Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Manager was £471 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure Manager
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 47 31
Rank change year-on-year -5 -16 +16
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 9 8 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.34% 1.19% 4.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.25% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 23
Bedfordshire median daily rate £471 £410 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.94% -13.68% +5.56%
10th Percentile £368 £381 £376
90th Percentile £538 £500 £535
East of England median daily rate £388 £413 £425
% change year-on-year -6.06% -2.94% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 - £36.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 641 638 753
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 95.67% 95.22% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 440 521
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £281 £237 £212
90th Percentile £575 £603 £588
East of England median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 44
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £40.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.75% +53.85% +1.96%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.95 £10.58
90th Percentile £31.15 £50.78 £44.93
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -4.76%

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in Bedfordshire

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in Bedfordshire

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Manager in Bedfordshire

Infrastructure Manager
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 3 - -
Luton +4 2 £438 -16.67%
Infrastructure Manager
East of England

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (33.33%) Office 365
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Strategic Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) OneDrive
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (11.11%) Post-Production
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) OneDrive
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) Strategic Management
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) Post-Production
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix