The table below looks at the statistics for Infrastructure Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Management over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Management
UK
Rank 502 502 511
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Management 89 116 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.28% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 72 57
Median daily rate £450 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £296 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £389
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £23.75 - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 - £26.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36765 41589 39944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 81.75% 78.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24383 26919 25819
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1211 1063
Median hourly rate £33.28 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.34 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Infrastructure Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Infrastructure Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Infrastructure Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Management within the UK.

Infrastructure Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Infrastructure Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Management within the UK.

Infrastructure Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 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
England +8 70 £450 +9.75% 26
London +10 28 £500 +5.26% 13
North West +20 12 £148 -65.29% 1
South East +8 12 £308 -1.60% 6
Hampshire +11 11 £308 +2.50% 3
Yorkshire - 10 £375 -
Scotland +23 7 £300 -20.00% 4
Edinburgh +20 7 £300 -20.00% 2
Manchester +20 7 £189 - 1
North Yorkshire - 7 £375 -
Middlesbrough - 7 £375 -
East of England - 5 £505 - 3
Cheshire +19 3 £130 -59.05%
Warrington +10 3 £130 -59.05%
Hertfordshire - 3 - - 2
Southampton +6 2 £300 -4.00%
Winchester +1 2 - -
East Midlands -4 2 - -
City of London -8 2 £500 -4.76% 2
Leeds - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 £263 -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 £505 -
Hook +6 1 £315 +2.94%
Derbyshire -5 1 - -
West Midlands -18 1 - - 1
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - - 3
Birmingham - 1 - -

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Infrastructure Management.

1 89 (50.00%) Windows
2 57 (32.02%) Security Cleared
3 47 (26.40%) Active Directory
4 45 (25.28%) Microsoft
4 45 (25.28%) VMware
5 43 (24.16%) Linux
6 42 (23.60%) Cisco
6 42 (23.60%) PowerShell
7 41 (23.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (23.03%) ITIL
8 39 (21.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (18.54%) SC Cleared
10 31 (17.42%) Service Management
11 30 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (16.85%) Windows Server
12 29 (16.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (15.73%) SQL
14 27 (15.17%) Finance
14 27 (15.17%) SCCM
15 23 (12.92%) Management Information System
16 22 (12.36%) HP
17 21 (11.80%) SQL Server
17 21 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (11.24%) Change Control
18 20 (11.24%) Problem Management
18 20 (11.24%) Oracle
18 20 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
18 20 (11.24%) Change Management
19 19 (10.67%) Citrix
19 19 (10.67%) WAN

Infrastructure Management
Top Related IT Skills 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 12 (6.74%) OpenStack
2 10 (5.62%) IIS
3 9 (5.06%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.93%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.37%) Confluence
6 5 (2.81%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.69%) Apache
7 3 (1.69%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.69%) JBoss
8 1 (0.56%) CICS
8 1 (0.56%) Gentran
8 1 (0.56%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.56%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.56%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.37%) MS Office
3 5 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.81%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.12%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.56%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.43%) IaaS
1 15 (8.43%) PaaS
2 6 (3.37%) G Suite
3 5 (2.81%) GitHub
3 5 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.12%) IBM PureFlex
5 2 (1.12%) Office 365
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.67%) WAN
2 17 (9.55%) Firewall
3 15 (8.43%) LAN
3 15 (8.43%) Network Security
4 9 (5.06%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (5.06%) SAN
5 7 (3.93%) VoIP
5 7 (3.93%) VPN
6 6 (3.37%) DNS
7 5 (2.81%) DMZ
7 5 (2.81%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.25%) DHCP
8 4 (2.25%) MPLS
9 3 (1.69%) Internet
9 3 (1.69%) SSL
10 2 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.12%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.12%) IPsec
10 2 (1.12%) SSH
10 2 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.80%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (4.49%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.12%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.12%) DB2
8 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.37%) Git (software)
1 6 (3.37%) Jenkins
1 6 (3.37%) JIRA
1 6 (3.37%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.81%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (15.17%) Finance
2 9 (5.06%) Banking
3 4 (2.25%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.69%) Retail
5 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Legal
5 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (10.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (8.99%) Wintel Engineer
3 14 (7.87%) Analyst
4 12 (6.74%) Architect
5 9 (5.06%) Administrator
5 9 (5.06%) Consultant
5 9 (5.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (5.06%) Infrastructure Support
5 9 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (4.49%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (4.49%) Support Analyst
6 8 (4.49%) Technical Leader
7 7 (3.93%) Design Engineer
7 7 (3.93%) Developer
7 7 (3.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (3.93%) Support Engineer
8 6 (3.37%) Senior DevOps
8 6 (3.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (3.37%) Service Manager
8 6 (3.37%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.49%) .NET
2 5 (2.81%) .NET Framework
2 5 (2.81%) Entity Framework
2 5 (2.81%) WinForms
3 3 (1.69%) Middleware
4 2 (1.12%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (1.12%) Apache Camel
4 2 (1.12%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (1.12%) Web Services
4 2 (1.12%) XML
4 2 (1.12%) XMPP
4 2 (1.12%) XSLT
5 1 (0.56%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.56%) CSS
5 1 (0.56%) EDI
5 1 (0.56%) HTML
5 1 (0.56%) LAMP
5 1 (0.56%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.92%) Management Information System
2 21 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.18%) Data Centre
4 10 (5.62%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.37%) Cloud Native
5 6 (3.37%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.25%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.25%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.25%) Replication
6 4 (2.25%) Smartphone
6 4 (2.25%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.69%) Clustering
7 3 (1.69%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.12%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.12%) User Experience
8 2 (1.12%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.56%) DataPower
9 1 (0.56%) iPad
9 1 (0.56%) iSeries
9 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 89 (50.00%) Windows
2 43 (24.16%) Linux
3 41 (23.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (21.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (16.85%) Windows Server
6 29 (16.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (7.30%) Ubuntu
8 12 (6.74%) Windows 7
9 11 (6.18%) Unix
10 10 (5.62%) Android
11 8 (4.49%) Apple iOS
11 8 (4.49%) Mac OS X
11 8 (4.49%) Windows 10
12 6 (3.37%) CentOS
13 4 (2.25%) Solaris
13 4 (2.25%) Windows Phone
14 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.56%) AIX
15 1 (0.56%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.03%) ITIL
2 31 (17.42%) Service Management
3 30 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (11.24%) Change Control
4 20 (11.24%) Change Management
4 20 (11.24%) Problem Management
5 18 (10.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 18 (10.11%) Project Management
6 15 (8.43%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 15 (8.43%) Configuration Management
6 15 (8.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 15 (8.43%) Integration Testing
7 14 (7.87%) DevOps
7 14 (7.87%) Incident Management
7 14 (7.87%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (7.30%) PRINCE2
8 13 (7.30%) TDD
9 12 (6.74%) Service Delivery
9 12 (6.74%) Software Engineering
10 9 (5.06%) Network Security Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (23.60%) PowerShell
2 28 (15.73%) SQL
3 18 (10.11%) Python
4 16 (8.99%) VBScript
5 10 (5.62%) Java
6 8 (4.49%) Bash Shell
6 8 (4.49%) C#
7 6 (3.37%) Ruby
7 6 (3.37%) VB
8 5 (2.81%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.12%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.12%) R
9 2 (1.12%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.56%) ABAP
10 1 (0.56%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.56%) C
10 1 (0.56%) COBOL
10 1 (0.56%) JCL
10 1 (0.56%) Perl
10 1 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (32.02%) Security Cleared
2 33 (18.54%) SC Cleared
3 20 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (7.87%) MCSE
5 10 (5.62%) Degree
6 9 (5.06%) CCNA
6 9 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (4.49%) MCSA
8 7 (3.93%) CCA
9 6 (3.37%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (3.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (2.25%) CCNP
11 4 (2.25%) CCSA
11 4 (2.25%) MCP
12 3 (1.69%) CCSE
12 3 (1.69%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (1.12%) ISEB
13 2 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.49%) QA
1 8 (4.49%) SLA
2 5 (2.81%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 47 (26.40%) Active Directory
2 18 (10.11%) Firmware
2 18 (10.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.55%) XenApp
4 15 (8.43%) XenDesktop
5 13 (7.30%) vSphere
6 8 (4.49%) XenServer
7 7 (3.93%) BitLocker
7 7 (3.93%) Xen
8 4 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (2.25%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.56%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.56%) Docker
10 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (15.17%) SCCM
2 10 (5.62%) Puppet
3 7 (3.93%) Backup Exec
3 7 (3.93%) WSUS
4 6 (3.37%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (3.37%) SCOM
5 5 (2.81%) Casper Suite
6 4 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.12%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (1.12%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (1.12%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.56%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.56%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.56%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.56%) SCSM
9 1 (0.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 45 (25.28%) Microsoft
1 45 (25.28%) VMware
2 42 (23.60%) Cisco
3 22 (12.36%) HP
4 20 (11.24%) Oracle
5 19 (10.67%) Citrix
6 15 (8.43%) CheckPoint
6 15 (8.43%) Dell
6 15 (8.43%) Symantec
7 12 (6.74%) Apple
8 8 (4.49%) Red Hat
8 8 (4.49%) ServiceNow
9 7 (3.93%) Google
9 7 (3.93%) Intel Security
10 6 (3.37%) Atlassian
10 6 (3.37%) Canon
11 5 (2.81%) Sophos
11 5 (2.81%) Veeam
12 4 (2.25%) IBM
12 4 (2.25%) SAP
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