The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Infrastructure Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Management over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Management
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 57 75
Rank change year-on-year +8 +18  
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Management 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.58% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 0.38% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £170 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +164.70% -64.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £170 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £170 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £325
% change year-on-year -11.11% +38.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -25.00% -  

Infrastructure Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 515 524 708
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 81.49% 78.44% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 276 360
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 59
Median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.02% -23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.82 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Infrastructure Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Infrastructure Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Management in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Management in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Management in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Hemel Hempstead +17 10 £450 -
Infrastructure Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Infrastructure Management.

1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) JSP
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) DB2
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) SAML
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) ISA Server
5 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Juniper
5 2 (18.18%) RUP
5 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
5 2 (18.18%) WebSphere

Infrastructure Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) DB2
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) MarkLogic
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) JDeveloper
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Application Development Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Development Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Development Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Database Architect
3 1 (9.09%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) HTML5
1 4 (36.36%) JSP
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) SAML
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (9.09%) Java EE
4 1 (9.09%) Servlets
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) DataPower
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) RUP
3 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Database Security
3 1 (9.09%) EAI
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) REXX
3 1 (9.09%) Tcl
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) ISA Server
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
1 1 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
3 2 (18.18%) Trustwave
4 1 (9.09%) CA
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Serena
4 1 (9.09%) VMware