The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 75 93 80
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 50 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.71% 1.02% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.10% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £420 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £316 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £562 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.48% +10.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2753 2281 1977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.06% 93.22% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1505 1139 1009
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 56 46
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £32.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Infrastructure Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Infrastructure Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +7 35 £400 -6.43%
Glasgow +2 8 £419 +27.86% 2
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Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 41 (48.24%) Finance
2 27 (31.76%) Banking
3 24 (28.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (28.24%) PRINCE2
4 21 (24.71%) Windows
5 19 (22.35%) Project Management
6 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
7 10 (11.76%) Oracle
7 10 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (10.59%) ITIL
9 8 (9.41%) Migration
9 8 (9.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (8.24%) People Management
10 7 (8.24%) Risk Management
11 6 (7.06%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (7.06%) Information Security
11 6 (7.06%) Service Delivery
11 6 (7.06%) Change Management
11 6 (7.06%) Windows 7
12 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
12 5 (5.88%) ISEB
13 4 (4.71%) Citrix
13 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
13 4 (4.71%) Programme Management
13 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
14 3 (3.53%) PRINCE
14 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (3.53%) VMware
14 3 (3.53%) Law
14 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.35%) Lync
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Project
1 2 (2.35%) MS Office
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Office 365
1 1 (1.18%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) SAN
1 2 (2.35%) LAN
1 2 (2.35%) NAS
2 1 (1.18%) WAN
2 1 (1.18%) VPN
2 1 (1.18%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) MPLS
2 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
General
1 41 (48.24%) Finance
2 27 (31.76%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.53%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.53%) Law
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.35%) Replication
1 2 (2.35%) Clustering
1 2 (2.35%) iPad
2 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.18%) SCADA
2 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) Windows
2 6 (7.06%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.35%) Linux
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.35%) UNIX
5 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) PRINCE2
1 24 (28.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (22.35%) Project Management
3 9 (10.59%) ITIL
4 8 (9.41%) Migration
5 7 (8.24%) Risk Management
5 7 (8.24%) People Management
6 6 (7.06%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.06%) Change Management
6 6 (7.06%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (7.06%) Information Security
7 4 (4.71%) Programme Management
7 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.53%) PRINCE
8 3 (3.53%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (3.53%) Time Management
9 2 (2.35%) Budget Control
9 2 (2.35%) Supplier Management
9 2 (2.35%) Matrix Management
9 2 (2.35%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (9.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (5.88%) ISEB
4 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.35%) PMP
4 2 (2.35%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.35%) Degree
5 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) SCCM
1 3 (3.53%) SCOM
2 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle
3 4 (4.71%) Citrix
4 3 (3.53%) VMware
5 2 (2.35%) EMC
5 2 (2.35%) Apple
5 2 (2.35%) Cisco
5 2 (2.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.18%) SAP
6 1 (1.18%) Avaya
6 1 (1.18%) NetApp
6 1 (1.18%) HP
6 1 (1.18%) Dell
6 1 (1.18%) Verint