Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Infrastructure Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 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.

IT Infrastructure Manager
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 351 364 379
Rank change year-on-year +13 +15 -19
Contract jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 27 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.084% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.090% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 8
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -7.25% +23.21%
10th Percentile £394 £325 £360
90th Percentile £549 £549 £527
England median daily rate £431 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £23.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15904 15621 18300
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.50% 93.95% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9440 9298 10742
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 646 772 917
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

IT Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Infrastructure Manager in the South East

IT 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 IT Infrastructure Manager in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Infrastructure Manager in the South East

IT Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Infrastructure Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Infrastructure Manager in the South East

IT 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 IT Infrastructure Manager in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Infrastructure Manager in the South East

IT 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 IT Infrastructure Manager within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Thames Valley 0 12 £425 +6.25%
West Sussex -2 6 £485 +2.11%
Berkshire +5 5 £575 +43.75%
Buckinghamshire -20 5 £425 -
Hampshire +10 4 £450 +28.57% 1
Surrey -15 3 £425 -10.53%
Oxfordshire - 2 £406 -
Kent - 1 - -
IT Infrastructure Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT 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 IT Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 11 (40.74%) PRINCE2
2 9 (33.33%) Project Management
3 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
4 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.93%) Windows
5 6 (22.22%) PMP
6 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
8 3 (11.11%) QA
8 3 (11.11%) SCCM
8 3 (11.11%) Network Security
8 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
8 3 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (11.11%) Migration
8 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
8 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
8 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (11.11%) Finance
8 3 (11.11%) Change Management
8 3 (11.11%) Firewall
8 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (11.11%) LAN
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (7.41%) Middleware
9 2 (7.41%) SQL
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle
9 2 (7.41%) VMware
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V

IT 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 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) LAN
1 3 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) CCTV
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.70%) FMCG
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) PRINCE2
2 9 (33.33%) Project Management
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 2 (7.41%) Application Packaging
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
7 1 (3.70%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) PMP
2 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
3 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) PMO
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle
1 2 (7.41%) VMware
2 1 (3.70%) Capita