Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Project Manager was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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.

Infrastructure Project Manager
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 91 72
Rank change year-on-year -3 -19 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Project Manager 9 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.57% 0.65% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.67% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 11
Birmingham median daily rate £340 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.42% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £301 £371 £391
90th Percentile £430 £500 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £358 £393 £401
% change year-on-year -8.92% -2.18% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 1,492 1,335 1,224
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.09% 95.77% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,043 833 770
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £388 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +7.27% +3.21%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £207
90th Percentile £530 £550 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 60 63
Birmingham median hourly rate £12.46 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.07% - -17.14%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.54 £10.53
90th Percentile £36.13 £27.52 £41.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £15.92 £17.00
% change year-on-year +9.92% -6.35% +5.72%

Infrastructure Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in Birmingham

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in Birmingham

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Project Manager in Birmingham

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Infrastructure Project 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 Birmingham region featuring Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Retail
1 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Project Governance
3 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 4 (44.44%) Logistics
3 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (44.44%) PMI
3 4 (44.44%) PMP
3 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (22.22%) PMO
6 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (11.11%) XenApp
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) ADSL
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) PMI
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Change Control
2 4 (44.44%) Logistics
2 4 (44.44%) Project Governance
2 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
1 4 (44.44%) PMP
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix