The median contractor rate for an IT Infrastructure Manager was £669 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 June 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.

IT Infrastructure Manager
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 162 197
Rank change year-on-year 0 +35  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.061% 0.030% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.031% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £669 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.38% +10.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -16.66% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3152 3242 5437
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.40% 95.72% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2407 2629 4189
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 38 96
Median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.57% -3.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

IT Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured IT Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Infrastructure Manager in the City of London

IT 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 IT Infrastructure Manager in the City of London.

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

IT Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Infrastructure Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT 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 IT Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) French Language
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL

IT 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) French Language
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) VMware