The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Manager
South East / West Sussex
Rank 57 53 58
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 3 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.59% 2.26% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 2.35% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 2
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £68.00 - £46.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 492 554 502
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.43% 96.35% 96.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 335 310
Median daily rate £413 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 30
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in West Sussex

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in West Sussex

Infrastructure Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 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
Horsham - 2 - -
Crawley +4 1 £475 +11.76%
Infrastructure Manager
South East

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 West Sussex region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (30.00%) People Management
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (30.00%) QA
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) MPLS
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) PMP
3 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (20.00%) Tumbleweed
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (20.00%) MobileIron
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) MPLS
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (10.00%) BYOD
3 1 (10.00%) iSeries
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (30.00%) People Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (20.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) PMO
3 1 (10.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) F5
1 2 (20.00%) MobileIron
1 2 (20.00%) Tumbleweed
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) VMware