Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Manager was £408 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 21 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
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 139 140
Rank change year-on-year -15 +1 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 49 59 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.95% 1.22% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.28% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 47 46
East of England median daily rate £408 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.12% +4.29% -4.12%
10th Percentile £300 £308 £283
90th Percentile £575 £555 £513
England median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £36.50 - -
England median hourly rate £35.63 £27.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +31.96% +35.00% -27.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4865 4626 5605
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.99% 95.68% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2793 2671 3283
East of England median daily rate £410 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.81% +0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 371 535
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.41 £10.60
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in the East of England

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in the East of England

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Manager in the East of England

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in the East of England

Infrastructure Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Hertfordshire -12 16 £350 -6.67% 1
Essex -5 9 £438 -20.45%
Bedfordshire -10 9 £413 -19.12% 3
Cambridgeshire -24 9 £415 -4.60%
Suffolk +14 4 £550 +2.33%
Norfolk -8 1 £463 +32.14%
East Anglia - 1 - -
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East of England region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 14 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 13 (26.53%) Project Management
3 13 (26.53%) PRINCE2
4 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
5 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
5 10 (20.41%) WAN
6 9 (18.37%) LAN
6 9 (18.37%) Citrix
6 9 (18.37%) VMware
6 9 (18.37%) Migration
7 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (16.33%) Windows
7 8 (16.33%) ITIL
8 7 (14.29%) Legal
8 7 (14.29%) Office 365
9 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
9 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (12.24%) Degree
9 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (12.24%) Retail
10 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
10 5 (10.20%) Change Management
10 5 (10.20%) Firewall
10 5 (10.20%) Virtual Team
11 4 (8.16%) Driving Licence
11 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
12 3 (6.12%) Programme Management

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (4.08%) IIS
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) WAN
2 9 (18.37%) LAN
3 5 (10.20%) Firewall
4 3 (6.12%) Skype
4 3 (6.12%) Wireless
5 2 (4.08%) DNS
5 2 (4.08%) NAS
5 2 (4.08%) SAN
5 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.04%) 4G
6 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.04%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) MPLS
6 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Legal
3 6 (12.24%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) French Language
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) Virtual Team
3 4 (8.16%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) NHS
5 1 (2.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) PRINCE2
1 13 (26.53%) Project Management
2 9 (18.37%) Migration
3 8 (16.33%) ITIL
4 5 (10.20%) Change Management
4 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.12%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.12%) Virtual Team Management
7 2 (4.08%) Business Transformation
7 2 (4.08%) Change Control
7 2 (4.08%) Coaching
7 2 (4.08%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 2 (4.08%) People Management
7 2 (4.08%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (4.08%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (4.08%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.24%) Degree
3 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.08%) CISSP
6 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.08%) MCSE
7 1 (2.04%) MBA
7 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.04%) XenApp
2 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) SCOM
2 1 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Citrix
1 9 (18.37%) VMware
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) Avaya
5 1 (2.04%) BMC
5 1 (2.04%) Brocade
5 1 (2.04%) CommVault
5 1 (2.04%) HP
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) McAfee
5 1 (2.04%) Mitel
5 1 (2.04%) NetApp