The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 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 / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 182 152
Rank change year-on-year -23 -30  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 50 88 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.98% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.03% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 65 73
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £379 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £525 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7336 8545 8844
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.60% 95.02% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4290 5092 5052
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 318 386 418
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.62 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.24% +21.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in the South East

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in the South East

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Manager in the South East

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in the South East

Infrastructure Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Berkshire +11 13 £450 -5.26% 2
Buckinghamshire -19 12 £425 +1.19% 4
Hampshire +6 6 £363 -11.58%
Oxfordshire -6 6 £438 -12.50% 1
Surrey +3 5 £393 -11.54% 1
Middlesex +11 2 £450 +2.27% 2
West Sussex +5 2 £444 -4.05%
Kent -8 2 £513 +7.04%
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 44 (41.12%) Project Management
2 36 (33.64%) PRINCE2
3 27 (25.23%) ITIL
4 25 (23.36%) Data Centre
5 24 (22.43%) Finance
5 24 (22.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
7 17 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (14.02%) Migration
9 12 (11.21%) Service Management
9 12 (11.21%) Retail
9 12 (11.21%) PMI Certification
10 11 (10.28%) LAN
10 11 (10.28%) WAN
10 11 (10.28%) Windows
10 11 (10.28%) Service Delivery
11 10 (9.35%) Office 365
11 10 (9.35%) Telecoms
12 9 (8.41%) Security Cleared
13 8 (7.48%) SC Cleared
13 8 (7.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (7.48%) Release Management
13 8 (7.48%) Degree
14 7 (6.54%) VMware
14 7 (6.54%) Change Management
14 7 (6.54%) Risk Management
14 7 (6.54%) PMP
14 7 (6.54%) Cisco
14 7 (6.54%) Infrastructure Transformation
14 7 (6.54%) PMO

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (3.74%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.87%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.93%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.35%) Office 365
2 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.93%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.28%) LAN
1 11 (10.28%) WAN
2 6 (5.61%) Internet
3 5 (4.67%) Firewall
3 5 (4.67%) Network Security
3 5 (4.67%) Unified Communications
4 4 (3.74%) MPLS
4 4 (3.74%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.80%) VoIP
6 2 (1.87%) Intranet
6 2 (1.87%) NAS
6 2 (1.87%) SAN
6 2 (1.87%) Skype
6 2 (1.87%) VPN
7 1 (0.93%) DECT
7 1 (0.93%) PPP
7 1 (0.93%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (22.43%) Finance
2 12 (11.21%) Retail
3 10 (9.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.80%) Legal
5 2 (1.87%) Law
5 2 (1.87%) Publishing
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) Middleware
1 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.36%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.61%) PMI
3 3 (2.80%) CMDB
4 2 (1.87%) FMCG
4 2 (1.87%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.87%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.93%) BYOD
5 1 (0.93%) CCTV
5 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.93%) EPoS
5 1 (0.93%) iSeries
5 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.28%) Windows
2 6 (5.61%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.74%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.87%) Unix
5 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) AIX
6 1 (0.93%) Linux
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.12%) Project Management
2 36 (33.64%) PRINCE2
3 27 (25.23%) ITIL
4 24 (22.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (14.02%) Migration
7 12 (11.21%) Service Management
8 11 (10.28%) Service Delivery
9 8 (7.48%) Release Management
10 7 (6.54%) Change Management
10 7 (6.54%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 7 (6.54%) Risk Management
11 6 (5.61%) DevOps
11 6 (5.61%) Programme Management
12 5 (4.67%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (4.67%) IT Strategy
12 5 (4.67%) ITIL V3
12 5 (4.67%) Project Planning
13 4 (3.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (3.74%) Contract Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.67%) C
2 3 (2.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (11.21%) PMI Certification
2 9 (8.41%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.48%) Degree
3 8 (7.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (7.48%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.54%) PMP
5 2 (1.87%) CCNA
5 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.87%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.87%) PgMP
5 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.93%) APMP
6 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) ISEB
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.93%) MCSE
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) PMO
2 6 (5.61%) QA
3 3 (2.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.93%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.93%) XenApp
2 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.54%) Cisco
2 7 (6.54%) VMware
3 4 (3.74%) Citrix
4 3 (2.80%) EMC
4 3 (2.80%) HP
4 3 (2.80%) Remedy
5 2 (1.87%) BMC
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle
5 2 (1.87%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.93%) BT
6 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.93%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Juniper
6 1 (0.93%) NetApp
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