The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Infrastructure Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 79 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 26 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.40% 1.79% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.88% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 7
Median daily rate £400 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -13.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 -
Infrastructure Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1754 1440 1190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.45% 95.55% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 788 613
Median daily rate £385 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 67 64
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.87 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.90 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

Infrastructure Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Infrastructure Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Infrastructure Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Infrastructure Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Manager across the Manchester region.

Infrastructure Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Infrastructure Manager
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 Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Rochdale - 1 £350 - 1
Stockport - 1 £900 -
Infrastructure Manager
North West

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Infrastructure Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 18 (45.00%) PRINCE2
2 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 14 (35.00%) Finance
4 12 (30.00%) Project Management
5 11 (27.50%) Banking
5 11 (27.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (20.00%) Line Management
8 7 (17.50%) Supplier Management
8 7 (17.50%) Unix
8 7 (17.50%) Windows
9 6 (15.00%) Migration
10 4 (10.00%) Citrix
11 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
11 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (7.50%) Retail
11 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
12 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
12 2 (5.00%) Office 365
12 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 2 (5.00%) Network Security
12 2 (5.00%) APMP
12 2 (5.00%) Law
12 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
12 2 (5.00%) CCTV
12 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
12 2 (5.00%) Change Management
12 2 (5.00%) Firewall
12 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
12 2 (5.00%) Cisco

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
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 (2.50%) MS Project Server
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
1 2 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.50%) Skype
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) VLAN
2 1 (2.50%) VoIP
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.50%) Wireless
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.00%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Middleware
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) CCTV
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.50%) FMCG
3 1 (2.50%) Life Science
3 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Unix
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (30.00%) Project Management
3 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (20.00%) Line Management
5 7 (17.50%) Supplier Management
6 6 (15.00%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Change Management
8 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.50%) Dependency Management
9 1 (2.50%) Escalation Management
9 1 (2.50%) High Availability
9 1 (2.50%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (2.50%) Process Management
9 1 (2.50%) Software Delivery
9 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (2.50%) User Stories
9 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.00%) APMP
4 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Citrix
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) BT
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Wyse