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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 97 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 11 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% 1.01% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.07% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 8
Median daily rate £375 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £329 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £515 £900
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
- -51.21%
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
1691 1781 1312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.31% 94.53% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1072 1025 800
Median daily rate £400 £380 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 71 57
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £9.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.25 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 13 (40.63%) Project Management
2 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 11 (34.38%) PRINCE2
4 8 (25.00%) Windows
4 8 (25.00%) Migration
4 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (21.88%) Finance
6 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
6 5 (15.63%) Unix
7 4 (12.50%) Mainframe
7 4 (12.50%) Middleware
7 4 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (9.38%) Critical Success Factor
8 3 (9.38%) FMCG
8 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (9.38%) Banking
8 3 (9.38%) Retail
8 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.25%) WAN
9 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
9 2 (6.25%) LAN
9 2 (6.25%) Cisco
9 2 (6.25%) Citrix
9 2 (6.25%) PMP
9 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
9 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
9 2 (6.25%) SCCM
9 2 (6.25%) CCTV
9 2 (6.25%) Firewall

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 (3.13%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.13%) VLAN
2 1 (3.13%) VoIP
2 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 3 (9.38%) FMCG
4 2 (6.25%) CCTV
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) AIX
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Solaris
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Project Management
2 11 (34.38%) PRINCE2
3 8 (25.00%) Migration
3 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.50%) Change Management
4 4 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (9.38%) Critical Success Factor
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 2 (6.25%) Line Management
6 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.13%) Change Control
7 1 (3.13%) Dependency Management
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps
7 1 (3.13%) Escalation Management
7 1 (3.13%) High Availability
7 1 (3.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.13%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.25%) PMP
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco
2 2 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Wyse