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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 298 236 252
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +16
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 358 565 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 1.03% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.08% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 378 341
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £319 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £28.50 - £28.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.30 - £19.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.70 - £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - £28.75

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
46857 52091 52770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.71% 93.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30652 33213 33381
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1649 2008 2171
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -55 338 £450 +5.88% 59
London -20 166 £500 +6.38% 19
South East -15 70 £400 -5.88% 14
Hampshire +28 30 £415 +5.39% 6
City of London -17 22 £525 +10.52% 7
North West -30 20 £425 - 6
West Midlands -37 19 £388 -11.42% 4
Berkshire +2 18 £400 -14.66% 2
Yorkshire +14 17 £425 +36.00% 5
East of England -10 15 £500 +21.21% 6
West Yorkshire +14 14 £423 +13.04% 4
Scotland -47 14 £425 -4.22% 1
South West +1 12 £388 -3.12% 3
Leeds +19 11 £420 -1.17% 1
Edinburgh -22 11 £370 -17.77%
Manchester -9 9 £363 -9.37% 2
Portsmouth - 9 £415 - 2
Cheshire +5 8 £425 - 3
North East -25 8 £330 +11.86% 1
Tyne and Wear -29 8 £330 +10.00% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -30 8 £330 +10.00% 1
West Sussex +13 7 £450 -5.26%
Reading +2 7 £340 -20.00%
East Midlands -11 7 £500 +25.78% 1
Kent +6 6 £300 -16.66%
Cambridgeshire -2 6 £333 -19.21% 2
Bedfordshire +6 5 £550 +41.93%
Luton +12 4 £550 +144.44%
Bristol +8 4 £338 -17.68% 1
Warrington +7 4 £550 - 2

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 302 (37.06%) Project Management
2 244 (29.94%) Finance
3 223 (27.36%) PRINCE2
4 210 (25.77%) Data Centre
5 195 (23.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 130 (15.95%) Windows
7 122 (14.97%) Migration
8 109 (13.37%) ITIL
9 93 (11.41%) Microsoft
10 90 (11.04%) Banking
11 81 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
12 80 (9.82%) WAN
13 75 (9.20%) VMware
14 73 (8.96%) Linux
15 64 (7.85%) LAN
15 64 (7.85%) PMP
16 60 (7.36%) PMI Certification
17 59 (7.24%) Security Cleared
18 56 (6.87%) Active Directory
18 56 (6.87%) MS Excel
19 55 (6.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 52 (6.38%) Change Management
21 51 (6.26%) Cisco
22 49 (6.01%) SAN
22 49 (6.01%) Programme Management
23 48 (5.89%) Office 365
24 47 (5.77%) Citrix
25 46 (5.64%) Retail
25 46 (5.64%) Risk Management
25 46 (5.64%) SC Cleared

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 40 (4.91%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.96%) MS Exchange
3 12 (1.47%) Skype for Business
4 9 (1.10%) IIS
5 7 (0.86%) IBM Notes
6 6 (0.74%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.49%) Apache
7 4 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.49%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.37%) CICS
8 3 (0.37%) Confluence
8 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.25%) SAS
10 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.12%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.12%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 56 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.29%) MS Project
3 34 (4.17%) MS Office
4 15 (1.84%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.37%) Exstream
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Faxination
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.12%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 48 (5.89%) Office 365
2 35 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.47%) IaaS
5 11 (1.35%) SaaS
6 8 (0.98%) PaaS
7 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.25%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.25%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 80 (9.82%) WAN
2 64 (7.85%) LAN
3 49 (6.01%) SAN
4 36 (4.42%) Firewall
5 23 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
6 19 (2.33%) Unified Communications
7 14 (1.72%) Network Security
8 13 (1.60%) Internet
9 12 (1.47%) MPLS
9 12 (1.47%) NAS
10 10 (1.23%) DNS
10 10 (1.23%) IP Telephony
11 9 (1.10%) VLAN
11 9 (1.10%) VoIP
12 8 (0.98%) DHCP
12 8 (0.98%) TCP/IP
12 8 (0.98%) VPN
13 6 (0.74%) FTP
14 5 (0.61%) Wireless
15 4 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (3.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.35%) Big Data
3 6 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.49%) Hadoop
4 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.37%) MySQL
5 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.25%) DB2
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.12%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.12%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (0.86%) JIRA
2 4 (0.49%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.25%) Hudson
3 2 (0.25%) Log4j
4 1 (0.12%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.12%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
General
1 244 (29.94%) Finance
2 90 (11.04%) Banking
3 46 (5.64%) Retail
4 28 (3.44%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.96%) Legal
7 13 (1.60%) Law
8 12 (1.47%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.23%) French Language
10 8 (0.98%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.74%) Advertising
11 6 (0.74%) Billing
11 6 (0.74%) Marketing
12 5 (0.61%) Local Government
13 4 (0.49%) Automotive
14 3 (0.37%) Electronics
14 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.25%) Back Office
15 2 (0.25%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.44%) Middleware
2 15 (1.84%) Web Services
3 5 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (0.37%) .NET
4 3 (0.37%) XML
5 2 (0.25%) JAX-RPC
5 2 (0.25%) LAMP
5 2 (0.25%) REST
5 2 (0.25%) SOAP
5 2 (0.25%) WSDL
5 2 (0.25%) XSL
5 2 (0.25%) XSLT
6 1 (0.12%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.12%) CSS
6 1 (0.12%) HTML
6 1 (0.12%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 210 (25.77%) Data Centre
2 28 (3.44%) PMI
3 22 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (2.09%) Mainframe
4 17 (2.09%) Virtual Team
5 12 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.23%) Private Cloud
7 9 (1.10%) Clustering
8 8 (0.98%) NHS
9 7 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (0.49%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.37%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.37%) IVR
11 3 (0.37%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (0.37%) User Experience
12 2 (0.25%) CCTV
12 2 (0.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.25%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.25%) FlexPod
12 2 (0.25%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 130 (15.95%) Windows
2 73 (8.96%) Linux
3 42 (5.15%) Unix
4 40 (4.91%) Windows Server
5 16 (1.96%) AIX
6 11 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.98%) Solaris
9 7 (0.86%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.61%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.49%) Android
11 4 (0.49%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.37%) CentOS
12 3 (0.37%) HPUX
12 3 (0.37%) SUSE
12 3 (0.37%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.25%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.25%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (37.06%) Project Management
2 223 (27.36%) PRINCE2
3 195 (23.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 122 (14.97%) Migration
5 109 (13.37%) ITIL
6 81 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (6.38%) Change Management
8 49 (6.01%) Programme Management
9 46 (5.64%) Risk Management
10 42 (5.15%) Supplier Management
11 40 (4.91%) Service Delivery
12 39 (4.79%) Service Management
13 29 (3.56%) Waterfall
14 27 (3.31%) Matrix Organization
15 24 (2.94%) Change Control
16 23 (2.82%) Project Planning
17 22 (2.70%) Critical Success Factor
17 22 (2.70%) Infrastructure Transformation
18 20 (2.45%) People Management
19 19 (2.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 27 (3.31%) SQL
2 9 (1.10%) Java
3 6 (0.74%) C
4 5 (0.61%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.37%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.25%) Perl
7 1 (0.12%) C#
7 1 (0.12%) COBOL
7 1 (0.12%) VB
7 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 64 (7.85%) PMP
2 60 (7.36%) PMI Certification
3 59 (7.24%) Security Cleared
4 55 (6.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 46 (5.64%) SC Cleared
6 41 (5.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 32 (3.93%) Degree
8 23 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (1.84%) APMP
10 14 (1.72%) ISEB
11 12 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.61%) CCNA
13 5 (0.61%) MCSE
14 4 (0.49%) CCIE
14 4 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
16 2 (0.25%) CCDP
16 2 (0.25%) CCNP
16 2 (0.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.72%) SLA
2 5 (0.61%) QA
3 4 (0.49%) PMBOK
4 3 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (6.87%) Active Directory
2 41 (5.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.35%) vSphere
5 10 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.74%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.37%) XenApp
8 2 (0.25%) Docker
8 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.12%) StorNext
9 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (1.47%) SCCM
2 7 (0.86%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (0.74%) Ansible
4 4 (0.49%) Puppet
5 3 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.25%) Nagios
6 2 (0.25%) SCOM
7 1 (0.12%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.12%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.12%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.12%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.12%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.12%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.12%) Terraform
7 1 (0.12%) vMotion
7 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.12%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 93 (11.41%) Microsoft
2 75 (9.20%) VMware
3 51 (6.26%) Cisco
4 47 (5.77%) Citrix
5 31 (3.80%) Oracle
6 23 (2.82%) HP
7 13 (1.60%) Red Hat
8 12 (1.47%) Avaya
9 10 (1.23%) SAP
10 7 (0.86%) Lotus
11 6 (0.74%) 3PAR
11 6 (0.74%) Apple
11 6 (0.74%) F5
11 6 (0.74%) IBM
11 6 (0.74%) Juniper
11 6 (0.74%) ServiceNow
12 5 (0.61%) CheckPoint
12 5 (0.61%) Cloudera
13 4 (0.49%) EMC
14 3 (0.37%) NetApp
North West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: £50 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £501 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £320 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Posted: 23 days ago