The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Manager was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 29 April 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 97 78
Rank change year-on-year +18 -19  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 31 55 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.60% 1.84% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.97% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 21
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £313 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £478 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £46.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1835 2787 2848
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.69% 93.34% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1104 1552 1531
Median daily rate £375 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 60 100
Median hourly rate £17.50 £30.10 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +88.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £44.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in Scotland

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in Scotland

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in Scotland over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Manager in Scotland

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in Scotland

Infrastructure Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Edinburgh -3 20 £450 +4.34%
Glasgow +6 7 £413 +17.43% 1
West Lothian +3 1 - -
Infrastructure Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Scotland region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 14 (35.90%) Project Management
3 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (25.64%) PRINCE2
5 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.38%) Migration
7 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
8 4 (10.26%) Banking
9 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
9 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
9 3 (7.69%) Scrum
9 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (7.69%) Windows
9 3 (7.69%) Linux
9 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.69%) Degree
9 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team Management
9 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team
9 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
10 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
10 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
10 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
10 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
10 2 (5.13%) Law
10 2 (5.13%) Network Design

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

Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
1 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) DB2
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Local Government
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) CCTV
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Project Management
2 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (25.64%) PRINCE2
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.38%) Migration
6 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.69%) Scrum
6 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team Management
7 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.13%) Network Design
7 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.56%) Information Security
8 1 (2.56%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.56%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
1 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.56%) APMP
2 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) ISO22301
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Citrix
2 1 (2.56%) CyberArk
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Planview
2 1 (2.56%) Symantec
2 1 (2.56%) Teradata
2 1 (2.56%) Twitter
2 1 (2.56%) VMware