The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Project Manager was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 29 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
North West > Manchester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 90 74
Rank change year-on-year +7 -16  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Project Manager 7 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.50% 0.84% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.88% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 9
Manchester median daily rate £415 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.41% -2.50%  
10th Percentile £352 £321 £251
90th Percentile £463 £491 £443
North West median daily rate £415 £405 £406
% change year-on-year +2.46% -0.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1317 1699 1453
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 93.40% 95.13% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2445 3693 3086
Manchester median daily rate £388 £389 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.25% +11.00%  
10th Percentile £200 £248 £208
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 142 233
Manchester median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -6.27%  
10th Percentile £11.07 £9.27 £10.05
90th Percentile £48.75 £30.25 £23.75
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +16.66% -6.25%  

Infrastructure Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in Manchester

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region featuring Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) Banking
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) SAN
4 3 (18.75%) NAS
4 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
5 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
5 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 2 (12.50%) QA
5 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) Unix
5 2 (12.50%) AIX
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 2 (12.50%) ITSM
6 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.25%) Firewall
6 1 (6.25%) VMware

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) NAS
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) CCTV
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) AIX
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
5 2 (12.50%) ITSM
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (6.25%) Project Governance
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) EMC
1 1 (6.25%) IBM
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) PlateSpin
1 1 (6.25%) VMware