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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Manager
Rank 601 585 575
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Contract jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 52 78 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 56 44
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £483 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
- +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £41.00

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
50498 55077 54105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33021 35180 33066
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1705 2088 2149
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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 September 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 -8 49 £425 +4.61% 7
London -15 23 £505 +16.76% 2
West Yorkshire +15 5 £400 +100.00% 2
Yorkshire +12 5 £400 +23.07% 2
City of London +11 5 £425 -5.55%
East of England +5 5 £456 +14.06% 1
West Midlands -30 5 £369 +13.89%
Cambridge +23 4 £456 +14.06%
Cambridgeshire +23 4 £456 +14.06%
South East +14 4 £375 -13.04% 1
Leeds +12 4 £406 +103.12% 1
South West +12 3 £375 -6.25% 1
Scotland +12 3 £450 +16.88%
Surrey +11 3 £469 +33.92%
North West +6 3 £369 -7.81%
Birmingham -4 3 £475 +29.25%
Swindon +8 1 £350 -25.33%
Edinburgh +8 1 £450 +16.88%
Wiltshire +2 1 £350 -25.33%
Hertfordshire 0 1 - -
Manchester -1 1 £363 +42.15%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £450 -
Poole - 1 £375 -
Reigate - 1 £563 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Erskine - 1 £450 -
Feltham - 1 £498 -
Glasgow - 1 £350 -
Huddersfield - 1 £215 -

IT Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 47 (41.96%) Project Management
2 35 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 32 (28.57%) Finance
4 26 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (23.21%) ITIL
4 26 (23.21%) Data Centre
5 19 (16.96%) Windows
6 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
7 17 (15.18%) Migration
8 16 (14.29%) Change Management
9 14 (12.50%) PMI Certification
10 12 (10.71%) PMP
10 12 (10.71%) Banking
11 11 (9.82%) Cisco
11 11 (9.82%) WAN
12 10 (8.93%) Degree
12 10 (8.93%) Windows Server
13 9 (8.04%) LAN
13 9 (8.04%) Citrix
13 9 (8.04%) Service Management
13 9 (8.04%) Risk Management
13 9 (8.04%) VMware
13 9 (8.04%) Programme Management
14 8 (7.14%) Firewall
14 8 (7.14%) SLA
14 8 (7.14%) Linux
14 8 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 7 (6.25%) Network Security
15 7 (6.25%) Security Cleared
15 7 (6.25%) Retail

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 4 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.57%) MS Project Server
1 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.79%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.36%) MS Project
3 5 (4.46%) MS Office
4 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.89%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) Office 365
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.89%) IaaS
3 1 (0.89%) PaaS
3 1 (0.89%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.82%) WAN
2 9 (8.04%) LAN
3 8 (7.14%) Firewall
4 7 (6.25%) Network Security
5 3 (2.68%) Internet
5 3 (2.68%) SAN
5 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.68%) VoIP
5 3 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.79%) Broadband
6 2 (1.79%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.79%) MPLS
6 2 (1.79%) NAS
6 2 (1.79%) Skype
6 2 (1.79%) VLAN
6 2 (1.79%) Wireless
7 1 (0.89%) DHCP
7 1 (0.89%) DNS
7 1 (0.89%) PSTN
7 1 (0.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.79%) Big Data
2 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 32 (28.57%) Finance
2 12 (10.71%) Banking
3 7 (6.25%) Retail
3 7 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.68%) Automotive
6 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.79%) Law
6 2 (1.79%) Legal
7 1 (0.89%) Electronics
7 1 (0.89%) French Language
7 1 (0.89%) Local Government
7 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.46%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.21%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.57%) PMI
5 3 (2.68%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.79%) AS400
6 2 (1.79%) Clustering
6 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.79%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.79%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.89%) CCTV
7 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.89%) EPoS
7 1 (0.89%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.89%) IVR
7 1 (0.89%) NHS
7 1 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.89%) PKI
7 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.96%) Windows
2 10 (8.93%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.14%) Linux
4 4 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.68%) Unix
5 3 (2.68%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.79%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.79%) OpenVMS
6 2 (1.79%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.89%) AIX
7 1 (0.89%) Android
7 1 (0.89%) Solaris
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (41.96%) Project Management
2 35 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 26 (23.21%) ITIL
3 26 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (15.18%) Migration
5 16 (14.29%) Change Management
6 9 (8.04%) Programme Management
6 9 (8.04%) Risk Management
6 9 (8.04%) Service Management
7 8 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 6 (5.36%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.36%) Supplier Management
10 5 (4.46%) Line Management
10 5 (4.46%) Project Planning
10 5 (4.46%) Resource Management
11 4 (3.57%) Change Control
11 4 (3.57%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 4 (3.57%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.57%) SQL
2 2 (1.79%) Java
3 1 (0.89%) C
3 1 (0.89%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 12 (10.71%) PMP
3 10 (8.93%) Degree
4 7 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.36%) CCNA
5 6 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (5.36%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.68%) MCSE
6 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.79%) CCA
7 2 (1.79%) CCENT
7 2 (1.79%) CITP
7 2 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.79%) ISEB
7 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.14%) SLA
2 3 (2.68%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.79%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.89%) GAMP
4 1 (0.89%) GxP
4 1 (0.89%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.89%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.89%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.89%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.89%) MOM
2 1 (0.89%) vMotion
Vendors
1 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.82%) Cisco
3 9 (8.04%) Citrix
3 9 (8.04%) VMware
4 5 (4.46%) SAP
5 3 (2.68%) IBM
6 2 (1.79%) Apple
6 2 (1.79%) Avaya
6 2 (1.79%) Lotus
7 1 (0.89%) Dell
7 1 (0.89%) HP
7 1 (0.89%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.89%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle
7 1 (0.89%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.89%) Tripwire
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