The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Services Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Services Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Service Manager
Rank 630 627 614
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Services Manager 14 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.025% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.027% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 6
Average daily rate £406 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £258 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £456 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £344 £358
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
53023 52764 51440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.73% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 34537 31962 31273
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £553 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 2112 2096
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Infrastructure Services Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Services Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Services Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Services Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Infrastructure Services Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Services Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Services Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Infrastructure Services Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Services Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Infrastructure Services Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Services Manager
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Services Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -22 13 £413 +3.12% 1
London +1 6 £480 +20.00%
South East -2 5 £406 +58.53%
Oxford - 5 £406 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £406 -
Harrow - 2 £480 -
East of England +6 1 £700 -
South West +5 1 £350 -30.34%
Hertfordshire +5 1 £700 -
Glasgow - 1 £375 -
Scotland - 1 £375 -
Paddington - 1 £500 -
Poole - 1 £350 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £700 -
Dorset - 1 £350 -

Infrastructure Services Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Services Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Services Manager in their job title.

1 15 (68.18%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Service Delivery
3 8 (36.36%) Service Management
3 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 6 (27.27%) LAN
4 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (22.73%) VMware
5 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 5 (22.73%) Capacity Management
6 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (13.64%) EMC
7 3 (13.64%) SAN
7 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
7 3 (13.64%) Linux
7 3 (13.64%) Apache
7 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
7 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.64%) SLA
7 3 (13.64%) Firewall
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
7 3 (13.64%) Degree

Infrastructure Services Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Services Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Services Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Apache
1 3 (13.64%) Confluence
1 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) LAN
2 5 (22.73%) WAN
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Publishing
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) CMDB
2 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Service Delivery
3 8 (36.36%) Service Management
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
5 5 (22.73%) Capacity Management
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) DevOps
7 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
7 3 (13.64%) Release Management
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
8 2 (9.09%) ITSM
8 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.09%) Process Management
8 2 (9.09%) Service Design
9 1 (4.55%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) CAPM
3 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) OpenView
1 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) EMC
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow