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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Manager
England / North West
Rank 111 114 95
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 23 35 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.88% 0.94% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.99% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 28
Median daily rate £409 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.90% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £342 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £435 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £414 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.00 - £46.00

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
2490 3533 3137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.86% 94.92% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1551 2113 1720
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 189 202
Median hourly rate £17.50 £27.05 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.30% +42.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 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
Manchester +13 16 £405 +1.25% 4
Cheshire +20 3 £525 +23.52% 1
Lancashire +6 3 £473 +14.54%
Infrastructure Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 19 (39.58%) Project Management
2 17 (35.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (33.33%) Finance
4 13 (27.08%) Migration
5 11 (22.92%) Linux
6 10 (20.83%) PRINCE2
6 10 (20.83%) Windows
7 9 (18.75%) Data Centre
8 8 (16.67%) AIX
8 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (14.58%) ITIL
10 6 (12.50%) Change Management
10 6 (12.50%) Oracle
10 6 (12.50%) Banking
11 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
11 5 (10.42%) Unix
11 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
12 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
12 4 (8.33%) LAN
12 4 (8.33%) WAN
12 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
12 4 (8.33%) Resource Management
12 4 (8.33%) Programme Management
13 3 (6.25%) SDLC
13 3 (6.25%) Degree
13 3 (6.25%) Change Control
13 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
13 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery

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 (4.17%) CICS
1 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.08%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (2.08%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) LAN
1 4 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Log4j
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) JAX-RPC
2 1 (2.08%) REST
2 1 (2.08%) SOAP
2 1 (2.08%) WSDL
2 1 (2.08%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) XSL
2 1 (2.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) PMI
3 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Linux
2 10 (20.83%) Windows
3 8 (16.67%) AIX
4 5 (10.42%) Unix
5 2 (4.17%) HPUX
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Solaris
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Project Management
2 17 (35.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (27.08%) Migration
4 10 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.58%) ITIL
7 6 (12.50%) Change Management
8 4 (8.33%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.33%) Resource Management
9 3 (6.25%) Change Control
9 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (6.25%) SDLC
9 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.17%) Application Virtualisation
10 2 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (4.17%) Dependency Management
10 2 (4.17%) Quality Management
10 2 (4.17%) Server Building
10 2 (4.17%) Service Management
10 2 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
1 1 (2.08%) Java
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) CCIE
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
1 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) arcserve
5 1 (2.08%) Guidewire
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) VMware