The median contractor rate for a Network Infrastructure Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Infrastructure Manager
UK
Rank 575 594 595
Rank change year-on-year +19 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Manager 24 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.064% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.068% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 18
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £518 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  
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 42403 50275 49651
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.18% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27453 32530 30008
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 1573 1955
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Network Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Infrastructure Manager.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Infrastructure Manager in the UK

Network Infrastructure Manager
Top 29 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 3 months to 23 March 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 +26 24 £425 -5.55% 1
London +10 6 £475 +15.15%
South East +14 5 £569 +19.73% 1
West Midlands +14 3 £413 +8.55%
Yorkshire +10 3 £425 -
West Yorkshire +5 3 £425 -
South West +4 3 £436 +28.30%
City of London +9 2 £500 +11.11%
North East - 2 £320 -
Crawley +11 1 £475 -
Leeds +4 1 - -
Staffordshire +3 1 £413 +8.55%
West Sussex +1 1 £475 -
Birmingham +1 1 £413 +8.55%
Tamworth 0 1 £413 +8.55%
East of England -5 1 £350 -24.73%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £320 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £350 -
Durham - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £375 -
Atherstone - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Brentford - 1 £550 -
Coventry - 1 £360 -
Luton - 1 £350 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £320 -
Swindon - 1 - -

Network Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 16 (36.36%) Project Management
2 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
3 12 (27.27%) Firewall
3 12 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 11 (25.00%) ITIL
4 11 (25.00%) Cisco
4 11 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (20.45%) Finance
6 8 (18.18%) Migration
6 8 (18.18%) LAN
6 8 (18.18%) WAN
7 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 5 (11.36%) HP
8 5 (11.36%) MS Project
8 5 (11.36%) Windows
8 5 (11.36%) MPLS
8 5 (11.36%) Service Management
8 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.09%) Banking
9 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 4 (9.09%) Citrix
9 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (9.09%) PMP
9 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
10 3 (6.82%) SLA
10 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (6.82%) EMC
10 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
10 3 (6.82%) Unix

Network Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Project
2 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.55%) MS Office
4 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) Firewall
2 8 (18.18%) LAN
2 8 (18.18%) WAN
3 5 (11.36%) MPLS
4 2 (4.55%) Internet
4 2 (4.55%) Network Security
4 2 (4.55%) VPN
4 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.27%) DHCP
5 1 (2.27%) DNS
5 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.27%) SAN
5 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.27%) VoIP
5 1 (2.27%) VPLS
5 1 (2.27%) Wireless
5 1 (2.27%) WLAN
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) CMDB
3 2 (4.55%) CCTV
3 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) BYOD
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Digital Signage
4 1 (2.27%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.27%) FMCG
4 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.27%) iSeries
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) PMI
4 1 (2.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Unix
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Project Management
2 12 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 11 (25.00%) ITIL
3 11 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (18.18%) Migration
5 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Service Management
6 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.82%) Change Management
7 3 (6.82%) IT Strategy
7 3 (6.82%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.82%) ITSM
7 3 (6.82%) Project Planning
7 3 (6.82%) SIEM
7 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (4.55%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 4 (9.09%) PMP
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) APMP
4 1 (2.27%) MCSE
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) PMBOK
2 2 (4.55%) PMO
3 1 (2.27%) GDPR
3 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.27%) XenApp
3 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Nexpose
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Cisco
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.36%) HP
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix
5 3 (6.82%) EMC
5 3 (6.82%) NetApp
5 3 (6.82%) VMware
6 2 (4.55%) BT
6 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.55%) F5
6 2 (4.55%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.55%) Juniper
6 2 (4.55%) OpenLink
7 1 (2.27%) Concur
7 1 (2.27%) LogRhythm
7 1 (2.27%) Proofpoint