The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Manager
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 74 92 94
Rank change year-on-year +18 +2  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 28 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.05% 0.93% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 0.97% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 19
Median daily rate £425 £238 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +78.94% -38.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £206 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £443 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.62%  
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 Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1320 1862 1720
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.77% 96.28% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 858 1268 1075
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 69 87
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.07 £8.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Manager in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Manager in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Leeds +20 19 £425 - 2
Bradford - 2 - - 2
Halifax +2 1 £360 +15.20%
Infrastructure Manager
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 21 (52.50%) Finance
2 17 (42.50%) Windows
3 15 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (35.00%) ITIL
5 13 (32.50%) Project Management
5 13 (32.50%) VMware
6 12 (30.00%) Cisco
7 11 (27.50%) Avaya
8 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 9 (22.50%) People Management
9 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
9 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
9 9 (22.50%) Unix
10 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 8 (20.00%) Service Delivery
10 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
11 7 (17.50%) Migration
11 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
11 7 (17.50%) Linux
11 7 (17.50%) Supplier Management
11 7 (17.50%) iSeries
12 6 (15.00%) WAN
13 5 (12.50%) Firewall
13 5 (12.50%) LAN
13 5 (12.50%) IBM Domino
13 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
13 5 (12.50%) SLA
13 5 (12.50%) Office 365
13 5 (12.50%) Palo Alto
13 5 (12.50%) WebSphere

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (12.50%) IBM Domino
1 5 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Office 365
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) WAN
2 5 (12.50%) Firewall
2 5 (12.50%) LAN
3 3 (7.50%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (52.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Law
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.50%) iSeries
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Unix
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (35.00%) ITIL
3 13 (32.50%) Project Management
4 9 (22.50%) People Management
5 8 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 7 (17.50%) Migration
6 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
6 7 (17.50%) Supplier Management
7 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.00%) Wealth Management
8 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.50%) Line Management
8 3 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (5.00%) Analytics
9 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Customer Analytics
9 2 (5.00%) Data Management
9 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) MCSE
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) VMware
2 12 (30.00%) Cisco
3 11 (27.50%) Avaya
4 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.50%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.50%) BMC
6 1 (2.50%) BT
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) F5
6 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow