Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Project Manager was £431 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 18 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
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 243 217
Rank change year-on-year -29 -26 +19
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Project Manager 101 106 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.61% 0.69% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.73% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 88 136
South East median daily rate £431 £413 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -0.30% -2.65%
10th Percentile £362 £324 £313
90th Percentile £538 £506 £511
England median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £20.66 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -48.36% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,519 14,500 17,250
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.12% 93.75% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,293 8,571 10,198
South East median daily rate £423 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.75% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £240 £225 £231
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 563 740 892
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +18.75%
10th Percentile £10.76 £10.31 £10.14
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.05 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.30 £18.39 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.48% -0.61% +12.12%

Infrastructure Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the South East

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the South East

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Project Manager in the South East

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the South East

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Thames Valley -8 45 £438 +2.34% 3
Hampshire 0 29 £425 +3.03% 3
Buckinghamshire -14 20 £425 +8.68% 1
Berkshire -27 19 £469 +7.14%
Surrey -21 10 £450 +5.88% 1
West Sussex -4 9 £440 +10.00%
Oxfordshire -1 6 £500 +5.26% 2
Kent -22 5 £543 +35.63% 1
East Sussex -6 1 - -
Infrastructure Project Manager
England

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region featuring Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title.

1 35 (34.65%) PRINCE2
2 32 (31.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (27.72%) Windows
3 28 (27.72%) Project Management
4 25 (24.75%) Data Centre
5 18 (17.82%) PMP
5 18 (17.82%) PMI Certification
6 16 (15.84%) Finance
7 15 (14.85%) Migration
8 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (12.87%) Active Directory
8 13 (12.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
9 12 (11.88%) Security Cleared
9 12 (11.88%) Matrix Organization
10 11 (10.89%) Citrix
10 11 (10.89%) LAN
10 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Project
10 11 (10.89%) Programme Management
11 10 (9.90%) Project Planning
11 10 (9.90%) Firewall
12 9 (8.91%) Risk Management
12 9 (8.91%) WAN
12 9 (8.91%) Supplier Management
12 9 (8.91%) VMware
13 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
13 8 (7.92%) Change Management
13 8 (7.92%) Network Security
13 8 (7.92%) QA
13 8 (7.92%) Process Improvement

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (5.94%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.97%) Confluence
2 3 (2.97%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.99%) CMS
4 1 (0.99%) Documentum
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.99%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.96%) Office 365
3 3 (2.97%) IaaS
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.89%) LAN
2 10 (9.90%) Firewall
3 9 (8.91%) WAN
4 8 (7.92%) Network Security
5 4 (3.96%) ATM
5 4 (3.96%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.98%) Internet
6 2 (1.98%) MPLS
7 1 (0.99%) DHCP
7 1 (0.99%) DNS
7 1 (0.99%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.99%) SAN
7 1 (0.99%) Skype
7 1 (0.99%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.99%) VoIP
7 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) JIRA
2 3 (2.97%) GitLab
2 3 (2.97%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (15.84%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Banking
2 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.95%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.95%) Retail
4 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.98%) Legal
5 2 (1.98%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) Middleware
2 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.75%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.96%) FlexPod
2 4 (3.96%) PMI
3 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.98%) FMCG
3 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.99%) CCTV
4 1 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.99%) EPoS
4 1 (0.99%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.72%) Windows
2 5 (4.95%) Windows 10
2 5 (4.95%) Windows 7
2 5 (4.95%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.99%) AIX
4 1 (0.99%) Linux
4 1 (0.99%) Solaris
4 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.65%) PRINCE2
2 32 (31.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (27.72%) Project Management
4 15 (14.85%) Migration
5 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (11.88%) Matrix Organization
7 11 (10.89%) Programme Management
8 10 (9.90%) Project Planning
9 9 (8.91%) Risk Management
9 9 (8.91%) Supplier Management
10 8 (7.92%) Change Management
10 8 (7.92%) Process Improvement
11 7 (6.93%) Waterfall
12 6 (5.94%) ITIL
13 5 (4.95%) Change Control
14 4 (3.96%) Logistics
15 3 (2.97%) Disaster Recovery
15 3 (2.97%) IT Strategy
15 3 (2.97%) Kanban
15 3 (2.97%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.98%) SQL
2 1 (0.99%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (17.82%) PMI Certification
1 18 (17.82%) PMP
2 13 (12.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
3 12 (11.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.98%) Degree
6 1 (0.99%) CCNA
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.99%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.99%) MCSE
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) QA
2 6 (5.94%) PMO
3 4 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.99%) GxP
4 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (12.87%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (10.89%) Citrix
2 9 (8.91%) VMware
3 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.93%) Cisco
4 7 (6.93%) NetApp
5 4 (3.96%) SAP
6 3 (2.97%) Oracle
7 2 (1.98%) HP
7 2 (1.98%) IBM
7 2 (1.98%) Splunk
8 1 (0.99%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.99%) Avaya
8 1 (0.99%) Brocade
8 1 (0.99%) Capita
8 1 (0.99%) EMC
8 1 (0.99%) Huawei