The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 105 76 109
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +33
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 33 41 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.02% 1.67% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.79% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 9
Average daily rate £420 £333 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.13% -11.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £226 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £43.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-10.98% -3.88%
Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2969 2287 2814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 92.00% 93.35% 91.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1553 1088 1370
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 186 189
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.91 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 16 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 13 £423 +26.88% 4
Cheshire -15 10 £463 +85.00% 1
Lancashire -20 5 £400 +54.58%
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Infrastructure Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Manager in their job title.

1 27 (52.94%) Project Management
2 25 (49.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (43.14%) PRINCE2
4 19 (37.25%) Finance
5 11 (21.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (13.73%) Windows
6 7 (13.73%) Migration
6 7 (13.73%) Banking
7 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (11.76%) Supplier Management
7 6 (11.76%) ITIL
8 4 (7.84%) SAP
8 4 (7.84%) UNIX
8 4 (7.84%) Oracle
8 4 (7.84%) Mainframe
8 4 (7.84%) PRINCE
9 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.88%) SQL
9 3 (5.88%) LAN
9 3 (5.88%) WAN
9 3 (5.88%) VMware
9 3 (5.88%) Test Management
9 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (3.92%) Lync
10 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (3.92%) Data Migration
10 2 (3.92%) Data Extraction
10 2 (3.92%) AS400
10 2 (3.92%) Service Management
10 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Infrastructure Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.92%) Lync
1 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) LAN
1 3 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) DHCP
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.96%) DNS
2 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Law
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.92%) Data Extraction
2 2 (3.92%) AS400
3 1 (1.96%) PMI
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) UNIX
3 2 (3.92%) AIX
4 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Project Management
2 25 (49.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (43.14%) PRINCE2
4 7 (13.73%) Migration
5 6 (11.76%) Supplier Management
5 6 (11.76%) ITIL
6 4 (7.84%) PRINCE
7 3 (5.88%) Test Management
8 2 (3.92%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.92%) Service Management
8 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.96%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.96%) Resource Management
9 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.96%) Change Management
9 1 (1.96%) Practice Management
9 1 (1.96%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (1.96%) Information Security
9 1 (1.96%) PLM
9 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.96%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) SAP
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) VMware
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix
4 1 (1.96%) Avaya
4 1 (1.96%) BMC
4 1 (1.96%) NetApp
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