The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had IT Infrastructure Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Manager
Rank 568 552 546
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 75 58 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 45 44
Median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £67.50
UK excluding London median 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
50823 51340 50433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33235 31856 31169
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1467 2031 2115
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

IT Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured IT Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

IT Infrastructure Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Infrastructure Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

IT Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IT Infrastructure Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Infrastructure Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

IT Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IT Infrastructure Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IT Infrastructure Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IT 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 IT Infrastructure Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 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 +9 71 £450 +9.09% 13
London +20 30 £450 - 2
South East -13 12 £500 +17.64% 5
East of England 0 6 £475 +4.10% 1
South West -8 5 £350 -13.84%
West Midlands -17 5 £363 -34.09% 2
Berkshire - 5 £488 - 1
City of London +37 4 £463 -7.50%
Yorkshire -2 4 £450 +50.00% 2
Scotland -13 4 £356 -10.93% 2
North West -18 4 £463 +37.03%
North East - 4 £375 - 1
Birmingham +2 3 £275 -
South Yorkshire -2 3 £450 +50.00%
Essex -3 3 - -
Sheffield -20 3 £450 +50.00%
Tyne and Wear - 3 £375 - 1
Cambridgeshire +12 2 £475 +15.15%
Cambridge +3 2 £475 +15.15%
Cheshire -5 2 £538 +53.57%
Manchester -19 2 £429 +14.26%
Bracknell - 2 £475 -
Reading - 2 £500 -
Sunderland - 2 £325 -
Herefordshire - 2 £369 -
West Sussex - 2 £498 - 1
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Home Counties - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +13 1 £450 +2.85%
Somerset +9 1 £340 -17.57%

IT Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT 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 IT Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 62 (46.97%) Project Management
2 50 (37.88%) PRINCE2
3 48 (36.36%) Finance
4 24 (18.18%) ITIL
5 23 (17.42%) Migration
5 23 (17.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (15.15%) Data Centre
7 18 (13.64%) Windows
8 17 (12.88%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (11.36%) PMI Certification
9 15 (11.36%) Change Management
10 13 (9.85%) Banking
10 13 (9.85%) Degree
11 12 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 12 (9.09%) Microsoft
11 12 (9.09%) Citrix
12 11 (8.33%) VMware
13 10 (7.58%) Change Control
13 10 (7.58%) Risk Management
13 10 (7.58%) PMP
13 10 (7.58%) WAN
13 10 (7.58%) MS Project
14 9 (6.82%) Telecoms
14 9 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 9 (6.82%) Security Cleared
15 8 (6.06%) Resource Management
15 8 (6.06%) SC Cleared
15 8 (6.06%) Middleware
15 8 (6.06%) SLA
15 8 (6.06%) Cisco

IT 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 7 (5.30%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.55%) MS Project Server
3 4 (3.03%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.52%) SAS
4 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.52%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
5 1 (0.76%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (7.58%) MS Project
2 4 (3.03%) MS Office
3 2 (1.52%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.76%) Primavera
2 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.03%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
2 1 (0.76%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (0.76%) PaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) WAN
2 7 (5.30%) Firewall
2 7 (5.30%) Network Security
3 6 (4.55%) LAN
3 6 (4.55%) SAN
4 5 (3.79%) Internet
4 5 (3.79%) VoIP
5 4 (3.03%) Skype
6 3 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.27%) Wireless
7 2 (1.52%) DHCP
7 2 (1.52%) DMZ
7 2 (1.52%) DNS
8 1 (0.76%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.76%) IPv6
8 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.27%) Big Data
3 2 (1.52%) DB2
4 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (36.36%) Finance
2 13 (9.85%) Banking
3 9 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.79%) Retail
5 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.76%) Automotive
6 1 (0.76%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Local Government
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
6 1 (0.76%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.06%) Middleware
2 2 (1.52%) .NET
3 1 (0.76%) Flash
3 1 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.55%) PMI
3 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.03%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.27%) BYOD
6 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.52%) PKI
6 2 (1.52%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.76%) CCTV
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.76%) IVR
7 1 (0.76%) NHS
7 1 (0.76%) Statistics
7 1 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.64%) Windows
2 7 (5.30%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.27%) Linux
3 3 (2.27%) Unix
3 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.52%) OpenVMS
5 1 (0.76%) Solaris
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (46.97%) Project Management
2 50 (37.88%) PRINCE2
3 24 (18.18%) ITIL
4 23 (17.42%) Migration
4 23 (17.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (12.88%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (11.36%) Change Management
7 10 (7.58%) Change Control
7 10 (7.58%) Risk Management
8 9 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (6.06%) Resource Management
10 7 (5.30%) Line Management
10 7 (5.30%) Programme Management
10 7 (5.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (4.55%) Business Analysis
11 6 (4.55%) Scrum
12 5 (3.79%) Process Improvement
12 5 (3.79%) Project Governance
12 5 (3.79%) Time Management
12 5 (3.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (0.76%) Java
2 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.76%) PHP
2 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (11.36%) PMI Certification
2 13 (9.85%) Degree
3 12 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (7.58%) PMP
5 9 (6.82%) Security Cleared
6 8 (6.06%) SC Cleared
7 6 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (3.79%) CCNA
8 5 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.27%) APMP
11 2 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (1.52%) CITP
11 2 (1.52%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.76%) CAPM
12 1 (0.76%) CCNP
12 1 (0.76%) CISSP
12 1 (0.76%) ISEB
12 1 (0.76%) MCSE
12 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) SLA
2 4 (3.03%) QA
3 3 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.52%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.76%) GAMP
5 1 (0.76%) GxP
5 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.76%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (5.30%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.76%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.76%) RACF
4 1 (0.76%) vSphere
4 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) SCCM
2 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.76%) MOM
Vendors
1 12 (9.09%) Citrix
1 12 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.33%) VMware
3 8 (6.06%) Cisco
4 6 (4.55%) SAP
5 5 (3.79%) IBM
6 4 (3.03%) Avaya
7 3 (2.27%) HP
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle
9 1 (0.76%) BT
9 1 (0.76%) Dell
9 1 (0.76%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.76%) NetApp
9 1 (0.76%) Openreach
9 1 (0.76%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.76%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.76%) Sourcefire
9 1 (0.76%) Tripwire
9 1 (0.76%) Xerox
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Computer Futures
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Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago