The table below looks at the statistics for Infrastructure Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Management over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Management
Rank 131 121 119
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Management 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.071% 0.12% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.15% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £400 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +66.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Infrastructure Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2314 1975 1758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.65% 76.34% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1332 1219 925
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 92 111
Median hourly rate £18.50 £28.85 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.86% -17.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Infrastructure Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Infrastructure Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Infrastructure Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Management across the West Midlands region.

Infrastructure Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Management across the West Midlands region.

Infrastructure Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Staffordshire - 1 £250 -
Warwickshire - 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Management
England

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Infrastructure Management.

1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Logistics
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (38.46%) SCOM
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Management
2 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) IaaS
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Virgin Media
3 4 (30.77%) Arqiva
3 4 (30.77%) Telindus
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (30.77%) Office 365
3 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (30.77%) ZTE

Infrastructure Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) IaaS
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) 3G
1 4 (30.77%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) FxCop
3 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (15.38%) StyleCop
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Quality Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Packager
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Head of IT
3 1 (7.69%) Head of IT Operations
3 1 (7.69%) Head of Operations
3 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Logistics
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Management
2 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
5 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 2 (15.38%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
1 4 (30.77%) VBA
2 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO22301
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCOM
2 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (23.08%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 4 (30.77%) Arqiva
1 4 (30.77%) BT
1 4 (30.77%) Ericsson
1 4 (30.77%) Huawei
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) NetCracker
1 4 (30.77%) Nokia
1 4 (30.77%) Nokia Networks
1 4 (30.77%) Siemens
1 4 (30.77%) Telindus
1 4 (30.77%) Virgin Media
1 4 (30.77%) ZTE
2 2 (15.38%) SaltStack
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix