The median contractor rate for a IT Infrastructure Project Manager was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 28 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.

IT Infrastructure Project Manager
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 150 192
Rank change year-on-year -10 +42  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Project Manager 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.065% 0.12% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.13% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £350 £540 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.18% +39.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £68.00 - -

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 2916 3192 4971
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.23% 95.17% 96.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2268 2545 3747
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 £313 £305 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 45 78
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +11.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £46.10 £26.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

IT 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 IT Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title.

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

IT 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 IT Infrastructure Project Manager in the City of London.

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

IT Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT 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 IT Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification

IT 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMP