The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Team Leader 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 Team Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Team Lead
Rank 570 544 552
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Team Leader 16 32 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.062% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.067% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 7
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£350 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £333 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £449 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £369
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.01%
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
50176 47637 45728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.03% 92.46% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 32014 28679 25821
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2025 2106 2605
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Infrastructure Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Infrastructure Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Team Leader
Daily Rate Trend

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

Infrastructure Team Leader Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Team Leader
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Infrastructure Team Leader Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Team Leader
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Infrastructure Team Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Team Leader
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
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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 -45 16 £350 -13.58% 6
South East -18 12 £350 -8.49%
East of England - 2 £300 - 1
Essex - 2 £300 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Yorkshire - 2 £350 - 1
Brentwood - 2 £300 -
London -2 1 £425 +2.40% 4
Leeds - 1 £425 -
Liverpool - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Altrincham - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Chester - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Havant - - - -
Inverness - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Witham - - - -
Woking - - - -
York - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -

Infrastructure Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Team Leader 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 Team Leader in their job title.

1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 18 (60.00%) VMware
3 16 (53.33%) ITIL
4 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (40.00%) Linux
7 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
7 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
8 10 (33.33%) MCSE
8 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (33.33%) McAfee
8 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 10 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
8 10 (33.33%) Lumension
9 9 (30.00%) MCP
9 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 9 (30.00%) Sophos
9 9 (30.00%) Service Management
9 9 (30.00%) Backup Exec
10 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
10 8 (26.67%) Citrix
11 7 (23.33%) Firmware
11 7 (23.33%) Validation
11 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (23.33%) Vulnerability Management
12 6 (20.00%) SLA
12 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery

Infrastructure Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Team Leader 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 Team Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.00%) Lync
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) DHCP
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) IPsec
4 1 (3.33%) NAS
4 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) DB2
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Linux
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.33%) UNIX
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) Service Management
3 7 (23.33%) Validation
3 7 (23.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (20.00%) Line Management
4 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (20.00%) Change Management
4 6 (20.00%) Operations Management
4 6 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.67%) Document Management
6 2 (6.67%) Logistics
6 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.67%) People Management
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (33.33%) MCSE
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (30.00%) MCP
4 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (6.67%) CCA
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.33%) CCNP
7 1 (3.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (23.33%) Firmware
5 4 (13.33%) XenApp
5 4 (13.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (30.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) VMware
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) McAfee
3 10 (33.33%) Lumension
4 9 (30.00%) Sophos
5 8 (26.67%) Citrix
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle
7 2 (6.67%) HP
7 2 (6.67%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.33%) Northgate
8 1 (3.33%) Brocade
8 1 (3.33%) WatchGuard
8 1 (3.33%) Veeam
8 1 (3.33%) Dell
8 1 (3.33%) Symantec