Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Network Infrastructure Manager was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies 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.

Network Infrastructure Manager
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 840 816
Rank change year-on-year +14 -24 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Manager 51 41 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.039% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.041% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 33 55
UK median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +0.89%
10th Percentile £363 £321 £316
90th Percentile £564 £552 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £423 £425
% change year-on-year -2.37% -0.59% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97749 99240 107788
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64477 64699 68564
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2920 3284 4118
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.03 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +0.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Network Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Infrastructure Manager in the UK

Network Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Infrastructure Manager in the UK

Network Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Infrastructure Manager in the UK

Network Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Infrastructure Manager in the UK

Network Infrastructure Manager
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Manager within the UK 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
England +26 49 £450 - 1
London -11 26 £475 +2.15%
UK excluding London +20 25 £413 -2.37% 1
South East +4 11 £450 -14.29% 1
North of England +53 6 £400 -4.76%
North West +26 5 £375 -4.76%
Midlands +19 5 £406 +4.84%
West Midlands +21 4 £406 +4.84%
Yorkshire +20 1 £400 -4.76%
Scotland -6 1 £375 +10.29%
South West -7 1 £375 +7.14%
Wales - 1 £310 -

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

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

1 22 (43.14%) LAN
2 19 (37.25%) Data Centre
3 18 (35.29%) Project Management
4 16 (31.37%) PRINCE2
5 13 (25.49%) WAN
6 12 (23.53%) Finance
7 11 (21.57%) Firewall
7 11 (21.57%) Cisco
8 9 (17.65%) PMP
8 9 (17.65%) Windows
9 8 (15.69%) PMI Certification
9 8 (15.69%) ITIL
9 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
10 7 (13.73%) VMware
10 7 (13.73%) QA
11 6 (11.76%) Network Security
11 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
11 6 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
11 6 (11.76%) PMO
12 5 (9.80%) SLA
12 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (9.80%) Retail
13 4 (7.84%) Project Planning
13 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
13 4 (7.84%) Citrix
13 4 (7.84%) Change Management
14 3 (5.88%) Re-Platforming
14 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (5.88%) Telecoms

Network Infrastructure 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 (3.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (43.14%) LAN
2 13 (25.49%) WAN
3 11 (21.57%) Firewall
4 6 (11.76%) Network Security
5 3 (5.88%) DHCP
5 3 (5.88%) DNS
5 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (3.92%) Internet
6 2 (3.92%) SAN
6 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
6 2 (3.92%) VoIP
6 2 (3.92%) VPN
6 2 (3.92%) Wireless
7 1 (1.96%) MPLS
7 1 (1.96%) Multicast
7 1 (1.96%) NX-OS
7 1 (1.96%) OSPF
7 1 (1.96%) Skype
7 1 (1.96%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Automotive
5 1 (1.96%) Electronics
5 1 (1.96%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.92%) PMI
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) CCTV
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) NHS
3 1 (1.96%) Tandem
3 1 (1.96%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Project Management
2 16 (31.37%) PRINCE2
3 8 (15.69%) ITIL
3 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
4 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.84%) Change Management
5 4 (7.84%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.88%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (3.92%) Change Control
7 2 (3.92%) Line Management
7 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.92%) Migration
7 2 (3.92%) Open Source
7 2 (3.92%) People Management
7 2 (3.92%) Programme Delivery
7 2 (3.92%) Project Governance
8 1 (1.96%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) C
1 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) PMP
2 8 (15.69%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.88%) CCNA
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) Degree
4 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.96%) ISEB
5 1 (1.96%) MCSE
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.96%) VCP6
5 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 6 (11.76%) PMO
3 5 (9.80%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.96%) XenApp
4 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Cisco
2 7 (13.73%) VMware
3 4 (7.84%) Citrix
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.92%) Arista
5 2 (3.92%) Capita
5 2 (3.92%) F5
5 2 (3.92%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) AppSense
6 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.96%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.96%) Huawei
6 1 (1.96%) IBM
6 1 (1.96%) Juniper
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle
6 1 (1.96%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.96%) SAP