The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Manager was £458 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 24 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.

Infrastructure Manager
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 78 52
Rank change year-on-year +8 -26  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 10 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.84% 1.48% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.56% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 11
Median daily rate £458 £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.06% -7.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £33.25

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1147 1286 1377
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 96.22% 95.47% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 707 733
Median daily rate £375 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 22
Median hourly rate £15.86 £29.16 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.60% +45.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Manager in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Edinburgh region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Project Management
3 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Banking
5 4 (14.81%) Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Windows
6 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (7.41%) Business Development
7 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Linux
7 2 (7.41%) Unix
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
7 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
7 2 (7.41%) QA
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (7.41%) People Management
8 1 (3.70%) Re-Platforming
8 1 (3.70%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
8 1 (3.70%) ISO 22301
8 1 (3.70%) Kanban

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) DB2
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) PMI
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Project Management
2 9 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Business Development
6 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (7.41%) People Management
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.70%) APMP
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) CyberArk
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Planview
1 1 (3.70%) Symantec
1 1 (3.70%) Teradata
1 1 (3.70%) Twitter