The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Infrastructure Project Manager
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 146 144
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Project Manager 12 17 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.50% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.52% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 39
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £400 £411
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £423 £400
% change year-on-year -2.36% +5.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £33.25

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3152 3242 5437
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.40% 95.72% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2407 2629 4189
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 38 96
Median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.57% -3.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Infrastructure Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the City of London

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the City of London

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Project Manager in the City of London

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the City of London

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 City of London region featuring Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title.

1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Project Management
3 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
4 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
6 7 (20.59%) Migration
7 5 (14.71%) Retail
7 5 (14.71%) Windows
8 4 (11.76%) LAN
8 4 (11.76%) WAN
8 4 (11.76%) Cisco
8 4 (11.76%) HP
9 3 (8.82%) Project Governance
9 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
9 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
9 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (8.82%) Banking
9 3 (8.82%) Server Building
9 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (8.82%) Citrix
9 3 (8.82%) ITIL
9 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
9 3 (8.82%) Advertising
9 3 (8.82%) VMware
10 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
10 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
10 2 (5.88%) Firewall
10 2 (5.88%) Wireless
10 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
1 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Exstream
1 1 (2.94%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
2 2 (5.88%) NAS
2 2 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.94%) FTP
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) Skype
3 1 (2.94%) VoIP
3 1 (2.94%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 3 (8.82%) Advertising
3 3 (8.82%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) French Language
5 1 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
1 1 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.94%) iSeries
2 1 (2.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Project Management
2 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
4 7 (20.59%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL
5 3 (8.82%) Project Governance
5 3 (8.82%) Server Building
6 2 (5.88%) Email Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Investment Management
6 2 (5.88%) Matrix Management
6 2 (5.88%) Network Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.88%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.94%) Change Management
7 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.88%) PMP
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (2.94%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco
1 4 (11.76%) HP
2 3 (8.82%) Citrix
2 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) EMC
3 2 (5.88%) NetApp
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft