Period
to 24 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 24 July 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
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 112 90
Rank change year-on-year -16 -22 +39
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 46 97 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.09% 1.76% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.88% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 57 44
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.97%
10th Percentile £375 £244 £363
90th Percentile £575 £488 £452
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +4.65% +8.86% -16.84%

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 3999 5172 5988
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.06% 93.71% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2322 2922 3121
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £225 £230 £225
90th Percentile £525 £513 £488
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 103 169
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £46.94 £43.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 24 July 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 6 months to 24 July 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
Edinburgh -11 28 £435 +5.45%
Glasgow +5 12 £410 +17.14% 1
West Lothian -3 1 - -
Aberdeen -6 1 £475 -
Fife - 1 - -
Infrastructure Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 18 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (36.96%) Project Management
4 14 (30.43%) PRINCE2
5 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.22%) Banking
6 7 (15.22%) Migration
7 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
8 4 (8.70%) Scrum
8 4 (8.70%) Windows
8 4 (8.70%) Virtual Team Management
8 4 (8.70%) Virtual Team
9 3 (6.52%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.52%) Data Migration
10 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (4.35%) People Management
10 2 (4.35%) QA
10 2 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (4.35%) Kanban
10 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (4.35%) Business Development
10 2 (4.35%) Degree
10 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
10 2 (4.35%) Law
10 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
10 2 (4.35%) Unix

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
1 1 (2.17%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) DNS
1 1 (2.17%) Network Security
1 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) DB2
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Local Government
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Unix
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (36.96%) Project Management
3 14 (30.43%) PRINCE2
4 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.22%) Migration
6 4 (8.70%) Scrum
6 4 (8.70%) Virtual Team Management
7 3 (6.52%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.52%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Business Development
8 2 (4.35%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (4.35%) Kanban
8 2 (4.35%) People Management
8 2 (4.35%) Planning and Forecasting
8 2 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
1 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.17%) APMP
2 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 1 (2.17%) Avaya
1 1 (2.17%) CyberArk
1 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.17%) Planview
1 1 (2.17%) Symantec
1 1 (2.17%) Teradata
1 1 (2.17%) Twitter