 4 (3.42%) IPsec
8 4 (3.42%) TACACS
8 4 (3.42%) WLAN
8 4 (3.42%) DHCP
9 3 (2.56%) VPN
9 3 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (2.56%) Network Security
10 2 (1.71%) BIG-IP
10 2 (1.71%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.71%) MySQL
5 2 (1.71%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.71%) DB2
5 2 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Maven
1 8 (6.84%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.42%) Artifactory
2 4 (3.42%) Ant
3 2 (1.71%) MSI
3 2 (1.71%) JIRA
3 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.71%) Hudson
General
1 17 (14.53%) Finance
2 14 (11.97%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.55%) Publishing
4 6 (5.13%) Retail
5 4 (3.42%) Banking
6 3 (2.56%) Legal
7 2 (1.71%) Military
8 1 (0.85%) Advertising
8 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.85%) Back Office
8 1 (0.85%) Billing
8 1 (0.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (15.38%) Analyst
2 13 (11.11%) Administrator
3 11 (9.40%) Project Manager
3 11 (9.40%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (8.55%) Service Manager
5 9 (7.69%) Architect
5 9 (7.69%) SharePoint Administrator
6 8 (6.84%) Network Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Consultant
7 6 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) Server Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Technician
8 5 (4.27%) Senior Technician
9 4 (3.42%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.42%) Support Manager
9 4 (3.42%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (3.42%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.42%) Service Analyst
9 4 (3.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (2.56%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) Web Services
1 4 (3.42%) XML
2 2 (1.71%) Swing
2 2 (1.71%) XML Schema
2 2 (1.71%) LAMP
2 2 (1.71%) REST
2 2 (1.71%) J2EE
2 2 (1.71%) SOAP
3 1 (0.85%) .NET
3 1 (0.85%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.13%) Mainframe
2 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.27%) Open Source
3 3 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.56%) Video Editing
3 3 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.56%) Wiki
3 3 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.71%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (1.71%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (1.71%) Replication
4 2 (1.71%) Clustering
4 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.85%) iPad
5 1 (0.85%) EPoS
5 1 (0.85%) NHS
5 1 (0.85%) Firmware
5 1 (0.85%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 44 (37.61%) Windows
2 21 (17.95%) Linux
3 19 (16.24%) UNIX
4 17 (14.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (11.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (8.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.13%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.42%) CentOS
10 3 (2.56%) Windows 2000
10 3 (2.56%) Windows NT
10 3 (2.56%) AIX
10 3 (2.56%) Solaris
11 2 (1.71%) SUSE
11 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.64%) ITIL
2 19 (16.24%) Project Management
3 15 (12.82%) Service Management
4 14 (11.97%) Migration
4 14 (11.97%) Incident Management
5 12 (10.26%) Problem Management
5 12 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (9.40%) Release Management
7 10 (8.55%) Change Management
7 10 (8.55%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (8.55%) DevOps
8 9 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 8 (6.84%) Data Protection
9 8 (6.84%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (6.84%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.98%) Change Control
10 7 (5.98%) Supplier Management
10 7 (5.98%) Time Management
11 6 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.55%) PowerShell
2 8 (6.84%) Java
3 7 (5.98%) SQL
4 3 (2.56%) VB
5 2 (1.71%) VBA
5 2 (1.71%) Python
5 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.71%) Ruby
5 2 (1.71%) PHP
5 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.85%) C
6 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.85%) Perl
6 1 (0.85%) Korn
Qualifications
1 17 (14.53%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.84%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.98%) MCSE
4 7 (5.98%) CCNP
5 6 (5.13%) Degree
6 4 (3.42%) CCNA
7 3 (2.56%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.71%) CISA
8 2 (1.71%) CISM
8 2 (1.71%) CCSE
8 2 (1.71%) CISSP
9 1 (0.85%) MCSA
9 1 (0.85%) OCA
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.85%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) SLA
2 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (19.66%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.98%) vSphere
5 5 (4.27%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.27%) ISA Server
5 5 (4.27%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.42%) XenApp
6 4 (3.42%) XenServer
6 4 (3.42%) VMware Server
6 4 (3.42%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.85%) UAG
7 1 (0.85%) vCloud
7 1 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.85%) SRDF
7 1 (0.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (5.98%) SCOM
2 6 (5.13%) SCCM
3 5 (4.27%) SCOrch
3 5 (4.27%) SCSM
3 5 (4.27%) Puppet
4 4 (3.42%) WSUS
4 4 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.56%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.71%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (1.71%) Foglight
6 2 (1.71%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.71%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.85%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.85%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.85%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.85%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 44 (37.61%) Microsoft
2 37 (31.62%) VMware
3 20 (17.09%) Cisco
4 14 (11.97%) Citrix
5 12 (10.26%) NetApp
5 12 (10.26%) HP
5 12 (10.26%) Red Hat
6 9 (7.69%) EMC
6 9 (7.69%) Symantec
7 8 (6.84%) Mitel
7 8 (6.84%) IBM
8 6 (5.13%) Oracle
8 6 (5.13%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.42%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.56%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (2.56%) 3PAR
10 3 (2.56%) F5
10 3 (2.56%) Sybase
10 3 (2.56%) Dell
10 3 (2.56%) BMC
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