Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Manager was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 17 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 64 74
Rank change year-on-year +16 +10 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.66% 0.45% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.47% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Lancashire median daily rate £415 £550 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.55% +24.65% -19.77%
10th Percentile £342 £525 £347
90th Percentile £435 £575 £492
North West median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Contract vacancies in Lancashire with a recognized job title 434 634 857
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 95.48% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 426 584
Lancashire median daily rate £406 £388 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.84% -9.88% +22.86%
10th Percentile £263 £187 £213
90th Percentile £561 £550 £613
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 68 82
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +7.64% +63.64%
10th Percentile £14.69 £11.19 £19.85
90th Percentile £66.19 £59.31 £54.45
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.22 £20.50
% change year-on-year +17.18% -20.90% +27.81%

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in Lancashire

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in Lancashire

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in Lancashire

Infrastructure Manager
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Preston - 2 £420 -
Infrastructure Manager
North West

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Lancashire region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat