Period
to 19 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Project Manager was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 19 August 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
England > North West
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 173 187
Rank change year-on-year -11 +14 -26
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Project Manager 30 34 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.49% 0.59% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.62% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 39
North West median daily rate £365 £420 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.10% +4.87% -2.91%
10th Percentile £285 £324 £323
90th Percentile £474 £529 £507
England median daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5,801 5,470 7,098
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.29% 94.70% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,620 3,322 4,378
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £240 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 257 265
North West median hourly rate £18.79 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.05% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.18 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.25 £47.39
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -2.63% +6.74%

Infrastructure Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the North West

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the North West

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager in the North West over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Project Manager in the North West

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the North West

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire -4 12 £329 -17.81%
Manchester -25 9 £425 -3.41%
Cheshire -9 7 £456 +17.74%
Merseyside +16 1 £350 -18.84%
Infrastructure Project Manager
England

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, Infrastructure Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region featuring Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title.

1 12 (40.00%) Project Management
2 8 (26.67%) LAN
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) Finance
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) Unix
6 4 (13.33%) AIX
6 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (13.33%) Change Control
7 3 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (10.00%) Mainframe
7 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.00%) DB2
7 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Business Development
8 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
8 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
8 2 (6.67%) Firewall

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
1 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) DMZ
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) PMI
3 1 (3.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) AIX
1 4 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) MVS
3 1 (3.33%) OS/390
3 1 (3.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Project Management
2 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Change Control
3 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Business Development
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 2 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Dependency Management
6 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) PMP
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) CA
4 1 (3.33%) Capita
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) SAP