The table below looks at the statistics for Infrastructure Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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
North West / Manchester
Rank 82 107 92
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -15
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Management 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.51% 0.052% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.063% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £189 - £355
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 - £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £220 - £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £389
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1144 1589 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 83.02% 82.72% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 922 675
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 35 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £28.13
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 Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Infrastructure Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Infrastructure Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Infrastructure Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester 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
Altrincham - 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Management
North West

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Infrastructure Management.

1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Contract Management
3 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) COBOL
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) CICS
3 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) SPSS
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (14.29%) JCL
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel

Infrastructure Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (14.29%) CICS
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) KNIME
2 1 (14.29%) Power BI
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) DBA
1 2 (28.57%) Programme Director
1 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Contract Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL
2 1 (14.29%) JCL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) VMware