The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Infrastructure 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 IT Infrastructure Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Manager
Rank 598 584 566
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Contract jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 33 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.050% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.054% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 14
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£408 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £475
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -18.42%
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
55134 51382 48884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.80% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 35199 31088 29037
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2028 1976 2121
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

IT Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Infrastructure Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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 -29 29 £415 +3.75% 4
London +10 14 £450 -11.33% 2
City of London +2 6 £450 +34.32%
East of England +9 5 £450 +9.09%
South East -36 4 £388 -1.58% 1
Coventry 0 3 £238 -50.00%
West Midlands -2 3 £238 -44.11%
North West -29 3 £425 +10.38%
Essex -4 2 - -
Milton Keynes -7 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -14 2 - -
Yorkshire -33 2 £373 -12.35%
Hampshire - 2 £388 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
Harlow - 2 - -
Merseyside - 2 £425 -
Hertford - 2 - -
St Albans - 2 - -
Watford - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 £450 -
South Yorkshire -18 1 £420 -1.17%
West Yorkshire -29 1 £325 -
Derbyshire - 1 £325 -
Liverpool - 1 £425 -
Cheshire - 1 £350 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £388 -

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited IT Infrastructure 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 IT Infrastructure Manager in their job title.

1 23 (38.98%) PRINCE2
2 21 (35.59%) Project Management
3 20 (33.90%) ITIL
3 20 (33.90%) Data Centre
4 18 (30.51%) Windows
5 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
6 13 (22.03%) Finance
6 13 (22.03%) VMware
7 10 (16.95%) Migration
8 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
8 9 (15.25%) Linux
9 8 (13.56%) LAN
9 8 (13.56%) WAN
9 8 (13.56%) Cisco
9 8 (13.56%) Manufacturing
9 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (13.56%) SAN
10 6 (10.17%) Service Management
10 6 (10.17%) Lync
11 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (8.47%) Information Security
11 5 (8.47%) SLA
11 5 (8.47%) PMI Certification
12 4 (6.78%) PMI
12 4 (6.78%) Citrix
12 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (6.78%) Oracle
12 4 (6.78%) Programme Management
12 4 (6.78%) Banking
12 4 (6.78%) Office 365

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited IT Infrastructure 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 IT Infrastructure Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.17%) Lync
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Project
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) WAN
1 8 (13.56%) SAN
1 8 (13.56%) LAN
2 3 (5.08%) Firewall
3 2 (3.39%) Network Security
3 2 (3.39%) Intranet
3 2 (3.39%) MPLS
4 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.69%) WebEx
4 1 (1.69%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) JIRA
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.78%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Front Office
5 1 (1.69%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) Electronics
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) XMPP
1 1 (1.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) PMI
3 3 (5.08%) FMCG
3 3 (5.08%) iPad
4 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.39%) User Experience
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) SecurID
5 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.51%) Windows
2 9 (15.25%) Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Android
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.39%) UNIX
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.69%) CentOS
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) PRINCE2
2 21 (35.59%) Project Management
3 20 (33.90%) ITIL
4 10 (16.95%) Migration
5 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.17%) Service Management
7 5 (8.47%) Information Security
7 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.78%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (5.08%) Change Management
9 3 (5.08%) ITSM
9 3 (5.08%) Change Control
9 3 (5.08%) Project Planning
9 3 (5.08%) Supplier Management
10 2 (3.39%) Time Management
10 2 (3.39%) Capacity Management
10 2 (3.39%) PRINCE
10 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) PMI Certification
2 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.39%) MCSE
4 2 (3.39%) CCNA
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.69%) PMP
5 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) XenApp
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.03%) VMware
3 8 (13.56%) Cisco
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle
4 4 (6.78%) Citrix
5 1 (1.69%) Avaya
5 1 (1.69%) Juniper
5 1 (1.69%) Sage
5 1 (1.69%) Symantec
5 1 (1.69%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) Retalix
5 1 (1.69%) MobileIron
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