Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Infrastructure Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 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.

Senior Infrastructure Manager
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 855 844 828
Rank change year-on-year -11 -16 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Manager 41 42 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.040% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.042% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 38
UK median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £348 £425 £397
90th Percentile £633 £660 £654
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £488 £456
% change year-on-year -12.82% +6.85% +1.39%
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 97695 99488 108685
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.75% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64489 64865 69136
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 2905 3326 4142
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.93 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.45 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Senior Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Manager in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Infrastructure Manager in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Manager over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Infrastructure Manager in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Infrastructure Manager in the UK

Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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 -11 37 £488 -2.50% 3
UK excluding London +41 26 £425 -12.82% 3
London -18 14 £575 +4.55%
Midlands +31 7 £408 -18.50%
South East +3 7 £500 +5.26% 3
East of England +2 5 - -
West Midlands +18 4 £375 -25.00%
North of England - 4 £400 -
East Midlands +1 3 £425 +6.12%
Scotland - 3 £438 -
Yorkshire - 3 £400 -
North West - 1 £500 -

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 17 (41.46%) Project Management
1 17 (41.46%) PRINCE2
2 15 (36.59%) Finance
3 8 (19.51%) Migration
3 8 (19.51%) Office 365
4 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
4 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (17.07%) PMP
5 6 (14.63%) PMI Certification
5 6 (14.63%) LAN
5 6 (14.63%) Firewall
5 6 (14.63%) Retail
6 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.20%) QA
6 5 (12.20%) Legal
6 5 (12.20%) Windows
6 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.76%) WAN
7 4 (9.76%) Degree
7 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
7 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
7 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
7 4 (9.76%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.32%) Change Control
8 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (7.32%) Project Governance
8 3 (7.32%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (7.32%) PMO
8 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management

Senior 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 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.44%) MS Project Server
1 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) CA PPM
1 1 (2.44%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Office 365
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) IaaS
4 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Firewall
1 6 (14.63%) LAN
2 4 (9.76%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) SAN
3 2 (4.88%) Skype
4 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Retail
3 5 (12.20%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.44%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Finance
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) NHS
2 2 (4.88%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.44%) Equities
3 1 (2.44%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) PMI
3 1 (2.44%) RIA
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.44%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) PRINCE2
1 17 (41.46%) Project Management
2 8 (19.51%) Migration
3 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Programme Management
5 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
6 3 (7.32%) Change Control
6 3 (7.32%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (7.32%) Project Governance
6 3 (7.32%) Service Management
6 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (4.88%) Change Management
7 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL
7 2 (4.88%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.88%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) PMP
2 6 (14.63%) PMI Certification
3 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (9.76%) Degree
4 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.44%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 3 (7.32%) PMO
3 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.44%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.44%) ProxySG
1 1 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.44%) CA
4 1 (2.44%) Capita
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) CyberArk
4 1 (2.44%) Dell
4 1 (2.44%) EMC
4 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.44%) FireEye
4 1 (2.44%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Siebel
4 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.44%) Veeam