The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Manager was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 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 West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 122 118
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 11 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.40% 0.70% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.74% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 21
Median daily rate £375 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.79% +7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £620 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.35% +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 West. 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 West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2603 2852 2989
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.80% 95.32% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1631 1843 1914
Median daily rate £375 £365 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 141 198
Median hourly rate £39.50 £26.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.47% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.45 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in the South West

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in the South West

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in the South West

Infrastructure Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Bristol 0 6 £375 -5.36% 3
Wiltshire -1 3 £356 -25.00% 1
Gloucestershire +11 2 £400 - 2
Infrastructure Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 West region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 14 (43.75%) Project Management
2 13 (40.63%) PRINCE2
3 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (28.13%) Finance
5 8 (25.00%) Migration
6 6 (18.75%) Windows
6 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
8 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (12.50%) VMware
8 4 (12.50%) ITIL
8 4 (12.50%) Windows 10
8 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 4 (12.50%) APMP
9 3 (9.38%) Change Control
9 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
9 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
9 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
9 3 (9.38%) Change Management
9 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
10 2 (6.25%) ITSM
10 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
10 2 (6.25%) Wireless
10 2 (6.25%) BT
10 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
10 2 (6.25%) Service Management
10 2 (6.25%) Quality Management
10 2 (6.25%) Citrix
10 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Project

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (3.13%) Broadband
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) VLAN
3 1 (3.13%) VoIP
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Military
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) CCTV
2 1 (3.13%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Project Management
2 13 (40.63%) PRINCE2
3 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) Change Control
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.25%) Business Development
7 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Dependency Management
7 2 (6.25%) ITSM
7 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.25%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.25%) Service Management
7 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) APMP
3 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) VMware
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) BT
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) NetApp