The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Manager was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Manager
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 43 52 54
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 14 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.20% 0.93% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 0.98% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 4
Median daily rate £413 £380 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +10.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £380 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £380 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £68.00 - £46.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 612 612 696
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.38% 94.88% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 382 443
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 23
Median hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.93% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £35.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in Birmingham

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in Birmingham

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in Birmingham

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Birmingham region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 8 (47.06%) PMO
2 6 (35.29%) FMCG
2 6 (35.29%) Retail
3 5 (29.41%) Logistics
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
3 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
3 5 (29.41%) Service Design
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) MS Office
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
5 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
5 3 (17.65%) GDPR
6 2 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 2 (11.76%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (11.76%) SIEM
6 2 (11.76%) Data Validation
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.76%) ERP

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DHCP
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) FMCG
2 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) PMI
3 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Logistics
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
1 5 (29.41%) Service Design
2 4 (23.53%) Information Security
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Validation
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (11.76%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 2 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (11.76%) SIEM
4 2 (11.76%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) VCP6
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) PMO
2 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
3 3 (17.65%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Cognizant
2 1 (5.88%) F5
2 1 (5.88%) LogRhythm
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Proofpoint
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
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