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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Manager
UK
Rank 279 250 226
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -24
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 362 473 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.93% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.98% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 330 308
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £28.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 - £19.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 - £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - £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
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
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 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 18 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 -7 346 £450 +5.88% 61
London +27 171 £500 +9.58% 19
South East +1 73 £404 -5.00% 16
City of London -5 35 £501 +14.40% 6
Yorkshire +20 24 £438 -3.84% 10
Hampshire +14 24 £388 -13.88% 8
Berkshire +2 22 £400 -5.88% 3
West Yorkshire +24 20 £425 -6.59% 3
North West -2 18 £413 -2.94% 4
East of England -12 18 £494 +19.69% 3
Leeds +15 16 £425 -15.00% 2
West Midlands -19 16 £390 -8.23% 3
South West +2 13 £381 -4.08% 4
Manchester +12 11 £395 -7.05% 1
Portsmouth - 9 £413 - 2
Kent -8 8 £325 -1.51% 1
Scotland -18 8 £370 -17.77% 2
Reading +8 7 £340 -20.00%
Bedfordshire +7 6 £550 +86.44%
Hertfordshire +6 6 £450 -18.18% 2
West Sussex +5 6 £491 +30.13% 1
East Midlands -10 6 £500 +23.07% 1
Wiltshire +4 5 £375 +15.38% 1
Bristol +3 5 £390 +4.00% 2
Edinburgh -18 5 £370 -17.77%
Watford - 5 £395 - 1
Luton +10 4 £550 +86.44%
Staffordshire +2 4 £300 -28.57%
Coventry -14 4 £394 -28.40% 1
Birmingham -15 4 £393 -5.13% 2

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 294 (38.68%) Project Management
2 230 (30.26%) Finance
3 213 (28.03%) PRINCE2
4 206 (27.11%) Data Centre
5 189 (24.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 128 (16.84%) Windows
7 118 (15.53%) Migration
8 103 (13.55%) ITIL
9 87 (11.45%) Microsoft
10 82 (10.79%) WAN
11 80 (10.53%) VMware
12 77 (10.13%) Banking
13 76 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
14 68 (8.95%) LAN
15 67 (8.82%) Linux
15 67 (8.82%) Cisco
16 60 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 59 (7.76%) Active Directory
18 56 (7.37%) Security Cleared
19 53 (6.97%) Service Delivery
19 53 (6.97%) MS Excel
20 52 (6.84%) PMP
20 52 (6.84%) Change Management
21 50 (6.58%) Citrix
22 48 (6.32%) Risk Management
23 47 (6.18%) SC Cleared
24 45 (5.92%) Office 365
24 45 (5.92%) PMI Certification
25 43 (5.66%) Unix
25 43 (5.66%) Firewall

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 38 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.84%) MS Exchange
3 11 (1.45%) Skype for Business
4 10 (1.32%) WebSphere
5 9 (1.18%) IIS
6 6 (0.79%) IBM Domino
7 5 (0.66%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.39%) Apache
8 3 (0.39%) CICS
8 3 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.39%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.26%) SAS
10 1 (0.13%) Confluence
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 53 (6.97%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.34%) MS Office
3 28 (3.68%) MS Project
4 15 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.39%) Exstream
2 3 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (5.92%) Office 365
2 29 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.32%) SaaS
5 9 (1.18%) IaaS
6 5 (0.66%) PaaS
7 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.26%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 82 (10.79%) WAN
2 68 (8.95%) LAN
3 43 (5.66%) Firewall
4 41 (5.39%) SAN
5 19 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (2.11%) Network Security
7 15 (1.97%) MPLS
8 13 (1.71%) IP Telephony
8 13 (1.71%) NAS
9 11 (1.45%) DNS
9 11 (1.45%) Unified Communications
10 10 (1.32%) DHCP
10 10 (1.32%) Internet
10 10 (1.32%) VoIP
11 6 (0.79%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.79%) VLAN
11 6 (0.79%) VPN
11 6 (0.79%) Wireless
12 5 (0.66%) FTP
12 5 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (4.34%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.45%) Big Data
3 5 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.53%) Hadoop
4 4 (0.53%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.39%) MySQL
6 2 (0.26%) DB2
6 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.13%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.13%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.13%) Redis
7 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (0.66%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.53%) JIRA
3 2 (0.26%) Hudson
3 2 (0.26%) Log4j
4 1 (0.13%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.13%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.13%) TeamCity
General
1 230 (30.26%) Finance
2 77 (10.13%) Banking
3 41 (5.39%) Retail
4 32 (4.21%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.58%) French Language
6 12 (1.58%) Legal
7 9 (1.18%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.18%) Law
8 8 (1.05%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.79%) Billing
9 6 (0.79%) Marketing
10 5 (0.66%) Local Government
11 4 (0.53%) Automotive
12 3 (0.39%) Advertising
12 3 (0.39%) Electronics
12 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.26%) Back Office
13 2 (0.26%) Front Office
13 2 (0.26%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.76%) Middleware
2 18 (2.37%) Web Services
3 5 (0.66%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (0.39%) .NET
4 3 (0.39%) XML
5 2 (0.26%) JAX-RPC
5 2 (0.26%) REST
5 2 (0.26%) SOAP
5 2 (0.26%) WSDL
5 2 (0.26%) XSL
5 2 (0.26%) XSLT
6 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.13%) CSS
6 1 (0.13%) HTML
6 1 (0.13%) jQuery
6 1 (0.13%) Node.js
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 206 (27.11%) Data Centre
2 20 (2.63%) PMI
3 19 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (1.97%) Virtual Team
5 14 (1.84%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.58%) Mainframe
7 9 (1.18%) Clustering
7 9 (1.18%) NHS
8 8 (1.05%) iSeries
8 8 (1.05%) Private Cloud
9 6 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (0.53%) CCTV
10 4 (0.53%) CMDB
10 4 (0.53%) FMCG
10 4 (0.53%) IVR
10 4 (0.53%) User Experience
11 3 (0.39%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.39%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.39%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (0.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 128 (16.84%) Windows
2 67 (8.82%) Linux
3 43 (5.66%) Unix
3 43 (5.66%) Windows Server
4 16 (2.11%) AIX
5 11 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (0.92%) Solaris
6 7 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.79%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.53%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.53%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.39%) HPUX
10 3 (0.39%) SUSE
11 2 (0.26%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (38.68%) Project Management
2 213 (28.03%) PRINCE2
3 189 (24.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 118 (15.53%) Migration
5 103 (13.55%) ITIL
6 76 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (6.97%) Service Delivery
8 52 (6.84%) Change Management
9 48 (6.32%) Risk Management
10 41 (5.39%) Service Management
11 39 (5.13%) Programme Management
12 36 (4.74%) Supplier Management
13 29 (3.82%) Waterfall
14 28 (3.68%) Change Control
15 24 (3.16%) People Management
16 23 (3.03%) Matrix Organization
17 19 (2.50%) Project Planning
18 18 (2.37%) DevOps
18 18 (2.37%) Disaster Recovery
18 18 (2.37%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (3.68%) SQL
2 9 (1.18%) C
2 9 (1.18%) Java
3 4 (0.53%) PowerShell
3 4 (0.53%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.26%) Perl
5 1 (0.13%) C#
5 1 (0.13%) COBOL
5 1 (0.13%) VB
5 1 (0.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 56 (7.37%) Security Cleared
3 52 (6.84%) PMP
4 47 (6.18%) SC Cleared
5 45 (5.92%) PMI Certification
6 40 (5.26%) Degree
7 34 (4.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 19 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (1.45%) APMP
10 10 (1.32%) ISEB
11 9 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
14 5 (0.66%) CCNA
15 4 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 3 (0.39%) MCSE
16 3 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 2 (0.26%) CCIE
18 1 (0.13%) CCDP
18 1 (0.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.76%) SLA
2 11 (1.45%) QA
3 4 (0.53%) PMBOK
4 3 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (7.76%) Active Directory
2 42 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (1.32%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (0.79%) vSphere
7 5 (0.66%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.53%) XenApp
9 3 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.39%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.26%) Docker
10 2 (0.26%) XenServer
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.13%) vCloud
11 1 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (1.97%) SCCM
2 7 (0.92%) Ansible
3 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (0.53%) Puppet
5 3 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.26%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.26%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.26%) Nagios
6 2 (0.26%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.26%) SCOM
6 2 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.13%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.13%) MOM
7 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.13%) Terraform
7 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 87 (11.45%) Microsoft
2 80 (10.53%) VMware
3 67 (8.82%) Cisco
4 50 (6.58%) Citrix
5 31 (4.08%) Oracle
6 22 (2.89%) Avaya
6 22 (2.89%) HP
7 10 (1.32%) SAP
8 9 (1.18%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.18%) ServiceNow
9 7 (0.92%) IBM
10 6 (0.79%) F5
10 6 (0.79%) Remedy
11 5 (0.66%) CheckPoint
11 5 (0.66%) Cloudera
11 5 (0.66%) Lotus
11 5 (0.66%) Palo Alto
12 4 (0.53%) BMC
13 3 (0.39%) Juniper
13 3 (0.39%) NetApp
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careers.SocieteGenerale
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £220 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Royal Pharmaceutical Society
Rate: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago