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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Manager
UK
Rank 276 233 219
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 368 534 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 1.04% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.10% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 370 343
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £414 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £59.00 - £46.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 - £43.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £81.65 - £48.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.00 - £46.00

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
43101 48634 49624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 95.01% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28143 31310 30515
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 1624 1914
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Infrastructure Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 February 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 -27 352 £425 - 49
London +1 147 £483 +5.46% 15
South East -22 61 £425 -5.55% 11
Yorkshire +36 40 £425 +61.90% 6
City of London +7 37 £475 +3.82% 5
West Yorkshire +26 30 £425 +100.00% 5
East of England -25 28 £438 +6.06% 4
North West +8 24 £413 -1.49% 4
Leeds +16 22 £425 - 4
West Midlands +2 22 £396 -5.65% 4
South West -14 20 £390 -5.45% 3
Manchester +13 16 £405 +1.25% 3
Hampshire +9 16 £385 -18.94% 3
Berkshire +6 16 £450 +5.88%
Scotland -30 11 £425 -2.85% 4
Bristol +3 10 £390 -5.45%
Portsmouth +1 9 £413 - 2
Bedfordshire +6 8 £471 +59.74%
Wiltshire +4 8 £364 -14.41%
Kent +3 8 £425 -15.84%
Edinburgh -21 8 £438 -2.77% 1
North Yorkshire +10 7 £425 -
Birmingham -3 7 £375 -6.83% 2
Suffolk -4 6 £450 +28.57%
Hertfordshire -8 6 £439 +3.23% 2
Reading +10 5 £330 -32.30%
Ipswich -9 5 £450 +28.57%
Coventry - 5 £400 - 1
Newbury - 5 £450 -
York - 5 £425 -

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 313 (42.64%) Project Management
2 224 (30.52%) Finance
3 211 (28.75%) PRINCE2
4 193 (26.29%) Data Centre
5 186 (25.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 114 (15.53%) Windows
7 113 (15.40%) Migration
8 109 (14.85%) ITIL
9 93 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
10 83 (11.31%) Microsoft
11 80 (10.90%) VMware
12 72 (9.81%) WAN
13 65 (8.86%) Cisco
14 64 (8.72%) Banking
15 61 (8.31%) LAN
16 58 (7.90%) Active Directory
16 58 (7.90%) Security Cleared
17 57 (7.77%) Linux
18 56 (7.63%) Office 365
19 55 (7.49%) Supplier Management
19 55 (7.49%) Change Management
20 53 (7.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 50 (6.81%) SC Cleared
21 50 (6.81%) MS Excel
21 50 (6.81%) Citrix
22 47 (6.40%) Risk Management
22 47 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
23 45 (6.13%) Service Delivery
24 44 (5.99%) Retail
25 43 (5.86%) PMP

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 (4.77%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 12 (1.63%) Skype for Business
4 11 (1.50%) WebSphere
5 7 (0.95%) IBM Domino
5 7 (0.95%) IIS
6 3 (0.41%) CICS
7 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.27%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.27%) SAS
8 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.14%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 50 (6.81%) MS Excel
2 31 (4.22%) MS Project
3 28 (3.81%) MS Office
4 15 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.41%) Exstream
2 3 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 56 (7.63%) Office 365
2 26 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.95%) SaaS
5 6 (0.82%) IaaS
6 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.27%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.27%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 72 (9.81%) WAN
2 61 (8.31%) LAN
3 40 (5.45%) Firewall
4 35 (4.77%) SAN
5 16 (2.18%) MPLS
6 14 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (1.77%) Network Security
7 13 (1.77%) VoIP
8 12 (1.63%) Internet
9 11 (1.50%) DNS
9 11 (1.50%) IP Telephony
9 11 (1.50%) NAS
10 10 (1.36%) DHCP
11 9 (1.23%) VPN
11 9 (1.23%) Wireless
12 6 (0.82%) TCP/IP
12 6 (0.82%) Unified Communications
12 6 (0.82%) VLAN
13 5 (0.68%) FTP
14 4 (0.54%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (4.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.36%) Big Data
3 5 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.54%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.41%) MySQL
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.27%) DB2
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.14%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.14%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.14%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.14%) Redis
7 1 (0.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.41%) Jenkins
1 3 (0.41%) JIRA
2 2 (0.27%) Hudson
2 2 (0.27%) Log4j
3 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 224 (30.52%) Finance
2 64 (8.72%) Banking
3 44 (5.99%) Retail
4 34 (4.63%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.18%) Legal
6 11 (1.50%) French Language
7 10 (1.36%) Law
7 10 (1.36%) Marketing
8 9 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.95%) Billing
11 6 (0.82%) Back Office
11 6 (0.82%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.68%) Advertising
13 4 (0.54%) Automotive
13 4 (0.54%) Local Government
14 3 (0.41%) Electronics
14 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.27%) Front Office
15 2 (0.27%) Turkish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.32%) Web Services
2 14 (1.91%) Middleware
3 5 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (0.27%) .NET
4 2 (0.27%) JAX-RPC
4 2 (0.27%) REST
4 2 (0.27%) SOAP
4 2 (0.27%) WSDL
4 2 (0.27%) XML
4 2 (0.27%) XSL
4 2 (0.27%) XSLT
5 1 (0.14%) Node.js
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 193 (26.29%) Data Centre
2 16 (2.18%) Management Information System
3 15 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (1.77%) PMI
5 11 (1.50%) iSeries
5 11 (1.50%) Virtual Team
6 9 (1.23%) Mainframe
7 8 (1.09%) NHS
8 7 (0.95%) CCTV
8 7 (0.95%) Clustering
9 6 (0.82%) User Experience
10 5 (0.68%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.54%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.54%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.54%) FMCG
11 4 (0.54%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.41%) CMDB
13 2 (0.27%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.27%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 114 (15.53%) Windows
2 57 (7.77%) Linux
3 42 (5.72%) Windows Server
4 39 (5.31%) Unix
5 18 (2.45%) AIX
6 11 (1.50%) Windows 10
7 8 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.95%) Solaris
8 7 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.54%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.54%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.41%) HPUX
10 3 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.41%) SUSE
11 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.27%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (42.64%) Project Management
2 211 (28.75%) PRINCE2
3 186 (25.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 113 (15.40%) Migration
5 109 (14.85%) ITIL
6 93 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (7.49%) Change Management
7 55 (7.49%) Supplier Management
8 47 (6.40%) Risk Management
9 45 (6.13%) Service Delivery
10 40 (5.45%) Service Management
11 36 (4.90%) Waterfall
12 30 (4.09%) Programme Management
13 28 (3.81%) Change Control
14 25 (3.41%) People Management
15 21 (2.86%) PRINCE
15 21 (2.86%) Project Governance
16 20 (2.72%) Matrix Organization
16 20 (2.72%) Project Planning
17 18 (2.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 24 (3.27%) SQL
2 8 (1.09%) C
2 8 (1.09%) Java
3 4 (0.54%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.14%) Perl
4 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (7.90%) Security Cleared
2 53 (7.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 50 (6.81%) SC Cleared
4 43 (5.86%) PMP
5 41 (5.59%) Degree
6 37 (5.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 35 (4.77%) PMI Certification
8 16 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (1.77%) APMP
10 10 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.09%) ISEB
12 6 (0.82%) CCNA
12 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
13 5 (0.68%) MCSE
14 3 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (0.27%) CCIE
15 2 (0.27%) PgMP
16 1 (0.14%) CCDP
16 1 (0.14%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.32%) SLA
2 16 (2.18%) PMO
3 12 (1.63%) QA
4 5 (0.68%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.14%) ISO22301
System Software
1 58 (7.90%) Active Directory
2 47 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (1.09%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (0.82%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.82%) vSphere
6 5 (0.68%) XenApp
7 4 (0.54%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.27%) Docker
9 2 (0.27%) XenServer
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.14%) vCloud
10 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (2.04%) SCCM
2 4 (0.54%) Jamf Pro
2 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (0.41%) Ansible
3 3 (0.41%) Puppet
4 2 (0.27%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.27%) Nagios
4 2 (0.27%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 83 (11.31%) Microsoft
2 80 (10.90%) VMware
3 65 (8.86%) Cisco
4 50 (6.81%) Citrix
5 31 (4.22%) Oracle
6 20 (2.72%) HP
7 15 (2.04%) Avaya
8 9 (1.23%) ServiceNow
9 7 (0.95%) SAP
10 6 (0.82%) F5
10 6 (0.82%) Palo Alto
10 6 (0.82%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.68%) BMC
11 5 (0.68%) CheckPoint
11 5 (0.68%) Cloudera
11 5 (0.68%) EMC
11 5 (0.68%) Juniper
12 4 (0.54%) IBM
12 4 (0.54%) NetApp
12 4 (0.54%) Remedy
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