Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Manager was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 20 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 73 77
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 16 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.02% 1.46% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.51% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 15
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -11.76% -7.61%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £394
90th Percentile £538 £459 £545
East of England median daily rate £408 £425 £403
% change year-on-year -4.12% +5.59% -5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £36.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £36.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1451 1325 1532
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.95% 96.64% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 762 775
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £208 £190
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 80 158
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.17 £14.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.40% -15.94% +11.29%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.68 £53.75 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year -18.86% +4.17% +5.00%

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Manager in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Manager
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 Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Watford -7 6 £300 -15.19%
Hatfield - 5 £300 -
Hemel Hempstead 0 1 - -
Hertford - 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £388 -
Infrastructure Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 6 (37.50%) WAN
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (31.25%) Virtual Team
4 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Legal
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Firewall
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
5 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
5 3 (18.75%) Virtual Team Management
6 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) Office 365
6 2 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) SQL

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.25%) 4G
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Virtual Team
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
3 3 (18.75%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
5 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) QMS
5 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) XenApp
1 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) BMC
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Mitel