The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Infrastructure Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 272 234 253
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +19
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 463 593 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.87% 1.04% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.09% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 348 339
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
- -51.21%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50649 54325 53290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 34727 32509
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1691 2060 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

Infrastructure Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Infrastructure Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Manager
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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -15 442 £450 +5.88% 40
London -24 194 £500 +4.71% 20
South East -18 74 £434 +9.81% 5
West Midlands 0 42 £450 +15.38% 4
North West +6 35 £413 +3.12% 3
East of England +1 34 £438 +4.79% 3
City of London +13 33 £500 -2.43% 3
Yorkshire +1 25 £420 +5.00% 2
Scotland -43 20 £431 +7.81%
West Yorkshire +6 19 £420 +13.51% 2
Hampshire 0 19 £475 +43.39% 3
Berkshire +7 16 £475 +8.57% 2
Leeds +11 15 £420 -1.17% 2
Hertfordshire -3 15 £375 -11.76%
Manchester -7 14 £375 -6.25%
Edinburgh -26 14 £431 +8.49%
East Midlands -12 13 £400 +6.66%
Birmingham -1 12 £488 +11.42% 3
South West -3 12 £375 -4.45% 3
Cambridgeshire +26 11 £448 +11.87% 1
Warwickshire 0 9 £350 -
North East -24 9 £340 -30.96%
Tyne and Wear -25 9 £340 -32.83%
Newcastle upon Tyne -29 9 £340 -32.83%
Kent +13 8 £400 -23.80%
West Sussex +7 8 £400 -11.11%
Cheshire +2 8 £525 +23.52% 2
Surrey +10 7 £563 +32.35%
Bristol +3 7 £375 -9.36%
Buckinghamshire -14 7 £413 +2.16%

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 354 (35.98%) Project Management
2 300 (30.49%) Finance
3 246 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 241 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 238 (24.19%) Data Centre
6 172 (17.48%) Windows
7 156 (15.85%) Migration
8 141 (14.33%) ITIL
9 132 (13.41%) Banking
10 125 (12.70%) Microsoft
11 109 (11.08%) WAN
12 91 (9.25%) LAN
13 87 (8.84%) VMware
14 81 (8.23%) Citrix
14 81 (8.23%) PMI Certification
15 76 (7.72%) Linux
16 75 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
17 72 (7.32%) PMP
18 71 (7.22%) Active Directory
19 68 (6.91%) Change Management
20 67 (6.81%) Security Cleared
21 66 (6.71%) MS Excel
22 65 (6.61%) Cisco
23 63 (6.40%) Office 365
24 57 (5.79%) Unix
25 55 (5.59%) Risk Management
25 55 (5.59%) Windows Server
26 53 (5.39%) SAN
27 52 (5.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
27 52 (5.28%) Programme Management

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
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 35 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 24 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 16 (1.63%) IIS
4 10 (1.02%) IBM Notes
4 10 (1.02%) Skype for Business
5 7 (0.71%) MS Project Server
5 7 (0.71%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.51%) Apache
7 4 (0.41%) Confluence
7 4 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.41%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.30%) CMS
8 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.30%) SAS
8 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 66 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 42 (4.27%) MS Project
3 28 (2.85%) MS Office
4 13 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.20%) Open Workbench
6 2 (0.20%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 6 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.30%) Primavera
3 2 (0.20%) Exstream
4 1 (0.10%) Faxination
4 1 (0.10%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.10%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 63 (6.40%) Office 365
2 38 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.12%) PaaS
5 9 (0.91%) IaaS
6 6 (0.61%) SaaS
7 4 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (0.30%) Yammer
9 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.20%) Apcera
9 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.20%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.20%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.10%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.10%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 109 (11.08%) WAN
2 91 (9.25%) LAN
3 53 (5.39%) SAN
4 44 (4.47%) Firewall
5 30 (3.05%) Wi-Fi
6 23 (2.34%) Unified Communications
7 19 (1.93%) Network Security
8 18 (1.83%) Internet
8 18 (1.83%) NAS
9 14 (1.42%) MPLS
9 14 (1.42%) VoIP
10 11 (1.12%) DNS
10 11 (1.12%) IP Telephony
11 10 (1.02%) VPN
12 8 (0.81%) TCP/IP
13 7 (0.71%) DHCP
13 7 (0.71%) FTP
13 7 (0.71%) VLAN
14 6 (0.61%) Skype
14 6 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.61%) Big Data
2 6 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (0.51%) Hadoop
3 5 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (0.41%) DB2
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.20%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.10%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.10%) MySQL
7 1 (0.10%) ObjectStore
7 1 (0.10%) OLTP
7 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (0.61%) JIRA
2 2 (0.20%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.10%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.10%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.10%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.10%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.10%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.10%) WinRunner
General
1 300 (30.49%) Finance
2 132 (13.41%) Banking
3 52 (5.28%) Retail
4 39 (3.96%) Telecoms
5 22 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.13%) Legal
7 14 (1.42%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.22%) Law
9 8 (0.81%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.81%) Games
10 7 (0.71%) Advertising
11 6 (0.61%) French Language
12 5 (0.51%) Electronics
12 5 (0.51%) Marketing
13 4 (0.41%) Automotive
13 4 (0.41%) Back Office
13 4 (0.41%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.30%) Local Government
14 3 (0.30%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.20%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (4.07%) Middleware
2 14 (1.42%) Web Services
3 4 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (0.30%) .NET
5 2 (0.20%) CSS
5 2 (0.20%) HTML
5 2 (0.20%) LAMP
6 1 (0.10%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.10%) jQuery
6 1 (0.10%) RESTful
6 1 (0.10%) Velocity
6 1 (0.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 238 (24.19%) Data Centre
2 35 (3.56%) PMI
3 22 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (2.03%) Mainframe
5 18 (1.83%) Clustering
5 18 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 18 (1.83%) Virtual Team
6 14 (1.42%) Private Cloud
7 11 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (0.81%) IVR
8 8 (0.81%) NHS
9 7 (0.71%) iSeries
10 6 (0.61%) Performance Metrics
11 5 (0.51%) AS400
11 5 (0.51%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.51%) Replication
11 5 (0.51%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.41%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.41%) CCTV
12 4 (0.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 172 (17.48%) Windows
2 76 (7.72%) Linux
3 57 (5.79%) Unix
4 55 (5.59%) Windows Server
5 18 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.42%) AIX
7 14 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.32%) Windows 10
9 10 (1.02%) Mac OS
9 10 (1.02%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.51%) Android
11 5 (0.51%) OpenVMS
12 4 (0.41%) CentOS
12 4 (0.41%) SUSE
12 4 (0.41%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.30%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.30%) Solaris
13 3 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (35.98%) Project Management
2 246 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 241 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 156 (15.85%) Migration
5 141 (14.33%) ITIL
6 75 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
7 68 (6.91%) Change Management
8 55 (5.59%) Risk Management
9 52 (5.28%) Programme Management
10 45 (4.57%) Service Management
11 38 (3.86%) Service Delivery
12 34 (3.46%) Infrastructure Transformation
13 33 (3.35%) Supplier Management
14 32 (3.25%) Matrix Organization
15 30 (3.05%) Business Development
15 30 (3.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 28 (2.85%) PRINCE
17 27 (2.74%) People Management
18 25 (2.54%) Resource Management
19 22 (2.24%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 32 (3.25%) SQL
2 10 (1.02%) Java
3 9 (0.91%) Shell Script
4 8 (0.81%) C
5 4 (0.41%) Perl
6 2 (0.20%) Python
7 1 (0.10%) C#
7 1 (0.10%) C++
7 1 (0.10%) COBOL
7 1 (0.10%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.10%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.10%) VB
7 1 (0.10%) VBA
7 1 (0.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (8.23%) PMI Certification
2 72 (7.32%) PMP
3 67 (6.81%) Security Cleared
4 52 (5.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 51 (5.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 44 (4.47%) Degree
7 42 (4.27%) SC Cleared
8 29 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (2.13%) ISEB
10 14 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (1.32%) APMP
12 12 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (0.71%) CCNA
13 7 (0.71%) MCSE
14 4 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (0.41%) CCIE
14 4 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (0.30%) CCNP
16 2 (0.20%) CCA
16 2 (0.20%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.03%) SLA
2 15 (1.52%) QA
3 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.41%) ISO22301
3 4 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.30%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.10%) GAMP
6 1 (0.10%) GxP
6 1 (0.10%) JSP 440
System Software
1 71 (7.22%) Active Directory
2 48 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.02%) vSphere
5 8 (0.81%) VMware ESX
5 8 (0.81%) XenApp
6 7 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.30%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.30%) MetaFrame
7 3 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.30%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.10%) Docker
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.10%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.10%) StorNext
9 1 (0.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (1.73%) SCCM
2 13 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (0.41%) Ansible
3 4 (0.41%) MOM
3 4 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.41%) SCOM
4 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.20%) Mesos
5 2 (0.20%) Puppet
6 1 (0.10%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.10%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.10%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.10%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.10%) Terraform
6 1 (0.10%) vMotion
6 1 (0.10%) vRealize
6 1 (0.10%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 125 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 87 (8.84%) VMware
3 81 (8.23%) Citrix
4 65 (6.61%) Cisco
5 31 (3.15%) HP
5 31 (3.15%) Oracle
6 17 (1.73%) Red Hat
6 17 (1.73%) SAP
7 12 (1.22%) Avaya
8 11 (1.12%) Apple
9 10 (1.02%) IBM
9 10 (1.02%) Lotus
10 9 (0.91%) NetApp
11 8 (0.81%) Dell
11 8 (0.81%) F5
12 7 (0.71%) CheckPoint
13 6 (0.61%) ServiceNow
14 5 (0.51%) 3PAR
14 5 (0.51%) EMC
15 4 (0.41%) Juniper
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