The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Manager was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Manager
England / East of England
Rank 99 83 91
Rank change year-on-year -16 +8  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 29 41 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.35% 1.69% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.75% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 25
Median daily rate £438 £413 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £295 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £533 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £68.00 - -
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 the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2053 2338 2498
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 95.71% 96.41% 96.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1250 1366 1409
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 168 239
Median hourly rate £31.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.78% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £40.00
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 the East of England

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

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +2 7 £418 -14.35%
Suffolk 0 6 £450 +28.57%
Cambridgeshire -1 5 £413 -
Hertfordshire -8 5 £400 -5.88% 2
Norfolk +3 3 - -
East Anglia - 2 - -
Essex -19 1 £500 +20.48%
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East of England region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 22 (55.00%) Project Management
2 15 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (22.50%) Finance
4 9 (22.50%) Supplier Management
5 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (20.00%) Migration
5 8 (20.00%) Citrix
6 7 (17.50%) Windows
7 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (15.00%) VMware
7 6 (15.00%) Office 365
8 5 (12.50%) WAN
8 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.50%) ITIL
9 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 4 (10.00%) Degree
10 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
10 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
10 3 (7.50%) Line Management
10 3 (7.50%) Retail
10 3 (7.50%) LAN
10 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.50%) Virtual Environments
11 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 (5.00%) IIS
1 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.50%) IaaS
3 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) WAN
2 3 (7.50%) LAN
3 2 (5.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (5.00%) MPLS
3 2 (5.00%) NAS
3 2 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.50%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) French Language
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.50%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Project Management
2 15 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (22.50%) Supplier Management
5 8 (20.00%) Migration
6 5 (12.50%) ITIL
7 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.50%) Line Management
8 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (7.50%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Email Migration
9 2 (5.00%) High Availability
9 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.00%) Network Optimisation
9 2 (5.00%) People Management
9 2 (5.00%) Secure Coding
9 2 (5.00%) Server Building
9 2 (5.00%) Strategic Management
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
1 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Citrix
2 6 (15.00%) VMware
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) HP
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