The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Infrastructure Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 115 122 112
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 40 33 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.10% 0.86% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.91% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 13
Median daily rate £400 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.96% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £302 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.25 -
Infrastructure Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3460 3641 2887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.90% 94.92% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2161 2134 1557
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 £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 189 202
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.39 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Infrastructure Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Manchester -3 25 £390 -6.86% 2
Cheshire +12 9 £401 +0.12% 2
Lancashire -7 3 £400 +8.47%
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 North West region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 32 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 28 (35.00%) Project Management
2 28 (35.00%) Finance
3 25 (31.25%) Data Centre
4 18 (22.50%) Unix
5 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (18.75%) Windows
6 15 (18.75%) Banking
7 12 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 12 (15.00%) Migration
8 11 (13.75%) Line Management
9 10 (12.50%) Supplier Management
10 7 (8.75%) Middleware
10 7 (8.75%) Mainframe
10 7 (8.75%) LAN
10 7 (8.75%) WAN
11 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
12 5 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
12 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
12 5 (6.25%) Change Management
12 5 (6.25%) Citrix
12 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (6.25%) Cisco
12 5 (6.25%) PMI Certification
12 5 (6.25%) Linux
12 5 (6.25%) Project Planning
13 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
13 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
13 4 (5.00%) MS Excel

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (1.25%) Drupal
1 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.25%) MS Project Server
1 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) LAN
1 7 (8.75%) WAN
2 4 (5.00%) Firewall
3 3 (3.75%) Network Security
4 2 (2.50%) SAN
4 2 (2.50%) VoIP
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.25%) CTI
5 1 (1.25%) H.323
5 1 (1.25%) Internet
5 1 (1.25%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.25%) NAS
5 1 (1.25%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.25%) Skype
5 1 (1.25%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.25%) VLAN
5 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
General
1 28 (35.00%) Finance
2 15 (18.75%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.75%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) Law
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.75%) Middleware
2 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.75%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.50%) CCTV
3 2 (2.50%) FMCG
3 2 (2.50%) IVR
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.50%) PMI
4 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.25%) Life Science
4 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Unix
2 15 (18.75%) Windows
3 5 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (2.50%) AIX
4 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 28 (35.00%) Project Management
3 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (15.00%) Migration
5 11 (13.75%) Line Management
6 10 (12.50%) Supplier Management
7 5 (6.25%) Change Management
7 5 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (6.25%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.00%) Contingency Planning
9 3 (3.75%) Critical Success Factor
9 3 (3.75%) Dependency Management
9 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 3 (3.75%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
9 3 (3.75%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.50%) Business Analysis
10 2 (2.50%) Change Control
10 2 (2.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (5.00%) PMP
3 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) APMP
5 1 (1.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (1.25%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.25%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.25%) SCOM
2 1 (1.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) Cisco
2 5 (6.25%) Citrix
3 4 (5.00%) BT
4 3 (3.75%) Openreach
5 2 (2.50%) Avaya
5 2 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (1.25%) Apple
6 1 (1.25%) Genesys
6 1 (1.25%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle
6 1 (1.25%) Samsung
6 1 (1.25%) SAP
6 1 (1.25%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.25%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.25%) Verint
6 1 (1.25%) VMware
6 1 (1.25%) Wyse
6 1 (1.25%) Xerox