The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Infrastructure Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 106 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 42 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.28% 0.85% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.89% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 19
Median daily rate £450 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £269 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £494 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
- -39.02%
Infrastructure Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3145 2350 2400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.65% 94.99% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1872 1389 1219
Median daily rate £400 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 150 188
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.78 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

Infrastructure Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Manager
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 Manager across the West Midlands region.

Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Infrastructure Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Manager
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 Manager across the West Midlands region.

Infrastructure Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Manager
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 Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Warwickshire +2 12 £300 -7.69%
Birmingham -8 10 £500 +14.28%
Shropshire - 4 - -
Coventry -18 3 £650 +173.68% 1
Solihull -7 2 £360 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £295 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £450 - 1
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 27 (35.53%) PRINCE2
2 25 (32.89%) Project Management
3 24 (31.58%) Data Centre
4 18 (23.68%) PMI
4 18 (23.68%) PMI Certification
5 17 (22.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 16 (21.05%) Finance
7 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (17.11%) SC Cleared
8 13 (17.11%) Security Cleared
9 12 (15.79%) Unified Communications
9 12 (15.79%) Programme Management
10 11 (14.47%) WAN
11 10 (13.16%) PMP
11 10 (13.16%) Risk Management
11 10 (13.16%) VMware
12 8 (10.53%) Manufacturing
12 8 (10.53%) Linux
13 7 (9.21%) LAN
13 7 (9.21%) Cisco
13 7 (9.21%) Change Management
13 7 (9.21%) Red Hat
13 7 (9.21%) Migration
13 7 (9.21%) SUSE
13 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (9.21%) Performance Metrics
14 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Transformation
14 6 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (7.89%) Supplier Management
15 5 (6.58%) Citrix

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
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 (3.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Open Workbench
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
2 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) Unified Communications
2 11 (14.47%) WAN
3 7 (9.21%) LAN
4 3 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.63%) BGP
5 2 (2.63%) Broadband
5 2 (2.63%) EIGRP
5 2 (2.63%) FTP
5 2 (2.63%) HTTP
5 2 (2.63%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.63%) MPLS
5 2 (2.63%) OSPF
5 2 (2.63%) SMTP
5 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.63%) VLAN
5 2 (2.63%) VPN
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (1.32%) Firewall
6 1 (1.32%) Skype
6 1 (1.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.32%) Big Data
General
1 16 (21.05%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.63%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 18 (23.68%) PMI
3 7 (9.21%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.95%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.32%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Linux
2 7 (9.21%) SUSE
3 3 (3.95%) Windows
4 1 (1.32%) AIX
4 1 (1.32%) Solaris
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) PRINCE2
2 25 (32.89%) Project Management
3 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (15.79%) Programme Management
5 10 (13.16%) Risk Management
6 7 (9.21%) Change Management
6 7 (9.21%) Migration
7 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 6 (7.89%) Supplier Management
8 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.26%) Line Management
8 4 (5.26%) Project Governance
8 4 (5.26%) Resource Management
9 3 (3.95%) ITIL
9 3 (3.95%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (3.95%) Presales
9 3 (3.95%) Quality Management
9 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (3.95%) Virtual Team Management
10 2 (2.63%) Conflict Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (23.68%) PMI Certification
2 17 (22.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 13 (17.11%) SC Cleared
3 13 (17.11%) Security Cleared
4 10 (13.16%) PMP
5 4 (5.26%) ISEB
6 2 (2.63%) CCIE
6 2 (2.63%) CCNP
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) VMware
2 7 (9.21%) Cisco
2 7 (9.21%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.58%) Citrix
4 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.26%) NetApp
5 2 (2.63%) Brocade
5 2 (2.63%) Juniper
5 2 (2.63%) SAP
6 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.32%) Intel Security