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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 134 112 121
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 21 50 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 1.21% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.28% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 35 14
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £350 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 - £28.75
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
3045 3893 3088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.54% 93.99% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2000 2337 1815
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 189 177
Median hourly rate £19.66 £17.64 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +17.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -7 9 £363 -9.37% 1
Cheshire +6 8 £425 - 3
Merseyside -1 2 £470 +13.93%
Lancashire -9 1 £550 +13.98%
Infrastructure Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 16 (28.07%) Project Management
3 15 (26.32%) Windows
3 15 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (21.05%) PRINCE2
4 12 (21.05%) Data Centre
5 11 (19.30%) Unix
5 11 (19.30%) Migration
6 9 (15.79%) Banking
7 8 (14.04%) Linux
8 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.28%) Mainframe
9 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.53%) Middleware
9 6 (10.53%) Cisco
9 6 (10.53%) LAN
9 6 (10.53%) WAN
10 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
10 5 (8.77%) AIX
10 5 (8.77%) Oracle
10 5 (8.77%) Change Management
10 5 (8.77%) ITIL
11 4 (7.02%) Citrix
11 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (7.02%) Matrix Organization
12 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
12 3 (5.26%) Office 365
12 3 (5.26%) Critical Success Factor
12 3 (5.26%) PMI Certification
12 3 (5.26%) Firewall

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 2 (3.51%) CICS
1 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) Drupal
2 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) LAN
1 6 (10.53%) WAN
2 3 (5.26%) Firewall
3 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.75%) SAN
4 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.75%) VLAN
4 1 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Log4j
General
1 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Local Government
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) Middleware
2 3 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (1.75%) JAX-RPC
3 1 (1.75%) REST
3 1 (1.75%) SOAP
3 1 (1.75%) WSDL
3 1 (1.75%) XML
3 1 (1.75%) XSL
3 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.28%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.51%) IVR
3 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) FMCG
4 1 (1.75%) PMI
4 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Unix
3 8 (14.04%) Linux
4 5 (8.77%) AIX
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.51%) HPUX
7 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.75%) Solaris
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Project Management
2 15 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (21.05%) PRINCE2
4 11 (19.30%) Migration
5 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.77%) Change Management
6 5 (8.77%) ITIL
7 4 (7.02%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (5.26%) Critical Success Factor
8 3 (5.26%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.51%) DevOps
9 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.51%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.51%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.51%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.51%) Server Building
9 2 (3.51%) Time Management
9 2 (3.51%) TOGAF
9 2 (3.51%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) Java
1 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) CCIE
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.51%) PMP
3 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) ISEB
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.51%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.75%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.75%) SCOM
2 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.75%) vMotion
2 1 (1.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Cisco
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle
4 4 (7.02%) Citrix
5 2 (3.51%) Avaya
5 2 (3.51%) VMware
6 1 (1.75%) Apple
6 1 (1.75%) arcserve
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.75%) Samsung
6 1 (1.75%) Verint