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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Management
Rank 139 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Management 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.034% - 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% - 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £250 - £240
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £415
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -21.68%
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
2440 1813 1807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.82% 76.40% 76.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1463 1131 976
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 74 128
Median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £40.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 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
Staffordshire - 1 £250 - 1
Infrastructure Management
England

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 5 (50.00%) Logistics
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 4 (40.00%) ZTE
3 4 (40.00%) Nokia Networks
3 4 (40.00%) Huawei
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (40.00%) NetCracker
3 4 (40.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 4 (40.00%) Ericsson
3 4 (40.00%) Nokia
3 4 (40.00%) Siemens
3 4 (40.00%) 3G
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) VBA
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) BT
3 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) Virgin Media
3 4 (40.00%) Arqiva
3 4 (40.00%) Telindus
3 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server

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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) 3G
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) FxCop
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (20.00%) StyleCop
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Quality Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Packager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT Operations
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Operations
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 5 (50.00%) Logistics
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) High Availability
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Microservices
6 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) VBA
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO22301
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 4 (40.00%) Arqiva
1 4 (40.00%) BT
1 4 (40.00%) Ericsson
1 4 (40.00%) Huawei
1 4 (40.00%) NetCracker
1 4 (40.00%) Nokia
1 4 (40.00%) Nokia Networks
1 4 (40.00%) Siemens
1 4 (40.00%) Telindus
1 4 (40.00%) Virgin Media
1 4 (40.00%) ZTE
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix