The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 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
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 304 230 178
Rank change year-on-year -74 -52  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 112 215 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.99% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.04% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 158 192
Median daily rate £475 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.06% +7.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £363 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £600 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.76% +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 London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19665 20680 22203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.86% 95.26% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14033 15001 15472
Median daily rate £500 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +3.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 230 384
Median hourly rate £19.82 £18.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.11% -3.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.57 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in London

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in London

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Manager in London

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in London

Infrastructure Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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
City of London -15 15 £525 +5.00% 4
Croydon - 5 £450 -
Greenford - 1 £475 -
West End of London - 1 - -
Infrastructure Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 96 (39.18%) Project Management
2 81 (33.06%) Finance
3 67 (27.35%) Data Centre
4 58 (23.67%) PRINCE2
5 48 (19.59%) Migration
6 37 (15.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 36 (14.69%) Banking
8 34 (13.88%) Windows
8 34 (13.88%) Microsoft
9 33 (13.47%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (11.43%) ITIL
11 26 (10.61%) WAN
11 26 (10.61%) VMware
12 21 (8.57%) Microsoft Project
13 19 (7.76%) Security Cleared
14 18 (7.35%) Active Directory
14 18 (7.35%) Risk Management
14 18 (7.35%) Office 365
15 17 (6.94%) Change Management
15 17 (6.94%) Citrix
15 17 (6.94%) PMP
15 17 (6.94%) LAN
15 17 (6.94%) SC Cleared
16 16 (6.53%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (6.53%) Retail
16 16 (6.53%) Amazon AWS
17 15 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
18 14 (5.71%) IaaS
18 14 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (5.31%) Cisco

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 12 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.04%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.63%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.22%) IIS
4 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.41%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) Confluence
6 1 (0.41%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.41%) JBoss
6 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (8.57%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (3.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (3.67%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) iTrent
1 2 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) Exstream
2 1 (0.41%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.35%) Office 365
2 16 (6.53%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (5.71%) IaaS
5 4 (1.63%) PaaS
5 4 (1.63%) SaaS
6 3 (1.22%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.41%) G Suite
7 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.61%) WAN
2 17 (6.94%) LAN
3 11 (4.49%) SAN
4 9 (3.67%) Firewall
5 8 (3.27%) VoIP
6 6 (2.45%) Internet
7 5 (2.04%) Intranet
7 5 (2.04%) Wireless
8 4 (1.63%) DNS
8 4 (1.63%) Skype
8 4 (1.63%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.22%) FTP
9 3 (1.22%) IP Telephony
9 3 (1.22%) NAS
9 3 (1.22%) Network Security
9 3 (1.22%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.82%) DHCP
10 2 (0.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.22%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.82%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.41%) GIS
4 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.82%) JIRA
General
1 81 (33.06%) Finance
2 36 (14.69%) Banking
3 16 (6.53%) Retail
4 11 (4.49%) Law
4 11 (4.49%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.67%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.86%) Legal
7 5 (2.04%) Back Office
8 4 (1.63%) Marketing
9 3 (1.22%) Advertising
9 3 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.82%) Electronics
10 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.82%) Front Office
10 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.41%) Billing
11 1 (0.41%) French Language
11 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.63%) Web Services
2 2 (0.82%) Middleware
3 1 (0.41%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.41%) J2EE
3 1 (0.41%) JDBC
3 1 (0.41%) JMS
3 1 (0.41%) JMX
3 1 (0.41%) JSP
3 1 (0.41%) Servlets
3 1 (0.41%) Spring
3 1 (0.41%) Struts
3 1 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.41%) XML
3 1 (0.41%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 67 (27.35%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.45%) Private Cloud
4 5 (2.04%) Clustering
4 5 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.63%) Fintech
6 3 (1.22%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.22%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.82%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.82%) CCTV
7 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.82%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.82%) IVR
7 2 (0.82%) PMI
7 2 (0.82%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.82%) Replication
7 2 (0.82%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.41%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.88%) Windows
2 11 (4.49%) Windows 10
3 10 (4.08%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.27%) Unix
4 8 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.45%) Linux
5 6 (2.45%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.63%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.82%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.41%) AIX
9 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (39.18%) Project Management
2 58 (23.67%) PRINCE2
3 48 (19.59%) Migration
4 37 (15.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (13.47%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (11.43%) ITIL
7 18 (7.35%) Risk Management
8 17 (6.94%) Change Management
9 12 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (4.90%) Project Governance
9 12 (4.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 12 (4.90%) Time Management
10 11 (4.49%) High Availability
11 9 (3.67%) Matrix Organization
11 9 (3.67%) Waterfall
12 8 (3.27%) Change Control
12 8 (3.27%) Server Building
12 8 (3.27%) Service Delivery
13 7 (2.86%) Investment Management
13 7 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.31%) SQL
2 6 (2.45%) Java
3 2 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (7.76%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.94%) PMP
2 17 (6.94%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 11 (4.49%) PMI Certification
5 7 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (2.45%) Degree
6 6 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.22%) CCNP
9 2 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.41%) APMP
10 1 (0.41%) CCNA
10 1 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.41%) MAPM
10 1 (0.41%) MCSE
10 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.41%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.63%) SLA
2 3 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.22%) QA
3 2 (0.82%) PMO
4 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) MiFID
4 1 (0.41%) P3O
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.45%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.82%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.82%) XenServer
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (4.90%) SCCM
2 4 (1.63%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (0.82%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.82%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.82%) SCOM
3 2 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (13.88%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.61%) VMware
3 17 (6.94%) Citrix
4 13 (5.31%) Cisco
5 10 (4.08%) HP
6 9 (3.67%) Oracle
7 6 (2.45%) SAP
8 4 (1.63%) Avaya
8 4 (1.63%) EMC
9 3 (1.22%) Symantec
10 2 (0.82%) IBM
10 2 (0.82%) Juniper
10 2 (0.82%) McAfee
10 2 (0.82%) NetApp
10 2 (0.82%) Remedy
10 2 (0.82%) Veritas
11 1 (0.41%) Cadence
11 1 (0.41%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.41%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.41%) Google
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