Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Manager was £329 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 25 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 83 76
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 5 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.47% 0.58% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.59% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 10
South Wales median daily rate £329 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.65% +13.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £284 £240 £300
90th Percentile £351 £499 £421
Wales median daily rate £329 £425 £381
% change year-on-year -22.65% +11.48% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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 Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1036 1022 1050
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 96.55% 98.36% 96.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 674 762
South Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £175 £210 £200
90th Percentile £538 £513 £475
Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 69 48
South Wales median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.47% +20.35% -11.72%
10th Percentile £11.12 £10.30 £9.68
90th Percentile £77.50 £69.20 £25.53
Wales median hourly rate £21.13 £15.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +36.29% +14.81% -10.00%

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in South Wales

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in South Wales

Infrastructure Manager
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 25 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
Cardiff +7 3 £349 +4.89%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £310 -
Infrastructure Manager
Wales

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Wales region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) French Language
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) PMO
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) French Language
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft