Period
to 24 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Manager was £481 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 24 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 127 142
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 25 52 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.66% 1.06% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.14% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 43 36
Berkshire median daily rate £481 £475 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.32% +19.50% +9.66%
10th Percentile £344 £413 £316
90th Percentile £688 £521 £547
South East median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £42.50
South East median hourly rate - - £42.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3507 4547 5094
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 92.46% 92.87% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1707 2392 2674
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.75% +0.87%
10th Percentile £214 £250 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £526
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 166 197
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -26.32% +11.76%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £10.83
90th Percentile £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.32% +2.91%

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in Berkshire

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in Berkshire

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Manager in Berkshire

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in Berkshire

Infrastructure Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Bracknell +15 7 £644 +43.06%
Reading +25 4 £500 +2.56% 3
Newbury - 3 £375 -
Maidenhead -4 2 £513 -
Wokingham +9 1 £325 -
Slough +2 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Berkshire region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 10 (40.00%) Project Management
2 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (28.00%) Retail
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (20.00%) Finance
4 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.00%) VMware
6 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) Contract Management
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) People Management
7 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.00%) Internet
7 2 (8.00%) PMP
7 2 (8.00%) Windows
7 2 (8.00%) FMCG
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (4.00%) Office 365
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (4.00%) PgMP

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
1 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.00%) DECT
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) MPLS
2 1 (4.00%) Network Security
2 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
General
1 7 (28.00%) Retail
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) FMCG
3 1 (4.00%) CCTV
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) PMI
3 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Project Management
2 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
6 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.00%) Contract Management
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) People Management
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.00%) Kanban
8 1 (4.00%) Programme Delivery
8 1 (4.00%) Service Design
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 1 (4.00%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (8.00%) PMP
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PgMP
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) BT
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) EMC
2 1 (4.00%) IBM
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Remedy