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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 83 112 81
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -31
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 57 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.79% 0.65% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 0.71% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 15
Average daily rate
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£425 £345 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £315 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £427 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £390 £383
% change year-on-year
+4.48% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 - £40.25
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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
2964 2547 2318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.92% 92.28% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1503 1334 1128
Average daily rate £351 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.03% +6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 58 79
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £11.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £42.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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 +26 44 £400 +21.21% 2
Glasgow +4 9 £378 +7.85%
West Lothian - 2 - -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £550 -
Fife - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
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Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 55 (54.46%) Finance
2 43 (42.57%) Banking
3 39 (38.61%) PRINCE2
4 28 (27.72%) Project Management
5 25 (24.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 18 (17.82%) Data Centre
7 16 (15.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (13.86%) Windows
8 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
9 12 (11.88%) Oracle
10 10 (9.90%) Risk Management
10 10 (9.90%) Time Management
11 8 (7.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (7.92%) Programme Management
12 7 (6.93%) Migration
12 7 (6.93%) VMware
13 6 (5.94%) Law
13 6 (5.94%) Change Management
13 6 (5.94%) UNIX
13 6 (5.94%) Information Security
13 6 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (5.94%) Change Control
14 5 (4.95%) Retail
14 5 (4.95%) Retail Banking
14 5 (4.95%) Degree
14 5 (4.95%) MS Project
14 5 (4.95%) MS Excel
14 5 (4.95%) ISEB
15 4 (3.96%) Citrix
15 4 (3.96%) Linux

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.99%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) MS Project
1 5 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) Firewall
2 1 (0.99%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.99%) LAN
2 1 (0.99%) VoIP
2 1 (0.99%) WAN
2 1 (0.99%) VPN
2 1 (0.99%) SAN
2 1 (0.99%) DMZ
2 1 (0.99%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.98%) QlikView
General
1 55 (54.46%) Finance
2 43 (42.57%) Banking
3 6 (5.94%) Law
4 5 (4.95%) Retail
4 5 (4.95%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.99%) Legal
6 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.99%) Web Services
2 1 (0.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.97%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.98%) Fixed Income
3 2 (1.98%) Equities
3 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.99%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.99%) IVR
4 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.99%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.99%) Handset
4 1 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.86%) Windows
2 6 (5.94%) UNIX
3 4 (3.96%) Linux
3 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.97%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.99%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (38.61%) PRINCE2
2 28 (27.72%) Project Management
3 16 (15.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (9.90%) Risk Management
4 10 (9.90%) Time Management
5 8 (7.92%) Programme Management
6 7 (6.93%) Migration
7 6 (5.94%) Information Security
7 6 (5.94%) Change Management
7 6 (5.94%) Change Control
8 4 (3.96%) Test Strategy
8 4 (3.96%) People Management
8 4 (3.96%) Performance Testing
9 3 (2.97%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.97%) Project Planning
10 2 (1.98%) Resource Management
10 2 (1.98%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (1.98%) Matrix Management
10 2 (1.98%) Budget Control
10 2 (1.98%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (24.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (7.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (4.95%) ISEB
3 5 (4.95%) Degree
4 4 (3.96%) PMP
4 4 (3.96%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.99%) XenApp
2 1 (0.99%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) SCCM
1 1 (0.99%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.88%) Oracle
3 7 (6.93%) VMware
4 4 (3.96%) Citrix
5 3 (2.97%) Cisco
6 2 (1.98%) Tableau
6 2 (1.98%) EMC
7 1 (0.99%) IBM
7 1 (0.99%) SAP