The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Support Manager was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies 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 Support Manager
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 597 640 632
Rank change year-on-year +43 -8  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Manager 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.006% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Median daily rate £650 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.57% +37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £383 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £443 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £413 £283
% change year-on-year -24.24% +46.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44357 51050 53273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28704 33277 33414
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1510 2064
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Infrastructure Support Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Support Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Support Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Support Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Manager over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Support Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Support Manager
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Manager within the UK 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
England +35 5 £650 +44.44%
West Yorkshire - 3 £313 -
Yorkshire - 3 £313 -
Bradford - 2 £313 -
London - 2 £700 -
Leeds - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £750 -

Infrastructure Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Infrastructure Support 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 featuring Infrastructure Support Manager in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) WSUS
2 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
2 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
2 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery

Infrastructure Support Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Front Office
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Delphi
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) SAP