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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Manager
Rank 583 577 561
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 60 59 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 37 46
Median daily rate £450 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
50855 53109 50264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33119 33427 30819
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £567 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 2011 2032
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -4 57 £450 +12.50% 19
London +3 20 £450 +12.50% 2
South East +3 12 £500 +25.00% 4
South West -2 7 £450 +9.09%
East of England +9 5 £375 -11.76% 3
Berkshire - 5 £488 - 1
West Midlands -25 4 £275 -50.00% 3
Scotland -13 3 £356 -10.93%
North West -16 3 £463 +42.30% 3
Wiltshire - 3 £475 -
North East - 3 £350 -
Cambridge +22 2 £475 +15.15% 1
Cambridgeshire +17 2 £475 -1.29% 1
Hertfordshire +12 2 £375 -17.80% 1
Milton Keynes +7 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +5 2 - -
Yorkshire +3 2 £470 +50.40% 4
South Yorkshire +1 2 £470 +56.66%
Sheffield -13 2 £470 +56.66%
Bracknell - 2 £475 -
Birmingham - 2 £275 -
Reading - 2 £500 -
Surrey - 2 £498 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £498 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £350 -
Bristol +6 1 £368 -23.83%
Manchester -13 1 £500 +33.33% 1
Kent - 1 £520 -
Herefordshire - 1 £375 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

IT Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 66 (47.83%) Project Management
2 50 (36.23%) PRINCE2
3 47 (34.06%) Finance
4 27 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (18.84%) Migration
6 25 (18.12%) Data Centre
7 23 (16.67%) ITIL
8 19 (13.77%) Windows
9 18 (13.04%) PMI Certification
10 17 (12.32%) Banking
11 15 (10.87%) Microsoft
11 15 (10.87%) Change Management
12 14 (10.14%) Degree
13 13 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (8.70%) PMP
15 11 (7.97%) Citrix
16 10 (7.25%) Telecoms
16 10 (7.25%) VMware
16 10 (7.25%) Risk Management
16 10 (7.25%) WAN
16 10 (7.25%) MS Project
16 10 (7.25%) Change Control
17 9 (6.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 9 (6.52%) Security Cleared
17 9 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 9 (6.52%) Cisco
18 8 (5.80%) Matrix Organization
18 8 (5.80%) SLA
18 8 (5.80%) SharePoint
18 8 (5.80%) Middleware

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 8 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.35%) MS Project Server
3 5 (3.62%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.45%) SAS
4 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.45%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.72%) IIS
5 1 (0.72%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (7.25%) MS Project
2 4 (2.90%) MS Office
3 2 (1.45%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.72%) Primavera
2 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.35%) Office 365
2 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.72%) IaaS
3 1 (0.72%) PaaS
3 1 (0.72%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.25%) WAN
2 7 (5.07%) Firewall
2 7 (5.07%) LAN
2 7 (5.07%) Network Security
3 5 (3.62%) Internet
3 5 (3.62%) SAN
3 5 (3.62%) VoIP
3 5 (3.62%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (2.90%) Skype
5 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.17%) Wireless
6 2 (1.45%) DHCP
6 2 (1.45%) DMZ
6 2 (1.45%) DNS
7 1 (0.72%) Broadband
7 1 (0.72%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.72%) IPv6
7 1 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.45%) Big Data
2 2 (1.45%) DB2
2 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (34.06%) Finance
2 17 (12.32%) Banking
3 10 (7.25%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.80%) Retail
5 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.72%) Automotive
6 1 (0.72%) Electronics
6 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Legal
6 1 (0.72%) Local Government
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.80%) Middleware
2 2 (1.45%) .NET
3 1 (0.72%) Flash
3 1 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.12%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.07%) PMI
3 6 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.62%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.90%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.45%) BYOD
6 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.45%) PKI
6 2 (1.45%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.45%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.72%) CCTV
7 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.72%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.72%) IVR
7 1 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.77%) Windows
2 7 (5.07%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.35%) Linux
4 4 (2.90%) Unix
5 3 (2.17%) OpenVMS
5 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.45%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.72%) Solaris
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (47.83%) Project Management
2 50 (36.23%) PRINCE2
3 27 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (18.84%) Migration
5 23 (16.67%) ITIL
6 15 (10.87%) Change Management
7 13 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (7.25%) Change Control
8 10 (7.25%) Risk Management
9 9 (6.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (5.80%) Business Analysis
10 8 (5.80%) Matrix Organization
10 8 (5.80%) Resource Management
11 7 (5.07%) Line Management
11 7 (5.07%) Programme Management
12 6 (4.35%) Process Improvement
12 6 (4.35%) Service Management
13 5 (3.62%) Project Governance
13 5 (3.62%) Service Delivery
13 5 (3.62%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (0.72%) Java
2 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.72%) PHP
2 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (13.04%) PMI Certification
2 14 (10.14%) Degree
3 12 (8.70%) PMP
4 9 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (6.52%) Security Cleared
5 8 (5.80%) SC Cleared
6 7 (5.07%) CCNA
6 7 (5.07%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.17%) APMP
9 3 (2.17%) MCSE
9 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.45%) CCA
10 2 (1.45%) CCENT
10 2 (1.45%) CITP
10 2 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.45%) ISEB
11 1 (0.72%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) SLA
2 4 (2.90%) QA
3 3 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.45%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.45%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.72%) GAMP
5 1 (0.72%) GxP
5 1 (0.72%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (5.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.72%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.72%) RACF
4 1 (0.72%) vSphere
4 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.45%) SCCM
2 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.72%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.97%) Citrix
3 10 (7.25%) VMware
4 9 (6.52%) Cisco
5 6 (4.35%) SAP
6 3 (2.17%) Avaya
6 3 (2.17%) HP
7 2 (1.45%) Apple
8 1 (0.72%) BT
8 1 (0.72%) Dell
8 1 (0.72%) IBM
8 1 (0.72%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.72%) NetApp
8 1 (0.72%) Openreach
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle
8 1 (0.72%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.72%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.72%) Tripwire
8 1 (0.72%) Xerox
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