Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 23 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 186 197
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 67 55 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.94% 0.82% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.86% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 49
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £366 £408 £382
90th Percentile £743 £623 £590
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6743 6393 8621
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.45% 95.45% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5331 5074 6774
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 78 126
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.38 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.60% -7.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £30.64 £48.12 £39.38
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.08 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.96% -5.10% +5.88%

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in the City of London

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in the City of London

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Manager in the City of London

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in the City of London

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 City of London region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 33 (49.25%) Finance
2 22 (32.84%) Project Management
3 15 (22.39%) ITIL
3 15 (22.39%) Banking
4 14 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
4 14 (20.90%) PRINCE2
5 13 (19.40%) Cisco
5 13 (19.40%) Data Centre
6 11 (16.42%) VMware
7 10 (14.93%) Migration
7 10 (14.93%) Windows
7 10 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (13.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (13.43%) Office 365
8 9 (13.43%) WAN
8 9 (13.43%) Programme Management
9 8 (11.94%) Asset Management
9 8 (11.94%) Investment Banking
9 8 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (11.94%) LAN
9 8 (11.94%) Change Control
9 8 (11.94%) Budget Control
9 8 (11.94%) Windows Server
10 7 (10.45%) People Management
10 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Management
10 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (10.45%) Problem Management
10 7 (10.45%) Hyper-V

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.99%) IIS
2 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Office 365
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.96%) Mimecast
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.99%) IaaS
5 1 (1.49%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.49%) PaaS
5 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) WAN
2 8 (11.94%) LAN
3 4 (5.97%) IP Telephony
4 2 (2.99%) MPLS
4 2 (2.99%) Network Security
4 2 (2.99%) SAN
4 2 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.49%) BGP
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.49%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.49%) Firewall
5 1 (1.49%) Internet
5 1 (1.49%) Intranet
5 1 (1.49%) IPsec
5 1 (1.49%) Multicast
5 1 (1.49%) NAS
5 1 (1.49%) OSPF
5 1 (1.49%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) Big Data
2 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 33 (49.25%) Finance
2 15 (22.39%) Banking
3 8 (11.94%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Retail
5 3 (4.48%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.48%) Legal
6 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.49%) Advertising
7 1 (1.49%) French Language
7 1 (1.49%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Middleware
2 1 (1.49%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Licensing
3 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.48%) Equities
4 3 (4.48%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.49%) Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
2 8 (11.94%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Project Management
2 15 (22.39%) ITIL
3 14 (20.90%) PRINCE2
3 14 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (14.93%) Migration
5 9 (13.43%) Programme Management
5 9 (13.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (11.94%) Asset Management
6 8 (11.94%) Budget Control
6 8 (11.94%) Change Control
6 8 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (10.45%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (10.45%) Incident Management
7 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (10.45%) People Management
7 7 (10.45%) PRINCE
7 7 (10.45%) Problem Management
8 6 (8.96%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (8.96%) Project Governance
8 6 (8.96%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) C
3 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.46%) APMP
2 5 (7.46%) CCNA
2 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.46%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (7.46%) MCP
2 5 (7.46%) MCSE
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) MCITP
4 1 (1.49%) MCTS
4 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) GDPR
2 3 (4.48%) PMO
3 2 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.49%) MiFID
System Software
1 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.49%) vSphere
4 1 (1.49%) XenApp
4 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Backup Exec
1 6 (8.96%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.97%) SCCM
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.40%) Cisco
3 11 (16.42%) VMware
4 7 (10.45%) CheckPoint
5 6 (8.96%) Citrix
5 6 (8.96%) Sophos
5 6 (8.96%) Veeam
6 5 (7.46%) Oracle
7 2 (2.99%) Arista
7 2 (2.99%) HP
7 2 (2.99%) Juniper
7 2 (2.99%) SAP
8 1 (1.49%) AppSense
8 1 (1.49%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.49%) CommVault
8 1 (1.49%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.49%) F5
8 1 (1.49%) FireEye
8 1 (1.49%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.49%) IBM